Our Team

Houston Methodist’s Department of Cardiology is made up of prominent physicians who are internationally recognized for their contributions to patient care. Through education and training they have been able to develop new treatments improve heart health for patients around the world.


The faculty at Houston Methodist includes thought leaders and pioneers in several subspecialties that comprise diagnostic noninvasive imaging modalities, interventional procedures and therapeutic means of addressing heart problems.


Please see below for a listing of our physicians and faculty:



William A. Zoghbi, MD, FASE, FAHA, MACC, Department Chair
Karla M. Kurrelmeyer, MD, FACC, FASE, Clinic Director


Sami Aasar, MD
Syed Adeel Ahsan, MD
Mouaz Al-Mallah, MD
Maged Amine, MD
Arvind Bhimaraj, MD, MPH, FACC
Douglas R. Bree, MD, FACC
John M. Buergler, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Juan Carlos Rozo, MD
Mohammed Chamsi-Pasha, MD
Su-Min Chang, MD, FACC
L. Bindu Chebrolu, MD, FACC
Paul Cunningham, MD
Akanibo Da-Wariboko, MD
Amish S. Dave, MD, PhD, FACC
Valeria Duarte, MD
Ahmed Elsherbiny, MD, RPVI, FACC
Carlos El-Tallawi, MD
Nadia Fida, MD
Sachin Goel, MD
Janardhana Gorthi, MD
Antonio Gotto, MD, DPhil
Ashrith Guha, MD, MPH, FACC
Imad Hussain, MD
Mahwash Kassi, MD
Gholamreza Khoshnevis, MD
Ju Kim, MD
Neal S. Kleiman, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Ketan Koranne, MD
Sanjay Kunapuli, MD, FACC
Adi Lador, MD
Sapna Legha, MD
C. Huie Lin, M.D., PhD, FACC, FSCAI
Stephen H. Little, MD, FRCPC, FACC, FASE 
John J. Mahmarian, MD,MASNC, FACC, FSCCT
Maan Malahfji, MD
Cindy Martin, MD
Ali Masud, MD
Raghunandan Muppidi, MD
Faisal Nabi, MD, FACC
Sherif F. Nagueh, MD, FACC, FAHA, FASE
Khurram Nasir, MD
Devang Parikh, MD
Apoor Patel, MD
Kershaw Patel, MD
Miguel A. Quiñones, MD, MACC, FASE
Zohair Raza, MD
Ali Rizvi, MD
Paul Schurmann, MD
Alpesh R. Shah, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Dipan J. Shah, MD, FACC
Ahmed Soliman, MD
Guillermo A. Torre, MD, PhD, FACC
Danielle Tientcheu, MD
Nene Ugoeke, MD
Miguel Valderrábano, MD, FACC
Pimprapa Vejpongsa, MD
Rajesh Venkataraman, MD, FHRS
Marija Vukicevic, PhD
Rayan Yousefzai, MD


Department of Cardiology 
Houston Methodist Hospital 
6550 Fannin St. 
Houston, TX 77030