Meet Our Providers


Dr. Ali Aboufares is an interventional cardiologist and a vascular specialist. He specializes in diagnosing and treating heart and blood vessel diseases including arteries and veins. Dr. Aboufares is the former Associate Director of the Endovascular Section for the Center for Interventional Vascular Therapeutics (CIVT) at Columbia University Medical Center.

Currently he is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Columbia University Medical Center and remains on faculty at New York Presbyterian Hospital

He has several specialty and subspecialty Board certifications in cardiovascular and peripheral vascular disease. In addition to academia and extensive clinical experience with several thousand procedures cited in his logbook, he is an avid researcher with numerous publications in peer-reviewed medical journals and book chapters. He is a frequent lecturer at various medical conferences and has appeared on television for medical interviews and commentary.


Dr. Rami Sartawi is a double board-certified physician in the fields of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology. He specializes in minimally invasive procedures involving almost every organ, but has particular interest in vascular medicine. Dr. Sartawi is the former founder and director of Interventional Radiology at Pikeville Medical Center in Kentucky. He has been working simultaneously with OMNY in New York since July 2016, and recently joined the practice full time.

He completed his diagnostic radiology residency training at Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville and subsequently a fellowship at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago. Dr. Sartawi is a member of the prestigious AOA and Tau Beta Pi honor societies, and is an active member of the society of Interventional Radiology. He has lectured at multiple medical conferences, has been featured in multiple news articles and is involved with multiple ongoing research projects in the field of vascular medicine.