Looking for Cardiovascular Care in Tampa Florida? – Meet The Doctors of Tampa Cardiovascular Associates

Posted by: Tampa Cardio

On: January 1, 2023

meet The Doctors of Tampa Cardio

Finding great medical care these days can be a challenge. Often insurance directories are out of date or simply wrong. Some offices have long wait times for new patients and some just aren’t able to accept any new patients at all. It can be frustrating, especially if you don’t feel well.

This is why we have teamed up at Tampa Cardiovascular Associates. By combining our years of education, skill and practice we are able to accommodate you easily, giving you the personalized care you deserve.

Tampa Cardio accepts most insurance plans, just give our office a call and have your card handy and we are happy to check for you. Easy scheduling and a support staff that is top-notch allow our physicians to put their focus where it needs to be – on the patients.

Meet our team of cardiologists

Dr. Marquez of Tampa CardioDr. Vasco Marques

M.D., F.A.C.C, F.S.C.A.I, R.V.P.I


Dr. Vasco Marques went to medical school at Faculdade de Ciencias Medicas da Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal. He did his rotating internship at Hospitals Civas de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal. His cardiology fellowship was done at Hospital Universitario Pulido Valente, Lisbon, Portugal. He then came to the United States and did his residency in internal medicine at the State University of New York, Brooklyn.

Following this, he performed his fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh in cardiology and also his fellowship in interventional cardiology at the University of Connecticut Medical Center. He currently practices at Florida Hospital-Tampa, and Florida Hospital-Carrollwood.

Dr. Marques is Board Certified with the American Board of Internal Medicine and is also board certified in Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology. He has professional memberships with The American College of Cardiology, American Medical Association, American College of Phlebology, American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography, and the Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography. He has keen interests in Cardiac Catheterizations, Interventional Cardiology, Thrombectomy (clot removal), Peripheral Vascular Disease, and Venous Ablation.

Dr. Sawar of Tampa CardioDr. Asad Sawar

M.D., F.A.C.C, F.S.C.A.I


Dr. Sawar joined Tampa Cardiovascular Associates in 2009 and is currently a managing partner of the practice.

Following a residency in Cardiology at the University of South Florida, Dr. Sawar completed a Fellowship in Interventional Cardiology at Yale University.  He holds 3 Board Certifications in Interventional Cardiology, Cardiovascular Diseases, and in Internal Medicine, and is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology (FACC).   Dr. Sawar is also a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University Of South Florida School Of Medicine. He has a keen interest in structured heart disease and is a senior member of TAVR team which also performs MitraClip procedures. Dr. Sawar also performs Peripheral intervention, Vein intervention, Watchman procedure, Pacemaker Implant, Defibrillator Implant and performs complex angioplasty procedures of the heart.

Dr. Feliz of Tampa CardioDr. Victor Feliz

M.D., F.A.C.C, F.S.C.A.I


Dr. Victor Feliz was born in the Dominican Republic and grew up in Puerto Rico. He attended medical school at Universidad Nacional Pedro Henríquez Ureña in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in Manhattan, New York.

He completed a fellowship in Cardiology at the University of South Florida in Tampa after a fellowship in Geriatric Medicine. Dr. Feliz worked for several years at the VA medical centers in Tampa and Bay Pines. He is currently practicing at Florida Hospital-Tampa, Florida Hospital-Wesley Chapel, and Tampa Community Hospital (former Town & Country).

Dr. Feliz is Board Certified with the American Board of Internal Medicine in Cardiovascular disease, Internal Medicine, and Geriatric Medicine. He has professional memberships with The American College of Cardiology, The Tampa Bay Latin American Medical Society, and Colegio de Médicos de PR. He has special interests in Cardiac Catheterizations, Pacemaker, Echocardiography, and Venous Ablation. Dr. Feliz is fully bilingual in English and Spanish.

Hadi Mahmaljy Dr. Mahmaljy Tampa Cardiovascular

M.D., R.P.V.I


Dr. Mahmaljy joined Tampa Cardiovascular Associates in 2022. He completed internal medicine training at the Southern University of Illinois in Springfield Illinois and a cardiovascular fellowship at Geisinger Commonwealth in Danville, Pennsylvania. Following this, he completed interventional and peripheral vascular training at the University of Connecticut at Hartford Hospital. He has an interest in complex coronary artery disease and peripheral vascular disease. He is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, interventional cardiology, echocardiography, nuclear cardiology, and vascular imaging. Dr. Mahmaljy is bilingual fluent in both English and Arabic.

Give the office of Tampa Cardiovascular Associates a call for all of your heart health needs – from nutritional services to surgical intervention, we have you covered. 813-975-2800. Visit us on the web www.tampacardio.com to learn more about the practice and what we can do for you.

Posted by: Tampa Cardio

On: 01/01/2023

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