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Sameer Ather, MD, PhD, FACC

Sameer Ather, MD, PhD, FACC
Sameer Ather MD, Ph.D. is a Cardiologist based out of Birmingham, Alabama and is also the Co-Founder and CEO of website www.xpertdox.com, which is designed to help patients suffering from rare or serious diseases. He did his medical residency and Ph.D. at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, and completed his cardiology fellowship at University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL. His current research focus is to identify heart failure patients who do not benefit from beta-blocker (example: carvedilol, metoprolol) therapy. Previously, he has conducted basic science research in understanding the mechanisms underlying abnormal rhythms in the heart; and clinical research trying to understand the complex association between biomarkers and outcomes in heart failure.
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Why Not All Heart Failure Patients Need Beta Blockers

Cardiologist Sameer Ather explains why not all heart failure patients benefit from taking beta blockers.