Mazen Ganim

Dr. M. Ganim is the president of Vital Heart and Vein (originally Cardiovascular Association). Prior to forming CVA in 1998, he attended the University of Texas Medical School in Houston. After graduating, he interned and completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston at John Sealy Hospital.

Furthermore, Dr. M. Ganim is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, and interventional cardiology. He has also authored medical abstracts and papers, including “A Comparison of Angioscopy, Intravascular Ultrasound Imaging and Quantitative Coronary Angiography in Predicting Clinical Outcome after Coronary Intervention in High-Risk Patients.”

Previously, he served as Chief of Medical Staff at Memorial Hermann Hospital and was also Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at the UT Medical School in Houston.

Ping Fai Wong

After graduating with Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery degrees from the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Dr. Wong came to the U.S. for further training in Internal Medicine at the New York Infirmary Beekman Downtown Hospital.

Later, he spent six years at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston. Here, Dr. Wong completed his residency in internal medicine and cardiology fellowships in both electrophysiology and interventional cardiology. He also served as Clinical Assistant Professor and Instructor of Medicine.

Furthermore, Dr. Wong is board certified in interventional cardiology, clinical cardiac electrophysiology, cardiovascular medicine, and internal medicine. He also holds several international specialist qualifications, including MRCP (UK), FRCPC (Canada), and HKFAM (HK).

Honoring his outstanding contribution in teaching and training cardiologists, the UT Medical School at Houston recognized Dr. Wong as “Private Faculty of the Year” for three consecutive years (2006-2009).

Chik-Fong Wei

Dr. C. Wei holds a Ph.D. in Biophysical Sciences from the University of Houston, and an M.D. from the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in cardiovascular diseases at the University of Texas Medical School in Houston. For four consecutive years, the school honored him with the “Dean’s Excellence Award.”

Furthermore, Dr. C. Wei is board certified in cardiovascular diseases. He has written and co-authored medical books and abstracts, and has also contributed to numerous professional journals. In addition, he served as principal investigator for an American Heart Association grant-in-aid project titled, “Molecular Characterization of Fas-mediated Cell Death Signaling.”