Physicians and Staff

Dr. Nassoh Hafez


Dr. Hafez graduated from the University of Ottawa Heart Institute after completing a three year Cardiology Fellowship from 2009 to 2012. Dr. Hafez is Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons certified in Internal Medicine and in Cardiology. He is also American Board certified in Internal Medicine, Critical Care Medicine; and certified in Cardiovascular Computed Tomography from the Certifying Board of Nuclear Cardiology, and Fellow of American College of Chest Physicians.

Dr. Hafez attended medical school at the University of Damascus. He completed an Internal Medicine residency, and then completed an Intensive Care Fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in 2002. Dr. Hafez began active practice as a Chief of Medicine and ICU in Carbonear, Newfoundland, and later as an Assistant Professor at Memorial University, in St. Johns. Dr. Hafez then moved to St. Catharines, ON where he launched a new ICU model in the St.Catharines General Hospital and worked as a full time Intensivist.

Dr. Hafez currently has privileges at the Montfort Hospital for Cardiology, Internal Medicine, and Critical Care. His major area of interest includes cardiac imaging, post myocardial infarction treatment, heart failure management, and medical education.

Dr. Hafez is fluent in English and Arabic. He is eager to enhance his French as part of his appointment to the Montfort Hospital.