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Emily Foster, APRN

Emily Foster, APRN

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty:
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. Mary's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: 

“Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is great work. The only way to do great work is to love what you do. -Steve Jobs”

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Master of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner; Maryville University, St. Louis, Missouri
Bachelor of Science, Nursing; Benedictine University

Family Nurse Practitioner, Nurse, State of Illinois
Registered Professional Nurse, State of Illinois
CPR Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider (BLS)
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)

Illinois Society for Advanced Practice Nurses

Colleen J. Moore, M.D., FACS, RPVI

Colleen J. Moore, M.D., FACS, RPVI

Specialty: Vascular Medicine, Surgery, Vascular Surgery  Subspecialty:
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: HSHS St. Anthony's Hospital-Prairie Cardiovascular Consultants

““I strive to provide timely, comprehensive, state of the art evaluation and treatment of vascular disorders.””

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Resident in Vascular Surgery
University of Missouri Hospitals and Clinics
Columbia, Missouri

Chief Resident and Categorical Resident in General Surgery
University of Missouri Hospitals and Clinics
Columbia, Missouri

Intern, Preliminary Resident and Categorical Resident
in General Surgery
Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center
Johnstown, Pennsylvania

Doctor of Medicine
University of Missouri
Kansas City, Missouri

American Board of Surgery, Vascular

Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation 

Hyperbaric & Problem Wound Management
Course Certificate

American College of Surgeons, FACS

Associate Fellow, American College of Surgeons

American Medical Association

Society for Vascular Surgery

American Venous Forum

Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery

Society for Vascular Ultrasound

Sheri Barnett

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty:
Full-Time Clinic Location: HSHS St. Anthony's Hospital-Prairie Cardiovascular Consultants
Outreach Clinic: 

““The key to being an effective provider is the ability to make meaningful connections with people from all backgrounds. My goal is to connect with patients to improve their quality of life at all stages.””

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Adult-Gerontology/Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
University of Southern Indiana

Bachelor of Science, Nursing
Southern Illinois University
Edwardsville, Illinois

Advanced Practice Registered Nurse,
Certified Nurse Practitioner, State of Illinois

Registered Professional Nurse, State of Illinois

Registered Professional Nurse, State of Indiana

EMT-Paramedic, State of Illinois

Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society of Nursing

Emergency Nurses Association

American Nurses Association

Hillary Danenberger

Hillary Danenberger

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty:
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: 

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Master of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner
University of Illinois
Chicago, Illinois

Bachelor of Science, Nursing
University of Illinois
Urbana-Champaign, Illinois

Family Nurse Practitioner, Nurse, State of Illinois

Registered Professional Nurse, State of Illinois

CPR Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider (BLS)

Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)

Critical Care Registered Nurse (CCRN)

Cory Hess

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty:
Full-Time Clinic Location: HSHS St. Anthony's Hospital-Prairie Cardiovascular Consultants
Outreach Clinic: 

““Medicine, to me, is an art form with three main facets; continual learning, tireless practicing, and gracious teaching for patients and colleagues alike!””

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Master of Science in Nursing
Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

St. Louis University, St. Louis, Missouri 

Bachelor of Science, Nursing

St. Louis University, St. Louis, Missouri 

Bachelor of Science, Biology

Millikin University, Decatur, Illinois

Licensed by the State of Illinois and Missouri

Board Certified Acute Care Nurse Practitioner – ANCC

Certification in Wound Care & Hyperbaric Medicine

AACN – American Association of Critical Care Nursing

ACC – American College of Cardiology

Amber Ridgeway

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty:
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. Mary's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: 

““My goal is to serve by providing excellent, compassionate care for every patient. I envision each patient as my beloved family member. I am honored to join a team of healthcare professionals that always puts the patient first.””

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Master of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner
Chamberlain College of Nursing, Oak Grove, Illinois

Bachelor of Science, Nursing
Chamberlain College of Nursing, Oak Grove, Illinois

Associates of Applied Science, Nursing
Richland Community College of Nursing,
Decatur, Illinois

Licensed by the State of Illinois

Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner

Basic Life Support

Advanced Cardiac Life Support

American Association of Nurse Practitioners

American College of Cardiology 

Andrea Bloodworth, APRN

Andrea Bloodworth, APRN

Specialty:   Subspecialty:
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: 

“I treat all of my patients with the same compassion as I would my own family members, while providing quality cardiovascular care, education, and treatment.”

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Master of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner; Chamberlain College of Nursing, Downers Grove, Illinois
Bachelors of Science, Nursing;  St. John’s College of Nursing, Springfield, Illinois

Advanced Practice Nurse, State of Illinois
Advanced Practice Nurse Controlled Substance, State of Illinois
Registered Professional Nurse, State of Illinois
CPR Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider (BLS)
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)
Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC)

American Association of Nurse Practitioners
American College of Cardiology

Patrick B. Murphy, MD

Patrick B. Murphy, MD

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty: Nuclear Cardiology
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. Mary's Hospital, HSHS St. Mary's Hospital North Facility
Outreach Clinic: Dr. John Warner Hospital

“Abraham Lincoln once said, “Whatever you are, be a good one.” Throughout my years as a practicing cardiologist, watching my patients recover and lead full lives has provided me with the greatest inspiration to “be a good one.””

