Amir Kaki, M.D., FACC, FSCAI
Detroit Medical Center, Heart & Vascular Institute
Dr. Kaki is a cardiologist affiliated with the Detroit Medical Center's Heart & Vascular Institute. He served as Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Greenberg Division of Cardiology at Weill Cornell Medical School at New York Presbyterian Hospital in New York City. After completing his residency in internal medicine at the University of Tennessee, he joined the department of medicine as a full-time faculty member.
He then completed his cardiology fellowship at the University of Arizona where he was selected as chief fellow. Dr. Kaki's training led him to New York City, where he completed a two-year fellowship in coronary, endovascular and carotid intervention at Lenox Hill Hospital under the tutelage of Professor Gary Roubin.
Dr. Kaki's areas of expertise include complex coronary intervention, chronic total occlusions, nuclear cardiology, transradial intervention and carotid artery stenting. Dr. Kaki's clinical research activities have been published in peer-reviewed journals and he is frequently a speaker at many national meetings. Dr. Kaki currently serves as an Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at Wayne State School of Medicine.
Dr. Kaki is board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Medicine, Interventional Cardiology, Endovascular Medicine, Nuclear Cardiology, Echocardiography, and Vascular Medicine. He is also fluent in Spanish.
"It is truly an exciting time to be in the field of interventional cardiology. Many advances in technology and therapeutics allow us to provide outstanding, life-altering and often life-saving care. My goal is to provide the highest quality of care and make a positive impact on cardiovascular health of all my patients." - Dr. Kaki