Abdallah El Sabbagh, M.D.

  1. Cardiologist
  2. Interventional Cardiologist

Location

  1. Jacksonville, Florida

Languages

ArabicEnglishPortugueseSpanish

Dr. Abdallah El Sabbagh is an interventional cardiologist with special interest in structural heart interventions, including transcatheter aortic valve replacement, transcatheter mitral valve replacement and repair, transcatheter tricuspid valve replacement and repair, paravalvular leak closure, patent foramen closure, left atrial appendage closure, fistula and pseudoaneurysm closure as well alcohol septal ablation. He also has a special interest in invasive hemodynamic assessment for comprehensive diagnosis of complex valvular and other structural heart disease, including exercise cardiac catheterization, constriction/restriction studies, hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy and evaluation of dyspnea. He is also specialized in complex percutaneous coronary artery interventions and mechanical support devices. Dr. El Sabbagh is involved in clinical research with a special focus on diagnosis and percutaneous treatment of mitral valve disease.

  1. Alcohol septal ablation
  2. Patent foramen ovale closure
  3. Percutaneous coronary interventions
  4. Percutaneous valve procedures
  5. Transcatheter mitral valve repair
  6. Transcatheter mitral valve replacement
  7. Transcatheter tricuspid valve repair
  • Assessment and management of valvular heart disease
  • Assessment and management of coronary artery disease
  • Percutaneous valvular interventions
  • Structural heart disease interventions
  • Percutaneous coronary interventions
  • Invasive hemodynamic assessment
  • Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
  • Clinical research on valvular heart disease
  • Coronary artery interventions
  1. 2019
    Fellowship - Advanced Interventional Cardiology in Structural Heart DiseaseMayo School of Graduate Medical Education
  2. 2018
    Fellowship - Interventional CardiologyMayo School of Graduate Medical Education
  3. 2017
    Fellowship - General CardiologyMayo School of Graduate Medical Education
  4. 2014
    Residency - Internal MedicineUniversity of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  5. 2010
    MDAmerican University of Beirut Medical School

Certifications

  1. 2018
    Interventional CardiologyAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  2. 2017
    Cardiovascular DiseasesAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  3. 2016
    EchocardiographyNational Board of Echocardiography
  4. 2014
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2018
    Best Poster AwardAmerican College of Cardiology
  2. 2013
    Top Poster AwardTranscatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics Conference
  3. 2010
    Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  4. 2006
    Graduated with DistinctionAmerican University of Beirut
  5. 2003
    Dean's ListAmerican University of Beirut

Professional memberships

  1. 2020 - present
    DirectorCardiac Catheterization Fellowship Education
  2. 2020 - present
    MemberMayo Cardiovascular International Practice Committee
  3. 2019 - present
    ChairCardiology Supply and Technology Team
  4. 2017 - present
    MemberEducation Committee, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases
  5. 2017
    ChairFellow Education Committee
  6. 2016 - 2017
    MemberAmerican Society of Echocardiography
  7. 2014 - 2019
    MemberMayo Clinic Fellows Association
  8. 2014 - 2017
    MemberFellow Education Committee
  9. 2014 - present
    MemberMayo Fellows Association
  10. 2014 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Cardiology
  11. 2014 - present
    MemberSociety for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions
  12. 2013 - 2014
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  13. 2006 - 2011
    MemberInternational Federation of Medical Students Association

Publications