Daichi Shimbo, MD
Co-Director, Columbia Hypertension Center, Columbia University Health Sciences
Director, Translational Lab, Columbia University Health Sciences
Director, Cardiovascular Physiology Research, Cardiovascular Ultrasound Laboratories, Division of Cardiology, Columbia University Health Sciences
Director, TRANSFORM (TRaining And Nurturing Scholars FOr Research that is Multidisciplinary), Columbia University Health Sciences

Dr. Shimbo is a board-certified cardiologist and Professor of Medicine in the Division of Cardiology in the Department of Medicine at Columbia University Irving Medical Center. He co-directs the Columbia Hypertension Center, a multi-disciplinary center of excellence that provides high quality care and state-of-the-art diagnostic testing for patients with hypertension.

Dr. Shimbo’s clinical interests include the accurate diagnosis and treatment of hypertension, and evaluating the cardiovascular manifestations of hypertension. Dr. Shimbo conducts rigorous, innovative, interdisciplinary research that increases the understanding of the behavioral, psychosocial and biological processes in the pathogenesis of the increased cardiovascular disease risk associated with hypertension.