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Doctor Matthew W Martinez Martinez

Morristown Medical Center, Morristown (United States of America)

Member of:

European Society of Cardiology

Dr. Matthew Martinez is Associate Professor of Medicine. He serves as Director of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy and the Sports Cardiology programs at Morristown Medical Center/Atlantic Health System. He regularly presents on Sports Cardiology and Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy at national and international meetings. He has been an author of many publication on HCM and Athletes including the 2020 ACC/AHA guidelines for Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy and Recommendations on Multimodality Cardiovascular Imaging in Young Adult Competitive Athletes. He is the Chair of ACC online “LEARNHCM” platform to educate clinicians about HCM patient care. Dr. Martinez serves as a cardiology consultant for elite and professional athletes including acting as the League cardiologist for Major League Soccer, team cardiologist for the New York Jets and cardiac consultant for the NFL and NHL. He has expertise in advanced cardiac imaging and has led many educational events nationally and internationally.

An exercise plan for HCM patients

Event: ESC Preventive Cardiology 2024

Topic: Lifestyle Modification

Session: Left ventricular hypertrophy and sports: when to worry


Competitive sports in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: a changing perspective – case presentation

Event: ESC Preventive Cardiology 2023

Topic: Sports Cardiology

Session: Common clinical scenarios in sports cardiology: challenging cases


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