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Cardiology | Cardiac Surgery/Cardiothoracic | Electrophysiology | Interventional Radiology | Vascular Treatments


Muhammad Aslam

Muhammad Aslam, MD

Cardiology


Mohamad Aslam, MD is board-certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease.

Dr. Aslam received his medical degree from Dow Medical College in Pakistan, where he completed an internship. He also completed another internship at Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center in Chicago, in addition to a fellowship in cardiovascular disease.

Lewis Chapman Bean
Lewis Chapman Bean, MD

Health First Holmes Regional


Lewis Chapman Bean, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine, Nuclear Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease.

He received his Medical Degree from the Universita Degli Studi Roma la Sapienza in Rome, Italy. He completed an Internal Medicine Internship and Residency at the University of Miami School of Medicine/Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami as well as a Cardiology Internship at the University of Louisville School of Medicine in Kentucky. He also completed Fellowships in both Interventional Cardiology and Nuclear Medicine at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.

Aldino Cellini
Aldino Cellini, MD

Cardiology


Aldino Cellini, MD is board-certified in cardiovascular disease and internal medicine.

Dr. Cellini received his medical degree from SABA University School of Medicine in Netherlands-Antilles and completed an internship and internal medicine residency at West Virginia University School of Medicine. He also completed a fellowship in interventional cardiology at Marshall University in West Virginia.

Rajiv Chandra
Rajiv Chandra, MD, PhD

Cardiology


Rajiv Chandra, MD is board-certified in cardiovascular disease and internal medicine.

Dr. Chandra received his medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York, where he also completed a residency in internal medicine. He completed another residency at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, where he also completed his fellowship in cardiology.

Charles Croft
Charles Croft, MD

Cardiology


Charles Croft, MD is board-certified in cardiovascular disease, internal medicine, and interventional cardiology.

Dr. Croft received his medical degree from the University of Cape Town in South Africa and also completed an internship and residency at Groote Schuur Hospital in South Africa. He also completed a fellowship in cardiology at the University of Texas Medical Center.

Shashin Desai
Shashin Desai, MD

Cardiology


Shashin Desai, MD is board-certified in cardiovascular disease, internal medicine, and interventional cardiology.

Dr. Desai received his medical degree from the University of Natal Medical School in South Africa. He completed an internal medicine internship and residency at St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester, New York and completed fellowships in cardiology at both Hartford Hospital in Connecticut and Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston.

Gopal Gadodia
Gopal Gadodia, MD

Cardiology


Gopal Gadodia, MD is board-certified in cardiovascular disease, internal medicine, and interventional cardiology.

Dr. Gadodia received his medical degree from Sawai Mansingh Hospital in Jaipur, India, where he also completed his internship. He later completed a residency at Wayne State University in Michigan and completed fellowships in cardiology at Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center in Chicago as well as the University of Missouri in Columbia.

Vikranth Gongidi
Vikranth Gongidi, MD

Cardiology


Vikranth Gongidi, MD is board-certified in nuclear cardiology and internal medicine.

Dr. Gongidi received his medical degree from Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Vallejo, California. He completed a residency at Botsford Hospital in Farmington Hills, Michigan and is fellowship-trained in cardiology from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey.

Ross Goodfellow

Ross Goodfellow, MD

Cardiology


Ross Goodfellow, DO, FACC, FSCAI is board-certified in vascular medicine and internal medicine with diplomats in endovascular medicine and interventional cardiology and cardiovascular disease. He is fellowship-trained in interventional cardiology and cardiovascular diseases.

His professional interests and focuses include coronary interventional angioplasty/stent, carotid, renal, peripheral vascular interventions, transesophageal echo (TEE) and non-invasive vascular imaging and testing.

Dr. Goodfellow earned his medical degree from Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. He completed his residency and internship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, New Jersey, followed by accredited fellowships in interventional cardiology from Providence Hospital & Medical Centers in Southfield, Michigan and cardiovascular diseases from Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, Illinois.

Leonard Grecul
Leonard Grecul, MD*

Cardiology


Leonard Grecul, MD is board-certified in nuclear cardiology, internal medicine, and cardiovascular disease.

Dr. Grecul received his medical degree from Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine in Chicago, Illinois. He later completed a residency at Michigan State University and a fellowship at the University of Florida in Jacksonville.

