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Samer Samir Najjar, MD
Specialty:
Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine
Gender:
Male
Phone:
202-877-8085
Fax:
202-877-8032
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Locations

110 Irving Street NW
Room 1E5
Washington, District of Columbia 20010
Phone:
202-877-8085
Fax:
202-877-8032
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About the Provider

Samer S. Najjar, MD, is the Director of Heart Failure at the MedStar Washington Hospital Center. He specializes in advanced therapies for heart failure, including the medical management of heart transplantation and ventricular assist devices.

Prior to these positions, Dr. Najjar was an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Johns Hopkins University, and he was the Director of the Heart Failure clinic at the Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. He was also the Head of the Human Cardiovascular Studies Unit at the National Institute on Aging.

Dr. Najjar has more than 60 publications in peer-reviewed journals. His research interests are arterial-ventricular coupling, cardiovascular aging, clinical heart failure.
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Education

Medical School
Yale University School of Medicine (1993)
Residency Program
Johns Hopkins Hospital (1996)
Fellowship Program
Johns Hopkins Hospital (2000)
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Language

English
Primary Language  
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Clinical Interests

  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Heart Transplantation
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Serving Maryland and the Washington, D.C., region.