Skip to main content

Saleem I. Almasarweh, MD

Edit Profile

Saleem I. Almasarweh, MD

Edit Profile

Specialty

Phone Number

Locations

Phoenix Children's Specialty Care

1665 N. Avondale Blvd.
Avondale, AZ 85392
United States

Get Driving Directions

About Saleem I. Almasarweh, MD

Saleem Almasarweh, MD, is a pediatric cardiologist specializing in congenital interventional cardiology. Inspired by Phoenix Children's mission to advance hope, healing and the best healthcare for children and their families, Dr. Almasarweh diagnoses and treats complicated congenital heart problems using cardiac catheterization.

After earning his medical degree at the University of Jordan Faculty of Medicine in Amman, Jordan, Dr. Almasarweh completed his pediatric residency and served as the chief resident at New York Medical College in Valhalla, New York. He then completed a pediatric cardiology fellowship at Florida International University in Miami, followed by a pediatric interventional cardiology fellowship at the Emory School of Medicine in Atlanta.

Dr. Almasarweh is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and the American Board of Pediatric Cardiology. He is also certified in basic life support and advanced and pediatric certified life support.

...Read more

Saleem Almasarweh, MD, is a pediatric cardiologist specializing in congenital interventional cardiology. Inspired by Phoenix Children's mission to advance hope, healing and the best healthcare for children and their families, Dr. Almasarweh diagnoses and treats complicated congenital heart problems using cardiac catheterization.

After earning his medical degree at the University of Jordan Faculty of Medicine in Amman, Jordan, Dr. Almasarweh completed his pediatric residency and served as the chief resident at New York Medical College in Valhalla, New York. He then completed a pediatric cardiology fellowship at Florida International University in Miami, followed by a pediatric interventional cardiology fellowship at the Emory School of Medicine in Atlanta.

Dr. Almasarweh is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and the American Board of Pediatric Cardiology. He is also certified in basic life support and advanced and pediatric certified life support.

Dr. Almasarweh helps advance his field through research and as a teacher to the next generation of physicians. He is published in numerous professional publications and earned recognition and teaching awards as a resident, chief resident and fellow.

The Center for Heart Care's vision inspires Dr. Almasarweh to provide the personalized, family-focused cardiac care his patients deserve. He believes every child and family is unique and takes time to be available to listen to their concerns.

When he is not working, Dr. Almasarweh enjoys spending time with his wife and two children. He also enjoys watching documentaries, soccer and Formula 1 racing.

Read less

+Education & Training

Board Certification

Pediatrics, Subspecialty-Pediatric Cardiology; American Board of Pediatrics

Medical School / Education

University of Jordan Faculty of Medicine, Amman, Jordan

Residency

(Pediatrics) New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY

Fellowship

(Pediatric Cardiology) Florida International University, Miami, FL; (Pediatric Interventional Cardiology) Emory School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

+Awards

  • Chief Resident Teaching Award

+Research & Publications

Publications

Almasarweh SI, Kuo JA, Bauser-Heaton HD, Babaliaros VC, Kim DW. Retrograde Pulmonary Vein Recanalization Using Transcatheter Electrosurgery. JACC Case Rep. 2022 May 18;4(10):592-595. doi: 10.1016/j.jaccas.2022.03.026. PMID: 35615218; PMCID: PMC9125525.

Almasarweh SI, Suntharos P, Saini A, Prieto L, Sasaki J. Cardiol Young. Contemporary risk factors for a longer hospital stay following bidirectional cavopulmonary anastomosis. 2022 Aug 23:1-7. doi:10.1017/S1047951122002694. PMID: 35997027.

Share this page