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Residency; St. Francis Medical Center, Peoria, Illinois
Doctor of Medicine; University of Illinois College of Medicine, Peoria, Illinois

Cardiology Fellowship; University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Board Certified- Pediatrics
Board Certified- Internal Medicine
Board Certified- Cardiovascular Disease
Board Certified- Nuclear Cardiology
Interventional Cardiology Board
Advanced Cardiac Life Support

Fellow, American College of Cardiologists
Fellow, American College of Physicians
American Society of Nuclear Cardiology

Michael J. Hushion, MD

Michael J. Hushion, MD

Specialty: Cardiology, Electrophysiology  Subspecialty: Pacemakers, Heart Rhythm Disorders 
Full-Time Clinic Location: HSHS St. Elizabeth's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: Sparta Hospital Outpatient Clinic

“The primary goal in my practice is to get our patients back to living their lives to the fullest by providing compassionate and thoughtful care for their heart rhythm disorders and cardiovascular disease while utilizing the latest treatment options.”

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Internal Medicine Residency & Internship; University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia
Doctor of Medicine; West Virginia University School of Medicine, Morgantown, West Virginia

Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellowship; Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois
Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship; Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois

American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Disease
National Board of Echocardiography
Counsel for Certification in Cardiovascular Imaging – Nuclear Cardiology
State of Illinois Licensed Physician and Surgeon

American Medical Association
American College of Cardiology
Heart Rhythm Society
Phi Beta Kappa
American Heart Association

Shahabuddin Mohammad, MD

Shahabuddin Mohammad, MD

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty:
Full-Time Clinic Location: Carbondale Memorial Hospital
Outreach Clinic: Herrin Specialty Clinic, SIH Medical Group at Logan Primary Care

“The best part of my life is that I help people make better choices regarding their health. Healthy choices are difficult to make only until we understand their significance. Let’s appreciate health before illness.”

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Doctor of Medicine; Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad, India

Masters of Public Health (Anticipated 2019); Missouri State University, Springfield, Missouri

Chief Resident, Internal Medicine; Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois

Cardiology Fellowship; Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois

American Board of Internal Medicine

Fellow, American College of Cardiology

Dan D. Le, MD

Dan D. Le, MD

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty: Interventional
Full-Time Clinic Location: Carbondale Memorial Hospital
Outreach Clinic: Marion Specialty Clinic

“I feel very fortunate to be part of such an outstanding cardiology team. My goal is to provide effective, state-of-the-art, high quality care in a compassionate manner. I strive to offer my patients the same cardiovascular care that I would want for my own family. The most rewarding part of interventional cardiology to me is to see patients lead happy and productive lives again after recovering from a critical cardiovascular event.”

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Internal Medicine Residency; Brooklyn Hospital Center-Weill Cornell University Medical College, Brooklyn, New York
Doctor of Medicine; Medical and Pharmaceutical University, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Interventional Cardiology & Peripheral Vascular Intervention Fellowship; Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia
Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship; East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina
Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology Fellowship; University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama

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

American College of Cardiology
American Heart Association
Society for Cardiac Angiography and Interventions

Vadzim Chyzhyk, MD

Vadzim Chyzhyk, MD

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty:
Full-Time Clinic Location: Carbondale Memorial Hospital
Outreach Clinic: Harrisburg Specialty Clinic

“In my cardiology practice I’m following Benjamin Franklin’s axiom, that “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” I want to make sure that my patients have the best available information about treatment options. I’m extremely honored to be able to work for Prairie Cardiovascular Consultants and serve people of Southern Illinois.”

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Resident & Chief Medical Resident; AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center; Atlantic City, New Jersey

Doctor of Medicine; Belarusian State Medical University, Minsk, Belarus

Cardiology Fellowship With Training In Clinical Lipidology; Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, Park Ridge, Illinois

American College of Cardiology
National Lipid Association

Jason Trager, DO

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty:
Full-Time Clinic Location: Sarah Bush Lincoln Health System
Outreach Clinic: 

“I’d rather walk with you and hold your hand, then tell you what to do. I’ll educate you, and we can make the trip together.”

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Cardiology Fellowship
Michigan State University, 

Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
Michigan State University

Fellow, American College of Cardiology

Fellow, American College of Osteopathic Internists

Board Certified in Nuclear Cardiology

Cardiology Subspecialty: American Osteopathic 

Board Eligible: Echocardiography & Coronary CT Angiography

American College of Cardiology

American Society of Echocardiography

American Society of Nuclear Cardiology

American College of Osteopathic Internists
American Osteopathic Association

Illinois Osteopathic Medical Society

Daniel Cox, MD

Daniel Cox, MD

Specialty: Vascular Surgery  Subspecialty: Structural Heart Disease
Full-Time Clinic Location: HSHS St. Elizabeth's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital-Breese

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Jennifer Black, APRN-BC

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty:
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: HSHS Holy Family Hospital

“I enjoy promoting heart health and assisting clients to achieve their maximum wellness in the setting of cardiovascular disease. I strive to provide quality, personal care in close collaboration with Robert Trask, MD.”

