Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship Faculty


Jonathan Roberts, MD

Jonathan Roberts, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Program Director
Medical Director, Interventional Cardiology Research and Education
Medical Degree: University of Miami School of Medicine
Residency: Emory University School of Medicine
Cardiology Fellowship: Emory University School of Medicine
Interventional Cardiology Fellowship: Emory University School of Medicine


Minaba Wariboko, MD

Minaba Wariboko, MD, FACC
Associate Program Director
Medical Degree: Ross University School of Medicine
Residency: Meharry Medical College School of Medicine
Cardiology Fellowship: Vanderbilt University
Advanced Cardiac Imaging Fellowship: Vanderbilt University



Clinical Cardiology

Ralph Levy, MD

Ralph Levy, MD, FACC
Chief, Adult Cardiac Services, Memorial Healthcare System
Director, Cardio-Oncology
Director, Structural Heart Disease

Medical Degree: Universidad Del Rosario-Columbia
Residency: SUNY Health Science Center At Brooklyn
Cardiology Fellowship: Mount Sinai Hospital Center


Alian Aguila, MD

Alian Aguila, MD, FACC
Medical Degree: University of Miami Medical School
Residency: University of Rochester
Cardiology Fellowship: Shands Hospital at the University of Florida


Walif Aji, MD

Walif Aji, MD, FACC
Medical Degree: Damascus University
Residency: Atlantic City Medical Center
Cardiology Fellowship: Westchester County Medical Center


Howard Berlin, MD

Howard Berlin, MD, FACC
Director, Clinical Cardiology Program, Memorial Regional Hospital
Medical Degree: Jefferson Medical College
Residency: Abington Memorial Hospital
Cardiology Fellowship: Jackson Memorial Hospital


Kashmira Bhadha, MD

Kashmira Bhadha, MD, FACC
Medical Degree: Topiwala National Medical College
Residency: Presbyterian Medical Center of Philadelphia
Cardiology Fellowship: Presbyterian Medical Center of Philadelphia


Michael Entenberg, MD

Michael Entenberg, MD, FACC
Medical Degree: New York Medical College
Residency: University of Miami-Jackson Memorial Medical Center
Cardiology Fellowship: University of Miami-Jackson Memorial Medical Center


Eli Friedman, MD

Eli Friedman, MD, FACC
Medical Director, Cardiology Sports Medicine Program
Medical Degree: The Chicago Medical School, Rosalind Franklin University
Residency: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Cardiology Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center


 Ruchi Patel, MD

Ruchi Patel, MD, FACC
Medical Degree: Drexel University College of Medicine
Residency: University of Miami Miller School of Medicine/Jackson Memorial Hospital
Cardiology Fellowship: Drexel University College of Medicine
Interventional Cardiology Fellowship: Mount Sinai Medical Center


Inbar Saporta, MD

Inbar Saporta, MD, FACC
Medical Degree: Ross University School of Medicine
Residency: Gundersen Health System
Cardiology Fellowship: Cooper University Health Care


Ethan Siev, MD

Ethan Siev, MD, FACC
Medical Degree: Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Residency: St Luke's Roosevelt Hospital
Cardiology Fellowship: North Shore University Hospital


Juan Carlos Brenes, MD

Juan Carlos Brenes, MD, FACC
Medical Degree: Universidad De Costa Rica
Residency: Jackson Memorial Hospital
Cardiology Fellowship: Jackson Memorial Hospital



Adult Congenital Heart Disease

Larry Latson, MD

Larry Latson, MD, FAAP, FACC, MSCAI
Medical Director, Pediatric and Congenital Interventional Cardiology
Co-Medical Director, Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Medical Degree: Baylor College Of Medicine
Residency: Baylor College of Medicine
Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship: Baylor College of Medicine


Todd Roth, MD

Todd Roth, MD, FAAP
Co-Medical Director, Adult Congenital Heart Disease, MHS
Medical Degree: St. George’s University School of Medicine
Residency: Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
Cardiology Fellowship: Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
Adult Congenital Heart Disease Fellow: Ahmanson/UCLA Adult Congenital Heart Disease Center


Kak-Chen Chan, MD

Kak-Chen Chan, MD, MBBS, FAAP, FACC
Chief of Pediatric Cardiovascular and Interventional Services, Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital



