About Ehab Kasasbeh, MD
Ehab Kasasbeh, M.D. is a fellowship-trained physician specializing in Interventional Cardiology. A native of Jordan, he earned his medical degree and transitional internal medicine residency at the University of Jordan. He chose to further his studies by completing a research and clinical elective in Cardiology and Cardiothoracic Surgery at Cambridge Teaching Hospitals, in Cambridge, United Kingdom. Dr. Kasasbeh completed his internal medicine residency at East Tennessee State University in Johnson City, where he served as Chief Resident of the program in his third year. He achieved cardiovascular medicine and interventional cardiology fellowships at the prestigious Vanderbilt University Medical Center. During this period of time, he also served as an instructor in Cardiology at Vanderbilt University. Dr. Kasasbeh achieved triple board certifications in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Medicine, and Interventional Cardiology by the American Board of Internal Medicine.
As an interventional cardiologist, Dr. Kasasbeh provides expertise not only in the detection and treatment of heart disease, but by collaboratively combining the skills and knowledge of both cardiovascular medicine and interventional cardiology. He is trained in cardiac catheterization to find blockages in the heart, and treat these by balloon angioplasty to open blocked arteries, or the placing of tiny mesh stents into narrowing arteries. He is also fellowship trained to detect blockages in the arteries outside the heart, including aorta, carotid arteries, and arteries to the legs. He consults with patients to determine the appropriate course of treatment and recommends drug therapy to manage complex arrhythmias.
Dr. Kasasbeh holds professional memberships as a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology, member of the American Heart Association, Brittingham Society at Vanderbilt University, and Tennessee Medical Association. He has been employed with Dickson Medical Associates since 2012.