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Simie B. Platt, MD

Primary Specialties:
  • Cardiology  (Board Certified)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology  (Board Certified)

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  • About

    About

    Physician Bio

    Dr. Platt serves as Chief of Staff at Jupiter Medical Center.

  • Education

    Education

    Medical School:

    Sackler School of Medicine,Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel

    Internship:

    Long Island Jewish Medical Center, SUNY-Stony Brook, New Hyde Park, NY

    Residency:

    Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY

    Fellowship:

    Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY;University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserv

    Board Certification:

    American Board of Internal Medicine; American Board of Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease; American Board of Internal Medicine - Cardiac Electrophysiology

    Areas of Interest

    Dr. Platt has specific interests in cardiac pacemakers, implantable cardioverter defibrillators, and catheter ablation. He has been an investigator on clinical research trials on cardiac resynchronization and defibrillator therapy.

    Awards

    NASPE Fellowship in Cardiac Pacing and Electrophysiology (One of three national grants per year), 1995-1996;
    Electrophysiology Fellow's Abstract Award, North American Society of Pacing and Electrophysiology (Top five Fellows' pacing abstracts), 1995

  • Research & Publications

    Research & Publications

    PUBLICATIONS

    Verner D, Seligmann H, Platt SB, Dany S, Almog S, Zulty L, Halkin H, Ezra D: Computer assisted design of theophylline dosing regimen in acute bronchospasm: serum concentration and clinical outcome. European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology 1992:43(1):29-33.

    Gross JH, Platt SB, Ritacco R, Andrews C, Furman S: The clinical relevance of electromyopotential oversensing in current unipolar devices. PACE 1992;15:1111:2023-2027.

    Platt SB, Fist,er JD, Zilo P,Kim SG, Ferrick JK, Roth JA: Mutually independent atrial, junctional and ventricular rhythms following radiofrequency ablation in a patient with postoperative junctional ectopic tachycardia. PACE 1994;17:6:1306-1310.

    Ben-Zur UM, Platt SB, Gross JN, Kim JS, Deleon J, Guguchev P, Furman S: Direct and telemetered lead impedance. PACE 1994; 17 (II): 2004-2007.

    Ben-Zur UM, Kahn S, Gross JN, Platt SB, Goodfriend MA, Furman SF: Suppression of ventricular output by noise in the atrial channel in dual chamber pacemaker. PACE 1995; 18:1586-1588.

    Platt SB, Furman S, Gross JN, Andrews C, Benedek M: Transtelephone monitoring for pacemaker follow-up 1981-1994. Submitted for publication.

    Fisher JD, Cua M, Platt SB, Waspe LE, Kim SG, Ferrick KJ, Roth JA: Ultrarapid train stimulation Vs. conventional programmed electrical stimulation for induction of ventricular arrhythmias in patients with coronary artery disease. J Intervent Card Electrophysiol 1997;1:17-21.

    Platt SB, Vijen JM, Albrecht, Van Hare GF, Carlson MD, Rosenbaum DS: Occult T wave alternans in long QT syndrome. Accepted for publication in JCE.

    Weiss ND, Zilo P, Luceri RM, Platt SB, Rosenbaum M: Predischarge arrhythmia induction testing of ICD may be unnecessary in selected cases: Am J Cardiol 1997;80:1562-1565.

    ABSTRACTS,

    Platt SB, Verner D, Ezra D, Halkin H: Use of computer programs in optimization of theophylline dosing regimens. Proceedings of the Third annual meeting of the Israeli Society for Medical Informatics, p. 5, May 1987.

    Mozes B, Ravid G, Platt SB, Ha\kin H, Madan B: Control of hospitalization days using computer program to,assess necessity of hospital stay. Proceedings of the Third annual meeting of the Israeli Society for Medical Informatics, p. 55, May 1987.

    Platt SB, Freeman I, Grunwald AM, Adamick R, Hoary S, Bodenheimer M: The effect of cardiac drugs on myocardial uptake of RP-30. Clinical Research 1989:37:844A.

    Gross JN, Platt SB, Ritacco R, Andrews C, Furman S: Electromyopotential oversensing:magnitude of problem in current unipolar devices. Eur J C PE 1992 2:163A.

    Roth JA, Wang G, Platt SB, Kim SG, Fisher JD, Ferrick KJ, Gross JN, Brodman R, Furman S: Influence of halter;·exercise performance and ventricular function on outcome after defibrillator implant: a multivariante analysis. JACC 1993 21:2(SUPPL.A):170A.

    Platt SB, Siri FS, Sonnenblick EH, Aronson RS: Flecainide decreases intracellular calcium and cell shortening in single myocytes. PACE 1993:4:147.

    Platt SB, Siri FS, Sonnenblick EH, Aronson RS: Moricizine decreases intracellular calcium and cell shortening in single myocytes. Clinical research 1993:41:228a.

    Platt SB, Cua MC, Waspe LE, Kim SG, Roth JA, Ferrick KJ, Fisher JD: High frequency train stimulation for induction of ventricular arrhythmias. Eur J C P E 1994:2:642.

    Platt SB, Furman S, Gross JN, Andrews C, Ben-Zur UM: Role of transtelephonic monitoring in pacing. PACE 1995:4:90.

    Platt SB, Mackell JA, May P, Drabek C, Johnson NJ: Performance of a new titanium nitride electrode: A multi-center randomized trail. Eur JC P E 1996:2:74.