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The physician team at The Heart Group of Lancaster General Health combines internationally recognized contributions to cardiovascular science with a commitment to compassionate patient care. From the latest prevention science and diagnostic technologies to advanced therapies and surgical procedures, The Heart Group of Lancaster General Health's physicians deliver world-class heart care to the community every day, and with every patient.
 

Meet the exceptional physicians of The Heart Group of Lancaster General Health.
 

Rolf L. Andersen, MD, FACC

Rolf L. Andersen, MD, has been a prominent Lancaster County cardiologist since 1989 and a member of The Heart Group of Lancaster General Health team since its inception. Dr. Andersen earned his medical degree from Columbia University and performed his internship and residency at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center in New York. He also served two fellowships in adult cardiovascular disease and interventional cardiology at St. Luke's-Roosevelt. A fellow of the American College of Cardiology and board certified in cardiovascular disease and interventional cardiology, Dr. Andersen also has extensive research experience. He is a research investigator at The Lancaster Heart & Stroke Foundation and has participated in 40 clinical studies on the safety and effectiveness of various drug therapies and treatment devices. Dr. Andersen also has authored several medical journal articles and abstracts and is director of the Risk Factor Clinic for The Heart Group of Lancaster General Health.  Dr. Andersen is also board certified in clinical lipidology.


Sandeep Bansal, MD, MPH

Sandeep Bansal, MD, MPH

Sandeep Bansal, MD, MPH, is an expert of cardiac electrophysiology. He earned his medical doctorate at Yale School of Medicine in New Haven, CT, and performed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Harvard Medical School's Brigham and Women's Hospital. He later completed a research fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease Prevention and received his Master of Public Health in Clinical Effectiveness from Harvard School of Public Health in Boston, MA. He went on to complete Fellowships in Cardiology and Cardiac Electrophysiology at Johns Hopkins Hospital, in Baltimore, MD. He was hired on staff as an Assistant Professor of Medicine and Clinical Electrophysiologist at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, before joining The Heart Group with Lancaster General Health.

Dr. Bansal's clinical interests are in complex arrhythmia management. He is also actively involved in numerous research trials through the Lancaster Heart and Vascular Institute, and travels the country providing educational talks.

Dr. Bansal is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, and Cardiac Electrophysiology. He has published regularly in medical journals and is an active member of the Heart Rhythm society.


Matthew A. Bernabei, MD, FHRS

Matthew A. Bernabei, MD has earned multiple awards for clinical and research excellence during his extensive training in Cardiovascular Medicine and Cardiac Electrophysiology. Prior to joining The Heart Group of Lancaster General Health in 2010, Dr. Bernabei completed two fellowships at the Lahey Clinic, the teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine in Mass. While at Lahey, he earned the Fellow of the Year Award as an outstanding teacher, mentor, and clinician, as well as the Alumni Association Research Award for his work on "Robotic Atrial Fibrillation Ablation" which he subsequently presented at the Heart Rhythm Society's annual meeting. Dr. Bernabei is board certified in Cardiac Electrophysiology, Cardiovascular Medicine, Nuclear Cardiology, and Internal Medicine. He earned his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine in Philadelphia, where he won the Louis Soloff, MD Cardiology Prize, and he served his internship and residency at the University of Virginia Hospital in Charlottesville, VA. He performed his undergraduate work at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore.


Roddy P. Canosa, DO, FACC

Roddy P. Canosa, DO, is a general cardiologist who joined The Heart Group in 2015. He will practice in the Ephrata office of The Heart Group. He obtained his DO degree from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. He performed his residency at the Osteopathic Medical Center of Philadelphia and fellowship at Deborah Heart and Lung Center in New Jersey. He is board certified in cardiology and internal medicine. He has served as a principal investigator for a number of research trials and is a member of numerous professional societies.


