Syed Umer, MD

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Heart and Vascular Institute of Texas
10010 Rogers Crossing
Suite 301
San Antonio, TX 78251
Phone: 210-681-6176
Fax: 210-681-6157

Medical Education/Training

  • Fellowship: Non-invasive Cardiology - Rancho Los Amigos Medical Center, Affiliate of University of Southern California, Downey, California; Cardiology - Foothills Hospital, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
  • Residency: Internal Medicine - Long Island Jewish Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New Hyde Park, New York
  • Internship: Surgery and Cardiology - Civil Hospital / Dow Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan; Cardiovascular Medicine - National Institute of Cardiovascular Disease, Karachi, Pakistan
  • Medical Degree: Dow Medical College, University of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan

About the Provider

Fluent in English, Urdu, Hindi and Punjabi, Dr. Syed J. Umer has nearly 25 years of diverse experience, especially in Cardiovascular Disease. He completed two fellowships – Cardiology and Non-invasive Cardiology. Dr. Umer is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, sub-specializing in cardiovascular disease. He is also certified by the National Board of Echocardiography and the Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology. Dr. Umer is a diplomate with the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Cardiology and a fellow of American Society of Echocardiography and American Society of Nuclear Cardiology.

Special Interests

  • Atrial fibrillation/flutter
  • Cardiac catheterization
  • Cardiac echocardiography
  • Cardiac nuclear stress testing
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Cardiac risk evaluation
  • Cardiovascular computed tomography
  • Cardiovascular imaging
  • Cardiovascular risk assessment
  • Peripheral arterial disease (PAD)