Diagnosis and Treatment
Your care at the Heart Center at Rideout begins when your cardiologist refers you to one of our surgeons. Depending on your diagnosis FRHG's Cardiac Surgery and Coronary Intervention Program will offer several options for the treatment of heart disease, including angioplasty, rotational atherectomy and open-heart surgery. The program provides the latest technology and expert surgeons, close to your home and family.
These Highly Respected Cardiologists bring their expertise to the Heart Center at Rideout
Narinder S. Bajwa, MD
Invasive Cardiologist, California Heart Center
Narinder S. Bajwa, MD came to the Yuba-Sutter area in 1992 after completing his internship and residency at St. Francis Medical Center in Pittsburgh, PA. He completed his cardiology fellowship at UCSF, Fresno, University of Wisconsin, Madison, and St. Mary’s Hospital, San Francisco. Dr. Bajwa is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiology and Nuclear Cardiology. To consult with Dr. Bajwa please call him at The California Heart Center, 530 634-9988. Dr. Bajwa’s office is located at 330 H Street, Suite B, Marysville.
Rupinder S. Brar, MD, FACC
Cardiology, Critical Care Medicine, California Heart Center
Rupinder S. Brar, MD, FACC is a Board Certified cardiologist with additional training and board certification in critical care medicine. He is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology, the American Board of Hospital Physicians and a Diplomate of the American College of Ethical Physicians. He is also certified in Adult Echocardiography Cardiology. He received his
MBBS degree in 1985 from Punjab University, India. Dr. Brar completed Internal Medicine training at
SCHI campus of Michigan State University at Saginaw from 1989-1992 and also served as the chief resident. In 1990 he received the Louis E. Zelle award for the best resident and also received the best resident teacher award from
MSU School of Medicine for two years in a row. He received training in Critical Care medicine (1994-95) and Cardiovascular medicine (1996-99) at Rush Presbyterian St Luke’s Medical Center in Chicago where he served as Chief Critical Care fellow and then Chief Cardiology fellow. He has published numerous scientific and review papers. His area of interest is in Critical Care Cardiology and Cardiac Echocardiography. He is currently the director of non-invasive Cardiology for Rideout Health Group. Dr. Brar is accepting patients at California Heart Center, 530 634-9788.
Minh V. Bui, MD, FACC, FACP
General Cardiology, Diagnostic Catherization & Devices Therapy
Minh V. Bui, MD, FACC,
FACP, is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, and Nuclear Cardiology. Dr Bui is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology and the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of the Heart Rhythm Society. Dr. Bui received his BA degree in Biological Sciences in 1977, his MS degree in Human Physiology in 1980, and his MD degree in 1984 from the University of Colorado. He served his Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine at the Highland General Hospital in Oakland, California, from 1984-1987. He completed his training in Cardiology at the University of Texas in 1989. Dr. Bui’s main interests are general cardiology, diagnostic heart catheterization procedures, heart rhythm disorders, congestive heart failure and cardiac device therapy. He is currently an Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine at the UC Davis Medical Center. Dr. Bui is currently accepting patients, 530 751-8777.
Michael L. Chin, M.D.
General Cardiology, Consultations, Non- invasive Cardiology
Michael L. Chin, MD, a member of Feather River Cardiovascular Institute, is Board Certified in both Internal Medicine and Cardiology. He received his BA in 1972 from the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, graduating with scholastic honors in the top of his class. He received his MD in 1977 from Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA. He completed his internship and residency at Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, IL from 1977-1980. He completed his Fellowship in Cardiology at UCLA Center for Health Science, Los Angeles, from 1980-1981. Dr. Chin received the Robert Wood Johnson Fellowship in Cardiac Catherterization and Investigative Cardiology from 1981-1982. Dr. Chin is currently accepting patients, 530 741-1155
Karanbir S. Grewal, MD, FACC
Clinical & Interventional Cardiologist
Karanbir S. Grewal, MD, FACC, a member of Feather River Cardiovascular Institute, is Board Certified in both Cardiology and Cardiovascular Interventions, and is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at the University of California Davis Medical Center. He is a member of the American College of Physicians and a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Christ Hospital and Medical Center – Rush University, Chicago. He completed a fellowship in Cardiology at Kaiser Permanente Medical Center – University of Southern California in Los Angeles. In addition, he completed Cardiac and Vascular Interventions with the internationally renowned medical group of Dr. John Simpson in Redwood City. He has conducted clinical cardiovascular research. He has published and presented his research nationally. He has served as Chairman of the Cardiac Committee for Rideout Health Group. As a leader in his field, Dr. Grewal is actively involved in professional and public education and shares his knowledge through seminars, television and public appearances. Dr. Grewal is currently accepting patients, 530 749-3346.