Scott Marrus, MD

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty: Echocardiography
Full-Time Clinic Location: HSHS St. Elizabeth's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: HSHS Holy Family Hospital, HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital-Breese

“A physician is obligated to consider more than a diseased organ, more than even the whole man – he must view the man in his world.”

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MD–Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, Missouri

Ph.D. –Neuroscience Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, Missouri

Internal Medicine Residency

Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, Missouri

Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, Missouri

American Board of Internal Medicine-Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine-Cardiovascular Disease

National Board of Echocardiography

American Heart Association

Heart Rhythm Society

American Society of Echocardiography

Maggie Jordan, PA-C

Maggie Jordan, PA-C

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty:
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: 

“Wherever the art of medicine is loved, there is also a love of humanity. – Hippocrates”

Laura Grubb, PA-C

Laura Grubb, PA-C

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty:
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: 

“Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference - Winston Churchill”

Anne Fairfield, PA-C

Anne Fairfield, PA-C

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty:
Full-Time Clinic Location: Carbondale Memorial Hospital
Outreach Clinic: 

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Amanda Winter, PA-C

Amanda Winter, PA-C

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty: Congestive Heart Failure
Full-Time Clinic Location: Carbondale Memorial Hospital
Outreach Clinic: 

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Frank V. Aguirre, MD

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty: Interventional
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: Jacksonville-Prairie Cardiovascular, HSHS Good Shepherd Hospital, Community Memorial Hospital

“Having graduated from Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, I consider it a great privilege to return to Springfield to practice medicine. I’m grateful to provide quality and compassionate care to the people of this community.”

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M.D. – Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, Illinois

Residency – Saint Louis University Health Sciences Center, St. Louis, Missouri

Cardiology & Interventional Cardiology Fellowships
Saint Louis University Health Sciences Center, St. Louis, Missouri

American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine – Interventional Cardiology

Chief, Division of Cardiology – Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, Illinois

Associate Professor of Medicine – St. Louis University, Division of Cardiology, St. Louis, Missouri

American College of Cardiology, Fellow

American Heart Association

Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions

American College of Physicians

American Medical Association

Ashraf Al-Dadah, MD

Specialty: Cardiology, Cardiovascular  Subspecialty: Interventional, Peripheral Vascular Intervention
Full-Time Clinic Location: HSHS St. Elizabeth's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: HSHS St. Anthony's Hospital-Prairie Cardiovascular Consultants, HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital-Breese

“My passion is to educate and empower patients about their health. By assimilating the most advanced cardiovascular research, technology and innovation, I can provide creative and compassionate patient centered care. Together, we will ensure that my patients are living life to its fullest.”

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Medical Degree – Ross University, Brunswick, New Jersey

Surgery Residency – University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee

Internal Medicine Residency – University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois

Post-Doctoral Research – Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri

Cardiovascular Medicine – University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri

Interventional Cardiology Medicine – University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine – Interventional Cardiology

American Board of Vascular Medicine

The National Board of Echocardiography (Board Eligible)

Society of Coronary Angiography and Intervention

American College of Cardiology

American Heart Association

Alfred J. Casillan, MD

Specialty: Surgery  Subspecialty: Structural Heart Disease
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: 

“I approach each patient in a thoughtful, thorough, and compassionate manner. I feel very fortunate to be part of an innovative team that provides state-of-the-art cardiac treatment to the patients of central and southern Illinois.”

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The University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City

Ph.D. in Physiology, The University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City

General Surgery Residency – The University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City

Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Fellowship – Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL

Advanced Heart/Lung Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support Fellowship – Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL

American Board of Thoracic Surgery

American College of Surgeons

American Medical Association

American Physiological Society

American Society for Artificial Internal Organs

Biomedical Engineering Society

Extracorporeal Life Support Organization

International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation

Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine

Society of Thoracic Surgeons

Jeffrey P. Christy, MD

Specialty: Surgery  Subspecialty: Structural Heart Disease
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: 

“Strive for perfection in everything. Take the best that exists and make it better. If it doesn’t exist, create it. Accept nothing nearly right or good enough. – Sir Henry Royce, Co-Founder of Rolls Royce” “This is the motto that I live by, in all aspects of my life and in the practice of cardiac surgery.”

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M.D. – The University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa

Residency (General Surgery) – The University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa

Residency (Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery) – Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana

The American Board of Thoracic Surgery

Diplomate of the American Board of Surgery

Associate Professor of Surgery, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine

Society of Thoracic Surgeons, American College of Chest Physicians, Sangamon County Medical Society

Madhu Dukkipati, MD

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty: Interventional, Nuclear Cardiology
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: Memorial Medical Clinic Carthage, Taylorville Memorial Hospital

“The practice of medicine is an art, not a trade. In caring for my patients, I strive to not only treat the disease, but treat the patient who has the disease.”

