Conemaugh Physician Group Welcomes Cardiologist to Indiana

October 15, 2018

Conemaugh Physician Group welcomes Yaser Kalash, MD to practice cardiology in Indiana, Pennsylvania. Dr. Kalash is board-certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease. He will see outpatients at Conemaugh Physician Group – Cardiology, 590 Indian Springs Road, Indiana, PA.

Dr. Kalash earned his medical degree at Aleppo University in Aleppo Syria, followed by an internal medicine residency at Grant Hospital in Chicago, Illinois. He completed his cardiology fellowship at the department of Cardiology at UPMC Shadyside.  He has expertise in Interventional Cardiology /  Percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA), Transesophogeal Echocardiography, Stress Echocardiography, permanent pacemaker implementation, nuclear medicine, and peripheral vascular disease.

Dr. Kalash is looking forward to caring for the cardiovascular needs of patients in the Indiana community. “It’s rewarding to see the difference we can make in the lives on our patients, even in a short period of time,” he says. “I enjoy Indiana and the community members. Conemaugh has a positive reputation with local physicians. I’m glad to be joining Conemaugh Physician Group and Conemaugh’s strong cardiology program to provide the best care for patients.”

Dr. Kalash will treat patients with coronary artery disease (CAD), arrhythmia, hypertension, heart failure, valvular heart disease, hyperlipidemia, peripheral vascular diseases, pacemakers, and other cardiovascular diseases.

Cardiovascular appointments may be made by calling (724) 717-6366.