John A. Iskikian, M.D.
Non-Invasive, General & Consultative Cardiology
John A. Iskikian, M.D., received his medical degree from Loma Linda University School of Medicine, and completed his Internship, Residency, and Cardiology Fellowship at Saint Mary’s Hospital and Medical Center in San Francisco. He also received additional training in the field of Nuclear Cardiology, and was involved in research at University of California San Francisco Medical Center. Dr. Iskikian has acted as past Director of Invasive and Noninvasive Cardiology at Rideout and Fremont Hospitals. He served as Director of Cardiology at Sutter North Medical Foundation from 1994 to 2004. He has also served as Northern California District Councilor to the California American College of Cardiology from 1995 to 1999. Since 1996, he has held an academic appointment at University of California Davis Medical Center, where he is currently an Associate Clinical Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine During the past twenty years, Dr. Iskikian has been involved in most facets of invasive and noninvasive Cardiology, but his current interests primarily involve noninvasive and consultative cardiology, as well as interpretation of cardiac and vascular imaging. Dr. Iskikian is currently accepting patients, 530 751-8777.
Devinderjit Singh, MD
Devinderjit Singh MD received his medical degree in 1986 from the University College of Medical Sciences in New Delhi, India. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Georgetown University in 1989, a fellowship in cardiac electrophysiology in 1993 at the University of Pennsylvania. He completed his fellowship in cardiovascular medicine at Baylor University Medical Center in 1995 and his fellowship in Interventional Cardiology in 1996. Dr. Singh served as Associate Faculty in Interventional Cardiovascular Medicine at the University of Alabama in Birmingham prior to relocating to California. Dr. Singh joined the FRHG medical staff in May 2006 and currently practices out of his office in Oroville. He is qualified to perform both diagnostic and interventional cardiac and peripheral vascular studies as well as pacemakers and other advanced therapies for heart rhythm disturbances.
Tin M. Way, MD, FACC
Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
Tin M. Way, MD, FACC is Board Certified in general Cardiology as well as Interventional Cardiology and is Certified in Nuclear Cardiology. He is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology. He received his MD degree in 1993 from McGill University in Montreal, Canada. Dr. Way completed his residency in Internal Medicine from 1993-96 at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. He completed his fellowship in General Cardiology at the University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center in 1999. He completed his fellowship in Interventional Cardiology and Peripheral Vascular Intervention at the Indiana Heart Institute in 2000. Dr. Way recently began performing minimally invasive treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms with endovascular stent-graft placement. Dr. Way is currently accepting patients, 530-749-3346.
George Broder, MD, FACC, FAHA
Rideout Specialty Care Center in Penn Valley
Dr. Broder brings more than 25 years of non-invasive and interventional cardiology to Rideout Health Group. He comes to us from Desert Heart Physicians Medical Group in Palm Springs, California. His expertise includes a full range of consultative cardiology and the management of cardiac diseases; electrocardiography; transthoracic and stress echocardiography; implantation of single and dual chamber pacemakers: and electrical cardioversion.
Dr. Broder is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Cardiovascular Disease. He graduated from the USC School of Medicine In Los Angeles, and did a fellowship in Cardiology at the National Heart Hospital in London, England. Subsequently, he served as Commander, U.S. Public Health Service, and was Chief of Cardiology at the
USPHS Hospital in Boston. He later began a private practice in Cardiology in the Los Angeles area. From 1993-1999, he was an Assistant Professor of Medicine (Cardiology) at Harbor/UCLA Medical Center. Dr. Broder is accepting patients. To make an appointment call, 530 205-9850.
Clinical and Interventional Cardiology and Internal Medicine
Dr. Babak Sanei-Fard, an Interventional Cardiologist, brings a commitment to provide the highest level of clinical excellence in cardiovascular health care to our community and further expands interventional cardiology services to patients and referring physicians across the region.
Another scope of Dr Sanei-Fard's practice is to provide diagnostic and minimally invasive transcutaneous treatment of peripheral arterial disease. Dr. Sanei-Fard completed his cardiovascular disease and Interventional Cardiology Fellowship at St. Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center of New York. He was Chief Medical Resident (2004-2005) and completed his internal Medicine Residency at New York Medical College at Saint Vincent Catholic Medical Centers of New York. He is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease, Nuclear Cardiology and Internal Medicine.
Dr Sanei-Fard is an expert in performing transradial catheterization and intervention. Transradial approach is proven to decrease the rate and severity of complications that are associated with coronary angiography and intervention, as well as improving patients comfort. Dr. Sanei-Fard is accepting patients at 414 G Street, Suite 108, Marysville, please call, 530 749-6628