Interventional Cardiology
Peripheral Vascular Disease 

Dr. Abdelwahaab Akef was born in Egypt, where he received his Doctorate of Medicine from Cairo Medical College. He immigrated to the U.S. where he completed his internship, residency, cardiology and interventional cardiology fellowship from the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics-Madison.

Dr. Akef has been with Metropolitan Heart and Vascular Institute since 2002. His professional interests include interventional cardiology and peripheral vascular disease.

Interventional Cardiology

Dr. Zehyani Bankwala graduated from medical school in Pakistan, and then moved to the States to complete his internship and residency in internal medicine in Philadelphia. He completed his cardiology fellowship in Southern California and interventional cardiology fellowship in Virginia, and has been in Minnesota at MCC, then MHVI since 1998.

Interventional Cardiology

Dr. Jeffrey Chambers graduated from Wayne State University Medical School in 1989 and completed all his medical studies at the University of Minnesota. Dr. Chambers has been with Metropolitan Heart and Vascular Institute since 1995 and is the director of our Lipid Clinic. His professional interests include coronary artery disease and cardiovascular research.

Interventional Cardiology
Peripheral Vascular Disease 

Dr. Daniel Dulas graduated from the University of Minnesota Medical School in 1986 and has been with Metropolitan Heart and Vascular Institute since 1993. His professional interests include interventional cardiology and peripheral vascular disease.

Interventional Cardiology
Peripheral Vascular Disease

Dr. John Lee graduated from Southern Illinois University School of Medicine and has been with MHVI since 2006. His professional interests include interventional cardiology and peripheral vascular disease.

Interventional Cardiology

Dr. Randall Stark graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison Medical School in 1982 and has been with Metropolitan Heart and Vascular Institute since 1990. His professional interests include interventional cardiology, with a particular interest in acute coronary syndromes and advanced cardiac imaging modalities such as cardiac MRI.