MountainView Hospital welcomes Dallas/Fort Worth physician to program

Las Vegas, NV -- MountainView Medical Associates and the Sunrise Health Graduate Medical Education (GME) Consortium welcomes Andre Manov, MD, FACP, MSHM, joining as an Associate Program Director of the Internal Medicine Residency Program. The Consortium, based at MountainView Hospital expanded their program to 244 residents this year as well as announcing Dr. Manov joining the faculty.

Board-certified in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology-Diabetology and Metabolism, Dr. Manov has been practicing medicine and teaching residents for more than 23 years. Dr. Manov also has a Master's Degree in Healthcare Management from the University of Texas at Dallas. Prior to joining the program, Dr. Manov was practicing and teaching in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. He is currently a Professor at Texas Christian University and at the University of North Texas Health Science Center (UNTHSC) School of Medicine both in Fort Worth, TX where he continues to teach medical residents and students. He was the Medical Student Course Director in Endocrinology at the professor level also at UNTHSC. Dr. Manov was the Internal Medicine Department Chair at John Peter Smith Health Network in Fort Worth, Texas for 10 years where he led a team of 80 physicians.

With an extensive background in research, Dr. Manov has written 34 scientific publications in peer reviewed medical journals in the United States, Europe and was a lead site investigator in two large multicenter trials at John Peter Smith Health Network in Fort Worth. His clinical interests include the prevention of Type II Diabetes, the treatment of Diabetes Mellitus type I and II, metabolic syndrome and the usage of insulin pumps.

"For our growing program we are always looking for experienced physicians to train, mentor and prepare our residents for practice," said Fran DeYoung, HCA Far West Division Director of Graduate Medical Education. "With Dr. Manov's arrival we are so excited to have him share his extensive background in patient care, research and to join our core faculty as an expert in his field".

Dr. Manov and the residents practice and rotate at MountainView Medical Associates, a multidisciplinary clinic providing Internal Medicine and Physical Medicine and Rehab services. The clinic is staffed by MountainView Hospital faculty including Dr. Manov as well as the highly qualified Graduate Medical Education residents who are licensed physicians providing comprehensive care to patients. "I'm excited to lead the next class of physicians in the Las Vegas community to provide compassionate patient care with evidence-based medicine" said Dr. Manov. He says, " I look forward to contributing to the excellent education of medical residents with research based on my experience"

MountainView Hospital launched its Graduate Medical Education program in 2015 with the accreditation of its Internal Medicine and General Surgery Residency Programs from the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME), welcoming its first residents in 2016. Since that time, MountainView Hospital, Southern Hills Hospital and Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center received approval from the ACGME to join forces under the Sunrise Health Graduate Medical Education Consortium, and continued to receive accreditation for Anesthesiology, Diagnostic Radiology, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Neurology, OB-GYN, Transitional Year, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and Psychiatry.