Hany Guirgis
Hany Guirgis, MD

Cardiology


Hany Guirgis, MD is board-certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular diseases.

Dr. Guirgis received his medical degree from Cairo University in Egypt. He completed a residency at Marshall University School of Medicine and is fellowship-trained in interventional cardiology and cardiology.

Cesar Jara
Cesar Jara, MD

Cardiology


Cesar Jara, MD, is board-certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular diseases, interventional cardiology and cardiac computed tomography.

His professional interests and focuses include coronary interventional angioplasty/stent including laser therapy, carotid, renal, peripheral vascular angioplasty/stents, PFO/ASD closure, intracardiac echo (ICE) and transesophageal echo (TEE).

Dr. Jara earned his medical degree from Cayetano Heredia Peruvian University in Lima,Peru. He completed his residency at VAMC/University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Medical Center Program in Miami, Florida. He had further training for interventional cardiovascular procedures at University of Florida, Gainesville, FL and Northwestern University, Chicago, IL.

Hong Sun Jeong
Hong Sun Jeong, MD

Cardiology


Hong Sun Jeong, MD, is board-certified in interventional cardiology, cardiovascular disease, nuclear cardiology, and internal medicine.

Dr. Jeong earned his medical degree from the University of South Florida College of Medicine. He completed his residency and fellowship at the Virginia Commonwealth University.

Nancy Johnson
Nancy Johnson, MD

Cardiology


Nancy Johnson, MD, is board-certified in cardiovascular disease, clinical cardiac-electrophysiology, and internal medicine.

Dr. Johnson received her medical degree from Oregon Health Science University. She is fellowship trained in research and cellular electrophysiology, clinical cardiac electrophysiology, pacemaker, and cardiac ablation.

Steven Karas
Steven Karas, MD*

Cardiology


Steven Karas, MD, is board-certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular diseases, and interventional cardiology.

Dr. Karas received his medical degree from Duke University Medical Center in North Carolina. He completed both an internship and residency at Georgetown University in Washington, DC, where he also completed a fellowship in cardiology. He also completed a fellowship in interventional cardiology at Emory University-Affiliated Hospitals in Georgia.

Michael Lesser
Michael Lesser, MD

Cardiology


Michael Lesser, MD, is board-certified in cardiovascular disease and internal medicine.

Dr. Lesser received his medical degree from the University of South Florida in Tampa. He completed his residency in internal medicine also at the University of South Florida and his fellowship trained in cardiology.

Biju Mathews
Biju Mathews, MD

Cardiology


Mark Medolla
Mark Medolla, MD

Cardiology


Mark Medolla, MD, is board-certified in cardiovascular disease and internal medicine.

Dr. Mendolla received his medical degree from the University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey — New Jersey School of Medicine. He completed an internal medicine residency at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City and completed a fellowship in cardiovascular disease at New York Medical College in Westchester.

Robert Morris
Robert Morris, MD

Cardiology


Robert Morris, MD is board-certified in cardiovascular disease and internal medicine.

Dr. Morris received his medical degree from Ohio State University. He completed an internship and residency at Mt. Sinai Hospital in Cleveland, Ohio, where he also completed a fellowship in cardiology.

Richard Nadolny

Richard Nadolny, MD

Cardiology


Richard Nadolny, MD is board-certified in cardiovascular disease and internal medicine.

Dr. Nadolny earned his medical degree from Georgetown University in Washington, DC. He completed his residency and fellowship at Presbyterian University Hospital in Pennsylvania.

Ravindran Palaniyandi
Ravindran Palaniyandi, MD

Cardiology


Ravindran Palaniyandi, MD is board-certified in nuclear cardiology, cardiovascular disease, internal medicine, interventional cardiology, endovascular medicine and vascular medicine.

Dr. Palaniyandi earned his medical degree from University Auto DE Juarez in Chihuahua, Mexico. He completed his residency at St. Francis Medical Center in Louisiana and a fellowship at Deborah Heart & Lung Center in New Jersey.

Victor Perez
Victor Perez, MD

Cardiology


Victor Perez, MD, FACS is board-certified in internal medicine.

Dr. Perez earned his medical degree from the Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University. He completed his residency and fellowships at Medical College of Virginia and St. Louis University School of Medicine in Missouri.

