Dr. Majdi Ashchi, his partners and the staff at First Coast Heart & Vascular Center have distinguished themselves by providing the highest quality cardiovascular care with the utmost integrity and compassion. Dr. Ashchi is recognized among his peers for his extreme hard work and dedication to his patients, clinical research and to education. He has won the trust and confidence of so many patients and physicians and been awarded numerous prestigious medical and community awards. He is a philanthropist, a family man and a community supporter with a passion for helping fallen heroes’ family members and crime victims.
A graduate of Nova-Southeastern University, Dr. Ashchi was recruited by the prestigious Cleveland Clinic Foundation for his internal medicine residency. That was followed by a cardiology fellowship at Case Western Reserve and a year of training in interventional cardiology at the University of Connecticut. Dr. Ashchi’s endovascular treatment of peripheral vascular disease then made him a pioneer on the First Coast. He has accumulated extensive experience in the evolving field of carotid artery stenting and was first to bring the carotid trials to area hospitals.
Dr. Ashchi is commitmed to the latest cutting-edge technology and education. In 1998 he started a national educational conference for physicians, which he chairs in the First Coast region every spring. Dr. Ashchi serves as Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor at the Lake Erie College of Osteopathics, as well as faculty at NOVA College of the health sciences.
Dr. Ashchi is no stranger to change and has always been at the forefront of advancements in medicine. He follows the philosophies of Gandhi, “The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others” and Mark Twain, “Always do right–this will gratify some and astonish the rest.”
Areas of Expertise: Carotid Stenting, Complex Coronary & Vascular Intervention
Location: Duval County/Beaches 904.423.0010 • St. Johns County 904.342.8300 • Clay County 904.375.8100 • FirstCoastHeart.com