FryeCare Cardiology Associates - Lincolnton

Our Team

Ghassan Alkoutami, MD, FACC

Board-Certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease and Nuclear Cardiology

Education

Medical School: Damascus University Medical School, Damascus, Syria
Residency: Internal Medicine – East Carolina University School of Medicine, Greenville, NC
Fellowship: East Carolina University School of Medicine, Greenville, NC

Services

  • Angiojet
  • Atherectomy
  • Balloon Angioplasty
  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Cardioversion
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Echocardiogram
  • Electrocardiogram
  • Holter Monitor
  • Implantable Defibrillator (ICD)
  • Intravascular Brachytherapy
  • Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pacemaker
  • Peripheral Vascular Ultrasound
  • Stenting
  • Transtelephonic Monitoring

John A. Morrison, MD, FACC

Board-Certified in Cardiovascular Disease, Nuclear Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology

Education

Medical School: University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC
Residency: New Hanover Regional Medical Center, Wilmington, NC
Fellowship: Cardiology – Upstate State University of New York

Services

  • Angiojet
  • Atherectomy
  • Balloon Angioplasty
  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Cardioversion
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Echocardiogram
  • Electrocardiogram
  • Holter Monitor
  • Implantable Defibrillator (ICD)
  • Intravascular Brachytherapy
  • Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pacemaker
  • Peripheral Vascular Ultrasound
  • Stenting
  • Transtelephonic Monitoring
  • Angioplasty

Philip A. Paspa, MD, FACC

Board-Certified in Cardiovascular Disease, Interventional Cardiology and Peripheral Vascular Interventional

Education

Medical School: State University of New York
Residency: Internal Medicine – Health Science Center at Syracuse
Fellowship: Cardiology – Health Science Center at Syracuse

Services

  • Angiojet
  • Atherectomy
  • Balloon Angioplasty
  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Cardioversion
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Echocardiogram
  • Electrocardiogram
  • Holter Monitor
  • Implantable Defibrillator (ICD)
  • Intravascular Brachytherapy
  • Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pacemaker
  • Peripheral Vascular Ultrasound
  • Stenting
  • Transtelephonic Monitoring

Sanjay K. Patel, MD, FACC

Board-Certified in Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology
As a resident of Indiana, Dr. Patel received his undergraduate at DePauw University graduating with Honors Cum Laude. He then went on to earn his medical degree at the Indiana University School of Medicine. After completing his residency and cardiology fellowship, Dr. Patel received Interventional training at the Indiana Heart Institute at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis. Special interests include nuclear cardiology, cardiac ultrasound, and cardiac catheterization.

Education

Medical School: Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN
Residency: Internal Medicine – Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN
Fellowship: Cardiology – Rush University/Rush Presbyterian St. Luke’s Medical Center, Chicago, IL

Services

  • Angiojet
  • Atherectomy
  • Balloon Angioplasty
  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Cardioversion
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Echocardiogram
  • Electrocardiogram
  • Holter Monitor
  • Implantable Defibrillator (ICD)
  • Intravascular Brachytherapy
  • Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pacemaker
  • Peripheral Vascular Ultrasound
  • Stenting
  • Transtelephonic Monitoring

Vincent J. Patrone, MD, FACC

Board-Certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology

Education

Medical School: State University of New York, Upstate Medical College, Syracuse, NY
Residency: University of Virginia Hospital, Charlottesville, VA
Fellowship: University of Virginia Hospital; Charlottesville, VA & State University of New York 

Services

  • Angiojet
  • Atherectomy
  • Balloon Angioplasty
  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Cardioversion
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Echocardiogram
  • Electrocardiogram
  • Holter Monitor
  • Implantable Defibrillator (ICD)
  • Intravascular Brachytherapy
  • Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pacemaker
  • Peripheral Vascular Ultrasound
  • Stenting
  • Transtelephonic Monitoring

Pairoj Rerkpattanapipat, MD, FACP, FACC, FASE

Board-Certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease and Nuclear Cardiology

Education

Medical School: Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
Residency: Internal Medicine – Albert Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia, PA
Fellowship: Strong Memorial Hospital

Services

  • Angiojet
  • Atherectomy
  • Balloon Angioplasty
  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Cardioversion
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Echocardiogram
  • Electrocardiogram
  • Holter Monitor
  • Implantable Defibrillator (ICD)
  • Intravascular Brachytherapy
  • Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pacemaker
  • Peripheral Vascular Ultrasound
  • Stenting
  • Transtelephonic Monitoring
  • Angioplasty

Richard D. Schultz, MD, FACC

Board-Certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology

Education

Medical School: New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY
Residency: George Washington University Hospital, Washington, D.C.
Fellowship: George Washington University Hospital, Washington, D.C.

Services

  • Angiojet
  • Atherectomy
  • Balloon Angioplasty
  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Cardioversion
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Echocardiogram
  • Electrocardiogram
  • Holter Monitor
  • Implantable Defibrillator (ICD)
  • Intravascular Brachytherapy
  • Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pacemaker
  • Peripheral Vascular Ultrasound
  • Stenting
  • Transtelephonic Monitoring