Lindsay Castle, DO

Lindsay M. Castle, DO, is a cardiologist who joined The Heart Group of Lancaster General Health in the summer of 2015. She most recently completed a fellowship in advanced heart failure and transplant cardiology at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis. She received her DO degree from the College of Osteopathic Medicine at Ohio University and holds a BS degree from Mount Vernon Nazarene University. She completed her internal medicine residency and cardiovascular fellowship at OhioHealth Doctors Hospital. Dr. Castle is a member of the International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation, American College of Cardiology, and the Heart Failure Society of America, among others. 


Gurpinder K. Chatha, MD

From India to Houston to Philadelphia to Chicago—and now to Lancaster, Gurpinder K. Chatha, MD chose to practice medicine with The Heart Group of Lancaster General Health. Dr. Chatha is an expert in the latest non-invasive cardiovascular diagnostic technologies, and her commitment to combining technological advances with outstanding patient care makes her a perfect fit for The Heart Group of Lancaster General Health. Dr. Chatha earned her medical degree from Government Medical College in Patiala India. She completed a fellowship in cardiovascular disease at Loyola University Medical Center in Chicago, prior to which she performed her internship and residency in internal medicine at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia. Board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, nuclear cardiology and echocardiography, Dr. Chatha's training includes peripheral vascular imaging and a research assistantship at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston.


Neil R. Clark, MD, FACC

Neil R. Clark, MD, is an expert in advanced cardiovascular diagnostics. A fellow of the American College of Cardiology, Dr. Clark is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease and nuclear cardiology. He earned his medical doctorate at Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, performed his internship and residency at Pennsylvania Hospital and served a fellowship in cardiology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.


Dr. Clark has published several original papers in medical journals and has published or presented 13 abstracts, primarily concerning diagnostic techniques using advanced equipment. He is also a research investigator at The Lancaster Heart & Stroke Foundation and has participated in studies involving echocardiography and the effectiveness of drug therapy in patients with congestive heart failure.


Rupal P. Dumasia, MD, FACC, FSCAI

Rupal P. Dumasia, MD, serves as director of the Catheterization Laboratory at Lancaster General Health. Dr. Dumasia earned his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey—New Jersey Medical School. He performed his internship and residency at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and went on to complete fellowships in cardiovascular disease and interventional cardiology at the University of Michigan Hospitals in Ann Arbor. He is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease and interventional cardiology. Dr. Dumasia has authored multiple book chapters and has served as principal investigator for several clinical trials. Dr. Dumasia performs the full spectrum of interventional cardiology procedures as well as peripheral vascular interventions.


Mark D. Etter, MD, FACC

Mark D. Etter, MD, is a Lancaster native who brought his medical talents back to his home community when he joined The Heart Group of Lancaster General Health in 2001. Board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease and nuclear cardiology, Dr. Etter is a member of the American College of Cardiology and the Pennsylvania Medical Society. He has been published in the Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science and the American Journal of Physiology, and he has given presentations at the Pennsylvania Academy of Science and the Middle Atlantic Regional Meeting of The American Chemical Society. Dr. Etter earned his medical degree from The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine. He performed his internship and residency at the University of Rochester's Strong Memorial Hospital, and he was a fellow in cardiology at the University of Pittsburgh Medical College Presbyterian Hospital.


Douglas C. Gohn, MD, FACC, FHRS

Douglas C. Gohn, MD, is an electrophysiologist and researcher with extensive expertise in pacemaker and ablation technologies and procedures. Board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease and cardiac electrophysiology, Dr. Gohn has served as director of electrophysiology at Lancaster General Hospital and as chief administrative officer of The Heart Group and chief clinical officer of the Lancaster Heart & Vascular Institute. He has given presentations on pacemaker and radiofrequency catheter ablation topics. He has been the lead author or co-author of more than 20 manuscripts and abstracts published in medical journals. A clinical research investigator at The Lancaster Heart & Stroke Foundation, Dr. Gohn has been the investigator or principal investigator on multiple research studies on topics ranging from catheter ablation and drug effectiveness to the use of a variety of pacemaker devices.


