Current Cardiology Fellows

1st year

Lama Al Jebbawi, M.D.
Medical School: American University of Beirut
Residency: Henry Ford Allegiance Health
Andrew Chou, M.D.
Medical School: University of Cincinnati
Residency: University of Michigan
Layan El-khatib, M.D.
Medical School: Hashemite University, Jordan
Residency: Henry Ford Hospital
Raef Fadel, D.O.
Medical School: Michigan State University
Residency: Henry Ford Hospital
Brian La Starza, M.D.
Medical School: Florida Atlantic University
Residency: Baylor College of Medicine
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Felix Nguyen, M.D.
Medical School: University of Pittsburgh
Residency: Washington University
Matthew Thomas, D.O.
Medical School: University of Pikeville - Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency: Loyola University
 
 
 

2nd year

Georgi Fram, M.D.
Medical School: Wayne State University
Residency: Henry Ford Hospital
Aeman Hana, D.O.
Medical School: Michigan State University
Residency: Henry Ford Hospital
Anthony McClafferty, M.D.
Medical School: Wayne State University
Residency: Baylor College of Medicine
Krishna Modi, M.D.
Medical School: Wayne State University
Residency: Henry Ford Hospital
Monique Oye, D.O.
Medical School: West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency: University of Florida, Jacksonville
Vaidahi Patel, M.D.
Medical School: Temple University
Residency: University of Rochester
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Allison Zimmerman, M.D.
Medical School: University of Toledo
Residency: Rush University

3rd year

Hussayn Alrayes, D.O.
Medical School: Michigan State University
Residency: Henry Ford Hospital
Scott Arno, M.D.
Medical School: Tulane University
Residency: Emory University
Jasneet Devgun, D.O.
Medical School: Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency: The Ohio State University
Chaun Gandolfo, D.O.
Medical School: Michigan State University
Residency: Henry Ford Hospital
Christopher Lewis, M.D.
Medical School: Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine
Residency: University of Michigan
F. Samuel Mshelbwala, M.D.
Medical School: Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences College of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency: Indiana University
Brian Vickers, M.D.
Medical School: The Ohio State University
Residency: Vanderbilt University

Interventional Cardiology

Zaid Al-Jebaje, M.D.
Medical School: University of Baghdad
Residency: University at Buffalo
Cardiology Fellowship: University of Rochester
Obadah Aqtash, M.D.
Medical School: University of Jordan
Residency: Marshall University
Cardiology Fellowship: University of Cincinnati
Ameer Musa, M.D.
Medical School: St. George’s University
Residency: University of Kentucky
Cardiology Fellowship: Rush University

Electrophysiology

Elsheikh Abdelrahim, M.D.
Medical School:Khartoum College of Medical Sciences, Sudan
Residency:Henry Ford Hospital
Cardiology Fellowship: Henry Ford Hospital
John Birchak, M.D.
Medical School: Ohio State University
Residency:University of Illinois at Chicago
Cardiology Fellowship: Henry Ford Hospital
Tarek Makki, M.D.
Medical School: University of Michigan
Residency: Cleveland Clinic
Cardiology Fellowship: Henry Ford Hospital

Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology

Robert Solomon, M.D.
Medical School: Howard University
Residency: Henry Ford Hospital
Cardiology Fellowship: Ascension St. John Hospital

Structural Heart Disease

Claudia Lama von Buchwald, M.D.
Medical School: Universidad Catolica de Santiago de Guayaquil - Ecuador
Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine- Jacobi Medical Center
Cardiology Fellowship: Rush University
Interventional Cardiology Fellowship: Rush University
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Karthik Balasubramaniam, M.D.
Medical School: The Tamilnadu Dr. MGR Medical University, India
Residency: United Kingdom
Cardiology Fellowship: United Kingdom
Interventional Cardiology Fellowship: St. Boniface Hospital, Canada

Complex, High Risk and Indicated Percutaneous Coronary Interventions and Advanced Hemodynamic Care (CHIP)

Asaad Nakhle, M.D.
Medical School: Damascus University
Residency: Henry Ford Hospital
Cardiology Fellowship: Tulane University
Interventional Cardiology Fellowship: Tulane University

Advanced Cardiac Imaging

Deepthi Tirunagari, M.D.
Medical School: Osmania Medical College, India
Residency: New York-Presbyterian Lower Manhattan Hospital
Cardiology Fellowship: St. Joseph Mercy Oakland Hospital

Structural Heart Disease Imaging

Daniel Shpilsky, M.D.
Medical School: Temple University
Residency: University of Pittsburgh
Cardiology Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh
Information for Applicants
Interested in applying to one of our programs, call (800) 436-7936 .

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