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M.D. – Siddhartha Medical College, Nagarjuna University, India

Residency – The Brookly Hospital Center, Brooklyn, New York

The Brooklyn Hospital Center, Brooklyn, New York

Yale University-Bridgeport Hospital, Bridgeport, Connecticut

American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, Diplomate

American Board of Internal Medicine, Interventional Cardiology, Diplomate

Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology

American College of Cardiology, Fellow

Society for Cardiovascular Angiography & Interventions, Fellow

American Society of Nuclear Cardiology

Mansura Ghani, MD

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty: Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: Carlinville Area Hospital, Havana Medical Associates (Mason District Hospital Campus)

“My patients inspire me greatly. I feel privileged in treating their cardiac problems and practicing medicine with the highly trained physicians at Prairie.”

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M.D. & Residency – University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada

McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario and University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Disease

American College of Cardiology, Fellow

American College of Physicians

Royal College of Physicians of Canada

Ontario Medical Association

Canadian Medical Association

John B. Gill, MD

John B. Gill, MD

Specialty: Cardiology, Cardiovascular  Subspecialty: Interventional, Peripheral Vascular Intervention, Nuclear Cardiology, Structural Heart Disease
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: McDonough District Hospital

““The challenge of cardiology is integrating the patient’s medical history with clinical findings to develop the best treatment plan. The greatest satisfaction comes from delivering this care with honesty and empathy to return a happier, healthier patient to his or her family. The reward is when the patient returns for a visit just to say “hi”.””

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M.D. – McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Residency – McGill University, Montreal, Quebec
McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons, of Canada

American Board of Internal Medicine –
Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine –
Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine –
Interventional Cardiology

Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology

Associate Clinical Professor &
Assistant Clinical Professor – McMaster University,
Hamilton, Ontario

Illinois State Medical Society

Sachin S. Goel, MD

Specialty: Cardiology, Cardiovascular  Subspecialty: Interventional, Peripheral Vascular Intervention, Structural Heart Disease
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: HSHS St. Francis Hospital, Sarah Culbertson Memorial Hospital, Macoupin Family Practice

“My goal is to provide effective, state-of-the-art, high quality care in an empathetic manner. The human dimension of medicine and technical excellence are equally important to me in providing the best patient experience.”

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M.D. – Seth G.S. Medical College and King Edward Memorial Hospital; University of Mumbai, India

Internal Medicine Residency – University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom; University Hospital Lewisham, London, United Kingdom; University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Internal Medicine Residency and Internship – Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio

Cardiovascular Medicine – Cleveland Clinic Heart and Vascular Institute, Cleveland, Ohio

Interventional Cardiology Advanced Fellowship – Cleveland Clinic Heart and Vascular Institute, Cleveland, Ohio

American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine – Interventional Cardiology

National Board of Echocardiography

Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology

American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography

American College of Cardiology

American Heart Association

Society of Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions

American Medical Association

American College of Physicians

Jeffrey A. Goldstein, MD

Specialty: Cardiology, Cardiovascular, Vascular Medicine  Subspecialty: Interventional, Peripheral Vascular Intervention, Structural Heart Disease
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: Prairie Diagnostic Center, HSHS St. Anthony's Hospital-Prairie Cardiovascular Consultants, HSHS St. Mary's Hospital - Prairie Cardiovascular Consultants

“The best care I can provide for my patients is to combine my knowledge and expertise with state-of-the-art clinical care and cardiovascular procedures, while fully educating them about their disease and their role in its management.”

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M.D. – Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri

Residency – University of Utah Medical Center, Salt Lake City, Utah

American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of internal Medicine – Interventional Cardiology

American Board of Vascular Medicine – Vascular Medicine

American Board of Vascular Medicine – Endovascular Medicine

Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions

American College of Cardiology

American College of Physicians

American Medical Association

Nilesh J. Goswami, MD

Specialty: Cardiology, Cardiovascular, Vascular Medicine  Subspecialty: Interventional, Peripheral Vascular Intervention, Nuclear Cardiology, Structural Heart Disease
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: Sarah Culbertson Memorial Hospital, Fayette County Hospital

“My goal is to provide the most appropriate, effective and latest cardiovascular care. The challenge to maintain this standard involves a close relationship with patients and their families as well as keeping up with the most recent literature and technology.”

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M.D. – Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Carbondale, Illinois

Residency – Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, Illinois

University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas

American Board of Internal Medicine –

Cardiovascular Disease

Added Qualifications in Interventional Cardiology:

Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology

American Board of Vascular Medicine

Vascular Medicine

American Board of Vascular Medicine

Endovascular Medicine

Fellow – American College of Cardiology

American Medical Association Fellow – Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, Fellow – Society of Vascular Medicine

American Heart Association

Sangamon County Medical Society

Ziad F. Issa, MD

Specialty: Electrophysiology  Subspecialty: Pacemakers, Heart Rhythm Disorders 
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. Mary's Hospital

“We will work hard to get the rhythm back into your life.”

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M.D. – University of Jordan School of Medicine, Amman, Jordan

Residency – Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana

Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana

American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine – Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

American College of Cardiology, Fellow

Richard E. Katholi, MD

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty: invasive, Echocardiography
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: Fayette County Hospital

“One of my greatest satisfactions is to talk with patients, establish a diagnosis and improve their quality of life by utilizing the pharmacologic agents available today.”

