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OUR DOCTORS

Our mission is to improve the health and well-being of our Bay Area residents through integrated and compassionate patient care, education and research.

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Welcome To California Cardiovascular Consultants and Medical Associates

Dr. Adil Irani

Dr. Adil Irani

  • General, Interventional – cardiac and peripheral.
  • Board Certified Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Interventional and Nuclear
  • Milpitas and Fremont Office

 

  • Dr Kopelnik practices in San Leandro, Hayward and Castro Valley offices
  • Dr Kopelnik is Board certified in Medicine, Cardiology, Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology and Cardiac CT
  • Dr Kopelnik is fluent in Russian and Hebrew

Dr. Kopelnik received his medical degree from Sackler School of Medicine and completed his Internal Medicine residency training and echocardiography fellowship at UCSF. He completed his cardiology fellowship at UCSD.

Dr. Kopelnik’s clinical interests include diagnosis and treatment of a broad range of cardiovascular disorders using multi-modality approach including surface and transesophageal echocardiography, nuclear cardiology, cardiac CT-angiography and cardiac catheterization.

 

Dr. Kopelnik has been actively involved in cardiovascular research. He has authored several book chapters, has had numerous publications and abstracts, and has presented at several international meetings like American Heart Association (AHA) and American College of Cardiology (ACC).

In his free time Dr. Kopelnik enjoys classical music, biking and spending time with his lovely wife and two beautiful daughters.

Ash Jain

Dr.Ash Jain

Ash Jain, MD, FACC

 

  • General, interventionalist – cardiac and vascular. An Expert and does training and teaching courses in both areas. Board Certified Internal Medicine, Cardiology and Interventional
  • Fremont, Hayward and Milpitas Offices

Dr. Ash Jain has been in practice in the Bay Area for over 20 years. His practice encompasses all areas of cardiovascular medicine, including general medicine, clinical and interventional cardiology and peripheral vascular disease. Dr. Jain is very active in the clinical investigation and use of new devices and technologies. He has introduced many innovative interventional techniques to Washington Hospital as well as other hospitals.

 

Dr. Jain’s area of special interest involves introducing the latest management techniques for patients at risk for heart and vascular diseases. He has developed an extensive clinical research program and is involved in multiple new device research technologies. He has served as site principle investigation on over 24 multi-center clinical research trials and has written and presented many abstracts and publications in the field. Additionally, Dr. Jain remains committed to developing community educational programs, and recently completed a lecture series on prevention of cardiovascular diseases. Dr. Jain is committed to making a strong presence and difference in the medical care of the community in which he serves.
top-doctorsSelected among the TOP 10% Interventional Cardiologist in the Country & the BEST within 25 miles of Fremont, California.
Appointed to the Board of Medical Directors for American Heart Association Western Region.

 

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Dr. Christine Elias is a Bay Area native and moved back to the area in 2014. She enjoys the diverse cultural climate in Northern California and enjoys serving the patients within the community where she grew up.
  • Board Certified in Rheumatology
  • Undergraduate studies: University of California, Davis
  • Medical school: Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Internal Medicine residency: University of California, Irvine
  • Rheumatology fellowship: University of California, Irvine
  • Member of the American College of Rheumatology (ACR), Northern California Rheumatology Society (NCRS), and Association of Women In Rheumatology (AWIR)
  • Volunteer with various non-profit organizations, such as the Lupus Foundation  to provide patient educational seminars; guest lecturer at Stanford University School of Medicine Primary Care Associate Program
  • Fluent in Vietnamese, some medical Spanish
  • Fremont office Tuesdays and Fridays, Milpitas office Wednesdays
Conditions commonly treated include the following:
  • Arthritis: including osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, gout
  • Osteoporosis
  • Autoimmune diseases: lupus, scleroderma, myositis, Sjogren syndrome, vasculitis

Dr.Edward Meyer

Dr.Edward Meyer

  • Dr. Edward Meyer is an endocrinologist in Fremont, California and is affiliated with CCCMA.
  • He specializes in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism.
Dr.Hui Zheng

Dr.Hui Zheng

  • Dr. Zheng has been an active physician in the Bay Area for many years.
  • She is fluent in Mandarin and Cantonese.
  • Milpitas and Fremont Office
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Dr.Jeffrey Carlson

My goal is to manage and anticipate your unique healthcare needs. As an MDVIP-affiliated doctor, I will partner with you on a personal level to help you achieve the optimal health we all value. We will closely collaborate on what it takes to stay on the path to wellness. You will feel welcomed by the relaxed, individualized attention you will receive from everyone in our office.

