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Christopher Howes, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine; Medical Director: YNHH HVC:Greenwich, Cardiovascular Medicine; Chairman Medical Executive Committee, Medical Staff; Chief of Cardiology, Greenwich Hospital, Cardiovascular Medicine; Director of Cardiac Catheterization and Intervention, Greenwich Hospital, Cardiovascular Medicine; Attending Physician Yale New Haven Hopsital Cardiac Catheterization Lab., Cardiovascular Medicine; Department Director, Internal Medicine:

Contact Information

Christopher Howes, MD

Patient Care Location

Mailing Address

  • Cardiovascular Medicine

    500 West Putnam Ave, suite 350

    Greenwich, CT 06831

    United States



Dr. Howes has dedicated his career to the care of patients with cardiovascular illness and cardiovascular wellness prevention for adults.

He provides comprehensive cardiovascular care with office practices and hospital appointments in both Fairfield and New Haven counties.

Education & Training

  • Fellow
    Yale University School of Medicine (1997)
  • Resident
    Yale-New Haven Hospital (1992)
  • MD
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine (1989)
  • BA
    Brown University, History (1984)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Castle Connolly Top Doctors2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023, 2024
" Golden Apple" Award: For Excellence in TeachingGreenwich Hospital Resident training program2007, 2011
Alpha Omega Alpha1989

Professional Service

Medical Staff Professionalism CommitteOversight of Professional Behaviour2022 - Present
Medical Staff Professionalism Committee: Greenwich HospitalOversight of Professional Behaviour2022 - Present
Greenwich Hospital: Board Of Trustees, Greenwich HospitalBoard Member2021 - Present
Greenwich Hospital: Patient Safety and Clinical QualityCommittee Member2021 - Present
Medical Executive Committee Greenwich HospitalOversees governance of Hospital. Chairperson 2/11/21 to present2021 - Present
Clinical Governance Committee: YNHH SystemReview of products: cost, appropriateness and safety for O.R. and procedural Suites2017 - Present
Anticoagulation and Cardiology Pharmacy Subcommittee: YNHH systemReview of policies and products pertaining to antithrombotic, anticoagulant cardiovascular meds2016 - Present
ACGME Faculty Curriculum Committee: Greenwich HospitalFaculty committee to oversee core curriculum and training for the Internal medicine training program at Greenwich Hospital2012 - Present
Southern Medical JournalReviews of submitted transcripts2008 - 2015
House Staff Selction Committee: Greenwich HospitalResident Candidate review, interview2005 - Present
Acute MI Q& A committee: Greenwich HospitalReview of quality metrics for AMI treatments at GH2005 - Present
WGCH Public RadioAnnual Presenter for public awareness on the local public radio for Heart Month2005 - Present
Greenwich Hospital: Community OutreachFrequent speaker for community outreach2005 - Present
Credentials Committee: YNHHCommittee Member2004 - 2006
House Staff Selection Committee Interviews: YNHHResident Candidate interviews2002 - 2005

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