Board-certified cardiologist now seeing patients at UT Physicians of Overton
August 27, 2013
OVERTON – Sam K. Daya, MD, an assistant professor of medicine at UT Health Northeast, is now seeing patients at UT Physicians of Overton, located in the Catherine Building, 102 West Henderson St.
Dr. Daya, an expert in invasive cardiology, is board certified in cardiology, nuclear cardiology, and internal medicine. He specializes in nuclear cardiology, with proficiency in PET imaging; echocardiography; and diagnostic cardiac catheterization.
He completed a cardiology fellowship at The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, where he was named the Outstanding Graduating Fellow in Cardiology. In addition, Dr. Daya was a research fellow at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, Md.
He is a member of the American College of Cardiology and the Royal College of Physicians in the United Kingdom.
For 65 years, UT Health Northeast has provided excellent patient care and cutting-edge treatment, specializing in pulmonary disease, cancer, heart disease, and primary care. Its annual budget of $150 million represents a major economic impact of over $350 million for Northeast Texas. Since 2004, scientists in the Biomedical Research Center have been awarded more than $122 million research dollars. As the university medical center for Northeast Texas, its graduate medical education programs – with residencies in family medicine and occupational medicine – provide doctors for many communities across the state and beyond. It also sponsors the residency program in internal medicine at Good Shepherd Medical Center in Longview. For more information, visit www.uthealth.org.