Dr. Heather Stahura, FACC grew up in Amsterdam, NY and attended Amsterdam High School. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University at Albany with a major in Biology and a dual minor in chemistry and physics. She attended Stony Brook School of Medicine and completed her internal medicine residency at NorthWell Health (formerly NS-LIJ). In 2014, she was nominated for “Physician of the Year” at North Shore University Hospital. After her post-graduate training downstate, she returned home to the Capital District to train further in Cardiovascular Disease at Albany Medical Center.
Dr. Stahura joined Capital Cardiology Associates in the summer of 2018. She has followed her passion in preventative cardiology, women’s heart health, valvular heart disease, and spearheaded the development of our Cardio-oncology clinic.
She enjoys cooking, hiking, Netflix, tennis, co-ed softball, and is an animal enthusiast. She also has a working knowledge of Spanish, having taken medical Spanish while at Stony Brook School of Medicine.
Specialties: Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine
Board Certifications: Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, Echocardiogram
Hospital Affiliations: Albany Medical Center, Albany Memorial Hospital, Samaritan Hospital, St. Peter’s Hospital
Medical Degree: Stony Brook University School of Medicine
Fellowship: Albany Medical Center
Elected to Fellowship in the American College of Cardiology, June 2018.