Staff

 

Moeen Abedin, MD, FHRS (right)

Moeen earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the California Institute of Technology in 1994, and MD degree from UT Southwestern in Dallas in 1998.  He completed residency training in Internal Medicine at The Johns Hopkins Hospital before returning to UT Southwestern for fellowship training in Cardiovascular Disease.  He then spent 2 years as a Clinical Instructor and Research Fellow, studying vascular calcification at UCLA, before completing fellowship training in Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology at the University of Utah in 2007.  After completing Electrophysiology training, he spent 3 years as Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of Oklahoma, working with and learning from Dr. Sonny Jackman and Dr. Hiroshi Nakagawa.  Dr. Jackman performed the first radiofrequency catheter ablation.  Dr. Moeen moved to El Paso in May, 2010.  He is the Director of Electrophysiology at Del Sol Medical Center and Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, both in El Paso.  In his spare time, Dr. Moeen enjoys travel, hiking and photography (including the photo in the background of this website).


Zainul Abedin, MD, FHRS (left)

Dr. Zainul Abedin earned his MD degree from Nagpur University in India, and came to the United States in 1972 (the year his eldest son, Moeen, was born).  He completed fellowship training in Cardiovascular Disease at the Cleveland Clinic followed by Invasive Cardiology training at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York.  He joined the faculty at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in El Paso in 1979 and opened his private practice here in 1982.  Dr. Abedin performed the first implantable cardiac defibrillator (ICD) procedure and the first radiofrequency catheter ablation in El Paso.  He became Board Certified in Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology in 1992, the first year this distinction was available, and has focused his practice on EP since then.  He continues to serve as Clinical Professor of Medicine at Texas Tech.  Dr. Abedin is also certified by the European Heart Rhythm Association.  He is the author of several textbooks including "Essential Cardiac Electrophysiology" which is widely used by EP fellows preparing to take the Board exam.  A second edition of the book was published in 2014.  In addition, Dr. Abedin enjoys spending time with family, travel and photography.

Both Drs. Abedin are Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease and Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology by the American Board of Internal Medicine.  In addition, both have been recognized as Fellows of the Heart Rhythm Society (FHRS), the professional organization for the field of Cardiac Electrophysiology.


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