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Our Cardiovascular Health Physicians

Our Cardiovascular Health Physicians

St. Mary's, along with the physicians at Ohio Valley HeartCare, provides the most comprehensive cardiology surgery services to the tri-state. Focusing exclusively on the cardiovascular health and well being of our patients, we are committed to providing an unwavering standard of excellence in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of heart disease.

Meet our physicians at Ohio Valley HeartCare (download PDF).

Cardiologists

Philip H. Behrens, MD, FACC

Phillip H. Behrens, MD

  • Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine; American Board of Cardiovascular Disease; American Board of Interventional Cardiology
  • Medical School: University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY
  • Residency: St. Vincent’s Hospital, Indianapolis, IN
  • Fellowship: University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL

  

Philip R. Casino, MD, FACCPhillip R. Casino, MD

    • Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine in Cardiovascular Disease
    • Medical School: University of Santo Tomas, Manila, Philippines
    • Residency: Brown University Memorial Hosptial, Pawtucket, RI; University of the Philippines, Manila, Philippines
    • Fellowship: Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA; State University of New York at Buffalo, NY

 

  

David B. Curtis, MD, FACC David B. Curtis, MD

  • Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine in Cardiovascular Disease
  •  Medical School: University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH
  •  Residency: Good Samaritan Hospital, Cincinnati, OH
  •  Fellowship: Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, PA

 

 Waji Mohammed, MD, FACCWaji Mohammed, MD

  • Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine; Cardiology; Interventional Cardiology; Peripheral Vascular Interventions; Vascular Medicine
  • Medical School: Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad, India
  •  Residency: University of Illinois at Chicago, IL
  • Fellowship: Endovascular Intervention & Vascular Medicine Fellow, Tufts University/St. Elizabeth Medical Center; Interventional Cardiology Fellow, University of Connecticut, Hartford Hospital, CT; Cardiovascular Medicine Fellow, Louisiana State University, New Orleans, LA

Asim Rehman, MD, FACP, FACCAsim Rehman, MD

  • Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine; American Board of Cardiovascular Disease; American Board of Interventional Cardiology
  • Medical School: Khyber Medical College, Peshawar, Pakistan
  •  Residency: SUNY Graduate Cardiology Programs, Brooklyn, NY
  •  Fellowship: Lahey Clinic, Burlington, MA; SUNY Graduate Cardiology Programs, Brooklyn, NY
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Gurtej Singh, MDGurtej Singh, MD

  • Medical School: Government Medical College, Amristar, India
  •  Residency: Stony Brook University Medical Center, Stony Brook, NY
  •  Fellowship: Stony Brook University Medical Center, Stony Brook, NY

 

 

Pediatric Cardiologist

 Deepa H. Kumbar, MD, FAAP, FACCDeepa H. Kumbar, MDCertification: American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatrics and Pediatric Cardiology

  • Medical School: New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Residency: University of Chicago Children’s Hospital, Chicago, IL
  • Fellowship: Christ Hospital and Medical Center, Oak Lawn, IL; Hope Children’s Hospital

 

     

     Heart Rhythm Specialists | Electrophysiologist

    Umang M. Patel, MD, FACCUmang M. Patel, MD

    • Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine; American Board of Cardiovascular Disease
    • Medical School: Grant Medical College, University of Mumbai, Maharashta, India
    • Residency: Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY; Coney Island Hospital, Brooklyn, NY; King Edward Memorial Hospital, Bombay, India
    • Fellowship: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
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    Asem A. Rimawi, MD, FACC  Asem A. Rimawi, MDCertification: American Board of Internal Medicine; Cardiovascular Medicine; Electrophysiology and Member, Heart Rhythm Society

    • Medical School: University of Jordan, Faculty of Medicine, Amman, Jordan
    • Residency: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR
    • Fellowship: University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics, Iowa City, IA; University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR

       

      Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgeons

      John Brock, MDJohn Brock, MD

      • Certification: American Board of Thoracic Surgery
      • Medical School: University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
      •  Residency: Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
      •  Fellowship: Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

       

      Elizabeth G. Butler, MDElizabeth G. Butler, MD

      • Certification: American Board of Thoracic Surgery; American Board of Surgery
      • Medical School: University of Texas Health Sciences Center, San Antonio, TX
      •  Residency: University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
      •  Fellowship: Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

       

       

      Nurse Practitioners

      • Shaleen L. Ayers, MSN, CNS
      • Vande L. Cox, MSN, FNP
      • Kacy S. Jones, MSN, ACNP
      • Claudia R. Merkley, MSN, ACNP-BC, APRN-BC

      Clinical Directors

      • Rick Anglen, PA-C, RVT
      • Pam Duncan BS, CNMT, RT(R)
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