Associate Professor of Medicine


Contact Information
Spain-Wallace Building, Room S102
620 19th Street South
Birmingham Alabama 35233




Cardiology Fellowship
Veteran General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, (1983-1985)

Internal Medicine Residency
Central Clinic and Hospital, Taiwan (1978 - 1983)

Medical Degree
Kaohsiung Medical University, Taiwan, (1978)



American Board of Echocardiography

Society Memberships

Fellow - American College of Cardiology
Fellow - American Heart Association
American Medical Association
American Society of Echocardiography-Certified


Clinical Interests

Clinical Cardiology


Selected Journal


Lloyd L, Raslan S, Nanda NC, Sunkavalli KK, Davies J, Alim KS, Fan P. Transesophageal echocardiographic detection of thrombus superimposed on metastatic left atrial tumor. Echocardiography. 2011 May;28(5):591-2. doi: 10.1111/j.1540-8175.2011.01426.x. Epub 2011 May 5.
PMID: 21545517

Aqel RA, Hage FG, Cogar B, Burri M, Wells B, Allison S, Zoghbi GJ, Perry G, Bittner V, Fan P, Nanda NC. Transthoracic echocardiography guided procedures in the catheterization laboratory. Echocardiography. 2007 Oct;24(9):1000-7. Review. No abstract available.
PMID: 17894583

Pothineni KR, Duncan K, Yelamanchili P, Nanda NC, Patel V, Fan P, Burri MV, Singh A, Panwar SR. Live/real time three-dimensional transthoracic echocardiographic assessment of tricuspid valve pathology: incremental value over the two-dimensional technique. Echocardiography. 2007 May;24(5):541-52.
PMID: 17456074

Patel V, Hsiung MC, Nanda NC, Miller AP, Fang L, Yelamanchili P, Mehmood F, Gupta M, Duncan K, Singh A, Rajdev S, Fan P, Naftel DC, McGiffin DC, Pacifico AD, Kirklin JK, Lin CC, Yin WH, Young MS, Chang CY, Wei J.
Usefulness of live/real time three-dimensional transthoracic echocardiography in the identification of individual segment/scallop prolapse of the mitral valve. Echocardiography. 2006 Jul;23(6):513-8.
PMID: 16839393

Anayiotos AS, Fan P, Perry GJ, Myers J, Elmahdi AM, Nanda NC. Analysis of the Proximal Orifice Flowfield Under Pulsatile Flow Conditions and Confining Wall Geometry: Implications in Valvular Regurgitation. Echocardiography. 1998 Apr;15(3):219-232.
PIMD: 11175033

PubMed Listings

Pohoey Fan, MD