About Us

Cardio Connect puts the focus on preventative cardiac health care.

At Cardio Connect you’ll find a welcoming and supportive environment for you to discuss and alleviate your health concerns. We utilize the latest technology to investigate the health of your heart and make recommendations based on our findings. Our recommendations may be pharmaceutical or they may be manageable lifestyle changes that will help you live longer, live healthier and have a better quality of life.

By working closely with our clients, we will reduce their risk of heart attack, myocardial infarction, angina, stroke and cardiac failure. Our staff is here to ensure that preventable heart problems don’t have the chance to impact you.

Our team of medical professionals is highly-skilled and can approach your health concerns from a number of perspectives. Whether the solution is pharmaceutical, diet or lifestyle related, we have the knowledge and experience to increase your quality of life. Learn more about our team below:

Accreditations and Affiliations

  • College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta
  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Canada
  • Canadian Cardiovascular Society
  • Canadian Medical Protective Association
  • Alberta Medical Association
  • Canadian Heart and Stroke Foundation
  • American Heart Association
  • American College of Physicians
  • American Diabetes Association
  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Geriatric Association
  • American College of Sports Medicine

Meet Our Staff

Dr. Abboud Fahoum

Medical Director

In addition of his practice in Internal Medicine and Cardiology, Dr. Fahoum has worked in the field of cardiac rehab for more than a decade. He is passionate about helping community members live a healthier lifestyle, partnering with our clients to set, reach and maintain their health goals. When not at work, Abboud likes to exercise and spend time with his family.

Amanda

Operations Manager

Kim

Lead Program Nurse

Kim has been working as an LPN for over 10 years. She has worked in the hospital, but has really enjoyed being in a clinical setting and furthering her education.  She is a proud mother and an avid crafter.

 

Katie

PROGRAM NURSE

Katie is a recent LPN graduate from NorQuest College. She has an affinity for caring and showing compassion to patients as well as her co workers. She is enthusiastic about enhancing the heart health of patients and always eager to learn and enhance her cardiac education. In her free time she enjoys camping with her family and friends, hiking in the mountains, and baking.

 

Miyake

Program Nurse

Miyake’s previous experience within rehab and long term care enables her to take an interdisciplinary medical caregiving approach aimed at optimizing quality of life among patients with cardiac health issues. At home, Miyake enjoys camping in the Rockies and serving up Colombian cuisine to family and friends.

 

Trish

Program Nurse

Trish is a recent LPN graduate in April 2019. She has a passion for patient care and is dedicated in making sure she does thorough assessments for patients. On her free time she enjoys going for walks and trips to the mountains.

 

Chantel

Program Nurse

Chantel Graduated from the LPN program in 2001, and went on to gain most of her experience in the Emergency room and Family medicine. In her free time she enjoys any outdoor activity, Baking, and spending time with her family

Cara

Program Nurse