• Ahmad Al-Hindi, M.D.
  • Max Arroyo, M.D.
  • Ziad Awar, M.D.
  • Brian Bailey, M.D.
  • Jaime Chavez, M.D.
  • Ammar Hallak, M.D.
  • Jack Havdala, M.D.
  • Roger Hill, M.D.
  • Anil Kumar, M.D.
  • John Mckee, M.D.
  • Devi Nair, M.D.
  • Mihaela A. Savu, M.D.
  • Richard Stevenson, M.D.
  • Barry Tedder, M.D.
  • Deepak Thomas, M.D.
  • Samuel Mortoti, MD
  • Raphael Ngengwe, MD
  • David Vance, MD
  • Hendrich, MD

 

Physician Bios

Ahmad Al-Hindi, M.D.
Department Cardiology, Cardiovascular Imaging
Specialties Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular diseases
Education
Medical School Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan
Residency Seton Hall University, St. Michael’s Medical Center, Newark, NJ
Fellowship Seton Hall University, St. Michael’s Medical Center, Newark, NJ
Certifications American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease
Memberships American College of Cardiology
Phone Number (870) 935-6729

 

 

Max Arroyo, M.D.
Department Interventional Cardiology
Specialties Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
Education
Medical School Universidad Autonoma de Ciencias Medicas de Centroamerica, San Jose, Costa Rica
Residency SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York
Fellowship University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN
Certifications American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology
Memberships American College of Cardiology
Phone Number (870) 935-6729

 

Ziad Awar, M.D.
Department Cardiology, Cardiovascular Imaging
Specialties Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Echocardiography, Nuclear Medicine
Education
Medical School American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
Residency American University of Beirut Hospital, Beirut, LebanonUniversity of Tennessee, College of Medicine, Memphis, TN
Fellowship University of Tennessee, College of Medicine, Memphis, TN, Baptist Memorial Hospital, Memphis, TN, Univerisity of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Memberships American Society of Nuclear Medicine, American Society of Echocardiography, Founding Member of American Society of Cardiac CT Angiography
Phone Number (870) 935-6729

 

Brian Bailey, M.D.
Department Cardiology, Cardiovascular Imaging
Specialties Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Echocardiography, Tomography
Education
Medical School University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Residency University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Fellowship St. Louis University
Certifications American Board of Internal Medicine, ABIM: Cardiovascular Medicine, Board of Nuclear Cardiology, National Board of Echocardiography, Board of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography
Memberships American Medical Association, American College of Physicians, Fellow of American College of Cardiology, American Heart Association
Phone Number (870) 935-6729

 

Jaime Chavez, M.D.
Department St. Bernards Heart and Vascular
Specialties Heart and Vascular
Education Univeridad Nacional Autonoma de Honduras
Medical School Univeridad Nacional Autonoma de Honduras
Residency Georgetown University Washington Hospital Center, Washington, D.C., Advocare Illinois Masonic Medical Center, Chicago, IL, Tufts University Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, IL
Fellowship Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship, Interventional Cardiology Fellowship
Certifications
Memberships
Phone Number 870-935-6729

 

Ammar Hallak, M.D.
Department Interventional Cardiology
Specialties Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
Education
Medical School Damascus University School of Medicine, Damascus, Syria
Residency Cook County Hospital, Chicago, IL
Fellowship Cook County Hospital, Chicago, IL
Certifications Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Board Certified in Cardiology, Board Certified in Cardiology-Interventional Division
Memberships American Society of Internal Medicine, American College of Cardiology, Fellow in the American College of Cardiology
Phone Number (870) 935-6729

 

Jack Havdala, M.D.
Department Cardiothoracic Surgery
Specialties Internal Medicine, Thoracic Surgery
Education
Medical School The Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, IL
Residency Finch University of Health Sciences, North Chicago, IL, Hahnemann University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, Fox Chase Cancer Center, St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children
Fellowship Rush – Presbyterian – St. Luke’s Medical Center, Chicago, IL
Certifications American Board of Surgery, American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Memberships The American Medical Association
Phone Number (870) 935-6729

 

Roger Hill, M.D.
Department Interventional Cardiology
Specialties Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
Education
Medical School University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN
Residency University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN
Fellowship University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN
Certifications American Board of Internal Medicine-Board Certified, American Board of Cardiology-Board Certified, American Board of Cardiology for Intervention-Board Certified
Memberships Fellow in the American College of Cardiology Arkansas Medical Society Society for Cardiovascular Intervention
Phone Number (870) 935-6729

 


Anil Kumar, M.D.
Department St. Bernards Heart and Vascular
Specialties
Education Government Medical College India
Medical School Government Medical College India
Residency New York Medical College
Fellowship
Certifications
Memberships
Phone Number (870)-935-6729

