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Fatima Khan

Fatima Khan, MD UTMB Health Provider

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  • UTMB Health Cardiology, UHC Galveston
    • 1005 Harborside Drive
      6th Floor
      Galveston, TX 77555
    • Phone: (409) 762-2328
    • Fax: (409) 747-0777
    UTMB Health Cardiology, Clear Lake Campus
    • 250 Blossom Street
      4th Floor
      Webster, TX 77598
    • Phone: (409) 762-2328
    • Fax: (832) 632-7866
  • Dr. Fatima Khan graduated from Riphah International University in Islamabad, Pakistan. She completed her internal medicine residency at Abington Hospital Jefferson Health in Pennsylvania and her general cardiology fellowship at the Western Connecticut health network at Danbury Hospital in Connecticut. She developed an interest in advanced heart failure and transplant cardiology in her early years of training. She completed her sub-specialty training in advanced heart failure and transplant cardiology at the Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami. Her other areas of interest are infiltrative cardiomyopathy and shock. Outside work, she likes to spend time on the beach and is a food enthusiast.

  • Medical/Professional School:

    MBBS, Riphah International University/ IIMC - Rawalpindi, 2007

    Internships:

    Transitional Year, Holy Family Hospital - Rawalpindi, Nay, 2008

    Residencies:

    Internal Medicine, Abington Hospital Jefferson Health - TJUH, Abington, PA, 2017

    Fellowships:

    General Cardiology, Danbury Hospital - Yale School of Medicine - Danbury, CT, 2020

    Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology, Jackson Memorial Hospital/University of Miami - Miami, FL, 2021

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  • A subspecialty of cardiology, heart failure focuses on the heart’s decreased ability to pump blood to the rest of the body.

    If you have not been diagnosed with heart failure, please make an appointment with our general cardiologists, and, if needed, they can refer you for the appropriate specialized treatment.

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    If the times below do not meet your needs, please call (800) 917-8906 to speak with someone about our wait-list options.


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Muhie Dean Sabayon

Muhie Dean Sabayon, MD UTMB Health Provider

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  • UTMB Health Cardiology, Clear Lake Campus
    • 250 Blossom Street
      4th Floor
      Webster, TX 77598
    • Phone: (409) 762-2328
    • Fax: (832) 632-7866
  • Dr. Sabayon is an established and highly skilled Cardiac Electrophysiologist. His work was informed by his fellowship training at Emory University's nation-leading electrophysiology center. He is skilled in cutting-edge technology and Cardiac Electrophysiology procedures with demonstrated success in complex device implantation and extraction therapies, simple and complex ablation therapies, and left atrial appendage closure therapies. He is a member of the Heart Rhythm Society and has been a keynote speaker on multiple medical platforms. He currently practices at UTMB Clear Lake and League City Campuses and is the Electrophysiology Lab Director at the UTMB Clear Lake Campus and Interim Electrophysiology Lab Director at the UTMB Galveston Campus.

  • Medical/Professional School:

    MD, University of Balamand - Beirut, Lebanon, 2012

    Residencies:

    Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut - Beirut, Lebanon, 2015

    Fellowships:

    Cardiology, American University of Beirut- Beirut, Lebanon, 2018

    Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology, Emory University - Atlanta, GA, 2020

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  • A subspecialty of cardiology, electrophysiology focuses on the study and treatment of the electrical activity of your heart to identify abnormal heart rhythms (arrhythmias). Some treatments for arrythmias include implanting pacemakers and cardioverter-defibrillators.

    If you have not been diagnosed with an abnormal or irregular heart rhythm, please make an appointment with our general cardiologists, and, if needed, they can refer you for the appropriate specialized treatment.

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Qiangjun Cai

Qiangjun Cai, MD, FACC, FACP UTMB Health Provider

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    Specialties: Cardiology - General
    Languages: English
  • UTMB Health Cardiology, Angleton Campus
  • Dr. Cai completed his residency in internal medicine at Geisinger Medical Center in Pennsylvania. Then he completed his fellowship in cardiology at UTMB and The Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center in Houston. Dr. Cai joined UTMB Angleton Danbury Campus as an Assistant Professor and medical director in 2014.

