Dr. Wassim K. Choucair

All professionals at Heart and Rhythm Institute of South Texas maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the field of cardiology. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.

Dr. Wassim K. Choucair received his MD from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency and fellowships in internal medicine, cardiology, and electrophysiology from George Washington University, the National Institute of Health, and Georgetown University Hospital. Dr. Choucair’s training and practice spanned cardiovascular and heart rhythm disorders. He focuses on heart and rhythm disorders, cardiac devices, and ablation interventions.  He is honored to serve and practice in South Texas for the 16th year from Corpus Christi to San Antonio. He is now at the South Texas Medical Center with his established Heart and Rhythm Institute and Coastal Heart Foundation.

Education
UCLA - BS Biochemistry
Columbia University - MD Degree
George Washington University - Residency
Washington Hospital Center - Cardiology Fellowship
Georgetown University - Electrophysiology Fellowship
NIH Research