 

John Mckee, M.D.
Department Interventional Cardiology
Specialties Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
Education
Medical School University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, AR
Residency University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, AR
Fellowship University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, AR
Certifications American Board of Internal Medicine, National Board of Medical Examiners, ABIM: Cardiovascular Disease, ABIM: Interventional Cardiology
Memberships Residents Peer Review Committee, Arkansas Medical Society, American College of Cardiology, American Heart Association, Women’s Heart Advantage Director, Cardiology Associates Foundation Board of Directors
Phone Number (870) 935-6729

 

Devi Nair, M.D.
Department Electrophysiology
Specialties Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Electrophysiology
Education
Medical School University of Kerala, Government Medical College Trivandrum, India
Residency Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York
Fellowship Case Western Reserve University, Metro Health Medical Center, Cleveland, OH
Certifications National Board of Medical Examiners, Board certified by American Board of Internal Medicine in Internal Medicine, Board certified in Cardiovascular Medicine, Board certified in Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
Memberships Heart Rhythm Society, American College of Cardiology, American Heart Association, American Medical Association, American College of Physicians of Internal Medicine
Phone Number (870) 935-6729

 

Mihaela A. Savu, M.D.
Dr. Mihaela Savu (White Lab Coat) Department St. Bernards Heart and Vascular
Specialties  Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
Education
Medical School Carol Davila University of Medicine, Bucharest, Romania
Residency Columbia University Affiliated Hospitals, New York, New York; Morristown Memorial Hospital, Morristown, New Jersey
Fellowship  Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA; Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, New York
Certifications  American Board of Cardiology
Memberships
Phone Number (870) 935-6729

 

Richard Stevenson, M.D.
Department Cardiothoracic Surgery
Specialties Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Thoracic Surgery
Education
Medical School University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, AR
Residency University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, AR
Fellowship University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, AR
Certifications Diplomate American Board of Surgery, Diplomate American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Memberships American Medical Association, Arkansas Medical Society, Craighead/Poinsett County Medical Surgery, Arkansas Thoracic Society
Phone Number (870) 935-6729

 

Barry Tedder, M.D.
Department Interventional Cardiology
Specialties Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
Education
Medical School University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS
Residency University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR
Fellowship University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR
Certifications American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine, Interventional Cardiology, American Board of Internal Medicine- Cardiovascular Diseases-Lipidemology
Memberships Fellow in the American College of Cardiology, Arkansas Medical Society
Phone Number (870) 935-6729

 

Deepak Thomas, M.D.
Department St. Bernards Heart and Vascular
Specialties
Education Jawaharial Nehru Medical College, Belgaum, India
Medical School Jawaharial Nehru Medical College, Belgaum, India
Residency University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Fellowship
Certifications
Memberships
Phone Number (870) 935-6729

 

Samuel Mortoti, M.D.
Department St. Bernards Heart and Vascular
Specialties Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease
Education Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana
Medical School Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana
Residency Howard University Hospital, Washington, DC
Fellowship Howard University, Washington, DC
Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine- Internal Medicine American Board of Internal Medicine- Cardiovascular Disease National Board of Echocardiography                        Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology

 

Memberships  Fellow, American College of Cardiology
Phone Number (870) 935-6729

 

Raphael Ngengwe, M.D.
Department St. Bernards Heart and Vascular
Specialties  Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, Electrophysiology
Education University of Missouri, Kansas City, Missouri
Medical School University of Missouri School of Medicine, Kansas City, Missouri
Residency Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio
Fellowship  Mount Sinai Saint Luke’s Hospital, New York, NY
Certifications  American Board of Internal Medicine-Internal Medicine
Memberships  American College of Cardiology, American College of Physicians, National Medical Association
Phone Number (870) 935-6729

 

David Vance, M.D.
Department St. Bernards Heart and Vascular
Specialties  Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, Electrophysiology
Education University of Missouri
Medical School University of Missouri School of Medicine: Medical School
Residency Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio
Fellowship  University of Illinois
Certifications American Board of Internal Medicine- Internal Medicine        American Board of Internal Medicine- Cardiovascular Disease
Memberships  Heart Rhythm, Chicago EP Fellows Society, American College of Cardiology, American College of Physicians, American Medical Association, Pi Beta Kappa
Phone Number (870) 935-6729

 

Hendrich, M.D.
Department St. Bernards Heart and Vascular
Specialties Open Vascular Surgery,minimally invasive endovascular surgery
Education University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR
Medical School University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR
Residency University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR
Fellowship University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR
Certifications American Board of General Surgery
Memberships
Phone Number (870) 935-6729