Neil M. Gheewala, MD

Neil M. Gheewala

“The most rewarding part of cardiology is taking care of patients who are critically ill and giving them a second chance for a better quality of life. My goal is to help patients feel better and get back to their families. I am humbled by the trust patients place in their physicians, and I consider it my responsibility to uphold that confidence.”

Dr. Neil M. Gheewala is a Structural Interventional Cardiologist who specializes in coronary artery disease and heart valve disorders. A proud Florida native, Dr. Gheewala graduated from medical school as a member of Alpha Omega Alpha: a medical honor society which recognizes physicians with exceptional academic ability, compassion in patient care and dedication to furthering the field of medicine. At Harvard, Brown and the renowned Henry Ford Hospital, he trained with pioneers in the field of cardiovascular medicine. Dr. Gheewala performs cutting-edge procedures at the forefront of interventional cardiology. He has a passion for taking care of patients with complex medical conditions whose requirements supersede traditional therapies.

Medical School

Doctor of Medicine (MD)
University of Missouri at Kansas City
2008
Master of Public Health (MPH)
Harvard School of Public Health
Healthcare Management
2014-2015

Residency in Internal Medicine

Harvard Medical School
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
2008-2011

Fellowship in Cardiovascular Medicine

Brown University
2011-2014

Fellowship in Interventional Cardiology

Brown University
2015-2016

Fellowship in Structural Heart Interventions

Henry Ford Hospital
2016-2017

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine, 2011
Cardiovascular Disease, 2015
Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation, 2014
Echocardiography, 2014
Nuclear Medicine, 2014
Board Eligible in Interventional Cardiology
Board Eligible in Endovascular Medicine

Medical Interests

Structural Heart Interventions and Heart Valve Disease
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement (TMVR)
Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair (MitraClip)
Transcaval Access
Aortic Valvuloplasty
Mitral Valvuloplasty
Alcohol Septal Ablation
Perivavluvlar Leak Repair
PFO/ASD/VSD Closure
Intracardiac Echo
Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI -Stent)
Impella Placement
Peripheral Angiography
Peripheral Interventions: Iliac/SFA

Professional Affiliations

Arizona Medical Association
Fellow, American College of Cardiology
Member, Society of Cardiac Angiography and Interventions

Notable Honors and Awards

Fellow of the American College of Cardiology (ACC) 2017
Rhode Island ACC Leadership Award 2016
ACC Leadership Academy 2015
Teaching Fellow of the Year, Brown University 2013
Alpha Omega Alpha, Medical Honor Society 2008

Personal Interests

Football
American History
Traveling
Golf

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