Clinical Manager of the Cardiac & Pulmonary Wellness Center
Julee Arbuckle, RN, is the clinical manager of the Cardiac & Pulmonary Wellness Center at El Camino Health. She has been with the organization for over 20 years and specializes in rehabilitation of patients after a heart event.
Medical Director of Cardiac Pulmonary Wellness Center
Neal Scott, MD, PhD, FACC, is a cardiologist who has been in practice for over 20 years. He offers comprehensive cardiologic care, valuing each patient as an individual with unique problems and concerns. Dr. Scott frequently talks to community groups about the importance of diet and exercise when it comes to health. Whether a heart condition is minor or life-threatening, he will encourage his patients to play an active role in their own well-being.
Medical Director, Echocardiography Lab
Deepu Nair, MD, FACC has a special interest in cardiac imaging modalities, including computed tomography, echocardiography and nuclear medicine. He also specializes in valvular heart disease and South Asian heart disease.
Director of Lifestyle Medicine
Catherine A. Collings, MD, MS, FACC, DipABLM is a cardiologist who has been in practice for over 25 years. She serves on the American Board of Lifestyle Medicine, and has a passion for nutrition wellness, prevention and women’s heart health. She currently chairs the Women’s Heart Health Task Force and is on the El Camino Health Women’s Hospital Board.
Medical Director of the Women’s Heart Center
Jane Lombard, MD, MBA, FACC, is a cardiologist who specializes in women’s heart care and preventative cardiology, with a focus on community health. She is the medical director of the Women’s Heart Center at El Camino Health. Dr. Lombard takes a holistic approach to care, following the philosophy: treat the patient, not the disease.
Medical Director of Cardiac Catherization Lab
Chad Rammohan, MD, FACC is an interventional cardiologist at the forefront of minimally invasive care with a passion for evolving, cutting-edge technology. He strives to thoughtfully evaluate risks, benefits, and alternatives of various treatment options with a constant focus on the patient’s quality of life. This philosophy is the basis of all his medical decisions, including testing, medications, stenting and surgery.
Executive Director of the Norma Melchor Heart & Vascular Institute
Amy Maher, MS, is the executive director of the Norma Melchor Heart & Vascular Institute, as well as the Wound Care Center at El Camino Hospital, and has been in the healthcare industry for over 25 years. Her particular passion is patient advocacy, ensuring that all members of our community experience the highest quality of care available.
Medical Director of the Norma Melchor Heart & Vascular Institute
Frederick St. Goar, MD, has been practicing in the community for more than 25 years. Dr. St. Goar has helped develop innovative techniques in interventional cardiology and peripheral procedures, and pioneered the creation of the MitraClip device. He has a special interest in valvular and structural heart disease. Dr. St. Goar recognizes the privilege of treating each patient in a focused, innovative way.