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Bassam Altajar, MD, Cardiology, Arcadia, FL, DeSoto Memorial Hospital


Cardiology Arcadia, FL

Nuclear Cardiology, Non-Invasive Cardiology, Preventive Cardiology

office cardiologist

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  • Dr. Bassam Altajar is a cardiologist in Arcadia, FL and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including DeSoto Memorial Hospital, Doctors Hospital of Sarasota, Florida Hospital Wauchula, Sarasota Memorial Health Care System, and Florida Hospital Heartland Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Damascus University Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice 32 years. He also speaks multiple languages, including French and Arabic. He specializes in nuclear cardiology, non-invasive cardiology, and preventive cardiology and is experienced in general cardiology, stable angina, sleep medicine, congestive heart failure, and left ventricular dysfunction.

Education & Training

  • St Barnabas Hospital
    St Barnabas HospitalResidency, Internal Medicine, 1993 - 1997
  • Damascus University Faculty of Medicine
    Damascus University Faculty of MedicineClass of 1985

Certifications & Licensure

  • FL State Medical License
    FL State Medical License 2001 - 2024
  • MI State Medical License
    MI State Medical License 1996 - 1997
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Fellow (FACC) American College of Cardiology

Publications & Presentations


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Other Languages

  • French, Arabic

Hospital Affiliations