Expert Cardiac and Vascular Care

Lumen Cardiovascular Specialists is a group of expert cardiac and vascular specialists servicing the Western Suburbs of Chicago, Illinois. Our main office is in Elmhurst, IL with a satellite office in Melrose Park, IL. Our locations provide services to the areas of Elmhurst, Hinsdale, Melrose Park, Oakbrook, Oak Park, Forest Park, La Grange, Hillside, Westchester and Bensenville, IL.

Our practice performs a variety of cardiovascular services at our office:

  • Echocardiogram
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Exercise stress test
  • Exercise stress echo Pacemaker and defibrillator (AICD) check
  • Holter monitor
  • Arterial non-invastive testing for peripheral vascular disease – Ankle brachial index (ABI) with Pulse Volume Recording (PVR) and arterial doppler
  • Lexiscan Myocardial Perfusion Imaging stress test (pharmacological)
  • Venous doppler with insufficiency testing
  • Carotid duplex
  • Venous procedures for varicose and spider veins (click to find out more)

Notice of Privacy Practices

Dr. Asif Serajian
Asif Serajian, DO is a fellowship-trained, board-certified interventional cardiologist. He is a patient care advocate who is committed to using the latest scientific research and newest procedural techniques in the care of his patients. He also believes that good communication with the patient and other healthcare providers will lead to better healthcare outcomes. Read more….

Dr. Kamel Sadat
Dr. Sad is a board-certified cardiologist. Prior to joining us, Dr. Sadat attended the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. He trained in internal medicine at Presence Saint Joseph Hospital and cardiology fellowship at University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. He also trained at the Methodist Debakey Hospital in Houston Texas as heart failure, advanced assisted ventricle device and heart transplant specialist. At the University of Alabama at Birmingham he had additional training in advanced echocardiography. Read more….

Kelly Kashani, NP
Kelly is a board certified Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP). She has an extensive history of caring for elderly individuals as a Nurse Practitioner in the post-acute rehab setting and as a Registered Nurse in the hospital setting, hospice setting, and long-term care setting. Kelly received her Bachelor’s degree in Nursing and her Masters degree in Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner from Northern Illinois University. She trained with top-notch physicians and nurse practitioners during her education, practiced in the post-acute setting and she worked at Lutheran General Hospital and Highland Oaks as a Registered Nurse. Read more …..

Conditions Treated at Our Office

Cardiovascular Conditions Treated at Our Office

  • Coronary artery disease treatment and prevention
  • Angina/chest pain symptom
  • Shortness of breath symptom
  • Hyperlipidemia (high cholesterol)
  • Hypertension (high blood pressure)
  • Congestive heart failure (CHF)
  • Leg swelling symptom
  • Diabetic ulcer
  • Varicose and spider veins (click to find out more)
  • Claudication (leg pain from blood circulation problems)
  • Valvular heart disease and heart murmurs
  • Palpitation symptom
  • Syncope (passing out)
  • Abnormal EKG
  • Tachycardia and bradycardia (slow or fast heart beat)
  • Pacemaker management

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About Our Team

About Our Team

Dr. Asif Serajian

Dr Asif Serajian
Dr Asif Serajian

Board Certifications

Cardiology
America Board of Echocardiography
Interventional Cardiology
Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology
Internal Medicine
Level II certification in cardiac CT interpretation

Medical Training

Medical School: University of Pikeville, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Pikeville, KY
Internship: Medical University of Ohio, Toledo, OH
Internal Medicine: Medical University of Ohio, Toledo, OH
Cardiology: Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
Interventional Cardiology: Providence St. John Hospital, Southfield, MI

Fellowship

American College of Cardiology
Society of Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions

Research

Editor of Vascular Disease Management Journal and Journal of Invasive Cardiology
A case of symptomatic deep vein thrombosis mimicking as occlusive peripheral arterial disease. J Invasive Cardiol. 2013 Jan; 25(1)Volume 25.
Novel use of the GuideLiner catheter to visualize distal LAD after LIMA anastamosis in selective coronary angiography.J Invasive Cardiol. 2012 Feb;24(2):E30-1.
Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction. Journal of American Osteopathic Association 2015;115(7): 432-442

Clinical Interests

Safer and less invasive approach for treatment of heart disease through the wrist (trans-radial)
Minimally invasive treatment of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) for those who have failed medical therapy or no other options exist for treatment
Minimally invasive treatment of lower extremity arterial disease for those patients with no other options for treatment besides amputation
Development and implementation of new techniques and processes in treatment of coronary and peripheral arterial disease
Improvement in the quality of healthcare delivered so that a patient gets “more” from their office visit
Cardiac CT as a non-invasive way to look at the heart arteries

Dr. Kamel Sadat

Dr Kamel Sadat
Dr Kamel Sadat

Dr. Sadat is a board-certified cardiologist. Prior to joining us, Dr. Sadat attended the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. He trained in internal medicine at Presence Saint Joseph Hospital and Cardiology fellowship at University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, he also Trained at the Methodist Debakey Hospital in Houston Texas as Heart failure, advanced assisted ventricle device and Heart transplant specialist,and in the University  of Alabama at Birmingham in advanced echocardiography training.

His research interests include the integration of multi-modality cardiovascular imaging into clinical practice, with a focus on echocardiography, 3D echocardiography and speckle tracking . This includes the application of cardiovascular imaging to cardiovascular disease prevention, acute myocardial infarction, valve disease and cardiovascular disease in the elderly.

His clinical interests include the use of novel devices for assisting Heart failure patient, heart transplant, non-coronary cardiac interventions such as per-cutaneous valve replacement.

His interests outside Heart failure cardiology include treatments for venous disease, atrial fibrillation, coronary artery disease, hypertension, and hyperlipidemia.

Kelly Kashani NP

Kelly Kashani NP
Kelly Kashani NP

Kelly is a board certified Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP).  She has an extensive history of caring for elderly individuals as a Nurse Practitioner in the post-acute rehab setting and as a Registered Nurse in the hospital setting, hospice setting, and long-term care setting.  Kelly received her Bachelor’s degree in Nursing and her Masters degree in Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner from Northern Illinois University.  She trained with top-notch physicians and nurse practitioners during her education, practiced in the post-acute setting and she worked at Lutheran General Hospital and Highland Oaks as a Registered Nurse.

Kelly has always been passionate about Cardiology including the treatment of hypertension, hyperlipidemia, and coronary artery disease in terms of prevention of further complications. She is well accomplished in caring for patients with congestive heart failure, atrial fibrillation, hypertension, hyperlipidemia and coronary artery disease. She also has the experience to identify and assist in modifying risk factors for heart disease in her patients to reduce cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. Furthermore, she cares about implementing a holistic approach to utilize lifestyle changes such as diet and exercise in conjunction with medications. She has an ultimate goal of improving the quality of healthcare in such a way that patients feel well listened to and well cared for.