JAY K. AMIN, M.D., F.A.C.C.

Practice Areas
Cardiac Computed Tomography
Echocardiography
Nuclear Cardiology
Valvular Heart Disease

Personal History
Dr. Amin was born in Canada and spent his childhood growing up in rural Alberta. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Connecticut and a Master's Degree in Physiology from Georgetown University.

Dr. Amin earned his medical degree from the University of Connecticut School of Medicine, and then pursued his internship and residency training at Boston University Medical Center. Following his clinical training, he worked as a post-doctoral research fellow at the Whitaker Cardiovascular Institute in Boston where his basic science research interest focused on the cellular mechanisms of myocardial remodeling in heart failure which lead to several papers that he co-authored. He completed his clinical cardiology fellowship at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, MI where he specialized in non-invasive cardiology and echocardiography.

Dr. Amin joined Clearwater Cardiovascular Consultants in January 2003 following a nuclear cardiology preceptorship at the Mid America Heart Institute in Kansas City, MO. As director of the echocardiography laboratory, Dr. Amin is also an active participant and leader in the clinical research department. Additionally, he serves on several committees at Morton Plant Hospital and Bay Care Health System. He is an Affiliate Assistant Professor at the University of South Florida College of Medicine.

Dr. Amin is board certified in cardiovascular disease and nuclear cardiology. He is actively involved in PET perfusion imaging as well as CT imaging and is recognized by the Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography in Level 2 Cardiovascular CT and vascular imaging. He is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology.

Dr. Amin is available to see patients at the Clearwater and Bardmoor offices.

Medical School
University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT

Residency, Internships & Fellowships
Internship/Residency
Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA

Post-Doctoral Research
Whitaker Cardiovascular Institute, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA

Fellowship
Clinical Cardiology
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Nuclear Cardiology Preceptorship
Mid America Heart Institute, Kansas City, MO


Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular Disease

The Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology
Nuclear Cardiology

Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography
Cardiovascular Computed Tomography Level 2 Training
Vascular Imaging with Computed Tomography


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