    Dr. Cai's professional interests include cardiac imaging, clinical cardiology, medical education, and quality improvement in cardiac care. He is board certified in cardiovascular diseases, internal medicine, echocardiography, nuclear cardiology, cardiac CT, and vascular ultrasound. He is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology and the American College of Physicians.

    Dr. Cai has been involved in multiple clinical studies and research projects. He has published extensively and serves as a reviewer for a number of medical journals.

    Dr. Cai serves cardiac and vascular patients including those with any established cardiovascular diseases. He also provides risk factor management and preoperative evaluation.

  • Medical/Professional School:

    Xuzhou Medical College - Xuzhou, China, MD, 1994

    Internships:

    Internal Medicine, Geisinger Medical Center - Danville, PA, 2006

    Residencies:

    Internal Medicine, Geisinger Medical Center - Danville, PA, 2008

    Fellowships:

    Methodist Hospital - Houston, TX, 2011


    Certifications:

    American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease

    American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine

    American Board of Echocardiography

    Nuclear Cardiology Certification Board

    Vascular Interpretation , Registered Physician

    Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, Certification Board

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  • A general cardiologist specializes in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of the heart and blood vessels, known as the cardiovascular system.

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Sendil Prasad

Sendil Prasad, MD UTMB Health Provider

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    Specialties: Cardiology - General
    Languages: English
  • UTMB Health Cardiology, Angleton Campus
  • Dr. Prasad is working as a clinical cardiologist for UTMB. He is currently focused on developing cardiology practice in Angleton, TX area.

    Dr. Prasad is strongly inclined towards preventive cardiology and thus guides his patients and their families to lead a healthy lifestyle. He believes in risk factor modification by providing patient centered comprehensive cardiovascular treatment options and focused education.

    Dr. Prasad graduated from both Internal Medicine & Cardiology fellowship programs from Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital, Sayre, PA. During his training, he was awarded with “Resident of the year 2010” and “Teaching cardiology fellow of the year” continuously all three years in a row (2012 to 2015).

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  • Medical/Professional School:

    Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute - Chennai, India, MD, 2001

    Residencies:

    Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital - Sayre, PA, 2010

    Fellowships:

    Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital - Sayre, PA, 2015

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  • A general cardiologist specializes in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of the heart and blood vessels, known as the cardiovascular system.

    START HERE: Answer the following question, then choose the time that best fits your schedule!

    If the times below do not meet your needs, please call (800) 917-8906 to speak with someone about our wait-list options.


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Amer Abdulla

Amer Abdulla, MD, MS UTMB Health Provider

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    Specialties: Cardiology - General
    Languages: English
  • UTMB Health Cardiology, UHC Galveston
    • 1005 Harborside Drive
      6th Floor
      Galveston, TX 77555
    • Phone: (409) 762-2328
    • Fax: (409) 747-0777
    UTMB Health Cardiology, Clear Lake Campus
    • 250 Blossom Street
      4th Floor
      Webster, TX 77598
    • Phone: (409) 762-2328
    • Fax: (832) 632-7866
  • Dr. Amer Abdulla is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Cardiology at UTMB. He obtained a bachelor of science with honors in bioengineering from the University of California, Berkeley and a master of science in translational medicine from the joint UC Berkeley – UCSF bioengineering department. He developed an interest in the use of technology to optimize healthcare. During his master program, he cofounded Gauss Surgical and helped develop the Triton, a device that improves the accuracy of intraoperative blood loss using computer vision.

    Although his experiences in engineering were deeply rewarding, he wanted a career with the human interaction that medicine affords. Dr. Abdulla received his MD from the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. Dr. Abdulla then completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. He was drawn to the field of cardiology because of its fascinating physiology and its many evidence-based therapies that save lives and improve quality of life. He pursued fellowship in cardiovascular disease at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston.

    Dr. Abdulla is a general cardiologist with a special interest in multimodality imaging, preventive cardiology, invasive cardiology, medical education, and quality improvement. He is board certified in Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology, and Internal Medicine. He has authored and coauthored several manuscripts in peer-reviewed journals and presented at many conferences on the topics of cardiac imaging, preventive cardiology, and quality improvement in healthcare.

