Fadi Karou MD
Cardiologist | Cardiovascular Disease400 N. State Of Franklin Rd. Johnson City TN, 37604
Dr. Fadi Karou is a cardiologist practicing in Johnson City, TN. Dr. Karou specializes in diagnosing, monitoring, and treating diseases or conditions of the heart and blood vessels and the cardiovascular system. These conditions include heart attacks, heart murmurs, coronary heart disease, and hypertension. Dr. Karou also practices preventative medicine, helping patients maintain a heart-healthy life.
Education and Training
Aleppo University Faculty of Med Syria,Syria 2003
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM- Cardiovascular Disease
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