Stuart E. Sheifer , MD, FACC


Stuart E. Sheifer, MD specializes in general, preventative and nuclear cardiology. He is board certified in cardiovascular disease, nuclear cardiology and internal medicine. “As much as technology has progressed, good medical care begins with a thorough medical history and physical exam,” he said. “It is the basis of impactful care and helps me engage my patients in their care process.”

Dr. Sheifer earned his medical degree the Duke University School of Medicine and completed his residency at Johns Hopkins Hospital. He then pursued a fellowship at Georgetown University Medical Center in cardiovascular disease.

In his free time, Dr. Sheifer enjoys running, gardening and coaching youth sports.

Leadership Positions

  • Board of Directors  | Virginia Heart


  • Top Doctor | Washingtonian Magazine
  • Top Doctor  | Northern Virginia Magazine 
  • Super Doctor | Washington Post Magazine
  • Top Doctor  | Washington Consumer Checkbook 
  • Alpha Omega Alpha | Duke University School of Medicine 

Hospital Affiliations

  • Inova Alexandria Hospital
  • Inova Fair Oaks Hospital
  • Inova Fairfax Hospital
  • Inova Loudoun Hospital
  • Reston Hospital Center
  • Virginia Hospital Center

"I enjoy the ability to encourage impactful preventive care for all my patients."

- Dr. Stuart E. Sheifer

Stuart E. Sheifer, MD