Consultants in Cardiology & Electrophysiology

Wassim Ballany, MD

Cardiologist & Electrophysiologist located in Oak Lawn, IL & Palos Heights, IL

Meet Dr. Ballany

Wassim Ballany, MD is a specialist in cardiac electrophysiology at Consultants in Cardiology & Electrophysiology. He can be found in the Oak Lawn, Palos Heights Illinois offices. He welcomes patients who need treatment for heart arrhythmias and also offers comprehensive services for those in the community facing any cardiovascular condition.

Dr. Ballany received his Medical Doctor degree from the University of Aleppo, School of Medicine, in Aleppo, Syria, then completed a residency in clinical pharmacology at the University of Aleppo – Aleppo University Hospital. He finished residency training in internal medicine at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan, during which time he served as the Chief Resident in the Internal Medicine Department of the John D. Dingell VA Medical Center.

Dr. Ballany completed a cardiology fellowship at the John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County and Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. From there he relocated to Milwaukee, where he completed an electrophysiology fellowship and an advanced electrophysiology fellowship at Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center. He served as Chief Fellow during his advanced electrophysiology training.

He has received several honors and awards, including being ranked in the top 1% of his class at the University of Aleppo Medical School and Resident/Fellow of the Month at Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center. When he’s not seeing patients, conducting cardiovascular research, or presenting scientific research at professional meetings, Dr. Ballany spends time watching sports, exploring the restaurants in the Chicago area, and traveling to new destinations.

Dr. Ballany has multiple board certifications in:

  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Echocardiography
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Nuclear Cardiology

 

Dr. Ballany is a member of:

  • American College of Cardiology
  • American College of Physicians
  • American Medical Association
  • Heart Rhythm Society

 

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Wassim Ballany, MD is a specialist in cardiac electrophysiology at Consultants in Cardiology & Electrophysiology. He can be found in the Oak Lawn, Palos Heights Illinois offices. He welcomes patients who need treatment for heart arrhythmias and also offers comprehensive services for those in the community facing any cardiovascular condition.

Dr. Ballany received his Medical Doctor degree from the University of Aleppo, School of Medicine, in Aleppo, Syria, then completed a residency in clinical pharmacology at the University of Aleppo – Aleppo University Hospital. He finished residency training in internal medicine at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan, during which time he served as the Chief Resident in the Internal Medicine Department of the John D. Dingell VA Medical Center.

Dr. Ballany completed a cardiology fellowship at the John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County and Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. From there he relocated to Milwaukee, where he completed an electrophysiology fellowship and an advanced electrophysiology fellowship at Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center. He served as Chief Fellow during his advanced electrophysiology training.

He has received several honors and awards, including being ranked in the top 1% of his class at the University of Aleppo Medical School and Resident/Fellow of the Month at Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center. When he’s not seeing patients, conducting cardiovascular research, or presenting scientific research at professional meetings, Dr. Ballany spends time watching sports, exploring the restaurants in the Chicago area, and traveling to new destinations.

Dr. Ballany has multiple board certifications in:

 

Dr. Ballany is a member of:

 


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Dr. Wassim Ballany, an electrophysiologist at Community Hospital in Munster, holds the tiny Micra pacemaker in his hand.
The size of a large everyday vitamin, the Micra Transcatheter Pacing System does not require a surgical incision or the creation of a pocket under the skin or the use of leads to deliver pacing therapy. And is approved for safe use with MRI technology.

| Giles Bruce~ The Times   Read full story here

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