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Zeshan A. Rana, MD, FACC, RPVI

Zeshan Rana, MD
Dr. Rana earned his medical degree in 2005 at West Virginia University School of Medicine and completed his residency at Jefferson Medical College, Christiana Care Health System, Newark, Delaware. Dr. Rana went on to complete a Fellowship in Interventional Cardiology at Beth Israel Medical Center in Newark, New Jersey. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Interventional Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease, Echocardiography and is a registered physician in vascular interpretation. Dr. Rana is a member of the American College of Cardiology and the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions. He serves as Medical Director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory at Mary Washington Hospital. He specializes in advanced, complex coronary interventions including chronic total occlusion (CTO) PCI, left main coronary artery PCI, and the use of cardiac support devices during intervention for high-risk patients. Additional specializations include advanced endovascular therapies such as endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR), peripheral arterial disease (PAD) treatment, carotid artery stenting, pulmonary embolism thrombolysis, IVC filter placement and structural heart interventions.

Arijit Chanda, MD, RPVI

Dr. Chanda earned his medical degree in 2006 at St. Johns Medical College and completed his residency at St. Vincent Medical Center, University of Connecticut, Bridgeport, CT. Dr. Chanda went on to complete a Fellowship in Pulmonary Disease, at Yale University, Bridgeport Hospital and a Fellowship in Cardiology at Yale University, Bridgeport Hospital and Yale New Haven Hospital. He continued his training with a Fellowship in Interventional Cardiology at Yale University, Yale New Haven Hospital and a Fellowship in Advance Structural and Advanced Endovascular Intervention at Ochsner Medical Center, New Orleans, Louisiana. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, Cardiovascular Disease, Echocardiography and is a registered physician in vascular interpretation. Dr. Chanda is a member of the American College of Cardiology, the American College of Chest Physicians and the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions. Dr. Chanda serves as Medical Director of the Chest Pain Center at Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center. He specializes in advanced, complex coronary interventions (both wrist and femoral approach), left main interventions, and the use of cardiac support devices during intervention of high-risk patients. He also specializes in structural heart interventions including TAVR (Transcatherter Aortic Valve Replacement), mitral and aortic balloon valvuloplasty, MitraClip (Transcatheter Mital Valve Repair), Paravalvular leak closure, WATCHMAN (left atrial appendage closure) and ASD (Atrial Septal Defect) closure. Additional specialization includes advanced endovascular therapies for peripheral arterial disease (PAD), carotid artery stenting, venous interventions (including deep venous thrombolysis) and pulmonary embolism thrombolysis.

Peem Lorvidhaya, MD

 

Dr. Peem Lorvidhaya received his medical degree with summa cum laude honors in 1998 from Chiang Mai University in Thailand. In 2002 he completed his Internal Medicine residency at John A. Burns School of Medicine in Honolulu, HI. Dr. Lorvidhaya went on to complete a fellowship in Cardiology at Texas Tech University in 2005 and a fellowship in Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University in 2007. Dr. Lorvidhaya’s expertise includes advanced therapies for atrial and ventricular arrhythmias such as SVT, atrial fibrillation, right and left atrial flutter, and ventricular tachycardia. He also specializes in complex device management, including laser lead extraction and epicardial ablation. Dr. Lorvidhaya is Board Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, and Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology. He is published in several peer-reviewed journals and has presented at national scientific conferences. Prior to joining Cardiology Associates, Dr. Lorvidhaya served as an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Brown University for eight years.


Samad Zaheeruddin, MD, FACC


Dr. Zaheeruddin earned his medical degree in 2012 at Georgetown University School of Medicine and completed his residency at Georgetown University Medical Center. Dr. Zaheeruddin went on to complete a Fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease at MedStar Washington Hospital Center and Georgetown University Hospital followed by a Fellowship in Interventional Cardiology at George Washington University, Heart & Vascular Institute in Washington, DC. He is board certified in Internal Medicine,  Cardiovascular Disease, Echocardiography and Nuclear Cardiology. Dr. Zaheeruddin is a member of the American College of Cardiology and the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions.

Umer Saleem, MD, FACC

Dr. Saleem earned his medical degree in 2001 at Baqai Medical & Dental College, Karachi University in Pakistan and completed his residency at Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, Georgia. Dr. Saleem went on to complete a Fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center in Burlington, Massachusetts. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, and Echocardiography. Dr. Saleem is a member of the American College of Cardiology, the American Society of Echocardiography, the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, and the Society of Cardiovascular CT. Dr. Saleem is fluent in Hindi, Urdu, and Punjabi.

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