Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS) is proud to welcome interventional cardiologist Dr. Riaz Rahman to its team of expert cardiologists in Jennings. Dr. Rahman is now seeing patients at the CIS Jennings clinic at 422 Kade Drive, Suite 1.
Originally from Trinidad and Tobago, Dr. Rahman graduated with honors when earning his medical degree at the University of the West Indies. He spent the past seven years in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania completing both his general cardiology and interventional cardiology fellowships at the Allegheny General Hospital, where he served as the chief cardiovascular disease fellow. He also completed his internal medicine residency at the UPMC Mercy Hospital, where he served as the chief internal medicine resident.
Dr. Rahman is a member of the American College of Cardiology, the American Heart Association, and the American Medical Association. He is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine-Cardiovascular Disease, the Board of Nuclear Cardiology and the National Board of Echocardiography. Learn more about Dr. Rahman or schedule an appointment at www.cardio.com.
About Cardiovascular Institute of the South
Founded by Dr. Craig Walker in 1983, Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS) is a world-leader in preventing, detecting and treating cardiovascular and peripheral vascular disease. CIS offers a comprehensive heart and vascular program with expert physicians trained in many specialties, including internal medicine, nuclear cardiology, electrophysiology, lipid management, coronary artery disease, peripheral vascular disease, valve disease and interventional cardiovascular procedures. CIS has earned international acclaim as a pioneer of research, development and education, as well as an innovator in the treatment of peripheral vascular disease. With a dedicated team of more than 850 team members, CIS provides comprehensive cardiovascular care at 20 locations across Louisiana and Mississippi, with nine telemedicine programs. CIS remains at the forefront of technology, providing the highest-quality, compassionate care. This mission has guided the institute for more than 37 years of excellence. For more information about CIS, call 1-800-425-2565 or visit www.cardio.com.