David Pocoski
David Pocoski, MD

Cardiology


David Pocoski, MD is board-certified in cardiovascular disease and internal medicine.

Dr. Pocoski received his medical degree from SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, New York. He completed both an internal medicine internship and residency at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester, NY, where he also completed a fellowship in cardiology.

Enrique Polanco
Enrique Polanco, MD

Cardiology


Enrique Polanco, MD is board-certified in internal medicine, adult comprehensive echocardiography, nuclear cardiology, and cardiovascular disease.

Dr. Polanco received his medical degree from Pontificia Universidad Catolica, Madre y Maestra in Santiago, Dominican Republic. He completed his residency at Wayne State University/Detroit Medical Center in Michigan and a fellowship in general cardiology at Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, Illinois.

Ravi Rao
Ravi Rao, MD

Cardiology


Ravi Rao, MD, is board-certified in interventional cardiology, cardiovascular disease and internal medicine.

Dr. Rao received his medical degree from Northwestern University Medical School. He completed his residency at Cook County Hospital and was fellowship trained in cardiology at Brown University and in interventional cardiology from Brigham & Women's Hospital.

Norberto Schechtmann
Norberto Schechtmann, MD*

Cardiology


Norberto Schectman, MD is board-certified in cardiovascular disease and interventional cardiology.

Dr. Schectman earned his medical degree from the University of Medical School in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He completed his residency at both Hospital Ramos Mejia in Buenos Aires and at Booth Memorial Hospital in New York. He also fellowship trained in nuclear cardiology and interventional cardiology from the University of California, San Francisco; and in cardiology from the University of Connecticut Health Center.

Thomas Swain

Thomas Swain, MD

Cardiology


Thomas Swain, MD is board-certified in cardiovascular disease and internal medicine.

Dr. Swain received his medical degree from Drexel University College of Medicine in Pennsylvania. He completed an internal medicine residency at Western Pennsylvania Hospital, where he also completed a fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease.

Subhash Thareja
Subhash Thareja, MD

Cardiology


Subhash Thareja, MD is board-certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease.

Dr. Thareja received his medical degree from the Maulana Azad Medical Center at the University of Delhi in India. He completed internships at both Irwin Hospital in New Delhi and United Hospitals Medical Center in New Jersey as well as a residency at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. He also completed a fellowship in Cardiology at the Deborah Heart and Lung Center in New Jersey.

Stephen Watts
Stephen Watts, MD

Cardiology


Stephen Watts, MD is board-certified in clinical cardiac electrophysiology, cardiovascular disease, and internal medicine.

Dr. Watts received his medical degree from the University of Massachusetts. He completed an internal medicine residency at Yale University School of Medicine and Bridgeport Hospital in Connecticut. He also completed fellowships in cardiology at Bridgeport Hospital and the University of Massachusetts.

James Zavitsanos
James Zavitsanos, MD

Cardiology


James Zavitsanos, MD is board-certified in cardiovascular disease and internal medicine.

Dr. Zavitsanos received his medical degree from Temple University in Pennsylvania. He completed both an internship and residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York, where he also completed a fellowship in cardiology.

Matthew Campbell
Matthew Campbell, MD

Cardiac Surgery/Cardiothoracic


Matthew Campbell, MD, FACS is board-certified in thoracic surgery, general surgery, and vascular surgery. He is fellowship-trained in vascular surgery and thoracic surgery.

His professional interests and focuses include aortic valve replacement, mitral/tricuspid valve repair and replacement, aortic aneurysm surgery, both endovascular and open, coronary artery bypass surgery, robotic lung and mediastinal tumor resections, and open and endovascular surgery.

Dr. Campbell earned his medical degree from the Hahnemann University School of Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He completed his residency in general surgery at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Virginia, followed by accredited fellowships in vascular surgery from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor and thoracic surgery from the University of Virginia in Charlottesville.

Michael Greene
Michael Greene, MD

Cardiac Surgery/Cardiothoracic


Michael Green, MD is board-certified in thoracic surgery and general surgery.

Dr. Greene received his medical degree from the University of Missouri School of Medicine in Columbia. He completed both a surgery internship and residency at University of Louisville in Kentucky as well as completing a fellowship in cardiothoracic surgery at the University of Florida College of Medicine in Jacksonville.