Dr. Kalgi Parmar

Dr. Kalgi Parmar

Biography:

Dr. Parmar is a podiatric physician and surgeon who specializes in all aspect of Podiatric Medicine and Adult Foot and Ankle surgery. Her training at various hospitals throughout the Bay Area as well as around the nation, specifically at VA Puget Sound Health Care System and Madigan Army Medical Center, has exposed her to a wide range of complex forefoot and rearfoot pathologies, limb salvage, wound care, and surgical and non-surgical treatments for many foot and ankle conditions such as tendinitis, plantar fasciitis, hammer toe deformity, bunion deformity, ankle instability, foot/ankle arthritis, and diabetic foot pathologies, to name a few. 

Her compassion for patients and passion about preventative care has led her to volunteer at heath screening events, homeless clinics, and serve many underserved communities throughout the Bay Area. Dr. Parmar is also keen on research and continues to expand her skills and knowledge in the field to best serve the needs of Bay Area families. Dr. Parmar believes that patients play a crucial role in dictating their own care and treatment. She maintains a high focus on mutual decision-making with her patients by understanding their lifestyle, goals of care, and family situation to best formulate a course of treatment that fits their needs.

In her spare time Dr. Parmar enjoys drawing, mentoring, volunteering at BAPS non-profit organization, and spending time with her family.

Education:

Undergraduate Education: B.S. in Neurobiology, Physiology, and Behavior from University of California, Davis
Medical Education: D.P.M. Doctor of Podiatric Medicine from California School of Podiatric Medicine at Samuel Merritt University

Internship:

DVA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle WA: Foot & Ankle Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery

Residency:

DVA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle WA: Foot & Ankle Reconstructive rearfoot/Ankle Surgery

Board Certifications:

American Board of Podiatric Medicine, Board Qualified, Podiatric Medicine

Professional Societies & Affiliations:

American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
American Podiatric Medical Association

Languages:

Gujrati, Hindi

 

Dr.Lay Hwa Lou

Dr.Lay Hwa Lou

  • Board Certified Internal Medicine
  • Dr. Lou has been practicing Internal Medicine in the Bay Area for 13 years.
  • Dr. Lou speaks Burmese, Mandarin, and Taiwanese.
  • Fremont Office

 

Dr. Lay Hwa Lou is Board Certified in Internal Medicine. She has been practicing Internal Medicine in the Bay Area for 13 years. She is fluent in Burmese, Mandarin and Taiwanese

 

 

 

 

 

  • Board Certified Occupatinal Medicine.
  • Hayward Occupatoinal Clinc Office.
Dr Nabil Shafi

Dr Nabil Shafi

Nabil Shafi, MD is one of the most highly trained Cardiologists in the United States.  Dr. Shafi started his medical training on the east coast, completing an Internal Medicine Residency at the University of Connecticut Health Center in Farmington, CT.  He then went on to train for two years in advanced cardiac imaging: 1) Cardiac MRI/CT fellowship at St. Francis Hospital in Roslyn, NY and 2) Echocardiography fellowship at the VA Boston Healthcare System, an affiliate of Harvard Medical School, in West Roxbury, MA. 

 

 

 

Dr. Shafi then moved to the west coast, completing a Cardiovascular Disease fellowship at the University of California- San, Francisco (UCSF)- Fresno program.  This was followed by a prestigious two-year Interventional Cardiology fellowship encompassing Coronary, Structural and Peripheral Vascular Interventions at the UC Davis Medical Center in Sacramento, CA.  Dr. Shafi had the great fortune of being trained by several national leaders and innovators in the fields of Interventional Cardiology and Peripheral Vascular Intervention.

 

 

 

Dr. Shafi’s goal is to provide every patient with comprehensive, evidence-based cardiovascular care in a compassionate manner.  He joined CCCMA in 2017 and is skilled in the latest minimally invasive, catheter-based techniques for the treatment of Coronary, Structural and Peripheral Arterial Disease.  Dr. Shafi currently holds five board certifications- Interventional Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease, Echocardiography, Cardiac CT and Internal Medicine and is a Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation (RPVI).

 

 

 

 

In his free time, Dr. Shafi enjoys playing competitive tennis, traveling the world and spending time with friends and family. 

Internal Medicine & Family Care

 

“I have aspired to become a doctor since my childhood. I like catering to the needs of the sick and suffering and giving them the relief they need. My concern for them is what motivates and inspires my friendly, compassionate approach to care. Having two children of my own makes it easy for me to empathize with the families in my care.”

