Bermuda Heart

Our Physicians

Dr. Varinder P. Singh, MD

Chairman and Professor, Cardiovascular Medicine
North Shore-LIJ Lenox Hill Hospital
Hofstra University School of Medicine

Dr. Singh completed his undergraduate degree at Franklin and Marshall College in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, and received his doctor of medicine from Meharry Medical College in Nashville, Tennessee. Dr. Singh trained at Mount Sinai Medical Center and Columbia University Medical Center, both in New York, New York. Dr. Singh is board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology through the American Board of Internal Medicine.

Dr. Singh has an active international practice with global referrals and has been featured on CBS and ABC News for his expertise in innovative techniques for treating cardiac and vascular disease.

Dr. Singh is committed to physician education; serves as a Course Director for the Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) Conference, the largest interventional vascular conference in the world as well as directs physician education and training courses at Columbia University Medical Center / New York Presbyterian Hospital.

Currently, Dr. Singh is the Chairman of the Department of Cardiology at Lenox Hill Hospital and Professor of Medicine at Hosftra University. In his position at Lenox Hill he is committed to continuum of progressive care through its distinguished, multidisciplinary team of cardiologists. He is dedicated to improving the program as part of the infrastructure revitalization of Lenox Hill Hospital and to provide an exceptional patient care experience.

Dr. Carl D. Reimers, MD, FACC, FSCAI

Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories
North Shore-LIJ Lenox Hill Hospital
Hofstra University School of Medicine

The Bermuda Heart Foundation is pleased to announce that Dr. Carl Reimers, MD, FACC, FSCAI has joined Dr. Varinder Singh as a resident cardiologists at the growing CORE Heart Health Center. Dr. Reimers possess literally years of experience working with interventional cardiology, as well as cardiovascular disease. The CORE Heart Health Center welcomes his expertise in their campaign for the advancement in preventative cardiac care on island.

Dr. Reimers graduated cum laude in 1984 from Macalester College with Bachelor of Arts degrees in both History and Biology. He went on to graduate from UMDNJ- New Jersey Medical School in 1998. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowships in cardiology and interventional cardiology at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City. He practiced at Beth Israel Medical Center until 2004 when he was recruited by Dr. Gary Roubin to join the senior faculty at the Lenox Hill Heart & Vascular Institute of New York. Dr. Carl D. Reimers has achieved and maintained triple board certification in cardiovascular disease, interventional cardiology and internal medicine. In his over 19 years’ experience as an interventional cardiologist, Dr. Reimers has performed thousands of complex interventional coronary procedures with an outstanding success rate. Besides challenging coronary stent procedures, Dr. Reimers is accomplished in rotational atherectomy as well as percutaneous mitral and aortic valvuloplasty.

Dr. Reimers has a thriving outpatient practice in addition to his administrative role as the Director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories. Starting in 1998, Dr. Reimers was invited to teach advanced concepts in interventional cardiology as a visiting professor at the St. Petersburg Scientific Research Institute in St. Petersburg, Russia. In October, 2009 Dr. Reimers traveled with the charitable organization “Hearts Around the World” to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. He spent a week at the 1,700 bed Cho Ray Hospital instructing and performing complex coronary interventions with his Vietnamese hosts.

Bariatric Surgeon

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Dr. Mitchell S Roslin, MD, FACSC

Mitchell S. Roslin, MD has dedicated his professional career to the treatment of morbid obesity. Dr. Roslin has been performing obesity surgery in New York City since 1994. In 1996, he was made the Director of Bariatric Surgery at the Maimonides Medical Center. In 2000 he was appointed the Chief of Obesity Surgery at Manhattan’s Lenox Hill Hospital and has supervised its growth into one of the most prestigious programs in the United States. Considered one of the best bariatric surgeons in New York, Dr. Roslin is also the President of Manhattan Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery P.C.

Dr. Roslin was born in Brooklyn, New York. He graduated from Stuyvesant High School and did his undergraduate studies at the University of Pennsylvania. He attended medical school at New York University and did his surgical training at Maimonides Medical Center.

Dr. Roslin has received numerous awards during his career. He was named one of New York’s best minimally invasive surgeons by New York Magazine and has been on both Castle Connolly’s and New York Magazine’s best doctors lists.

Additionally, he has been an innovator in the search for better treatments. He holds several patents in the emerging field of pacing technology for the treatment of obesity. Most recently he has designed a method for the endoscopic treatment of relapse following gastric bypass.

Dr. Roslin has been performing laparoscopic obesity surgery in New York City since 2000. He was part of the LAP-BAND® System clinical trial and has expertise in duodenal switch and revisional bariatric surgery.