John McKinney
John McKinney, MD

Cardiac Surgery/Cardiothoracic


John McKinney, MD is board-certified in cardiovascular thoracic surgery, thoracic surgery, and general surgery.

Dr. McKinney received his medical degree from the Ohio State University and completed both a surgical internship and residency at Good Samaritan Hospital in Ohio. He also completed a fellowship in surgery at the University of Louisville in Kentucky.

OC Mendes
O (Ormond) C Mendes, MD

Cardiac Surgery/Cardiothoracic


O (Ormond) C Mendes, MD, is board-certified by the American Board of Thoracic Surgery.

His professional interest and focus includes adult cardiothoracic surgery. Dr. Mendes earned his medical degree from McMaster University in Canada. He completed his internship, residency, and fellowship at the University of North Carolina.

Gregory Simmons
Gregory Simmons, MD

Cardiac Surgery/Cardiothoracic


Gregory Simmons, MD is board-certified in general surgery and thoracic surgery.

His professional interests and focuses include mitral valve surgery including complex valve repairs, aortic valve and aneurysm surgery; along with treatment of complex atrial arrhythmias such as chronic atrial fibrillation (AFib).

Dr. Simmons earned his medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta. He completed his internship and residency at Orlando Regional Medical Center.

Anuj Agarwal

Anuj Agarwal, MD

Electrophysiology


Anuj Agarwal, MD is board-certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

Dr. Agarwal earned his medical degree from the University of Mysore in India. He completed his residency at St Joseph's Regional Medical Center in Paterson, New Jersey and is fellowship-trained in clinical cardiac electrophysiology, cardiovascular diseases, and pacemaker implantation.

Audrius Bredikis
Audrius Bredikis, MD

Electrophysiology


Audrius Bredikis, MD, FACC is board-certified in cardiovascular disease and cardiac electrophysiology. He completed his fellowship at Rush-Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center, Rush University in Chicago, Illinois.

His professional interests and focuses include syncope, cardiac arrhythmias and ablations, atrial fibrillation ablation, pacemaker & defibrillator implantation and programming.

Dr. Bredikis earned his medical degree from Kaunas Medical University in Lithuania. He completed his residency at Illinois Masonic Medical Center in Chicago.

Stephen Watts
Stephen Watts, MD

Electrophysiology


Stephen Watts, MD is board-certified in clinical cardiac electrophysiology, cardiovascular disease, and internal medicine.

Dr. Watts received his medical degree from the University of Massachusetts. He completed an internal medicine residency at Yale University School of Medicine and Bridgeport Hospital in Connecticut. He also completed fellowships in cardiology at Bridgeport Hospital and the University of Massachusetts.

Brian Breslaw

Brian Breslaw, MD

Interventional Radiology


Brian Breslaw, MD is board-certified in Diagnostic Radiology.

Dr. Breslaw received his medical degree from the University of Maryland School of Medicine. He completed his residency and fellowship in Radiology at Rhode Island Hospital in Providence.

Brian Dunfee
Brian Dunfee, MD

Interventional Radiology


Brian Dunfee, MD is dual board-certified by the American Board of Radiology in diagnostic radiology and vascular and interventional radiology. His professional interests include interventional oncology, with extensive experience in tumor ablation, chemo-embolization, and radioembolization. In addition, he specializes in the treatment of peripheral vascular disease (angioplasty, stenting, atherectomy), varicose and spider veins, deep vein thrombosis, and vascular malformations. Additional interests include kyphoplasty and vertebral augmentation.

Dr. Dunfee earned his medical degree from Temple University Medical School in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He completed an internal medicine internship at Yale-Greenwich Hospitals and a four-year diagnostic radiology residency at Boston University Medical Center. Subsequently, he achieved fellowship training in vascular and interventional radiology with a focus in interventional oncology at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, Illinois. Bio

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Robert Kennedy, MD

Interventional Radiology


Robert Kennedy, MD, is board-certified by the American Board of Radiology in diagnostic radiology as well as in vascular and interventional radiology. His professional interests include interventional oncology, tumor ablation and embolization, angiography/angioplasty, and stent placement, varicose and spider vein treatment, transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunts (TIPS), kyphoplasty, and vertebral augmentation.

