Jacksonville’s Dr. Majdi Ashchi, Ashchi Heart & Vascular Center, is an expert in Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease, Interventional Cardiology, and Vascular Medicine conditions and diseases.

Dr. Ashchi is a world-renowned and trusted expert in heart and vascular diseases. As an Interventional Cardiologist (heart and vascular plumber), he is available to referring physicians and patients for Consultative Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Endovascular Medicine, Vascular Medicine and Electrophysiology (served by his colleagues).

From the early age of six when his same-age cousin had to have open-heart surgery, he knew medicine was his passion. While waiting along with his parents and family to make sure his playmate was going to live, the doctor asked him what he wanted to become, and he answered a heart doctor. His lifelong passion became his purpose.

Dr. Ashchi’s Academic Career includes:

  • 1985 The University of South Florida (BS)
  • 1989 Nova Southeastern University of the Health Sciences, The College of Osteopathic Medicine (DO)
  • 1993 The Cleveland Clinic Foundation (Cleveland, OH) – Internal Medicine Residency
  • 1996 Case Western Reserve University College of Medicine – Cardiovascular Fellowship
  • 1997 University of Connecticut, Hartford Hospital – Interventional Cardiology Fellowship
  • 1996-1997 Extra months of training in vascular and endovascular medicine training at Lenox Hill Hospital, Arizona Heart Institute and Milwaukee Hospital

Dr. Ashchi is a recipient of many Honors and Awards, including:

  • 2015 Nova Southeastern University Physician Assistant Program – Jacksonville; Preceptor of the Quarter
  • 2011 Patients’ Choice Award (rated and awarded by patients)
  • 2011 Community Partnership Award, St. John’s County Sheriff’s Office David B. Shoar, Sheriff, St. John’s County, Florida
  • 2010 Demonstration of Outstanding Achievement, and Contribution to the Betterment of our City and Nation awarded by the Freedom Foundation of Valley Forge
  • 2010 Acknowledgement for Contributions to the Legacy of Excellence in Clinical Research, Medical Education and Patient Care, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
  • 2010 – FOMA Program Chairman CV Symposium (honored for Services and Leadership for the past 17 years)
  • 2010 – First Coast Heart Ball, Honoree, American Heart Association
  • 2010 – Outstanding Volunteer and Community Leader. Memorial Hospital Jacksonville/American Heart Association
  • 2008 – Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award College of Osteopathic Medicine, Nova Southeastern University (given to only one physician a year)
  • 2007 – Physician of the Year (State of Florida), Florida Osteopathic Medical Association
  • 2007-Present – Celebration of Leadership Award, Honoree, Community Connections
  • 2006 – Special Achievement Award for Education, FOMA

Dr. Ashchi has received the following Academic Appointments:

  • 2015-2018 – Clinical Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • 2015-17 – Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine/Cardiology, Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • 2015-19 – Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine, University of Central Florida, College of Medicine
  • 2012-Present – Instructor, Nova Southeastern University, College of Health Care Science Physician Assistant Program
  • 2006-Present – Adjunct Clinical Professor, Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • 2006 – 2007 – Clinical Preceptor for University of Florida, School of Nurse Practitioners
  • 1996 – Clinical Instructor, Case Western Reserve University, School of Medicine

About Our Professional Staff

Together, Dr. Ashchi and his professional staff provide the best possible medical care and innovative solutions for the full spectrum of heart and vascular conditions. Their goal is to ultimately ensure you have a relaxing and comforting patient experience.