Heart Receiving Center

When you deal with a heart condition, you want to work with the best medical professionals—and that’s just what you’ll find at Tri-City Medical Center’s Cardiovascular Health Institute (CVHI).

Get Exceptional Heart Care at Tri-City Medical

Choose the world-renowned cardiovascular and cardiothoracic physicians and surgeons at CVHI for expert heart and vascular care. While drawing on individual talents, we work as a team to ensure you receive the best treatment plan and care for your specific situation.

Cardiovascular Specialists at CVHI

At the Cardiovascular Health Institute, your care is in the experienced, compassionate hands of our board-certified team that’s made up of leaders in many specialties. You benefit from their combined expertise and the full range of services, technology and support that delivers outstanding heart care close to home.


SpiegelDavid Spiegel, M.D.

SarkariaPaul Sarkaria, M.D.

PaveglioKathleen Paveglio, M.D.

PonecDonald Ponec, M.D.
Interventional Radiology

karim el-sherief, mdKarim El-Sherief, M.D.

mani pashmforoush, mdMani Pashmforoush, M.D.
Electrophysiology, Internal Medicine

FolkerthTheodore Folkerth, M.D.
Cardiothoracic Surgery

DeemerAndrew Deemer, M.D.
Vascular Surgery

KroenerJohn Kroener, M.D.
Vascular Surgery

JamshidiMohammad Jamshidi, M.D.
Vascular Surgery

MatthewsOscar Matthews, M.D.