Our Team

Working in nationally recognized cardiac facilities, our professionals include cardiologists, cardiac surgeons, electrophysiologists and other skilled caregivers who have a passion for medicine that’s matched only by their compassion for patients.

Devoting Their Hearts and Lives to Cardiac Medicine

Cardiac specialists at the Borgess Heart Institute have devoted their hearts and lives to help ensure successful outcomes and the best patient experiences. Highly specialized doctors work collaboratively with a team of nurses, physician assistants and midlevel providers—all dedicated to the needs of cardiac patients and their families.

Borgess Cardiology Group Team

Shweta Aggarwal, MD
Vishal Gupta, MD
Robert LaPenna, MD
William LaPenna, MD
Stephen Peck, MD
Susan Steele, PA-C
Letezia Barnes, NP-BC
Patricia Day, NP
Cheryl Mitchell, NP
Katie Moratti, NP

Borgess Heart Center for Excellence Team

Tim Fischell, MD
Nitin Gera, MD
Francis Grubelich, MD
J. Gary Gustafson, MD
Glen Kabell, MD
Sreenivas Kamath, MD
Anthony King, MD
Xioke Liu, MD, PhD
Gilberto Olivares, MD
Benjamin Perry, MD
Frank Saltiel, MD
Gregorio Tan, MD
Alicia Williams, DO
Ronald Zegerius, MD
Amy Bensett, PA-C
Gerard Gole, PA-C
Tracy Reese, PA-C
Justin Reimink, PA-C
Michael Varricchio, PA-C
Susan Manifold, NP
James Palmer, NP-C

Borgess Cardiothoracic Surgery Team

Samer Kanaan, MD
David Martin, MD
Jerry Pratt, MD
Linda Kline, NP