Douglas P. Jensen, M.D., FACC

Punit Parasher, M.D., FACC

  • Punit Parasher, M.D.  specializes in heart failure, preventive cardiology, cardiovascular hemodynamics and cardiovascular imaging.

    Prior to joining Phoenix Heart PLLC, Dr. Parasher was an associate physician at North Phoenix Heart Center.

    Dr. Punit Parasher completed a research fellowship in interventional cardiology at the University of California, San Francisco, California.  During his time there, Dr. Parasher authored several publications in peer-reviewed journals on peripheral vascular intervention and a book chapter regarding vascular access.

    During Dr. Parasher’s fellowship in cardiovascular disease at the University of Texas, Houston, Texas, he was awarded chief cardiology fellow and outstanding clinical fellow.  He was also appointed as head of the Sudden Cardiac Arrest Research Committee.

    Dr. Parasher completed his residency in internal medicine at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. During his time there, Dr. Parasher pursued research interests in diastolic heart failure.  He received his Doctorate of Medicine at New York Medical College in Valhalla, New York and he completed his undergraduate training at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia.

    Dr. Parasher is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology and a member of the American Heart Association. He is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease and he is certified in echocardiography, cardiac catheterization, peripheral vascular imaging and nuclear cardiology.

    Aside from his native English, Dr. Parasher is also proficient in Spanish, Hindi and Indonesian.