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Tarek Hammad, MD

Tarek Hammad, MD


Cardiology-Interventional Cardiology, Cardiology

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Primary Location

UH Ahuja Medical Center
3999 Richmond Rd
Beachwood, OH 44122

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  • Clinical Assistant Professor, CWRU School of Medicine

Tarek Hammad, MD, is an interventional cardiologist and endovascular specialist with University Hospitals Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute. He is also an Assistant Professor at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine.

Dr. Hammad earned his medical degree from the University of Tishreen School of Medicine, followed by a graduate degree in pharmacology and therapeutics from the University of Damascus School of Medicine in Syria. Dr. Hammad completed his residency at Saint Louis University Hospital in Missouri, and three postdoctoral fellowships – the first in cardiovascular disease at University of Texas Health at San Antonio, then interventional cardiology and advanced endovascular fellowships at University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center. He was named chief interventional cardiology fellow and is now the associate program director of the fellowship program.

Dr. Hammad is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, echocardiography and interventional cardiology. In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Hammad has served as a reviewer for respected professional journals, including Circulation, Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions, the Journal of Vascular Medicine and more. He has authored more than 30 publications and presented at multiple national conferences on topics related to heart and vascular disease interventions.

Dr. Hammad is an active member of several nationally distinguished organizations including the American College of Cardiology, the American Heart Association, and the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography & Interventions (SCAI).

Twitter: @thammad2010

Languages Spoken

Arabic, English

Office Locations

UH Ahuja Medical Center

3999 Richmond Rd
Beachwood, OH 44122

UH Cleveland Medical Center

11100 Euclid Ave
Cleveland, OH 44106

CMC 3909 Orange

3909 Orange Pl
Suite: 3300
Beachwood, OH 44122

UH Regional Hospitals - Richmond Campus

27100 Chardon Rd
Richmond Heights, OH 44143

UH Mentor Hopkins Health Center

9000 Mentor Ave
Suite: 212
Mentor, OH 44060

AHU 1335 Corporate

1335 Corporate Dr
Hudson, OH 44236

Certifications & Memberships

  • Interventional Cardiology - American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine


Fellowship | Advanced Endovascular and Structural Training
Advanced Endovascular and Structural Training - UH Cleveland Medical Center (2020 - 2021)

Fellowship | Interventional Cardiology
Interventional Cardiology - UH Cleveland Medical Center (2019 - 2020)

Fellowship | Cardiovascular Medicine
Cardiovascular Medicine - University Of Texas Health Science Center (2016 - 2019)

Residency | Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine - St Louis University Hospital (2010 - 2013)

Other Education
University Of Damascus Faculty Of Medicine (2007 - 2010)

Medical Education
University Of Tishreen Faculty Of Medicine (2008)

Industry Relationships

University Hospitals is committed to transparency in our interactions with industry partners, such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies. At UH, we disclose practitioner and their family members’ ownership and intellectual property rights that are or in the process of being commercialized. In addition, we disclose payments to employed practitioners of $5,000 or more from companies with which the practitioners interact as part of their professional activities. These practitioner-industry relationships assist in developing new drugs, devices and therapies and in providing medical education aimed at improving quality of care and enhancing clinical outcomes. At the same time, UH understands that these relationships may create a conflict of interest. In providing this information, UH desires to assist patients in talking with their practitioners about industry relationships and how those relationships may impact their medical care.

UH practitioners seek advance approval for certain new industry relationships. In addition, practitioners report their industry relationships and activities, as well as those of their immediate family members, to the UH Office of Outside Interests annually. We review these reports and implement management plans, as appropriate, to address conflicts of interest that may arise in connection with medical research, clinical care and purchasing decisions.

View UH’s policy (PDF) on practitioner-industry relationships.

As of December 31, 2016, Tarek Hammad did not disclose any Outside Relationships with Industry.