Interventional Cardiology Faculty

   Mazen Abu-Fadel, MD, FACC, FSCAI  
   Presidential Professor of Medicine
   Vice Chief, Cardiovascular Section
   Director, Interventional Cardiology & Cardiac Cath Lab
   Program Director, Interventional Cardiology Fellowship

   CERTIFICATIONS:           Interventional Cardiology
                                              Cardiovasular Diseases
                                              Internal Medicine

E-MAIL:                                mazen-abufadel@ouhsc.edu

Dr. Abu-Fadel is currently a Professor of Medicine at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Cardiovascular Section, and the Director of Interventional Cardiology and the Cardiac Cath Lab at the OU Medical Center. He graduated from the American University of Beirut medical school in 1999, after which he joined OU where he completed his residency in internal medicine followed by a fellowship in general and interventional cardiology.  During his training, he received multiple awards, including best intern award in 2001 and best resident award in 2003.  He also held the position of chief cardiology fellow from 2006-2007.  Dr Abu-Fadel is a member of the Early Career Professionals Council of the American College of Cardiology and was elected to the ACC Emerging Faculty class of 2012.  He is an investigator on multiple clinical trials.

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   Faisal Latif, MD, FACC, FSCAI
   Associate Professor of Medicine
   Director, Cardiac Cath Lab, VA Medical Center
   Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Section

   CERTIFICATIONS:       Internal Medicine
                                          Cardiology
                                          Interventional Cardiology
                                          Nuclear Cardiology
                                          Echocardiography

E-MAIL:                                faisal-latif@ouhsc.edu

Dr. Latif is currently an Ass​ociate Professor of Medicine at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Cardiovascular Section.  He is also the Director of the Cardiac Cath Lab at the VA Medical Center.  He graduated from Punjab University King Edward Medical College in Lahore, Pakistan in 2000.  He then completed his Internship, Residency and Fellowship at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center.  He did his Interventional Cardiology fellowship at William Beaumont Hospital in Michigan.  Dr. Latif is an investigator on multiple clinical trials. His clinical interests include hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy, complex percutaneous coronary interventions, left atrial appendage closure, quality initiatives and patient outcomes in the Cardiac Cathetrization laboratory.

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   Beau Hawkins, MD
   Assistant Professor of Medicine
   Director, Cardiovascular Fellowship Program
   Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Section

   CERTIFICATIONS:         Interventional Cardiology
                                            Cardiology
                                            Internal Medicine


EMAIL:
                             beau-hawkins@ouhsc.edu

Dr. Hawkins is Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Cardiovascular Section at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. He obtained his medical degree from the University of Oklahoma, where he graduated with distinction and was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. He completed residency, chief residency, and cardiovascular diseases fellowship at the University of Oklahoma. He then moved to Boston to complete fellowships in interventional cardiology and vascular medicine and intervention at Massachusetts General Hospital. He holds committee positions within the American College of Cardiology, Society of Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, and Society of Vascular Medicine. His clinical interests include transradial coronary interventions and critical limb ischemia. His research is clinically-based focusing on medical education and interventional cardiology quality and outcomes.

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Rousan 2    Talla A. Rousan, MD
    Assistant Professor of Medicine
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Section

    CERTIFICATIONS:        Nuclear Cardiology
                                            Cardiology
                                            Internal Medicine
 
EMAIL:                               talla-rousan@ouhsc.edu

Dr. Rousan is currently an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Cardiovascular Section at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. He graduated from Jordan University of Science and Technology in Irbid, Jordan in 2006. He completed internal medicine residency and cardiovascular disease fellowship at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. He then moved to Houston, Texas to complete a fellowship in interventional cardiology at the University of Texas Health Sciences Center at Houston Medical School. His clinical interests include structural heart disease and complex coronary interventions.

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Saeed    Bilal Saeed, MD
    Assistant Professor of Medicine
    Interventional Cardiology
    VA Medical Center






EMAIL:                                 bilal​-saeed@ouhsc.edu

Dr. Saeed is currently an Interventional Cardiologist at the Oklahoma VA Medical Center. He graduated from King Edward Medical College in Pakistan in 2004. He completed internal medicine residency at the University of Toledo Medical Center and his cardiovascular disease and interventional cardiology fellowships at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville, PA. His clinical interests include transradial coronary interventions and complex coronary interventions.

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