 

  • BOARD CERTIFICATION: Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • MD: Siddhartha Medical College, India
  • INTERNSHIP: Internal Medicine, University General Hospital, India
  • RESIDENCY: Internal Medicine, Providence Hospital, Southfield, MI
  • LICENSURE: California & Michigan Back to Physician Resources
Dr. Saurabh Sethi is a board-certified physician specializing in gastroenterology, hepatology, and advanced interventional endoscopy. In 2014, Dr. Sethi completed his gastroenterology and hepatology fellowship at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center at Harvard Medical School, and soon after completed his advanced endoscopy fellowship at Stanford University in 2015. Dr. Sethi has a broad interest in digestive diseases and endoscopy, with special interests in liver, biliary, and pancreatic diseases, gastrointestinal cancers, and Barrett’s esophagus. He has advanced training in therapeutic endoscopy, including endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), endoscopic ultrasound with fine needle aspiration (EUS-FNA), endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR), radiofrequency ablation (RFA), placement of stents and dilation of strictures. Dr. Sethi has been involved with multiple books and research publications. He has received multiple awards including the Harvard Medical School Excellence in Tutoring Award 2013 and NIH-funded T-32 Training Grant for clinical research in Gastroenterology 2013-2014. Dr. Sethi’s interests include reading, blogging, traveling, and public health advocacy.
As you can see from above he along will Dr Hyder will be excellent in providing care to our GI patients.
Dr. Scott Kramer

Dr. Scott Kramer

  • Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Fremont office
GYNECOLOGY – WOMEN’S HEALTH

For over 23 years, Dr. Scott Kramer perseveres as a passionate leader in the revolution of minimally invasive gynecologic surgery; foremost for patients in Northern California, as well as teaching other doctors throughout the western United States. Compounding on this extensive experience, he serves as a consultant to multiple medical device companies guiding development of technology to empower the next generation of surgeons.

Click here to visit Dr. Kramer website: www.scottkramermd.com

 

Minimally Invasive Procedures:

 

Endometrial Ablation

Dare to wear white… Imagine freedom from heavy monthly bleeding? An alternative to hormones or hysterectomy. In about 90 seconds you can permanently reduce or eliminate a messy period. Click here to learn more about Endometrial Ablation Treatment for Heavy Periods

Non Surgical Permanent Birth Control (Essure)

Imagine Never Worrying About Birth Control Again…

Surprisingly despite all the available methods of contraception, over half the pregnancies conceived in the United States are unplanned, this includes women over the age of 40 who falsely believe they cannot get pregnant. Even when used correctly birth control pills fail 5% and condoms 15%, per year. Are you comfortable with this risk of having an unplanned pregnancy? If you or someone you know has completed their family and is considering a form of permanent birth control, such as tubal ligation or a partner’s vasectomy, let us educate you about Non-Surgical Permanent Birth Control. Click here to learn more about Permanent Birth Control

Abnormal PAP (Cervical Dysplasia)

LEEP Procedure Removes Pre-Cancer on Abnormal PAP Smears: In minutes, we can remove pre cancerous lesions from your cervix. The LEEP procedure replaces the traditional cone biopsy, shaving the abnormal tissues away. Over 90% of patients are cured in a single treatment. Click here to learn more about the LEEP procedure

Hysteroscopic Myomectomy (morcellation)

The causes of abnormal uterine bleeding (prolonged or excessive bleeding, as well as bleeding between periods) vary and commonly include endometrial polyps or uterine fibroids. Endometrial polyps are growths extending from the lining of the inside cavity of the uterus. If these growths project into the uterine cavity then they may be removed with a hysteroscope (the insertion of a small scope through the cervical opening into the uterine cavity). Dilation & Curettage (better known as a D&C) has been shown to miss removal of lesions. Hysteroscopy is the preferred method as it allows visualization and targeted removal: via grasper for small polyps, hot-wire cutting resection loop or morcellation for fibroids. Morcellation uses an instrument inserted through the hysteroscope that rapidly shaves away growths. Since the system does not use heat it minimizes damage to the inner lining of the uterus, which helps preserve the chances of pregnancy in the future. This device also shortens operative time and enhances safety. Click here to learn more about Hysteroscopic Myomectomy (morcellation)