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M.D. & Residency – University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia

University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia

American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Disease

American College of Cardiology, Fellow

American College of Physicians

Council for High Blood Pressure Research

Council on Circulation

American Federation for Clinical Research

Southern Society for Clinical Investigation

American Association for the Advancement of Science

American Medical Association

Illinois State Medical Society

American Heart Association

Sangamon County Medical Society

Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society

Southern Medical Society

Aman Khurana, MD

Specialty: Vascular Medicine  Subspecialty: Peripheral Vascular Intervention, Venous Disease
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: HSHS St. Francis Hospital, Prairie Diagnostic Center, HSHS St. Anthony's Hospital-Prairie Cardiovascular Consultants

“I aspire to provide comprehensive vascular care to my patients. I believe in disease prevention and to achieve that, patient education is paramount. Working together with patients to help them understand and treat the underlying vascular disease is my goal.”

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Medical Degree – Gajara Raja Medical College, Gwalior, India

Residency, Internal Medicine – Coney Island Hospital; New York, NY

Vascular Medicine Fellowship – Oklahoma University Health Science Center; Oklahoma City, OK

Interventional Peripheral Vascular Disease Fellowship – University of Florida, Jacksonville, FL

American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine

American Board of Vascular Medicine – Vascular Medicine

American Board of Vascular Medicine – Endovascular Medicine

Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation (R.P.V.I.)

Society of Vascular Medicine

American College of Physicians

American Heart Association

Gabor Matos, MD

Specialty: Cardiology, Cardiovascular  Subspecialty: Interventional, Peripheral Vascular Intervention, Venous Disease
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: McDonough District Hospital, Pana Community Hospital, Prairie Diagnostic Center, Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. Mary's Hospital, HSHS St. Anthony's Hospital-Prairie Cardiovascular Consultants, Prairie West

“I take pride in providing comprehensive cardiac and vascular care of my patients. My goal is to have all of my patients live a long, healthy, active and satisfied life.”

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M.D. – Pécs Medical School, Pécs, Hungary

Residency – Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois

Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois

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 – Vascular Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine – Interventional Vascular Medicine

Registered Vascular Technologist

American Heart Association

American Medical Association

Illinois State Medical Society

American College of Cardiology

American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Society for Vascular Medicine

American College of Phlebology

Brian D. Miller, MD

Specialty: Electrophysiology  Subspecialty: Pacemakers, Heart Rhythm Disorders 
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: HSHS Good Shepherd Hospital

“When patients and their families are confronted with heart rhythm disturbances, they have to make important decisions. I try to help patients understand all of their options, so they can make their own ‘right choice’.”

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M.D. – University of Nebraska, Omaha, Nebraska

Residency – University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa

Cardiology Fellowship – University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa

American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine – Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

American College of Cardiology, Fellow

Illinois Medical Society

American Medical Association

Sangamon County Medical Society

Kriegh P. Moulton, MD

Kriegh P. Moulton, MD

Specialty: Electrophysiology  Subspecialty: Pacemakers, Heart Rhythm Disorders 
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: 

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M.D. – Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Carbondale, Illinois

Residency – North Carolina Baptist Hospital, Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Cardiology Fellowship- University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center; Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellowship – Oklahoma Health Sciences Center; Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine – Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

American College of Cardiology, Fellow

American College of Physicians

Council on Clinical Cardiology

American College of Chest Physicians

Heart Rhythm Society

American Heart Association, Illinois Affiliate

Cardiac Electrophysiology Society

National Hot Rod Association

James C. Mullin, MD

Specialty: Electrophysiology  Subspecialty: Interventional, Pacemakers, Heart Rhythm Disorders 
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: 

“The heart’s rhythm is like a conductor of a symphony. When the conductor is great, the symphony works well together. When the conductor is absent or poor, the symphony’s performance suffers. My goal is to make your heart rhythm a superb conductor for your heart’s performance.”

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M.D. – Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland

Residency – Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington

 

Cardiology Fellowship – Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, D.C.

Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellowship – Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana

American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine – Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Fellow, American College of Cardiology

Member, Heart Rhythm Society

Nasar Nallamothu, MD

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty: invasive, Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology, Congestive Heart Failure
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: Jacksonville-Prairie Cardiovascular, Sarah Culbertson Memorial Hospital, Prairie Diagnostic Center

“The role of a good physician is not only to deliver the highest level of care to ailing patients, but also to actively participate in their health education and disease prevention, thus contributing to the improved health and prosperity of the entire community.”

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M.D. – Guntur Medical College, Guntur, India

Residency – Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan

Hahnemann University Hospital and University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Disease

Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology

American College of Cardiology, Fellow

American Society of Echocardiography

American Society of Nuclear Cardiology

Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography

Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance

Gretchen Mahaney

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty:
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: 

“Wellness promotion is important to me. I enjoy being able to explain cardiovascular disease process for the individual in terms a person can understand. This makes encouragement of healthy lifestyle changes an ongoing process and a shared experience.”