Dr. Kennedy earned his medical degree from the University of Mississippi School of Medicine and completed a surgical internship from the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida. He also completed a residency in radiology at the University of North Carolina as well as a fellowship in vascular and interventional radiology at the University of North Carolina.

Hai Kenney
Hai Kenney, MD

Interventional Radiology


Hai Kenney, DO, is board-certified by the American Board of Radiology. His professional interests include angiography/angioplasty and stent placement, uterine fibroid embolization, radiofrequency ablation of tumors, kyphoplasty, transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunts (TIPS), and chemo-embolization.

Dr. Kenney earned his medical degree from Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Athens, Ohio. He completed a one-year internship from Doctors Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, as well as a four-year residency at Pennsylvania Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Health Systems. He continued his education and completed fellowships in radiology as well as vascular and interventional radiology at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Peter Dovgan

Peter Dovgan, MD

Vascular Treatments


Peter Dovgan, MD, is board-certified in general surgery and vascular surgery.

Dr. Dovgan earned his medical degree from Creighton Unversity School of Medicine in Omaha, Nebraska. He also completed his residency at Creighton and a fellowship in vascular surgery at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan.

Irfan Imami
Irfan Imami, MD

Vascular Treatments


Irfan Imami, MD is board-certified in vascular surgery and general surgery.

Dr. Imami received his medical degree from Rosalind Franklin University in Chicago. He completed a surgical internship at University of Florida in Jacksonville and completed a fellowship in vascular surgery at the Henry Ford Hospital Surgical Program in Michigan.

Fuad Ramadan
Fuad Ramadan, MD

Vascular Treatments


Fuad Ramadan, MD is board-certified in vascular surgery, general surgery and surgical critical care. He is fellowship-trained in vascular surgery and surgical critical care & trauma. He is also a Registered Vascular Technologist (RVT) and a Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation (RPVI). His professional interests include state-of-the-art minimally invasive arterial and venous procedures, hybrid vascular reconstructions, angioplasty and stent placement, limb salvage, venous disease, modern treatment of varicose and spider veins and non-invasive vascular diagnosis.

Dr. Ramadan earned his medical degree with distinction from the American University of Beirut. He completed his residency in general surgery at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill followed by accredited fellowships in vascular surgery and in critical care & trauma. He spent almost ten years in academics teaching medical students and surgical residents the art and science of Vascular Surgery achieving the rank of Associate Professor and Chief of Vascular Surgery before entering private practice. He has published several research and clinical articles in peer reviewed journals and surgical textbooks and presented at several national meetings. Dr. Ramadan has been in practice in Melbourne since 2003. He is the Chief of Vascular Surgery and the Medical Director of the Non-invasive Vascular Laboratory at Holmes Regional Medical Center and a Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery at the University of Central Florida.

Mark Rosenbloom
Mark Rosenbloom, MD

Vascular Treatments


Mark Rosenbloom, MD is board-certified in vascular surgery.

Dr. Rosenbloom's specialties include minimally invasive procedures using catheters, angioplasty balloons, and stents. He is trained in newer approaches for vascular disease including the use of stents for treatment of carotid arteries in the neck, expanded use of angioplasty, and stents in the leg arteries, and less invasive procedures to repair aneurysms in the aorta.

Dr. Rosenbloom also does treatments of varicose and spider veins in an office setting with local anesthesia.

Dr. Rosenbloom earned his medical degree from State University of New York Upstate Medical College in Syracuse, where he also completed his residency. He is also fellowship trained in vascular surgery from the University of Illinois in Chicago. He is also a member of the Society for Vascular Surgery, the American College of Surgeons, Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery, Peripheral Vascular Society, Eastern Vascular Society, Florida Vascular Society and the American College of Phlebology, and served as the chief of vascular surgery at Health First Holmes Regional Medical Center and currently the Chairman of the Department of Surgery.

Joseph Wasselle
Joseph Wasselle, MD

Vascular Treatments


Joseph Wassell, MD, is board-certified in surgery and vascular surgery.

Dr. Wasselle earned his medical degree from University of South Florida College of Medicine. He also completed his residency in general surgery and vascular surgery and his fellowship training at the University of South Florida College of Medicine.


*denotes interventional cardiology & cardiology

Cardiology | Cardiac Surgery/Cardiothoracic | Electrophysiology | Interventional Radiology | Vascular Treatments