About

The Cardiovascular Center’s interventional cardiologists each bring areas of specialized expertise to their team of physicians so that even the most challenging diagnoses and treatments can be handled. Our team of physicians uses cardiac interventions to diagnosis and treat coronary artery disease, valvular heart disease, and congenital heart disease. We offer advanced approaches to diagnosis and treatment, often avoiding the need for surgery.

Our patients have access to some of the leading specialists in the field, as many of our physicians actively participate in clinical research studies bringing the latest in treatment and technology to our hospital.

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Cardiologists

Anu Abraham, MD

Anu Abraham, M.D., is an Assistant Professor of Medicine with an appointment in the Cardiovascular Division at the University of Utah. Dr. Abraham has a wide clinical practice, but has specific interests in coronary disease, peripheral vascular disease, and structural heart disease. Her research interests focus on clinical outcomes of patients unde... Read More

Homam Ibrahim, MD

Homam Ibrahim, M.D., is an Assistant Professor of Medicine with an appointment in the Cardiovascular Division at the University of Utah. Dr. Ibrahim has a wide clinical practice, but his specific interests are in coronary artery disease, and structural/valvular heart disease. His clinical responsibilities include percutaneous invasive management of... Read More

Specialties:

Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVI or TAVR), Valvular Heart Disease

Locations:

A location has not yet been added by this physician.

Charles Y. Lui, MD

Dr. Lui is a Professor of Medicine at the University of Utah. Dr. Lui studied Chemistry at University of Nebraska and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts. He subsequently obtained a Master’s of Science in Biochemistry and a medical degree from University of Nebraska. Dr. Lui completed an Internal Medicine Residency at University of Nebraska, and su... Read More

Specialties:

Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology

Locations:

A location has not yet been added by this physician.

Mary Hunt Martin, MD

Mary Hunt Martin, MD completed her undergraduate degree at Stanford University in Palo Alto, California and her medical degree at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. She completed a residency in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at Massachusetts General Hospital and Children’s Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts, and then returned to Stanf... Read More

Specialties:

Interventional Cardiology, Pediatric Cardiology

Locations:

Eccles Primary Children’s Outpatient Services Building 801-213-3599
PCH Outpatient Services at Riverton 801-213-3599

Theophilus Owan, MD, FACC

Patient Rating:

4.8

4.8 out of 5

Dr. Owan is appointed to faculty as a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine. His primary clinical affiliation is with interventional cardiology. Dr. Owan cares for patients in both the inpatient and outpatient settings at the University of Utah Hospital, Farmington Health Center, and San Juan Clinic.His Intervetional Cardiology... Read More

Specialties:

Cardiology, Echocardiography, General Cardiology, Hypertension, Interventional Cardiology

Locations:

Farmington Health Center 801-585-7676
San Juan Clinic
San Juan Clinic
801-585-7676
University Hospital
Cardiovascular Center
801-585-7676

Pawan K. Sharma, MBBS

Dr. Sharma specializes in the diagnosis, treatment and management of patients with Cardiovascular Disease including:  General Cardiology, Invasive/Interventional Cardiology, Cardiac Imaging, Echocardiography, Nuclear Medicine, Valvular Disease, Preventive Cardiology, and Hypertension.Dr. Sharma will be seeing patients at the Cardiovascular Center h... Read More

Brigham R. Smith, MD

Patient Rating:

4.8

4.8 out of 5

Dr. Brigham Smith is an Interventional Cardiologist with expertise and training in both intracoronary and structural cardiac procedures. Clinical interests and responsibilities include invasive management of acute heart attacks, invasive evaluation and management of heart failure, invasive assessment of valvular heart disease, coronary stent implan... Read More

Specialties:

Cardiology, General Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Valvular Heart Disease

Locations:

Basin Clinic 801-585-7676
Castle Country Clinic 801-585-7676
University Hospital
Cardiovascular Center
801-585-7676

Anwar Tandar, MD, FACC, FRCPC

Patient Rating:

4.8

4.8 out of 5

Anwar Tandar, M.D., is an Associate Professor of Medicine with an appointment in the Cardiology Division at the University of Utah. He has been on faculty at the University of Utah since 2011and is the Co-Director of the Valve Clinic Program and the TAVR Program. He received his medical degree from Sriwijaya University in Indonesia in 1994. He comp... Read More

Specialties:

Cardiology, General Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVI or TAVR), Valvular Heart Disease

