Dr. Georges Hajj is a cardiologist with UnityPoint Clinic – Cardiology. He’s taken an amazing path to arrive here in Cedar Rapids. He began his journey to become a doctor as a boy growing up in North Lebanon.
He completed his medical education at St. Joseph's University, Beirut, Lebanon and his residency and fellowship at the University of Iowa. His Areas of Expertise include Cardiology, Echocardiography, Interventional Cardiology, Peripheral Vascular Disease and his board certifications include: American Board of Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease, Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology.
He was inspired to become a cardiologist because he grew up watching his grandmother receive care for chronic heart failure. He admired the doctors who traveled great distances to care for her. He was so determined to become a doctor he worked hard in school and was ranked first in all of Lebanon in math and physics. He was awarded a full scholarship for medical school in Beirut. Read more.