About Our Team
Dr. Asif Serajian
America Board of Echocardiography
Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology
Level II certification in cardiac CT interpretation
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
American College of Cardiology
Society of Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions
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
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. 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 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.