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M.S., Nursing – Southern Illinois University, Ewardsville, Illinois

B.S., Nursing – MacMurray College, Jacksonville, Illinois

N.D., Paracelsus School of Natural Medicine, Munich, Germany

American Nurse Credentialing Center – Family Nurse Practitioner

Licensed by the State of Illinois

Illinois Society of Advanced Practice Nurses

American College of Cardiology, Cardiac Care Associate Member

Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nurses

Edward Teaman, Jr.

Edward Teaman, Jr.

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty:
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: 

“I am committed to working with patients to improve their cardiovascular health, allowing them to lead healthy, happy lives.”

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Physician Assistant Program – Weill Medical College, Cornell University, New York

National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants Basic and Advanced Cardiac Life Support

Licensed by the State of Illinois

American Academy of Physician Assistants, Fellow

Illinois Academy of Physician Assistants

American College of Cardiology, Cardiac Care Associate Member

C. LeAnne Robinson

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty:
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: 

“My goal is to work with the Prairie Cardiovascular physicians and staff to provide complete and personal cardiovascular care.”

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B.S. – University of Illinois, Springfield, Illinois

B.S., Physician Assistant Sciences – Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Illinois

American Society of Clinical Pathologists, Medical Technologist

National Commission on Certification of Physician Assitants

American Academy of Physician Assistants

Illinois Academy of Physician Assistants

American College of Cardiology, Cardiac Care Associate Member

Holly A. Novak, M.D.

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty: Echocardiography
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: Dr. John Warner Hospital, Jacksonville-Prairie Cardiovascular

““I am very happy to be a part of Prairie. After years of being an invasive cardiologist, my interests have matured into the desire to prevent heart disease, and educate patients about what they can do about their own risk of heart disease. My goal is to develop a strong prevention program with a special emphasis on women’s cardiovascular health.“”

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M.D. – Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, Illinois

Residency – Rockford School of Medicine, Rockford, Illinois

Hospital of St. Raphaels, New Britain, Connecticut

University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky

American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Disease

American College of Cardiology, Fellow

American Heart Association

Roberto Pacheco-Coronado, MD

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty: Interventional, Peripheral Vascular Intervention
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: Dr. John Warner Hospital, McDonough District Hospital, Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. Mary's Hospital

““My goal as a cardiologist is to improve each patient’s quality of life through education, prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease.””

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M.D. – Universidad Autónoma de Centro América, San José, Costa Rica

Residency – Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois

Cardiovascular Medicine – Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois

Cardiovascular Medicine, Chief Fellow – Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois

Interventional Cardiovascular Medicine – Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island

American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine – Interventional Cardiology

American College of Cardiology

Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions

Society of Vascular Medicine

Costa Rican College of Physicians and Surgeons

Thomas B. Cahill, MD

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty: Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology
Full-Time Clinic Location: HSHS St. Elizabeth's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: 

“I feel very fortunate and blessed to be part of such an outstanding team providing comprehensive cardiac care to people of central and southern Illinois.”

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M.D. – St. Louis University School of Medicine

Internal Medicine Residency – St. Louis University School of Medicine

Cardiology Fellowship – St. Louis University School of Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine –
Cardiac Computed Tomography

Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology – Nuclear Cardiology

American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Diseases

American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine

National Board of Echocardiography – Adult Echocardiography, Testamur (pending)

Former President, Southern Illinois Medical Association

Fellow, American College of Cardiology

Illinois State Medical Society

American Society of Nuclear Cardiology

Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography

Jill Schindler

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty:
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: 

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” - Maya Angelou”

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Master of Science in Nursing, Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

University of Illinois at Chicago – Chicago, Illinois

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing – Peoria, Illinois

Associate of Arts and Science

Illinois Central College – East Peoria, Illinois

Board Certified Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, American Nurses Credentialing Center

Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification

Pediatric Advanced Life Support Certification

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Certification

American College of Cardiology

American Association of Nurse Practitioners

Magdalena Anna Zeglin, MD

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty: Interventional, Structural Heart Disease
Full-Time Clinic Location: Carbondale Memorial Hospital
Outreach Clinic: Marion Specialty Clinic, Franklin Hospital Specialty Clinic

“My philosophy of care is to be honest with my patients. In terms of their care, I come from a professional point of view, but always remember and appreciate the emotional and personal aspect of their decision making process. I will be honest with my patients in my assessment, give them the expertise I have, then respect whatever decision they make and proceed accordingly.”

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M.D. — Jagiellonian University Medical College; Krakow, Poland

Clinical Internship — Jagiellonian University Hospital; Krakow, Poland

Internal Medicine Residency — University of Rochester; Rochester, NY

Cardiovascular Disease — University of Vermont; Burlington, VT

Interventional Cardiology – University of Vermont; Burlington, VT

American Board of Internal Medicine — Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular

American Board of Internal Medicine — Interventional Cardiology (Eligible)

National Board of Echocardiography — Echocardiography

Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology — Nuclear Medicine (Eligible)

American College of Cardiology

American Heart Association

Society for Cardiac Angiography and Interventions

Jack J. Hall, MD

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty: Interventional
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. Mary's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital

“I take a very personal and compassionate approach in caring for my patients. It takes the combined effort of our dedicated physicians, nurses, assistants, office staff, administrators, and volunteers to make it all work. “Whatever we accomplish belongs to our entire group, a tribute to our combined effort.” - Walt Disney This is what I believe Prairie is about.”

