Dr. Mohammad Chafic El-Hajjar MD Cardiologist

Dr. Mohammad El-Hajjar is a cardiologist in Albany, New York and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Albany Medical Center and Albany Stratton Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Lebanese University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 14 years. He is one of 40 doctors at Albany Medical Center and one of 7 at Albany Stratton Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation

Albany Medical Center
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Albany Stratton Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

SUNY Upstate Medical University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2001–2004

Albany Medical Center
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 2004–2007

Albany Medical Center
Fellowship, Interventional Cardiology, 2007–2008

Lebanese University School of Medicine
Class of 2000

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACC), American College of Cardiology

Publications & Presentations

Myocardial performance index correlates with right ventricular ejection fraction measured by nuclear ventriculography.
Karnati, P. K., El-Hajjar, M., Torosoff, M., Fein, S. A.

Rare case of paradoxical embolism causing myocardial infarction: successfully aborted by aspiration alone.
Murthy, A., Shea, M., Karnati, P. K., El-Hajjar, M.

Aminophylline for prevention of bradyarrhythmias induced by rheolytic thrombectomy.
DeLago, A., El-Hajjar, M., Kirnus, M.

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