Advanced Cardiovascular Imaging

Omosalewa Lalude, MD

Omosalewa Adewale, MBBS, FACC
Medical Director of Cardiac Imaging, Memorial Cardiac and Vascular Institute
Medical Degree: College of Medicine Lagos University
Residency: Metrohealth Medical Center
Cardiology Fellowship: Cleveland Clinic Hospital
Advanced Cardiac Imaging Fellowship: Emory University Hospital


Vamsi Mohan Pavuluri, MD

Vamsi Pavuluri, MD, FACC
Medical Degree: Osmania Medical College
Residency: University of Connecticut Health Center
Cardiology Fellowship: St. Francis Hospital
Advanced Cardiac Imaging Fellowship: University of Connecticut Health Center


Minaba Wariboko, MD

Minaba Wariboko, MD, FACC
Associate Program Director
Medical Degree: Ross University School of Medicine
Residency: Meharry Medical College School of Medicine
Cardiology Fellowship: Vanderbilt University
Advanced Cardiac Imaging Fellowship: Vanderbilt University


Advanced CHF/Transplant

Ioana Dumitru, MD

Ioana Dumitru, MD, FACC
Medical Director, Adult Cardiac Transplant, Heart Failure and Cardiomyopathy
Medical Degree: Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy
Residency: St. Joseph Hospital/Northwester Medical School
Cardiology Fellowship: University of Nebraska Medical Center
Health Failure and Cardiac Transplantation Fellowship: Washington University School of Medicine


Maria Avila Robles, MD

Maria Avila Robles, MD, FACC
Medical Degree: Colegio Mayor de Nuestra Senora del Rosario
Residency: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Cardiology Fellowship: Mount Sinai Medical Center
Health Failure and Cardiac Transplantation Fellowship: Mayo Clinic


Priyanka Gosain, MD

Priyanka Gosain, MD, FACC
Medical Degree: Lady Hardinge Medical College, University of Delhi
Residency: John H. Stroger Hospital of Cook County
Cardiology Fellowship: Mount Sinai Medical Center
Health Failure and Cardiac Transplantation Fellowship: University of South Florida


Iani Patsias, MD

Iani Patsias, MD
Medical Degree: Universidad de San Martin de Porres
Residency: Henry Ford Hospital
Cardiology Fellowship: Henry Ford Hospital
Health Failure and Cardiac Transplantation Fellowship: University of Washington Medical Center



Electrophysiology

John Cogan, MD

John Cogan, MD, FACC, FHRS
Medical Director, Adult Cardiac Electrophysiology, Memorial Healthcare System
Medical Degree: Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia
Residency: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Cardiology Fellowship: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Electrophysiology Fellowship: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center


Daniel Benhayon Lanes, MD

Daniel Benhayon Lanes, MD, FACC, FHRS
Medical Degree: Universidad Central de Venezuela
Residency: Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York
Cardiology Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Electrophysiology Fellowship: University of Pennsylvania


Demetrio Castillo, MD

Demetrio Castillo, MD
Medical Degree: New York University School of Medicine
Residency: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Cardiology Fellowship: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Electrophysiology Fellowship: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center



Interventional Cardiology

 Juan Pastor Cervantes, MD

Juan Pastor-Cervantes, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Medical Director, Cardiac Cath Lab, Memorial Regional Hospital
Medical Degree: Universidad La Salle
Residency: University of Miami-Jackson Memorial Med Center
Cardiology Fellowship: University of Miami School of Medicine
Interventional Cardiology Fellowship: University of Miami-Jackson Memorial Medical Center


Bassel Ibrahim, MD

Bassel Ibrahim, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Medical Director, Cardiac Cath Lab, Memorial Hospital West
Medical Degree: Assuit Medical School Assuit University
Residency: Atlantic City Medical Center
Cardiology Fellowship: University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey


Jonathan Roberts, MD

Jonathan Roberts, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Program Director
Medical Director, Interventional Cardiology Research and Education
Medical Degree: University of Miami School of Medicine
Residency: Emory University School of Medicine
Cardiology Fellowship: Emory University School of Medicine
Interventional Cardiology Fellowship: Emory University School of Medicine


Sunay Shah, MD

Sunay Shah, MD, FACC
Medical Degree: Ross University School of Medicine
Residency: Henry Ford Hospital
Cardiology Fellowship: Henry Ford Hospital
Interventional Cardiology Fellowship: Henry Ford Hospital