Our Physicians

Each doctor at the Lown Group practices in his or her own way, but all of our physicians are dedicated to providing patients and their families with thoughtful cardiovascular care.

Let us know if you would like to set up an appointment with one of our cardiologists.

 

Khyati H. Baxi, MD

Khyati H. Baxi, MD graduated from University of South Carolina School of Medicine in 2010. She completed internal medicine residency training in University of South Florida and cardiology fellowship training in University of Florida. Prior to joining the Lown Center, Dr. Baxi was on the staff at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital in Plymouth, MA. Dr. Baxi is board certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease. Her professional interests include preventative cardiology, women’s cardiovascular health, and general cardiology issues including coronary artery disease, heart failure, and valvular heart disease. Dr. Baxi emphasizes providing patient-centered, compassionate and comprehensive cardiac care. Dr. Baxi recently joined Lown Cardiovascular Group in May 2017.


Brian Bilchik, MD

Brian Z. Bilchik, MD graduated from the University of Witwatersrand Medical School in Johannesburg, South Africa in 1989. He completed his residency training at St. Mary’s Health Center, St. Louis, Missouri, and his fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Dr. Bilchik is Board Certified in Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine, Echocardiography, and Nuclear Cardiology.  Dr. Bilchik focuses on second opinions, coronary disease, valve disease, and arrhythmias. He is passionate about wellness, physical activity and prevention. He has been involved in national and global research and educational programs. He is an Instructor in Medicine at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Bilchik joined the Lown staff in 1997.


Charles M. Blatt, MD

Charles M. Blatt, MD graduated from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in 1978 and completed his residency at Beth Israel Hospital, Boston and his fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Dr. Blatt is Board Certified in Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine.  His clinical work has focused on the management of patients with coronary and valvular heart disease, atrial fibrillation, and the impact of psychological stress upon the heart.  He has directed several research projects focusing on the roles of depression and anxiety in coronary artery disease. He is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Blatt joined the Lown staff in 1984.

 

 


Shmuel Ravid, MD, MPH

Shmuel Ravid, MD, MPH, received his MD from the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology in 1982 and Masters in Public Health from Harvard University. After training in Internal Medicine and Cardiology in Israel, Dr. Ravid completed fellowships in Cardiovascular Disease (Brigham and Women’s Hospital) and Cardiac Electrophysiology (Lahey Clinic/New England Deaconess Hospital). He is Board Certified in Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine. His clinical and research interests include management of cardiac arrhythmias, atrial fibrillation and management and long-term outcomes of coronary artery disease. He is a Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School.  Dr. Ravid joined the Lown staff in 1987.

 


Dara Lee Lewis, MD

Dara Lee Lewis, MD graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1992. She trained in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Prior to joining the Lown Group, she was on the staff of Presbyterian Heart Group in Albuquerque, NM. Dr. Lee Lewis is Board Certified in Cardiovascular Disease, Echocardiography, and Nuclear Cardiology. Her professional interests include cardiac imaging, preventive cardiology, women’s cardiac health, and general cardiology issues including coronary artery disease and valvular heart disease, as well as the role of alternative therapies in the management of cardiac symptoms. She is an Instructor in Medicine at Harvard Medical School.  Dr. Lee Lewis joined the Lown staff in June 2013.