Locations:

Blanding Family Practice 801-585-7676
Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County
Cardiovascular Clinic
801-585-7676
University Hospital
Cardiovascular Center
801-585-7676

Frederick G. Welt, MD

Frederick Welt, M.D. is Associate Chief of Cardiovascular Medicine at the University of Utah School of Medicine and Director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory. He is a professor of medicine and member of the Interventional Cardiology faculty.Dr. Welt most recently served as the Director of Interventional Cardiology at Brigham and Women's Ho... Read More

Specialties:

Cardiology, General Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVI or TAVR), Valvular Heart Disease

Locations:

Basin Clinic 801-585-7676
Evanston Regional Hospital
Cardiovascular Outreach Care
801-585-7676
University Hospital
Cardiovascular Center
801-585-7676

Shane Beeton, APRN, MSN, FNP-C, BSN

Shane Beeton, APRN, is a board certified family nurse practitioner in the department of Cardiology practicing in the Interventional Cardiology Clinic and the Syncope Clinic. His interests include helping people manage their cardiac health including angina, blood pressures, cholesterol, cardiovascular disease, arrhythmias and improve healthy lifesty... Read More

Specialties:

Cardiology, Faint, Fall, & Frailty, Interventional Cardiology, Nurse Practitioner

Locations:

University Hospital 801-585-7676
University Hospital
Interventional Cardiology

Irene Cheong, DNP, APRN, FNP-C, GNP

Irene received her doctorate degree in nursing practice from the University of Utah in 2014. Prior to joining the Cardiology Clinic, she practiced as an independent clinician at Health Clinics of Utah providing primary care for patients from all ages and with diverse healthcare needs. Before becoming a nurse practitioner, she worked at the inpatien... Read More

Specialties:

Adult Nurse Practitioner, General Cardiology, Gerontological Nurse Practitioner, Interventional Cardiology, Valvular Heart Disease

Locations:

University Hospital
Interventional Cardiology

Nikki Konesavanh, PA

Nikki Konesavanh, MPAS, PA-C, is board-certified Physician Assistant with the University of Utah, Division of Cardiology. Her clinical interests include preventative cardiac medicine, cardiac arrhythmias, complex coronary artery and structural heart disease. Nikki received her Associate's in International Buisness, a Bachelor's in Political Scien... Read More

Specialties:

General Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Physician Assistant

Locations:

A location has not yet been added by this physician.

Specialties:

Cardiology, Family Nurse Practitioner, General Cardiology, Heart Failure, Interventional Cardiology, Valvular Heart Disease

Locations:

Redstone Health Center 801-585-7676
Uintah Basin Medical Center 801-585-7676
University Hospital
Cardiovascular Center
801-585-7676
University Hospital
Interventional Cardiology

Locations

University Campus
University of Utah Hospital
50 N Medical Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
Map
801-581-2121
Primary Children's Hospital
100 N Mario Capecchi Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
801-662-1000
Other Salt Lake Area Locations
Redstone Health Center
1743 W. Redstone Center Dr.
Park City, UT 84098
Map
435-658-9200
South Jordan Health Center
5126 W. Daybreak Parkway
South Jordan, UT 84009
Map
801-213-4500

Clinical Trials

  • PORTICO
    Keywords: aortic valve replacement, aortic stenosis
    Status: Not yet recruiting
  • AngioFFR
    Keywords: FFR, Interventional
    Status: Recruiting
  • The REDUCE Trial
    Keywords: Heart, PFO, Occluder
    Status: Completed
  • The GORE Assured Clinical Study
    Keywords: Device, Transcatheter, defects
    Status: Recruiting
  • AMULET
    Keywords: Left Atrial Appendage Closure Device, LAA
    Status: Not yet recruiting
  • Quadripolar Pacing PAS
    Keywords: Heart Failure, Cardiac Device
    Status: Recruiting
  • Prediction Models for Outcomes after TAVR
    Keywords: Valve Replacement, transcatheter aortic valve replacement, aortic Stenosis
    Status: Recruiting
  • HeartMate PHP
    Keywords: percutaneous coronary intervention, medical device, ventricular assist device, heart failure, cardiology, interventional cardiology
    Status: Not yet recruiting
  • RAMP-IT-UP
    Keywords: LVAD, Hemodynamics, Echocardiography, Mechanical Circulatory Support, Cardiology, Cardiothoracic Surgery
    Status: Not yet recruiting