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Heart Health

Young adults are at greater risk of heart disease than ever before. Why?


Muaz Abudiab MD
Providence Spokane Heart Institute

Dr. Abudiab’s works in preventive cardiology, cardiac risk assessment and management, and cardiovascular imaging. He is Board Certified in Cardiovascular Disease, Echocardiography, and Nuclear Cardiology.

Eric Wallace DO
Kootenai Health

Dr. Wallace is board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, and Nuclear Cardiology. He is also a registered physician in vascular interpretation.

Jeremy Nicolarsen MD, FACC
Providence Center For Congenital Heart Disease

Dr. Nicolarsen is Director of the Providence Adult and Teen Congenital Heart Program (PATCH) in Spokane. He is board-certified in Pediatrics, Internal Medicine, Pediatric Cardiology, and Cardiovascular Disease.

Gretchen James PACC
Providence Spokane Heart Institute

Gretchen is a certified Physician Assistant She has over 15 years of experience in cardiology. She is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants.

Helpful Links

Providence Center For Congenital Heart Disease

Adult Congenital Heart Association

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