Dr. Gohn earned his medical degree from Hahnemann University School of Medicine in Philadelphia, where he also performed his internship and residency. He served fellowships in cardiology and electrophysiology and cardiac pacing at The Cleveland Clinic Foundation. Prior to his relocation to Lancaster, he served as the medical director of electrophysiology at the Oschner Clinic in New Orleans.


David E. Guyer, MD, FACC

Dr. David E. Guyer

David E. Guyer, MD, specializes in non-invasive diagnosis and treatment of heart disease. Formerly with New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Campus, Dr. Guyer is board certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular diseases. He has held teaching positions at Massachusetts General Hospital, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Duke University School of Medicine and Weill Medical College of Cornell University.


Dr. Guyer earned his medical degree at Case Western Reserve University and served his residency at Peter Bent Brigham Hospital in Boston. He completed a clinical and research fellowship in cardiology at Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Guyer has published articles on the use of echocardiography in diagnosing heart disease. He co-authored the chapter entitled "Echocardiography: Principles and Practice" in the second edition of The Practice of Cardiology, published by Little Brown and Company.


Joseluis Ibarra, MD, FACC

Joseluis Ibarra, MD, is a leading expert in cardiovascular disease prevention and non-invasive treatment. Board certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease, Dr. Ibarra is committed to educating patients about risk factors, and he has contributed greatly to the understanding of heart disease treatments through his participation in more than 50 clinical studies. He is a clinical investigator at The Lancaster Heart & Stroke Foundation and has been principal investigator on studies concerning the safety and effectiveness of certain drug treatments for a variety of cardiovascular conditions, including lowering blood cholesterol and reducing heart attack recurrence. In 2000 he was named Inpatient Teacher of the Year in the Lancaster General Hospital Residency Program. Dr. Ibarra earned his medical degree at Southwestern Medical School of the University of Texas and he performed his internship and residency at the University of Pittsburgh's Presbyterian Hospital. He also served a fellowship in cardiovascular disease at the University of Vermont College of Medicine.


Ron Mathew Jacob, MD, FACC, FASE, FSCCT, FSCMR

Ron Mathew Jacob, MD, is among the most extensively trained cardiac imaging specialists in the nation. He joined the Heart Group of Lancaster General Health in 2008 following a fellowship in advanced cardiac imaging at the Cleveland Clinic in Ohio, where he received Level III training in echocardiography, cardiac CT and cardiac MRI, and Level II training in nuclear cardiology. His expertise across the spectrum of imaging modalities enables Dr. Jacob to determine the best imaging study for each patient. Dr. Jacob is board-certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, and nuclear cardiology by the Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology. He also was among the first cardiologists in the nation to become a diplomate of the Certification Board of Cardiac Computed Tomography. He has served on the committee of the Certification Board of Cardiac Magnetic Resonance. He has been published in medical journals, contributed chapters to medical texts, and invited to be a presenter at seminars, including an Experts Session of the American College of Cardiology in New Orleans. Dr. Jacob has served as the Chair of the International Outreach Committee for the Society of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance for two years. In this capacity, he has been to several countries around the world to speak at conferences and conduct workshops. Additionally, Dr. Jacob serves on the Board of Trustees for the Society of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance.  He has been the Principal Investigator on site for several multicenter trials and has initiated a research study looking at the use of Cardiovascular CT in patients of Lancaster General Health experiencing chest discomfort. Dr. Jacob earned his medical degree from the Manipal Academy of Higher Education in Karnataka, India, where he also performed his first residency. In the United States, he performed an internship at Saint Barnabas Hospital in Livingston, NJ, and was later a resident in internal medicine at Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia. He was chief medical resident for one year and also served a fellowship in cardiovascular medicine at Drexel. 


Rahul R. Jhaveri, MD, FACC, FSCAI, RPVI

Rahul R. Jhaveri, MD, is an interventional cardiologist who joined The Heart Group in 2015. He received his MD degree from Columbia University and completed his residency at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School. He completed clinical fellowships in interventional cardiology and cardiovascular disease at NYU School of Medicine. Dr. Jhaveri is board certified in interventional cardiology, cardiovascular disease, internal medicine, nuclear cardiology, echocardiology, and vascular interpretation. He has co-authored several journal articles and taught at the University of Connecticut and NYU School of Medicine. He is also a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. 


