Go to Top

Physicians

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
Physicians of Cardiology Associates of Corpus Christi
 
For over 35 years, Cardiology Associates of
Corpus Christi has been providing cardiovascular services for the
Coastal Bend. Currently, Cardiology Associates is an eleven-cardiologist
group providing both non-invasive and invasive diagnostics and therapeutic
modalities to the residents of South Texas. The practice is the
largest and oldest cardiology practice in Corpus Christi. The main
office is centrally located in the Corpus Christ Medical Tower at
1521 S. Staples, with a southside location at Bay Area Medical Center
and also in Kingsville. Satellite offices include Rockport, Beeville, and Alice.
 

 
 
carlosquinonez
 

Carlos E. Martinez, M.D.

Dr. Carlos Martinez-Quinonez was born in Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico.
He received his undergraduate degree and his medical degree from the University
of Puerto Rico in Rio Piedras. He completed his Internship at
the University District Hospital in Rio Piedras, and his Residency at
the University of Puerto Rico. He completed a Fellowship in Cardiology at the
University of Puerto Rico in 1982.


Dr. Martinez-Quinonez specializes in the field of Cardiology. He is
certified by the Board of Nuclear Cardiology.


 

rafaelcoutin

 

Rafael F. Coutin, M.D., F.A.C.C.

Dr. Rafael Coutin was born in Baracoa, Oriente Cuba. He received
his undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina in
Chapel Hill, North Carolina where he was a Morehead Scholarship
recipient and a Phi Beta Kappa. He also received his medical degree
from the University of North Carolina. He completed his Internship
at John Sealy Hospital in Galveston, Texas, and his Residency at
the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. He completed
a Fellowship in Cardiology at the University of Texas Medical Branch
at Galveston in 1982.


Dr. Coutin specializes in the field of Cardiology. He is Board
Certified in both Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine.
Dr. Coutin is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology.


 

douglaspappas

 

John Douglas Pappas, M.D., F.A.C.C.

Dr. Doug Pappas was born in Galveston, Texas. He received his undergraduate
degree from Texas Tech University in Lubbock, and his medical degree
from Texas Tech University School of Medicine. He received his Doctor
of Jurisprudence from the University of Houston College of Law in
Houston. He completed his Internship in Medicine and his Residency
at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock. He completed
a Fellowship in Cardiology at the University of Texas Health Sciences
Center in Houston in 1993.


Dr. Pappas specializes in the field of Cardiology. He is Board
Certified in Interventional Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease,
and Internal Medicine. He is a Member of the State Bar of Texas.
Dr. Pappas is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology.


 

scottmckinstry

Scott W. McKinstry, M.D.

Dr. Scott McKinstry was born in St. Louis, Missouri. He received
his undergraduate degree from Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska,
and his medical degree from Washington University School of Medicine
in St. Louis, Missouri. He completed his Internship and his Residency
at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee.
He completed a Fellowship in Cardiology at Medical University of
South Carolina in Charleston in 1999.


Dr. McKinstry specializes in the field of Cardiology. He is
Board Certified in Interventional Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease,
and Internal Medicine.

 

 

Gabor-Szalai

 

Gabor Szalai, M.D., F.A.C.C.

Gabor was born in Tatabanya, Hungary. He received his medical degree
from Semmelweis University of Medicine in Budapest, Hungary. He completed
his Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine at Baylor College
of Medicine. Dr. Szalai also completed both his Cardiology Fellowship
and his Fellowship in Interventional Cardiology at Baylor College
of Medicine.


Dr. Szalai specializes in the field of Adult Cardiovascular
Disease. He is Board Certified in Cardiovascular Disease and Internal
Medicine, and the Board of Nuclear Cardiology. He is certified in
Echocardiography and Coronary CT Angiography.


mike-rodriguez

 

Mike Rodriguez, M.D., F.A.C.C.

Dr. Mike Rodriguez was born in Chicago, Illinois. He received
his undergraduate degree from the University of San Diego in San
Diego, California, and his medical degree from Chicago Medical
School in Chicago. He completed his Internship and his Residency
at the University of California in San Diego. In 1993, he completed
a Fellowship in Cardiology at the University of California in
Irvine, and an Interventional Fellowship at St. Vincent’s Heart
Institute in Portland, Oregon in 1994.

Dr. Rodriguez joined Cardiology Associates of Corpus Christi
in 1994. After spending 13 years with CACC, Dr. Rodriguez and
his family moved to California. He was with La Mesa Cardiac Center
for 2 years. We are pleased to welcome back Dr. Rodriguez and
his family to Cardiology Associates and to Corpus.


Dr. Rodriguez specializes in the field of Cardiology.  He is Board Certified in both Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine.  Dr. Rodriguez is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology.


 

Mossaab Shuraih

 

Mossaab Shuraih, M.D.

Dr. Mossaab Shuraih is a cardiologist in Corpus Christi, Texas. He is currently licensed to practice medicine in Texas and has more than 20 years of diverse experiences.

He received his medical degree from University of Aleppo Faculty of Medicine.  He graduated with honors in 2001.

Dr. Shuraih specializes in Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology.  He is Board Certified in Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology, Cardiovascular Disease, and Internal Medicine.


 

Sridhar Venkatachalam

Dr. Sridhar Venkatachalam, MD, is  specialist in Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine.  He practices in Corpus Christi, Texas.  He graduated with honors from Madurai Medical College in 1995.  He completed a residency at Rhc St Francis Hospital.

Dr. Venkatachalam specializes in the field of Cardiology.  He is
Board Certified in Cardiovascular Disease,
and Internal Medicine.