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Compassion is the Heart of Medicine...

I am a passionate advocate of people's health. My patients can expect the best that modern medicine has to offer, delivered in the most gentle and sincere manner. I feel blessed to have found a profession that allows me to practice the art  of healing.

Work experience

June 2018Present

Interventional Cardiologist, Phoenix  AZ

Comprehensive Interventional Care Centers

Interventional Cardiology: Coronary and Peripheral Interventionalist; with special interest in Limb Salvage and Wound Care, Pulmonary Embolism/DVT treatments and comprehensive Vein Treatments.

Mar 2014June 2018

Interventional Cardiologist, Phoenix AZ

Phoenix Heart Center

Interventional Cardiology: Coronary and Peripheral Interventionalist 

Jun 2015July 2016

Interventional Cardiology Fellow, Macomb MI

St. John Hospital-Macomb

Coronary and Peripheral Interventions:  US guided intervention, FFR, OCT, IVUS, Anterograde and Retrograde CTO, DVT, Temp Pacing, Balloon Pump placement.

Sep 2010Mar 2014

Cardiologist, Phoenix AZ

Sonoran Heart

Private practice general cardiology treating Hypertension, CAD, PAD, Hyperlipidemia, and Atrial Fibrillation, with  experience  establishing Pacer Clinic and Vein Center


Cardiology Fellow, Garden City Michigan

Garden City Hospital

Learning and practicing Invasive Cardiology


Internal Medicine Resident

Garden City Hospital, Garden City Michigan

Learning and practicing  Internal Medicine in both inpatient and outpatient settings


Researcher with Dr Joseph Shore

Henry Ford Hospital-Detroit, Michigan

PAI-1 protein extraction and genetic modification for clinical use in the clotting cascade.



Doctor of Osteopathy

ATSU-Kirksville, Missouri

Medical School education focusing on treating people as a whole not simply the eradication of disease with a focus on Mind, Body  and Spirit.



University of Michigan

Public Health curriculum focused on Community Health and Preventative Medicine


Bachelor's of Science- Biochemistry with Psychology Minor

University of Michigan-Dearborn Campus

Biochemistry curriculum 



Interventional Cardiology-Expected in August 2019

American College of Osteopathic Internists

Cardiovascular Medicine

American College of Osteopathic Internists

Internal Medicine

American College of Osteopathic Internists


Richard Hueser, MD, FACC

555 N 18th Street, Phoenix Arizona 85006

Office: 602 234-0004 Email: [email protected]

Ajay Mhatre, MD,  FACC

555 N.18  St., #300, Phoenix, AZ, 85006

Office: 602 234-0004 Email: [email protected]


Robert Candipan, MD, PhD, FACC

9250 N. 3rd St., #3010, Phoenix, AZ, 85020

Office : 602 861-1168 Email: [email protected]

Emmanuel N. Papasifakis, DO, FACC, FACOI

Director of Cardiology and Cardiology Fellowship

Garden City Hospital, 

Midwest Cardiology

30626 Ford Road, Garden City, MI 48135

Office : (734) 261-3111  


Fellow of the American College of Cardiology, 2010-Present

American Osteopathic Association, 2002-Present



 Proud U.S. Citizen with fluency in Arabic with beginner Spanish and French.



 Father to my delightful ten year old, Samer!-Loves Jujitzu, gaming and science. 

Interests- Traveling, Weightlifting, Running, Golf, and SCUBA and YOGA