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M.D. – Indiana University School of Medicine; Indianapolis, IN

Internal Medicine – Methodist Hospital of Indiana; Indianapolis, IN

Cardiology — Methodist Hospital of Indiana; Indianapolis, IN

Interventional Cardiology – St. Vincent Hospital; Indianapolis, IN

American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine — Interventional Cardiology

Fellow, American College of Cardiology

Fellow, Society of Cardiovascular Angiography and Intervention

John Patrick Scally, MD

Specialty: Cardiology, Vascular Medicine  Subspecialty: Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology
Full-Time Clinic Location: HSHS St. Elizabeth's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital-Breese, HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital-Highland

“I see the doctor patient relationship as a partnership, working closely together restoring patients back to health but more importantly preventing disease when possible.”

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M.D. – George Washington University, Washington, D.C.

Residency & Internship – Internal Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, D.C.

Fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease – Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, D.C.

American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiology

American Society of Echocardiography

American Society of Nuclear Cardiology

Amy Durako

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty:
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: 

“My patients’ health care and well-being are of the utmost importance to me. I believe in educating and empowering patients to take charge of their personal health and providing them with the tools necessary to restore health. I will work together with your physician to provide excellent cardiothoracic surgery care. The greatest joy comes from taking a patient from a state of illness to one of wellness.” “Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.” - Aristotle”

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Master of Science in Nursing, Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Program

Saint Louis University School of Nursing; St. Louis, Missouri

Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Millikin University; Decatur, Illinois

Associate Degree in Nursing – Lincoln Land Community College; Springfield, Illinois

Board Certified Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner – American Nurses Credentialing Center

Illinois Licensed Advanced Practice Nurse

Illinois Licensed Registered Nurse

Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification

Basic Life Support Certification

American Association of Nurse Practitioners

Illinois Society for Advanced Practice Nursing

American Nurses Association

The Society of Thoracic Surgeons

Christina H. Kraus

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty:
Full-Time Clinic Location: Carbondale Memorial Hospital
Outreach Clinic: Franklin Hospital Specialty Clinic, Herrin Specialty Clinic

“I am delighted to be in southern Illinois serving the residents of my home community. I strive to treat all patients with the individual attention I would expect for my own family members. My vision is that all my patients will achieve the highest level of cardiovascular health and greatest quality of life.”

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Master of Science in Nursing, Adult Nurse Practitioner/Educator, Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO

Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO

Adult Nurse Practitioner – American Nurses Credentialing Center

American College of Cardiology

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

Jessica Lucca

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty:
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: 

“Try to be a rainbow in someone’s cloud.” Maya Angelou”

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M.S., Nursing – St. Louis University; St. Louis, Missouri

B.S., Nursing – Lakeview College of Nursing; Charleston, Illinois

Advanced Practice Nurse

Registered Nurse

Advanced Cardiac Life Support

Basic Life Support

American College of Cardiology – Cardiac Care Associate

Illinois Society for Advanced Practice Nursing

Paban Saha, MD

Specialty: Electrophysiology  Subspecialty: Pacemakers, Heart Rhythm Disorders 
Full-Time Clinic Location: HSHS St. Elizabeth's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital-Breese

“Wherever the art of medicine is loved, there is also a love of humanity.” Hippocrates”

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Washington University – St. Louis, Missouri

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – Internal Medicine

Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois – Cardiology

Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – Cardiac Electrophysiology

American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiology

National Board of Echocardiography, Testamur

American Board of Internal Medicine – Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Heart Rhythm Society

American College of Cardiology

American Heart Association

Muhammad Ali Khan, MD

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty: invasive, Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology
Full-Time Clinic Location: Carbondale Memorial Hospital
Outreach Clinic: Pinckneyville Hospital, Marshall Browning Hospital Specialty Clinic

“My goal is to educate patients about their condition and make informed decisions. I strive to care for patients the way I would care for my family.”

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MD – The Aga Khan University Medical College; Karachi, Pakistan

Cardiovascular Disease – University of South Dakota; Sioux Falls, South Dakota

American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Disease (Board Eligible)

American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine

National Board of Echocardiography

Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates

American College of Cardiology

American College of Physicians

Subhashish Agarwal, MD

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty: invasive, Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology, Pacemakers
Full-Time Clinic Location: HSHS St. Anthony's Hospital-Prairie Cardiovascular Consultants
Outreach Clinic: Clay County Hospital, Salem Township Hospital

“Provide holistic care by integrating cutting edge medical technology and clinical sagacity. Treat you like family, care for you and be your advocate.”

