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Vinod Nair, MD

About Dr. Nair

Dr. Vinod Nair joined Cardiovascular Institute of the South in 2005 to serve as a staff cardiologist at the institute’s Houma clinic.

Practicing as an internist as well as an interventional cardiologist prior to joining CIS, Dr. Nair brings years of experience to the CIS team of physicians.

He is board-certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, interventional cardiology, nuclear cardiology, vascular medicine, endovascular medicine, and cardiovascular computed tomography.

In his native India, Dr. Nair received his undergraduate degree from Malabar Christian College and his medical education from M.S. Ramaiah Medical Teaching Hospital. His postgraduate training included a rotating internship at Ramaiah Medical Teaching Hospital, an internal medicine residency at Our Lady of Mercy Medical Center in Bronx, New York, and a cardiology fellowship at Long Island College Hospital in Brooklyn, New York. Subsequently, he completed his interventional cardiology fellowship at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn.

Dr. Nair is actively involved in the community. He is a member of the American Medical Association and American Heart Association. He is on the board of trustees for the American Heart Association’s San Angelo Chapter and is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology.

While completing his residency, Dr. Nair received achievement awards for academic excellence, best teaching resident, humanitarianism, leadership, and overall excellence.

Affiliations American Medical Association, American Heart Association, American College of Cardiology
  • College
  • Malabar Christian College
    Kozhikode, India
  • Medical School
  • M.S. Ramaiah Medical Teaching Hospital
    Bangalore, India
  • Residency
  • Our Lady of Mercy Medical Center
    Bronx, NY
  • Fellowship
  • Long Island College Hospital
    Long Island, NY
  • Maimonides Medical Center
    Brooklyn, NY
  • Board Certification
  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Sub: Interventional Cardiology)
  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Sub: Cardiovascular Disease)