Dr. Yassen to specialize in interventional cardiology (radial/femoral cardiac catheterization, percutaneous coronary intervention) & cardiovascular disease

Ali Yassen, MD, interventional cardiologist
Santa Rosa, Calif., Sept. 7, 2018 — Northern California Medical Associates is pleased to welcome Ali Yassen, MD, to its Fountaingrove Cardiology practice in Santa Rosa.
Dr. Ali Yassen is a board-certified cardiologist specializing in performing cardiac catheterization procedures through both the wrist (radial) and groin (femoral) approach. He has completed extensive training in coronary interventions, including complex interventions and placement/management of temporary mechanical support devices for high-risk coronary procedures. He is also fully trained in all aspects of both non-invasive as well as invasive cardiovascular care.
“Dr. Yassen joins us from Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, where he was involved in cutting-edge research and development of the latest cardiac and structural heart interventions,” said Patrick Coleman, MD, director of Fountaingrove Cardiology. “He brings the latest skills and techniques and adds to and expands the capabilities of our interventional cardiology specialists. This allows us to treat a broader range of patients with state-of-the-art techniques and strategies here in Santa Rosa. His presence will have an immediate and tremendous impact on the cardiovascular health of our community.”
Dr. Yassen is now seeing patients at NCMA’s Fountaingrove Cardiology practice, located at 3536 Mendocino Avenue, Suite 200 in Santa Rosa, Calif.

About Dr. Ali Yassen

Dr. Yassen received his medical degree from the Royal College of Surgeons in Dublin, Ireland, graduating with an honors degree. He went on to complete residency training in internal medicine followed by fellowship training in cardiovascular disease at the Medical College of Virginia Hospital in Richmond, Virginia. He then completed further advanced subspecialty training in interventional cardiology at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center / Dartmouth Medical School in Lebanon, New Hampshire. He is board certified in both internal medicine and cardiovascular disease by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

About Northern California Medical Associates

Northern California Medical Associates (NCMA) has been a leading partnership of medical practitioners in the North Bay Area since 1975, when Cardiology Associates of Santa Rosa, Inc. first opened its doors. NCMA remains committed to expanding its expertise and scope of care by continuing to merge with private practices to better serve our patients in Sonoma, Mendocino and Lake counties. NCMA’s specialties include: cardiology, TAVR surgery, dermatology, endocrinology, ENT / otolaryngology / head & neck surgery, family medicine, foot & ankle medicine / podiatry, internal medicine, obstetrics, gynecology, orthopaedics, osteopathic neuromusculoskeletal medicine, pulmonary / sleep medicine, rheumatology, urology and vein disorder treatment. Visit us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube.

About NCMA Fountaingrove Cardiology

NCMA’s Fountaingrove Cardiology practice is one of the most comprehensive and cost-effective cardiology healthcare groups in the nation. From cardiac catheterization to open-heart surgery, from electrophysiology to rehabilitation and prevention, to new breakthroughs in transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), the Northern California Medical Associates cardiovascular services team is dedicated to delivering the highest quality care and the best patient results.
Since 1975, the group has focused on sub specialization within cardiovascular health to provide services by the most highly trained and experienced physicians and staff. We provide cardiac care in Sonoma and Mendocino counties, with offices located in Santa Rosa, Petaluma, Sonoma and Fort Bragg.
Learn more about these services at www.ncmahealth.com/ncma-services/cardiology.


If you would like more information about Dr. Ali Yassen or Northern California Medical Associates, please contact NCMA Marketing Director Julian Rogers at 707-569-3227 or email julian.rogers@ncmahealth.com.