Local Heart and Vascular Center Expands Comprehensive Team
Interventional Cardiologist and Structural Heart Specialist
Omar A. Ali, M.D.
Interventional Cardiologist and Structural Heart Specialist Omar A. Ali, M.D., recently joined the medical staff at MidMichigan Medical Center – Midland as the newest member of MidMichigan’s comprehensive heart and vascular team. This team includes more than 40 cardiologists, interventional cardiologists, electrophysiologists, heart failure and structural heart specialists, specialized advanced practice providers, as well as vascular and cardiovascular surgeons. He currently welcomes new patients to his office in the Heart and Vascular Center at 2660 West Sugnet Road in Midland.
Dr. Ali brings over 17 years of cardiology experience to his patients, offering expertise in complex coronary and structural interventions. As an interventional cardiologist, he works with patients who have cardiac-related conditions such as coronary artery disease, atherosclerosis, peripheral vascular disease, valvular and structural heart disease, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, congenital heart defects and other complex cardiac conditions.
He is board certified in interventional cardiology and cardiovascular disease. Additionally, Dr. Ali completed fellowships in structural heart disease at Evanston NorthShore University in Illinois; interventional cardiology at Thomas Jefferson University Medical Center in Pennsylvania; and cardiovascular disease, advanced heart failure and cardiac transplantation at Tulane University Medical Center in Louisiana.
Prior to coming to MidMichigan, he served as co-director of the Structural Heart Program at Winchester Cardiology and Vascular Medicine in Virginia and director of the Structural Heart Program at Wesley Medical Center in Kansas.
Dr. Ali has extensive experience in the treatment of structural heart disease using a variety of minimally invasive procedures including transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), Watchman left atrial appendage closure implant, and transcatheter mitral valve repair (TMVR).
According to Dr. Ali, he truly enjoys his work, and believes in creating and fostering a collaborative and supportive environment for his patients. “I work hard to develop strong relationships with my patients and their family members,” he said. “I want them to feel comfortable asking questions so that they feel informed throughout the course of their treatment.”
Those who would like more information about Dr. Ali may visit www.midmichigan.org/omarali Those inquiring about becoming a cardiology patient may call (989) 832-0900.