Usama Mukayed MD
Cardiologist | Cardiovascular Disease5880 49th St N Suite 203n Saint Petersburg FL, 33709
Dr. Usama Mukayed is a cardiologist practicing in Saint Petersburg, FL. Dr. Mukayed 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. Mukayed also practices preventative medicine, helping patients maintain a heart-healthy life.
Education and Training
Aleppo University Faculty of Med Syria,Syria 1979
Aleppo University Faculty of Med Syria,Syria Medicine
University of Aleppo Faculty of Medicine 1979
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM- Cardiovascular Disease
PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsABP
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM
- Arrhythmias (irregular Heartbeats), Angioplasty, Cardiac Catheterization And More
- Heart Disease
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (copd)
- Coronary Artery Disease (cad)
- Vascular Disease
- MemberAMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY
- Member PINELLAS COUNTY MEDICAL SOCIETY
- Member FLORIDA MEDICAL ASSOCIATION
- Bridgeport Hosp, Cardiovascular Diseases; Bridgeport Hosp, Pediatrics; Bridgeport Hosp, Internal Medicine
- Bridgeport Hospital 1980
- Bridgeport Hospital Program
- CARDIOLOGY, INTERVENTIONAL CARDIOLOGY, BRIDGEPORT HOSPITAL, BRIDGEPORT, CT 1986
- CARDIOLOGY, BRIDGEPORT HOSPITAL, CT 1984
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