Ajay R. Marwaha, MD, FACC

Ajay Rai Marwaha, MD, has extensive experience with the wide array of advanced cardiovascular diagnostic technologies that help to identify and monitor cardiovascular disease. Dr. Marwaha has received Level 3 training in computed tomography and Level 2 training in cardiac catheterization, magnetic resonance imaging, nuclear medicine, and echocardiography, including transesophageal. He is board certified in internal medicine, echocardiology and nuclear cardiology, and he was among the first cardiologists in the nation to become a diplomate of the Certification Board of Cardiac Computed Tomography. Dr. Marwaha earned his medical degree at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, performed his residency in internal medicine at the Yale School of Medicine in New Haven, CT., and completed the Teaching Skills Program at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore. His academic performance earned him numerous honors for leadership and service. Dr. Marwaha has performed a wide variety of research and has been published in the Journal of General Internal Medicine. He is a member of many numerous professional societies, including the American College of Cardiology as well as societies for individual imaging technologies.


Melissa L. McKernan, MD, FACC

Before coming to Lancaster and joining the highly respected team of cardiovascular physicians at The Heart Group of Lancaster General Health, Melissa McKernan, MD, distinguished herself as an intern, resident and fellow at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. She served two fellowships at Penn, one in cardiovascular disease and another in cardiovascular electrophysiology, and she presented research findings at the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology. She earned her medical degree from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia. Dr. McKernan is a member of the American College of Physicians, the American Medical Society and the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society, and she is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology. Dr. McKernan is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular medicine and cardiac electrophysiology.


Mrinalini Meesala, MD, FACC, RPVI

Mrinalini Meesala, MD, is a non-invasive cardiologist with a focus on women’s heart health. She holds a MD degree from Osmania Medical College and completed her residency and fellowship at Drexel University’s College of Medicine, Philadelphia. She has served as medical director of Women’s Heart Health at Catholic Health in Buffalo, NY. Dr. Meesala is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, echocardiography, and nuclear cardiology. She is a registered physician in vascular interpretation. She has published numerous peer-reviewed articles and presented at many conferences. She is a member of the American College of Cardiology, American Heart Association, American Society of Echocardiography, and American Society of Nuclear Cardiology.


Jonathan C. Nachtigall, DO

Jonathan C. Nachtigall, DO, is an interventional cardiologist who joined The Heart Group in 2017 from Mount Nittany Health in State College, PA. He obtained his DO degree from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. He performed his residency at PinnacleHealth in Harrisburg, PA, and fellowship at Deborah Heart and Lung Center in New Jersey. He is board certified in general cardiology, echocardiography, nuclear cardiology, interventional cardiology, internal medicine, and RPVI. He was recognized as the chief resident and fellow during his residency and fellowship. His areas of interest are coronary disease and peripheral vascular disease.


Tareck Nossuli, MD

Tareck Nossuli, MD, earned his medical degree at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, and also holds a PhD in Cardiovascular Physiology from the same university. He completed his residency at Tufts-New England Medical Center in Boston, MA. Dr. Nossuli has completed two fellowships: the first in heart failure/cardiomyopathy at Boston Medical Center, and a subsequent fellowship in cardiology at The Lahey Clinic in Burlington, MA. Dr. Nossuli is board certified in Internal Medicine and Nuclear Cardiology. Dr. Nossuli is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease. Dr. Nossuli is board eligible in Cardiovascular Medicine and Advanced Heart Failure and Transplantation.


R. Ward Pulliam, MD, FACC

R. Ward Pulliam, MD, is the chief administrative officer of The Heart Group of Lancaster General Health and chief clinical officer of the Lancaster Heart & Vascular Institute. He joined The Heart Group in 2004. He completed a cardiology fellowship at University of Pennsylvania while finishing a two-year electrophysiology fellowship. Board certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease, Dr. Pulliam is qualified in pacemaker and ICD implantation, including a large volume of biventricular implantations. He performs all types of cardiac ablations with a special interest in ventricular tachycardia and atrial fibrillation ablation. He received his medical degree from the University of Mississippi Medical School and performed his internship and residency in internal medicine at Emory University Hospitals in Atlanta. He also served a fellowship in cardiovascular disease at Tulane University Hospitals in New Orleans prior to his training at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Pulliam is a member of the Heart Rhythm Society.


