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Sands-Constellation Heart Institute

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The Sands-Constellation Heart Institute Team

The Sands-Constellation Heart Institute’s Physician Leadership Team is made up clinical leaders across the specialty areas in cardiac care. Together with the rest of the SCHI team, these physicians ensure that our program operates at the highest levels. This is a leadership team dedicated to you and all of our patients – ensuring that we are the best we can be and that SCHI provides the best care to you…and your heart.

Cardiothoracic Surgery

 

kirshnerronald

Ron Kirshner, MD
Chief of Cardiac Services &
Cardiothoracic Surgery

 CheeranDavid

David Cheeran, MD
Cardiothoracic Surgeon

 

Deyanira J. Prastein
Cardiothoracic Surgeon

Cardiologists

 

BaibhavBipul

Bipul Baibhav, MD,
FACC, FASE

Consultative Cardiology &
Advanced Cardiac Imaging

Simone Bailey, MD
Cardiologist

 BalmerSwainMallory

Mallory Balmer-Swain, DO
Cardiologist

 

Naila Choudhary, MD
Cardiologist

 connellryan

Ryan Connell,
MD, FACC

Cardiologist

DeCastroOscar

Oscar DeCastro, MD
Cardiologist

 friesdavid

David Fries, MD, FACC
Cardiologist

 

 funderbunkmatthew

Matthew Funderburk,
MD, FACC

Cardiologist

 

 GuptaRohit

Rohit Gupta, MD, FACC
Cardiologist

 

hoefenryan

Ryan Hoefen, MD
PhD, FACC

Cardiologist

 

 

Uzma Iqbal, MD, FACC, FASE
Cardiologist

 

 kringsteinpeter

Peter Kringstein,
MD, FACC

Cardiologist

 

 MalinsTimothy

Timothy Malins,
MD, FACC

Cardiologist

 

 

 McCreaHarry

Harry McCrea,
MD, FACC

Cardiologist

 

 

odorisimarc

Marc Odorisi,
MD, FACC

Cardiologist

 

 

 panciogeorge

George Pancio II,
MD, FACC

Cardiologist

 

PederzolliAndrew

Andrew Pederzolli, MD
Cardiologist

 

ritternathan

Nathan Ritter,
MD, FACC

Cardiologist

Syed A. Shah, MD
Cardiologist

Jian Shan, MD
Cardiologist

ThomasJoan

Joan Thomas, MD,
CPE, FACC

Cardiologist

 

 vannozzi

Robert Vannozzi,
MD, FACC

Cardiologist

 

varonmaurice

Maurice Varon,
MD, FACC

Cardiologist

Interventional Cardiologists

 

AbtahiamFarhad

Farhad Abtahian,
MD, PhD

Interventional Cardiologist

 

AhmedAkbar

Akbar Ahmed, 
MD, PhD

Interventional Cardiologist

 DeptaJeremiah

Jeremiah Depta,
MD, MPH, FACC

Interventional Cardiologist

 

GaciochGerald

Gerald Gacioch, MD, PhD, MMM, FACC, FSCAI
Chief of Cardiology, RGH
Interventional Cardiologist

 

HallCameron 

Cameron Hall, MD
Interventional Cardiologist

 

 

 PatelTejan

Tejan Patel, MD,
FACC, FSCAI

Interventional Cardiologist

 

 

SCORTICHINI_DORIA

Doria Scortichini,
MD, FACC

Interventional Cardiologist

 

Electrophysiologists

 

ChuprunDmitry

Dmitry Chuprun, MD
Electrophysiologist

 

RaoMohan

Mohan Rao, MD, FACC
Electrophysiologist

 

ShahAbrar

Abrar Shah, MD, FACC
Electrophysiologist

 

taylorsarah

Sarah Taylor, 
MD, FACC

Electrophysiologist

Heart Failure

 FeitellScott

Scott Feitell, MD
Advanced Heart Failure &
Transplantation

 

Soon J. Park, MD
Advanced Heart Failure &
Transplantation

Thoracic Surgery

 CaneJeffrey

Jeffrey Cane, MD
Thoracic Surgeon

KarisNicholas 

Nicholas Karis, MD
Thoracic Surgeon