Mesh Augmented Vaginal Reconstruction – Pelvic Organ Prolapse

Unfortunately traditional surgery for pelvic organ prolapse has a high failure rate for more moderate to severe cases. This is probably because pulling poor quality tissue together is predisposed to fail once again. The use of mesh “hammocks” dramatically improves the success rates and durability of these repairs. General surgeons learned this lesson two decades ago with repair of groin hernias, where use of mesh has become the standard of care. Dr. Scott Kramer was one of the first to use these advanced techniques in our community over eight years ago. With the newer minimally invasive treatments, surgery time is reduced, and most women experience less pain and more rapid return to regular activities. Click here to learn more about Mesh Augmented Vaginal Reconstruction for Pelvic Organ Prolapse

Urethral Sling (TVT) Regain Bladder Control with Urethral Sling

No more pads… Urethral Sling Cures Incontinence: For over 15 years, this revolutionary procedure restores bladder control for women who lose urine when they cough or exercise. A thin ribbon lifts the urethra, restoring it to a normal position during this 15 minute procedure. Over 85% of women report significant improvement, regaining bladder control and freedom to enjoy their active lives in just a few days. Click here to learn more about The Urethral Sling for Bladder Control

Long Acting Reversible Contraception – Highly Effective, Reversible Contraception Mirena IUD

Many women are surprised to learn that condoms or birth control pills can fail, resulting in unplanned pregnancies. Intra-uterine devices (IUD) offer women greater protection, over 99% effectiveness. In addition, women choosing the Mirena® IUD also appreciate much lighter menstrual periods. Click here to learn more about Mirena IUD Reversible Contraception

Laparoscopic Supracervical Hysterectomy (LSH)

When a problem such as fibroids requires the removal of your uterus, having it done with a scope through button hole size incisions makes for a less painful, rapid recovery. Your cervix and ovaries are preserved, maintaining normal hormone and sexual function.

The newest, called Laparoscopic Supracervical Hysterectomy (LSH), is truly redefining hysterectomy. Few surgeons are trained to perform this advanced procedure. In fact the Dr. Scott Kramer was among the first to perform LSH in the Bay Area and continues as one of the most experienced surgeons. LSH is a partial hysterectomy that preserves your cervix, and often your ovaries, removing only the diseased uterus. Click here to learn more about Laparoscopic Supracervical Hysterectomy

Dr.Simin Siddiq

Dr.Simin Siddiq

  • Dr. Simin Siddiq is a leading family practitioner that also specializes in Internal Medicine.
  • She has done her training at Shady Side Hospital in Pennsylvania.
  • She has been an excellent physician for over 25 years with much knowledge.
  • Fremont Office Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00am – 6:00pm Saturday 9:00am – 12:00pm

 

  • Dr. Shaista Shah is Board Certified in Internal Medicine.
  • Stanford University Clinical research coordinator, involved in post processing and data analysis before her Internal medicine Residency at the University Medical Center in Las Vegas, NV.
  • Newark Office

Dr. Shaista Shah is Board Certified in Internal Medicine. She was a research coordinator at Stanford University and was involved in post processing and data analysis before her Internal medicine Residency at the University Medical Center in Las Vegas, NV.

  • Dr.Shakir Hyder

    Dr.Shakir Hyder

    Board Certified Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology
  • Fremont Office

 

Dr. Hyder is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. His professional credentials also include an MBA degree Board Certification in Medical Management. He has been credited with several publications to his name on subjects pertaining to his specialty. His current practice includes all current diagnostic and therapeutic procedures involving gastrointestinal diseases. Dr. Hyder presently practices at both Washington Hospital and at. St. Rose Hospital.

  • Dr.Sylvia Hoang

    Dr.Sylvia Hoang

  • Dr. Sylvia Hoang is Board Certified in Family Practice.
  • She finished her residency in USC, Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital.
  • She is also a member of American Academy of Familiy Physicians of California Medical Association.
  • Fremont, Milpitas Offices
  • Fremont Office: Saturday hours 9:00am – 12:00pm
Dr.Thirupathi Reddy

Dr.Thirupathi Reddy

  • Interventional Cardiology and Electrophysiology. Board Certified Internal Medicine, Cardiology and CT scan Cardiac
  • Milpitas and Fremont Office
  • Dr. Thirupathi Reddy is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiology and CT scan Cardiac. He specializes in interventional cardiology, electrophysiology and pacing.

 

 

  • Board Certified Internal Medicine.
  • Fremont Office.
Dr.Victor Meceda

Dr.Victor Meceda

  • Dr. Meceda is a leading family practitioner that also specializes in Internal Medicine as well as clinical lab work.
  • His sub-specialties include diabetes and sleep medicine
  • Fremont Office

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