Cardiovascular Center of Sarasota

1950 Arlington Street, Suite 300 Sarasota, Florida 34239
Phone: (941) 366-9800 Fax: (941) 366-2781
Medical Director: Mahfouz El Shahawy
Clinical Professor of Medicine, Universities of Florida and South Florida






Dr. El Shahawy

Dr. El Shahawy

Medical Director

Dr. El Shahawy is a civic-minded physician and family man with an exceptional academic and administrative background.

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Latest News

Dr. El Shahawy was honored by the University of Vienna in Austria with the Golden Doctor Diploma for his achievements in the area of early cardiovascular disease prevention, including more than 100 discoveries, publications, and lectures.
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Cardiovascular Health Assessment Center

Cardiovascular disease can be detected at its earliest stages with the right tests.  Keep your heart running on all cylinders and get your 18-point heart inspection today.

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CVIS 2017

30th Annual, 26th International

Cardiovascular Symposium Update Iceland to London

Aboard Crystal Symphony

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Personalized Cardiovascular Care in Sarasota for over 40 years. (Since 1975)
Home of the 18-point Cardiovascular Assessment Tests 


Be good to your heart!

"One ounce of early cardiovascular disease prevention
is better than pounds of late cure."

Today a simple colonoscopy can save you from battling colon cancer.  And just as breast cancer can be detected early - and successfully treated - through routine mammogram, so can cardiovascular disease be detected at its earliest stages with the right tests... and prevented.  Let the Cardiovascular Center's series of advanced cardiac assessment tests identify your early disease markers, quantify your risks and help safeguard your heart health.


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