Dr. Ghassan Nakad is an interventional cardiology specialist with a Fellowship from the University of Liege, Belgium, and qualifications from the Cardiology Board and the Internal Medicine Board, Lebanese University. He has worked in hospitals in the UAE, Belgium and Lebanon.
Dr. Nakad performs a number of advanced interventional cardiology procedures, including left main angioplasty, chronic total occlusions, and multivessel angioplasty. He also performs radial access procedures, intravascular coronary imaging, device-based acute heart failure treatment. He treats arrhythmia and manages cardiac pacemaker programming.
Dr. Nakad also performs echocardiography (strain rate speckle tracking echo), transoesophageal echocardiography, dobutamine stress echocardiography, and cardiac stress tests. Dr. Nakad also treats patients using clinical and preventive cardiology approaches.
Dr. Ghassan Nakad is actively involved in a number of professional medical associations. He is a member of the Belgian Working Group on Interventional Cardiology, the Belgian Working Group on Non-Invasive Cardiac Imaging, the European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions, the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging, and the Lebanese Society of Cardiology. He is a former Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology.
Dr. Nakad converses with patients in Arabic, English, and French.
Interventional Cardiology Fellowship, University of Liege, Belgium - 2015
Cardiology Board, Lebanese University Beirut, Lebanon - 2013
Internal Medicine Board, Lebanese University, Lebanon - 2010