Our Team

The doctors of the Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center are among the nation's highly respected experts in the field of cardiology and heart surgery.

Cardiologists
Ashrith Guha, MD
Mohammed M. Attar, MD
Christie Ballantyne, MD
Nabil Baradhi, MD
Colin Barker, MD
Arvind M. Bhimaraj, MD
Douglas Bree, MD
John M. Buergler, MD
Sarma Challa, MD
Su-Min M. Chang, MD
Amish S. Dave, MD
Clement A. DeFelice, MD
Timothy Doyle, MD
Stanley Duchman, MD
Jerry D. Estep, MD
Zsolt Garami, MD
Mark J. Hausknect, MD
Thomas E. Hong, MD
Robert G. Hust, MD
John Isaac, MD
Mateethra C. Jacob, MD
Sonia Jacob, MD
Amin H Karim, MD
Masroor Khan, MD
Neal S. Kleiman, MD
Sanjay M. Kunapuli, MD
Karla Kurrelmeyer, MD
George Li, MD
Chun H. Lin, MD
Kevin A. Lisman, MD
Stephen H. Little, MD
John Mahmarian, MD
Faisal M. Nabi, MD
Sherif Nagueh, MD
Vijay Nambi, MD
Nadim J. Nasir, MD
Myung Park, MD
Craig M. Pratt, MD
Miguel A. Quinones, MD
Albert E. Raizner, MD
Michael E. Raizner, MD
Tapan G. Rami, MD
Manuel M. Reyes, MD
Howard S. Rubin, MD
Monica Sanchez-Ross, MD
George M. Schroth, MD
Paul Schurmann, MD
Alpesh Shah, MD
Dipan J Shah, MD
Gopi Shah, MD
Hue-The M. Shih, MD
Stuart L Solomon, MD
Cyril Tawa, MD
Guillermo M. Torre, MD
Barry Trachtenberg, MD
Valentina M. Ugolini, MD
Miguel Valderrabano, MD
Brian L. Walton, MD
Htut K. Win, MD
William L. Winters, MD
David M. Yao, MD
Nadim M. Zacca, MD
William Zoghbi, MD

Cardiovascular Surgeons
Ulises Baltazar, MD
Carlos Bechara, MD
Jean M. Bismuth, MD
Brian A. Bruckner, MD
Javier A. Lafuente, MD
Gerald M. Lawrie, MD
Linda Le, MD
Richard Lee, MD
Alan B. Lumsden, MD
Imran Mohiuddin, MD
George Noon, MD
Jacobo Nurko, MD
Walter O'Hara, MD
Eric K. Peden, MD
Mahesh K. Ramchandani, MD
Michael J. Reardon, MD
Ross Michael Reul, MD
Scott A. Scheinin, MD
Erik E. Suarez, MD
Michael M. Sweeney, MD
Uttam M. Tripathy, MD
Houssam K. Younes, MD

Intensivists
John Fetter, MD
Faisal Masud, MD
Iqbal Ratnani, MD
Kamlesh Thaker, MD
Divina Tuazon, MD
Faisal Uddin, MD
Saleem Zaidi, MD
Asma Zainab, MD

Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists
Mohamad Abdalla, MD
Nidal Abdel-Rahman, MD
Nicolas Athanassiou, MD
Jessica Brown, MD
Ghazala Butt, MD
Jane Carter, MD
James Carter, MD
Diane Gibson, MD
Elizabeth Herrera, MD
Saras Karri, MD
Gary Monteiro, MD
Joseph Naples, MD
Hany Samir, MD
Karanbir Singh, MD
Luis Velez-Pestana, MD
Zbigniew Wojciechowski, MD

Investigators in Basic or Clinical Research
Gerd Brunner, MD
Su Min Chang, MD
John Cooke, MD
Mark Entman, MD
Nikolaos Frangogiannis, MD
Yohannes Ghebremariam, MD
Dale Hamilton, MD
Craig Hartley, MD
Sandra Haudek, MD
Ron Hoogeveen, MD
Peter Jones, MD
Dirar Khoury, MD
Llyod Michael, MD
Joel Morrisett, MD
Ryan Neal, MD
Scott Parazynski, MD
Henry Pownall, MD
Anilkumar Reddy, MD
Nazish Sayed, MD
Daryl Schulz, MD
George Taffet, MD
Joanna Trial, MD
Wing Tak Jack Wong, MD

For more information about the Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center or to schedule an appointment, please call us at 713.332.2539.