Sharon Reimold, M.D., is a Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at UT Southwestern Medical Center. She specializes in the interpretation of imaging studies, particularly echocardiograms, and is an expert on gender differences in cardiac disease.

Dr. Reimold earned her medical degree and completed a residency in internal medicine at Washington University in St. Louis. She received advanced training in cardiovascular disease through a fellowship at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, the teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School.

She joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2000.

Dr. Reimold conducts extensive research into imaging and heart failure, as well as the use of magnetic resonance imaging in cardiac care. She is a member of the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology, among other professional organizations.

In 2018 she was named a Texas Monthly Super Doctor, and she has also been named a D Magazine Best Doctor. In 2012, she earned the Patricia and William L. Watson Jr., M.D., Award for Excellence in Clinical Medicine. 



Medical School
Washington University School of Medicine (1985)
Washington University/Barnes Hospital (1986), Internal Medicine
Washington University/Barnes Hospital (1988), Internal Medicine
Chief Resident
John Cochran VA Medical Center (1988), Internal Medicine
Brigham and Women's Hospital (1990), Cardiology
Research Fellowship
Harvard Medical School (1991), Internal Medicine

Research Interest

  • Imaging and heart failure
  • Use of magnetic resonance imaging
  • Utility of serial echocardiography

Honors & Awards

  • Eugene Braunwald Teaching Award
  • ACC/Merck Award

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American College of Cardiology
  • American Heart Association
  • American Society of Echocardiography
  • Society of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance