John Frank, MD
FACC, FACP, FSCAI
Director of Cardiovascular Imaging
Medical Education: Medical College Trivandrum
Residency: Internal Medicine, St. John Hospital and Medical Center
Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship: St. John Hospital and Medical Center, Detroit, Michigan
Interventional Cardiology Fellowship: St. John Hospital and Medical Center
Board Certification: Internal Medicine, Nuclear Medicine, Cardiovascular Computer Tomography, Cardiovascular Disease, Interventional Cardiology, Echocardiography, Endovascular Medicine
Dr. John Frank joined our cardiovascular team in February 2017. Since then, his expertise has helped bring new services to the area, including a program focused on peripheral vascular disease and another program to eliminate blood clots in the lungs.
Wojciech Nowak, DO, PhD
FACOI, FACC, FSCAI
Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory Medical Director
Medical Education: DO and PhD from Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency: Internal Medicine, Michigan State University
General/Invasive Cardiology Fellowship: Michigan State University
Interventional Cardiology Fellowship: Loyola University Medical Center
Board Certification: Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Vascular Medicine, Internal Medicine
Dr. Wojciech Nowak has an impressive background. He began working in the Prefontaine Cardiovascular Center in February 2017. He specializes in performing intricate, high-risk procedures in the catheterization laboratory.
Sanjay Verma, MD
Director of Ambulatory Cardiovascular Services
Medical Education: Kasturba Medical College
Residency: Internal Medicine, Loma Linda University Medical Center; Chief Medical residency, Riverside County Regional Medical Center
General Cardiology Fellowship: Henry Ford Hospital
Interventional Cardiology Fellowship: Henry Ford Hospital
Board Certification: Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, Interventional Cardiology, Adult Echocardiography
Dr. Sanjay Verma joined our cardiovascular team in May of this year. He has a strong interest in complex coronary angioplasty, mechanical circulatory support, and exercise physiology.
Thomas Dewland, MD
Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine
Residency: Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco
Cardiology Fellowship: University of California, San Francisco
Board Certification: Internal Medicine
Dr. Thomas Dewland works in our clinic one day each month, providing electrophysiology services. Prior to his arrival in June, the Prefontaine Cardiovascular Center partnered with Oregon Cardiology to provide these services.
Beth Michaelson, DNP
RN, APN, BSN, MSN
Doctorate of Nursing Practice: Concordia University Wisconsin Master of Science: Nursing, Concordia University Wisconsin Bachelor’s Degree: Nursing, Oral Roberts University
Beth Michaelson has an extensive cardiovascular background, having been a nurse for 35 years and a Nurse Practitioner for 16 years. She joined our cardiology team in 2017 and assists the doctors with admissions, discharges, consults, and daily rounds.