    Dr. Abdulla enjoys educating his patients about their disease so they can make well-informed decisions about their health. He is a strong advocate for prevention and a healthy lifestyle. He finds deep satisfaction in helping his patients achieve better quality of life. Dr. Abdulla sees patients at the UTMB Clear Lake Campus. He is fluent in Arabic. In his free time, Dr. Abdulla enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter, cooking, running, swimming, hiking, and traveling.

  • Medical/Professional School:

    MD, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA - Los Angeles, CA, 2015

    Residencies:

    Internal Medicine, Harbor UCLA Medical Center - Torrance, CA, 2018

    Fellowships:

    Cardiovascular Disease, UT Health- Houston - Houston, TX, 2021

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    START HERE: Answer the following question, then choose the time that best fits your schedule!

    If the times below do not meet your needs, please call (800) 917-8906 to speak with someone about our wait-list options.


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Paul Kumfa

Paul Kumfa, MD UTMB Health Provider

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    Specialties: Cardiology - Interventional
    Languages: English
  • UTMB Health Cardiology, Clear Lake Campus
    • 250 Blossom Street
      4th Floor
      Webster, TX 77598
    • Phone: (409) 762-2328
    • Fax: (832) 632-7866
    UTMB Health Cardiology, Angleton Campus
  • Dr. Kumfa was born in Cameroon, West Africa. He subsequently immigrated to Dallas TX, where he did his undergraduate studies. While at UT Dallas he studied Electrical Engineering and Premed. Thereafter, Dr. Kumfa came to UTMB for medical school. While in medical school he was in the Student Government Association and served as vice president of his class for all 4 years. He stayed at UTMB for Internal Medicine Residency. During residency he was recognized as Outstanding 2nd Year Internal Medicine Resident, and at graduation he was awarded the Don W. Powell Award for Excellence in Internal Medicine Residency. He continued his training at UTMB, where he completed General Cardiology Fellowship and Interventional cardiology. At the end of both fellowship trainings he was awarded the Hutching's Scholarship for Best Graduating Cardiology Fellow. Dr. Kumfa joined UTMB Faculty in 2016 as Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, and Interventional Cardiology. He is passionate about coronary artery disease, peripheral vascular disease and structural heart disease.

  • Medical/Professional School:

    MD, University of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston, TX, MD, 2009

    Residencies:

    Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston, TX, 2012

    Fellowships:

    Cardiology, University of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston, TX, 2015

    Interventional Cardiology, University of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston, TX, 2016

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  • A subspecialty of cardiology, interventional cardiology focuses on catheter-based treatment of structural heart diseases, such as coronary artery disease and vascular disease. Interventional cardiologists diagnose and treat narrowed arteries in the heart (and elsewhere in the body) and weakened heart valves. Treatments included angiography, angioplasty, and stenting.

    If you have not been diagnosed with coronary artery disease or valve disease, please make an appointment with our General Cardiologists, and, if needed, they can refer you for more specialized treatment.

    START HERE: Answer the following question, then choose the time that best fits your schedule!

    If the times below do not meet your needs, please call (800) 917-8906 to speak with someone about our wait-list options.


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Michael Garza

Michael Garza, MSN, AGACNP-BC UTMB Health Provider

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    Specialties: Cardiology - General
  • UTMB Health Heart Center, PCP Galveston
    • 400 Harborside Drive
      Suite 124, Entrance B
      Galveston, TX 77555
    • Phone: (409) 762-2328
    • Fax: (409) 747-8579
  • Michael Garza is a certified Acute Care nurse practitioner specialized in general cardiology. He has worked at UTMB for over 11 years all within the division of cardiology, most notably in the cardiac Cath and EP labs and as a cardiac device specialist working with pacemaker and defibrillator patients. He has a background in psychiatric nursing prior to cardiology. He obtained his MSN from the University of Texas Health Science Center Houston specialized as an Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner and received all his clinical training with UTMB cardiology providers.

    Prior to becoming a nurse, he obtained a BS from UHCL in biology / biotechnology and worked in research on the space flight viral immunity team for NASA at the Johnson Space Center. He has lived in Galveston County his whole life and is dedicated to providing the highest quality care to his patients. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife, two sons, family, and friends.

