Dr. Baggish received his medical degree from the University of Connecticut School of Medicine and then completed internal medicine training and cardiovascular fellowship at the Massachusetts General Hospital.
His on-going research focuses on heart function and heart disease in athletic individuals. He is the Director of the Cardiovascular Performance Program, a Massachusetts General Hospital Heart Center program that provides clinical care and exercise testing for active individuals.
Dr. Baggish is medical director for the Boston Marathon and serves as team cardiologist for the New England Patriots, the Boston Bruins, the New England Revolution, US Men’s and Women’s Soccer, and US Rowing.
He is the author of over 150 original scientific papers in such leading journals as Circulation, NEJM, Circ Heart Fail,
J Am Heart Assoc, JACC, Am J Clin Pathol, Br J Sports Med, etc.