Samer M. Garas, MD
Ascension Medical Group

Samer M. Garas, MD

Cardiology
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Medical Group
Ascension Medical Group
Gender
Male
Languages Spoken
English

About

Dr Garas is an Interventional Cardiologist. He is currently the Director of Cardiovascular Services at Ascension St Vincent's in Jacksonville. He is from St. Louis, MO. He did his internal medicine training at Washington University in St. Louis and his cardiology training at Emory University.

Dr Garas did the first TAVR in NE Florida in 2011 and has been a leader in bringing new technology and advances to Jacksonville. He is involved in clinical research and was the only investigator in Florida to participate in the RESPECT PFO closure trial in 2002. Currently, he is a principal investigator for the landmark ENCIRCLE trial for Mitral valve replacement.
Meet Samer M. Garas, MD

Education

Medical/Professional

  • University of Missouri

Residency

  • Washington University / School of Medicine

Fellowship

  • Emory University School of Medicine

Internship

  • Washington University / School of Medicine

Qualifications

Hospital Affiliations

  • Ascension Florida St. Vincent's Southside Hospital
  • Ascension Florida St. Vincent's Riverside Hospital
  • Ascension Florida St. Vincent's Clay County Hospital

Certifications

  • The American Board of Internal Medicine

Locations

Samer M. Garas, MD offers services at multiple Florida locations. Contact your preferred location to book an appointment.
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