Michael F. Sheets, MD

Research Interests

  • Biophysical Properties
  • Pharmacology and Long QT Syndrome (LQT3)

Languages

  • English

Academic Information

  • Departments: Internal Medicine - Professor Emeritus
  • Divisions: Cardiovascular Medicine

Board Certification

  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine)
  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Sub: Cardiovascular Disease)
  • National Board of Medical Examiners

Academic Office Information

  • 801-581-8183
  • Nora Eccles and Richard A. Harrison Building
    95 S 2000 E
    Salt Lake City, UT 84112

Academic Bio

Michael Sheets, MD is a Professor of Internal Medicine at the University of Utah in the Division of Cardiology, and practices at University Hospital and Stansbury Clinic. His sub-specialty is General Cardiology, and he specializes in diagnosing and managing a broad spectrum of heart diseases.

Dr. Sheets received his M.D. degree from the University of Iowa (Iowa City, IA), completed his residency training in Internal Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine (Houston, TX), and did his Cardiology Fellowship at the University of Chicago (Chicago, IL). Since 1997, Dr. Sheets has held a faculty appointment at the University of Utah. Prior faculty appointments have been at the University of Chicago and Northwestern University. He is an Associate Director of the Nora Eccles Harrison Cardiovascular Research and Training Institute. In the past he has served as a permanent member of the NIH Cardiovascular Study Section, Electrical Signaling, Ion Transport, and Arrhythmias (ESTA) study section.

Education History

Type School Degree
Fellowship University of Chicago Hospital
Cardiology
Fellow
Residency Baylor College of Medicine
Resident
Internship Baylor College of Medicine
Intern
Professional Medical University of Iowa
Medicine
M.D.
Undergraduate University of Wisconsin - Madison
Biochemistry
B.S.