  • Medical/Professional School:

    MSN, University of Texas Health Science Center - Houston, TX, 2022

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Loan Truong

Loan Truong, RN, BSN, MSN, AGACNP UTMB Health Provider

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    Specialties: Cardiology - Heart Failure
    Languages: English
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  • Medical/Professional School:

    MSN, University of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston, TX, 2020

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Tareq Abu Sharifeh

Tareq Abu Sharifeh, MD UTMB Health Provider

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    Specialties: Cardiology - General
    Languages: English
  • UTMB Health Cardiology, Clear Lake Campus
    • 250 Blossom Street
      4th Floor
      Webster, TX 77598
    • Phone: (409) 762-2328
    • Fax: (832) 632-7866
  • Dr. Abu Sharifeh is a Cardiologist who specializes in clinical and Invasive cardiology. He serves as the Section Director for Clinical Cardiology & is the Medical Director for Ambulatory Cardiac Care at UTMB where he also serves as an Assistant Professor and the Mary Wheat-endowed professor in Cardiology.

    He finished his medical degree at the University of Jordan, where he graduated with honors, his Internal Medicine training at the University of Texas Medical Branch, and his Clinical Cardiology training at the Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart and vascular center / University of Texas Medical Branch. He is Board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, National Board of echocardiography, Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology and Certification Board of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography.

    Dr. Abu Sharifeh’s interests include medical student, resident, and cardiology fellow education as well as patient care. He is an honorary member of the Texas Chapter of the Alpha Omega Alpha Society, and is the recipient of multiple awards, including and on multiple occasions the Jose Esquival Avila Best Teaching Award and William E. McCarron Award for Highest Performance and Professionalism in Medicine. His clinical interests include cardiovascular prevention, multi-modality cardiac imaging, coronary artery disease, and valvular heart disease.

    Dr. Abu Sharifeh is a Fellow of American College of Cardiology, the American Society of Echocardiography, and the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology.

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  • Medical/Professional School:

    ECFMG, 1999

    University of Jordan Medical School - Amman, Jordan, MD, 1998

    Internships:

    Rotating, Al-bashir Hospital - Amman, Jordan, 1999

    Residencies:

    Internal Meedicine, University of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston, TX, 2003

    Fellowships:

    Cardiology, University of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston, TX, 2012


    Certifications:

    American Board of Cardiovascular Disease

    American Board of Internal Medicine

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Masood Ahmad

Masood Ahmad, MBBS UTMB Health Provider

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    Specialties: Cardiology - General
    Languages: English
  • UTMB Health Cardiology, Clear Lake Campus
    • 250 Blossom Street
      4th Floor
      Webster, TX 77598
    • Phone: (409) 762-2328
    • Fax: (832) 632-7866
  • Dr. Masood Ahmad received his medical degree from Kashmir Medical College in Kashmir, India. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Euclid General Hospital in Cleveland Ohio and at Long Island Jewish/Queens Hospital Center in New York. Dr. Ahmad completed his fellowship in cardiology at Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, Texas. He is board certified in Internal Medicine and in cardiovascular disease. He is a Fellow of the Royal college of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Prior to coming to UTMB, Dr. Ahmad was a tenured Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Missouri Medical Center and served as Director of Noninvasive Laboratories and Chief of the Cardiology Section at the Harry S. Truman VA Hospital in Columbia Missouri.

    Dr. Ahmad is the Edward D. and Sally M. Futch Endowed Professor in Cardiology. He is also the Director of the Echocardiography Laboratory.

    Dr. Ahmad's research interests are in noninvasive Cardiovascular imaging and he has expertise in 3D echocardiography. Dr Ahmad is a board member of the Houston Chapter of the American Society of Echocardiography. At the national level, Dr Ahmad serves on the FASE committee of the American Society of Echocardiography. In addition, Dr Ahmad serves on the editorial board of Echocardiography, a journal of Cardiovascular ultrasound and Allied techniques.

  • Medical/Professional School:

    University of Kashmir - Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, MD, 1967

    Internships:

    Rotating Medical, Euclid Hospital - Euclid, OH, 1969

    Residencies:

    Internal Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center - New York, NY, 1971

    Fellowships:

    Cardiology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center - Dallas, TX, 1974

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