Dr. Puxiao Cen
Dr. Cen was born in Guangzhou, China and is the eighth generation in her family to practice medicine. She graduated from Sun Yat-sen University of Medical Sciences located in Guangzhou, China in 1992. She continued her education in the United States, completing her residency and internship at the Lenox Hill Hospital, on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, New York followed by her Cardiovascular Fellowship at Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Additionally, she served as the Clinical Instructor at the Temple University Hospital Department of Medicine from July 1998 to June 2001.In 2001, following her postgraduate training, Dr. Cen relocated to Florida and joined Florida Heart Group. Her clinical interests include Adult Congenital Heart Disease, Cardiovascular Disease prevention, and treatment and the management of Congestive Heart Failure. She is active in many local and national medical associations; and in 2003, she was elected Fellow of the American College of Cardiology. Dr. Cen has dedicated herself to her patients and the community through education as well as direct patient care. She shares her knowledge and experience through educational lectures at local hospitals, talk radio shows, television interviews, and other community events. In 2007, she recorded an English-Chinese bilingual DVD titled Heart Health to distribute to her patients and the community. The impact of her presentations has been recognized by many newspapers and journals which have honored her with front page articles. In her spare time, Dr. Cen enjoys reading, oil painting, and Chinese calligraphy.