Dr. Vineeta Ahooja
Dr Ahooja is a Cardiologist in the greater Toronto area with board certifications in Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Echocardiography, Nuclear cardiology and Cardiac CT. Her practice encompasses the entire spectrum of cardiovascular disease with a niche focus on advanced cardiac imaging. Her training has spanned four countries. She completed her cardiovascular fellowship as chief fellow at Wayne State University in Detroit Michigan and had received numerous Certificates of Merit and Excellence in Clinical Practice.
Prior to returning to Canada, she held a busy private practice as an Invasive Cardiologist at Troy Beaumont, Mclaren, Genesys and Lapeer hospitals during which time she acted as an Associate Professor for the University of Michigan at Mclaren Hospital, and as director of the Echocardiography and Transesophageal Echocardiography labs at Genesys Hospital. She served on the National Advisory Committee for the American Association of Medical Colleges. She has co-authored a chapter in the Textbook of Comprehensive Hypertension and has published in prestigious journals including the Journal of American Heart Association, Canadian Journal of Diabetes, American Journal of Cardiovascular Drugs and Journal of Invasive Cardiology. She is a regularly selected reviewer for peer-reviewed articles.
She is the 2021 Co-Chair for Year in Review, assisting in the development of the scientific program for the Canadian Cardiovascular Congress. She serves on the Scientific Advisory Council of the Canadian Medical and Surgical Knowledge Translation Research Group and on the membership committee of the American Society of Echocardiography. She is active with the American College of Cardiology, American Heart Association and European Society of Cardiology. She is a frequent keynote speaker in the community.
Dr. Ahooja is actively involved in large multicenter cardiovascular research trials evaluating therapies as they pertain to cardiovascular outcomes, heart failure lipids, diabetes and other metabolic disorders
She has also completed training in Ayurvedic counselling, herbs and therapies in Toronto at CAISH, Center for Ayurveda and Indian Systems of Healing. She serves on the advisory board of the Ayurvedic Association of Canada.
She is a key opinion leader in cardiovascular medicine. She serves a few offices in the greater Toronto area with her main practice locations in Ajax and Scarborough