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MD — University of Mumbai; Mumbai, India

Electrophysiology Fellowship – Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine; Chicago, IL

Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship  – Oakwood Health System, Dearborn, MI

Research Fellowship in Cardiology – Wake Forest University Health Sciences; Winston-Salem, NC

American Society of Echocardiography – Advanced Echocardiography

American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine

American Board of Emergency Medicine – Emergency Medicine

American College of Cardiology

Heart Rhythm Society

American Society of Echocardiography

American College of Emergency Physicians

American Heart Association

Amanda Monteleone

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty:
Full-Time Clinic Location: HSHS St. Elizabeth's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: 

“My goal is to assist the cardiologists to provide the best healthcare for our patients through compassion, communication, and patient education. Our teamwork and knowledge will help assist us in providing for both the physical and emotional needs of our patients and their families.”

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Master of Science, Physician Assistant Studies – Southern Illinois Universtiy, Carbondale, Illinois

Advanced Cardiac Life Support

Basic Life Support

Automated External Defibrillators

National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants

American Academy of Physicians Assistants

American College of Cardiology

Amir Cheema, MD

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty: invasive, Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology
Full-Time Clinic Location: HSHS St. Anthony's Hospital-Prairie Cardiovascular Consultants
Outreach Clinic: Richland Memorial Hospital, Clay County Hospital

“There have been tremendous advances in the diagnosis and treatment of heart diseases in recent years. However, there will never be a substitute for good judgement. My training has equipped me with clinical skills to help patients take control of their cardiac health.”

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M.D. – Nishtar Medical College, Multan, Pakistan

Residency – Coney Island Hospital, Brooklyn, New York

Maimonides Medical Center Program, Coney Island Hospital, Brooklyn, New York

American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine

National Board of Echocardiography, Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology

Charlene Shallow

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty: Venous Disease
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: McDonough District Hospital, Prairie Diagnostic Center

“What happens matters.” It may not matter to everyone else but if it matters to you it is important.”

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Post Master’s Certificate – Adult Nurse Practitioner – Cardiovascular Care Duke University, Durham, NC

MSN-Master’s Science of Nursing – Family Nurse Practitioner – Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville, Edwardsville, IL

HBScN – Honours Bachelor of Science of Nursing – Lakehead University, Thunder Bay, Ontario

American Nurses Credentialing Center – Family Nurse Practitioner

American Nurses Credentialing Center – Cardiac Vascular Nurse

American College of Cardiology, Cardiac Care Associate Member

American Heart Association

Illinois Society of Advance Practice Nurses

Donita S. Schrey

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty:
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: Thomas H. Boyd Memorial Hospital, Richland Memorial Hospital

“It is important to promote wellness as well as treat illness. I care about all of our patients and am concerned about their well-being… I try to take care of them just as I would want my family to be taken care of.”

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B.S. Nursing – University of Evansville, Evansville, Indiana

M.S. Nursing/Acute Care Nurse Practitioner – University of Illinois, Chicago, Illinois

American Nurses Credentialing Center – Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

American College of Cardiology, Cardiac Care Associate Member

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

Illinois Society of Advanced Practice Nurses

Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing

Theodore R. Addai, MD

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty: invasive, Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology, Congestive Heart Failure
Full-Time Clinic Location: Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. Mary's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: HSHS Good Shepherd Hospital, HSHS St. Mary's Hospital North Facility

“Cardiology is at the heart of medicine. It is a field that is rapidly advancing and constantly finding new ways to help people with heart trouble. My greatest satisfaction as a Cardiologist comes when I see a patient with a heart condition feel better and do well.”

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M.D. – University of Ghana Medical School, Accra, Ghana

Residency – Cook County Hospital, Chicago, Illinois

Cook County Hospital, Chicago, Illinois

American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Disease

National Board of Echocardiography

Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology

Certification Board of Cardiovascular CT

Registered Physician in Vascular Ultrasound Interpretation

American College of Cardiology, Fellow

American Society of Nuclear Cardiology

American Society of Echocardiography

Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography

Gangadhar R. Malasana, MD

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty: Interventional, Structural Heart Disease
Full-Time Clinic Location: Carbondale Memorial Hospital
Outreach Clinic: Anna Rural Health Clinic, Marion Specialty Clinic

“Comprehensive cardiovascular care requires a team approach, with the patient being an important member of the team. My goal is to provide high quality care with empathy, honesty and to empower the patient to lead a quality of life that they enjoy.”

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Andhra Medical College; Andhra Pradesh, India

Interventional Cardiology – University of Vermont; Burlington, Vermont

General Cardiology – University of Utah; Salt Lake City, Utah

Critical Care Medicine – University of Utah; Salt Lake City, Utah

American Board of Internal Medicine – Interventional Cardiology

American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine

American College of Cardiology

Society of Critical Care Medicine

American Medical Association

Pavan K. Gupta, MD

Specialty: Cardiology  Subspecialty: Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology
Full-Time Clinic Location: HSHS St. Elizabeth's Hospital
Outreach Clinic: HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital-Highland

“My goal is to always help my patients achieve the highest quality of life possible. Whether that occurs through using the latest technology and medications or through education about their disease, that goal is always the center of my efforts.”

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M.D. – University of Pittsburgh

Residency – University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island

American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Disease

American College of Cardiology

American College of Physicians