GALAX, VA -
Twin County Regional Hospital news release
Twin County Regional Hospital (TCRH) is
pleased to announce a collaboration with the Heart and Vascular Center of Galax
to offer consulting cardiology services at the hospital beginning March 1,
The Heart and Vascular Center is renowned for
its superior level of experience and care for cardiac patients. Beginning March 1st, six board
certified cardiology providers will begin rounding on patients at Twin County
Regional Hospital which include: Charles Harris, Jr., MD; Nizar Noureddine, MD;
Saeed Payvar, MD; Kenneth Rhinehart, MD; Behzad Taghizadeh, MD and Paula
- Dr. Harris is a graduate of East Carolina
University School of Medicine in Greenville, North Carolina. He completed his residency at Vanderbilt University
Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee. He is board certified in Cardiovascular
Disease. He is a Fellow of the American Board of Cardiology.
- Dr. Noureddine is a graduate of Marshall University
School of Medicine in Huntington, West Virginia. He completed his residency at Wake Forest
Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. He is board certified in Interventional
Cardiology, Cardiology and Internal Medicine.
- Dr. Payvar is a graduate of Tehran University
of Medical Sciences in Tehran, Iran. He completed his residency at the
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas. He is board
certified in Interventional Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology, Cardiology and Internal
- Dr. Rhinehart is a graduate of Washington University
School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri.
He completed his residency at Howard University in Washington, DC. He is board in Cardiovascular Disease and
- Dr. Taghizadeh is a graduate of Saint
George's University School of Medicine in Grenada, West Indies. He completed his residency at Albany Medical
Center in Albany, New York. He is board
certified in Interventional Cardiology and Cardiovascular Disease.
- Paula Carter is a graduate of the Jefferson
College of Health Sciences in Roanoke, Virginia. She is a board certified by the National
Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants.
For additional information or to schedule an appointment, please contact the
Heart and Vascular Center located at 812 West Stuart Drive in Galax, Monday
through Friday from 8:00am to 5:00pm at (276) 238-3318.