Matthew J. SorrentinoMD, FACC, FASH
Dr. Matthew J. Sorrentino is a Professor of Medicine in the Section of Cardiology at the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine. He received his M.D. degree from the University of Chicago in 1984 and was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honors Society. He completed his Internship and Residency and Chief Residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Chicago Hospitals. He then completed a Cardiology Fellowship at the University of Chicago and joined the Cardiology faculty in 1991.
In 1994 he was named the Director of Clinical Programs for the Cardiology Section at the University of Chicago. He was promoted to Associate Professor of Medicine in 1998 and Professor of Medicine in 2009. He was awarded the Outstanding Clinical Service Award at the University of Chicago. He is a non-invasive Preventive Cardiologist with research interests in hyperlipidemia and hypertension. In 1999, he was designated as a Specialist in Hypertension by the American Society of Hypertension. He is known for his extensive lectures, teaching and writing about Preventive Cardiology.