Justin Roberts, DO

Justin Roberts, DO, a practicing cardiologist from Minnesota, earned his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from Des Moines University, Des Moines, Iowa. He served his internship in Emergency Medicine at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Muhlenberg, Bethlehem, and his residency with the Lehigh Valley Health Network in Allentown, PA. Dr. Roberts completed specialty training in pulmonary hypertension at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia and was Chief Cardiology Fellow at Lehigh Valley Hospital in Allentown. He also completed a heart failure and transplant fellowship at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis. He has co-authored a number of peer-reviewed publications on internal medicine, pulmonary hypertension and cardiology. Dr. Roberts is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Cardiology and Internal Medicine.


David Lee Scher, MD, FACP, FACC, FHRS

David Lee Scher, MD has been a prominent cardiac electrophysiologist in Central PA since 1991, where he was the Director of Cardiac Electrophysiology and Chair of the Human Research Subject Committee at the PinnacleHealth System in Harrisburg.  Dr. Scher graduated from Washington University in St. Louis and then received his MD from the University of Bologna, Italy, the world’s oldest university and served as resident in internal medicine and chief medical resident at Maimonides Medical Center in his native city of Brooklyn, NY. His cardiology training was undertaken at the Presbyterian-University of Pennsylvania Health System.

Dr. Scher has been a longstanding clinical researcher and has presented at many international cardiology meetings since 1985.  He participated in some of the seminal trials of indications for implantable defibrillators and has published extensively in the field. Scher is a pioneer in the area of remote patient monitoring and the integration of monitored devices and electronic health records. He is a recognized world expert in mobile health technologies including medical apps, is well-known in social media, and has been cited as one of the top ten cardiologists on Twitter (@dlschermd). His digital health technology blog The Digital Health Corner (davidleescher.com) is well-respected and followed.  He serves as consultant to pharmaceutical, healthcare information technology, and mobile health tech companies. Dr. Scher is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular diseases, and clinical cardiac electrophysiology. He is a Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at the Penn State College of Medicine.


John P. Slovak, MD, FACC

John P. Slovak, MD, has been a prominent member of the Lancaster County medical community since 1981, helping to enhance the quality of cardiovascular care through his teaching and research activities in addition to patient care. A former chief of cardiology at Lancaster General Hospital, Dr. Slovak is physician director of the School of Cardiovascular Technology at LG Health. Board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular diseases and interventional cardiology, Dr. Slovak has extensive experience in a wide range of diagnostic and invasive procedures. He has participated in many clinical research trials conducted by the Lancaster Heart and Stroke Foundation. The author of several medical journal articles and abstracts, Dr. Slovak has presented numerous lectures at various seminars, conferences and workshops, and he organized an eight-member team to perform and teach coronary intervention and cardiovascular surgery in Bangladesh. A graduate of Hahnemann University Medical School in Philadelphia, he performed his internship and residency at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville, PA.


Roy S. Small, MD, FACC, FSCAI

A leading national expert in the management of heart failure, Roy S. Small, MD, is an interventional cardiologist and serves as medical director of the heart failure clinic and the medical director of the heart failure service at Lancaster General Hospital. He is the director of the heart failure clinic and the medical director of the heart failure service at Lancaster General Hospital. Dr. Small has been a principal or co-investigator on more than 70 studies in areas ranging from stents and angioplasty to pacemakers and drug therapies. He is currently the principal investigator of several clinical trials primarily involving the management of heart failure. He is the co-director of medical research and board member of The Lancaster Heart & Stroke Foundation. He has published articles in leading cardiovascular medical journals and presented papers at Heart Failure Society of America Annual Meetings and the American College of Cardiology Annual Scientific Sessions.
 

