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Dr. Nizar A Assi, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
6420 The Cedar Court; Suite 1
Cedar Hill, MO
 

Dr. Nizar Assi is a specialist in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. His areas of clinical interest consist of heart problems and invasive cardiology. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and CIGNA Plans, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Assi is a graduate of American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Assi's residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with St. Louis University (SLU). In addition to English, Dr. Assi (or staff) speaks Arabic, French, and Turkish. He is affiliated with St. Anthony's Hospital and SSM Health Care - St. Louis. Dr. Assi is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Invasive Cardiology, Heart Problems

Dr. Liwa T Younis, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology
6420 The Cedar Court; Suite 1
Cedar Hill, MO
 

Dr. Liwa Younis works as a cardiologist. Dr. Younis's areas of expertise include heart problems and invasive cardiology. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and CIGNA Plans are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Younis accepts. He attended the University of Baghdad, Baghdad College of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at St. Luke's Hospital and a hospital affiliated with St. Louis University (SLU) for residency. Dr. Younis (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Arabic, French, and Turkish. Dr. Younis's professional affiliations include St. Anthony's Hospital and SSM Health Care - St. Louis. He has an open panel.

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Clinical interests: Invasive Cardiology, Heart Problems

Dr. Bassam Nmi Al-Joundi, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
6420 The Cedar Court; Suite 1
Cedar Hill, MO
 

Dr. Bassam Al-Joundi is an adult cardiology and interventional cardiology specialist. In his practice, he is particularly interested in heart problems and invasive cardiology. He is professionally affiliated with St. Anthony's Hospital and SSM Health Care - St. Louis. Dr. Al-Joundi is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and CIGNA Plans, as well as other insurance carriers. He is open to new patients. After completing medical school at Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with St. Louis University (SLU). Dr. Al-Joundi (or staff) speaks the following languages: Arabic, Romanian, and French.

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Clinical interests: Invasive Cardiology, Heart Problems

Dr. Tammam Nmi Al-Joundi, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
6420 The Cedar Court; Suite 1
Cedar Hill, MO
 

Dr. Tammam Al-Joundi specializes in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. Dr. Al-Joundi (or staff) speaks Arabic, French, and Turkish. His areas of expertise include heart problems and invasive cardiology. Dr. Al-Joundi is affiliated with St. Anthony's Hospital and SSM Health Care - St. Louis. He attended the University of Damascus Faculty of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with St. Louis University (SLU) for residency. Dr. Al-Joundi honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and CIGNA Plans, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is accepting new patients.

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Clinical interests: Invasive Cardiology, Heart Problems

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What is Cardiology?

Cardiology is the study of the heart and blood vessels, and a cardiologist makes sure they are functioning well. Patients see cardiologists for many issues affecting the circulatory system, including:
  • Hypertension, or high blood pressure
  • Heart attack prevention and treatment
  • Congestive Heart Failure, where the heart cannot pump enough blood to meet the needs of the body
  • Heart transplant evaluation and care after surgery
  • Peripheral vascular disease, where arteries in the limbs narrow and reduce blood flow
  • Aneurysm, or a swelling in the blood vessels
  • Coronary Artery Disease, where the blood vessels delivering oxygen and nutrients to the heart become blocked

After performing a physical exam, a cardiologist may order a number of imaging tests in order to get a better understanding of what disease or complication might be causing problems in the heart and blood vessels. Some of these might include:
  • An electrocardiogram, which checks the heart’s electrical activity
  • X-rays to see tissues more clearly
  • Cardiac catheterization, where a small tube is directed into the heart to test pressure, oxygen levels, and blood flow

Although some cardiologists provide primary care, cardiologists more typically work as consultants to primary care physicians when a heart issue comes up. Cardiologists do not perform surgery, but they can perform “interventional” procedures, such as balloon angioplasty (where a balloon is used to stretch open narrowed veins) or stent placement to keep blood flowing.
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