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Naeem Merchant, MD, FRCP(C)

University Health Network

Phone: 416-340-4800, ext. 3302/4550
Fax: 416-340-3768

  • Radiologist recruited to The Toronto Hospital four years ago from Stanford University.
  • Completed a dedicated Cardiovascular MRI Fellowship at a leading and internationally recognized Cardiovascular MRI Center.
  • Established a dedicated Clinical Cardiovascular MRI Program at the University Health Network.
  • Currently heads Canada's largest clinical Cardiovascular MRI Practice.
  • Growing national stature in Cardiovascular MRI with several invitations as a guest speaker and Visiting Professor.
  • Clinical and basic research interests include: congenital heart disease, ischemic heart disease, cardiomyopathies and noninvasive vascular imaging.
  • 13 papers, 36 abstracts published or submitted over the past five years.