A former commander in the U.S. Navy Medical Corps, Dr. Small was an assistant professor of medicine at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, Md., and director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory at the National Naval Medical Center in Bethesda. He completed his internship and residency at the National Naval Medical Center and did his interventional training at The Mayo Clinic. He received his medical degree from St. Louis University and is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease and interventional cardiology.


Amit Varma, MD, PhD, FACC

Dr. Dana WeinsteinAmit Varma, MD, joined The Heart Group in 2015. He holds both a MD degree and a PhD degree from Medical College of Virginia/Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine. He completed a physician scientist training program that included accelerated residency and fellowship training in internal medicine and cardiology with three years of dedicated research while at Virginia Commonwealth University Health System. During his research years, he completed a PhD in physiology and biophysics. His most recent fellowship was focused on advanced heart failure/mechanical circulatory support, cardio-oncology and cardiac transplantation.

He is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology and board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular medicine, nuclear cardiology and in advanced heart failure and cardiac transplantation. He is a member of the American Heart Association, the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation, and the Heart Failure Society of America. While at VCU, he served on the institutional review board and hospital organ procurement committee for several years and served as co-investigator on several clinical trials while training. Dr. Varma has published over 20 peer-reviewed articles and has received numerous honors and young investigator awards for his research. He specializes in the care of patients requiring temporary and permanent mechanical circulatory device therapy for end-stage heart failure, oncology patients with cardiac problems, and still actively partakes in clinical and translational research.


Dana Weinstein, DO, FACC

Dr. Dana WeinsteinDana Weinstein, DO, practices non-invasive cardiology and has a special interest in women and heart disease and risk reduction.

Dr. Weinstein graduated with honors from Franklin and Marshall College in Lancaster and received her Doctor of Osteopathy from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in Philadelphia. She completed her residency in internal medicine at Mercy Catholic Medical Center/Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia and went on to complete her cardiovascular fellowship at Baystate Medical Center in Massachusetts.

During her fellowship, Dr. Weinstein was very active in the community where she participated in a preventive program dedicated to educating participants in healthy living, nutrition, exercise and stress reduction.

She is board certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease, as well as nuclear cardiology. She is a fellow in the American College of Cardiology.


Christopher D. Wenger, DO, FACC

Dr. Dana WeinsteinChristopher D. Wenger, DO, was born and raised in Lancaster County and feels honored to serve his community. He is board certified in internal medicine by both the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine. He is also board certified in cardiovascular medicine, with sub-specialty board certifications in adult echocardiography and nuclear cardiology.

Dr. Wenger is also certified in clinical lipidology by the American Board of Clinical Lipidology and proudly serves in the Preventive Cardiology and Lipid Apheresis clinics at The Heart Group where he treats metabolic and genetic cholesterol issues via nutrition counseling and drug therapy. He strongly advocates for whole-food and plant-based nutrition and is an active member of the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine. He has given a multitude of lectures that cover various topics in nutritional science as they relate to cardiovascular disease and other chronic disease states.


Todd A. Wood, MD, FACC, FSCAI, FSVM, RPVI

Dr. Todd Wood

Todd A. Wood, MD, is an interventional cardiologist with extensive training in peripheral endovascular interventions and non-invasive technologies to diagnose heart disease. Dr. Wood is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, interventional cardiology, vascular ultrasonography, vascular medicine, and endovascular intervention/medicine.

Dr. Wood earned his medical degree from Case Western Reserve University and served his internship, residency and fellowships at Rhode Island Hospital, The Miriam Hospital and Providence VAMC: Warren Alpert School of Medicine, Brown University. He is fellowship-trained in cardiology, interventional cardiology and peripheral vascular disease.

Dr. Wood currently serves as the chief of cardiology, medical director of the Pulmonary Embolism Response Team, and medical director of the Heart and Vascular Institute Vascular Clinic. He also currently serves as co-investigator on several clinical studies related to cardiovascular disease and peripheral artery disease.





 
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