Dr. Veronica McCloskey is a general cardiologist who has a special interest in preventive cardiology. Prior to joining Cano, Dr. McCloskey worked as a clinical cardiologist for MD Associates in Broward, Florida. She held the position of Assistant Professor of the Columbia University Division of Cardiology at Mount Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach until 2019. She was also Assistant Professor of Medicine at Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago, IL before that. Dr. McCloskey is a preventive cardiologist but also specializes in the area of echocardiography and cardiovascular imaging.
Dr. McCloskey received her B.A. in Natural Sciences from The Johns Hopkins University. She then received her M.D. from the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at the University of Virginia Health Sciences Center. Dr. McCloskey served as a cardiology fellow at the University of Maryland Medical System where she also served as an assistant instructor in Medicine. Finally, she obtained advanced echocardiography training at Northwestern University. She is board certified in cardiology, nuclear cardiology and echocardiography.
Dr. McCloskey’s mission is to provide excellent and high value preventive care to patients at risk for cardiovascular disease. With the opportunity to envision and realize the future growth of the Healthy Heart Cardiovascular Institute, she hopes to bring cardiovascular prevention to large populations in the community, to keep communities healthy and free of heart disease.
She is married with two children and enjoys music, dancing, and traveling with her family. Dr. McCloskey is also fluent in Spanish.