St. Francis Hospital -
South Bay Cardiovascular


South Bay Cardiovascular, a leading cardiovascular medical group, is affiliated with nationally renowned St. Francis Hospital, The Heart Center®. Based in West Islip, the facility offers a broad range of expertise in the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of all types of cardiovascular disease.

The center is staffed with 20 physicians and prides itself on providing leading-edge cardiac care. We also offer state-of-the-art echocardiography, carotid and peripheral vascular testing, nuclear stress testing, PET/CT and pacemaker and defibrillator follow up. Our interventional cardiologists perform cardiac catheterization procedures and coronary and peripheral stenting at Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center and Southside Hospital. A full range of electrophysiology procedures including EP studies, ablations, and pacemaker and defibrillator implants are also performed.

St. Francis Hospital – South Bay Cardiovascular

540 Union Boulevard
West Islip, NY 11795
Tel: (631) 669-2555
Fax: (631) 669-5787

Medical Staff

Michael L. Aaron, M.D., FACC
Larry M. Altschul, M.D., FACC, FASE
John Bello, M.D.
Arnold Conrad, M.D., FACC
Maureen Corry, M.D., FACC
Anthony J. Garafalo, M.D., FACC
Ganesh Kamath, M.D., MPH, FACC, FASE
Marc Kirschner, M.D., FACC, FACP, FASE
Morey S. Klein, M.D., FACC
Michael A. Masciello, M.D., FACC
Janice McCormack, M.D., FACC, FASE
Gonzalo M. Saravi, M.D., FACC
John J. W. Asheld III, D.O.
Wilbur J. Asheld, D.O.
Primary Office Location:
540 Union Blvd.
West Islip, New York, 11795
Phone: 631-669-2555
Fax: 631-669-5787

Interventional Cardiology

Paul J. Lee, M.D., FACC
David Z. Reich, M.D., FACC


Justin D. Shaber, M.D.
Eric R. Uyguanco, M.D., FACC

Nuclear Cardiology

Hitender Jain, M.D., FACC, FACP, FASNC