John Scott Galle, M.D., F.A.C.C.
University of Connecticut – BA
Albert Einstein College of Medicine – MD
Residency: New Britain General Hospital
Fellowship: University of Connecticut Saint Francis Hospital
Doctor Galle is board certified in cardiology, interventional cardiology and echocardiography. He has received awards in interventional cardiology. He is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians and the American College of Cardiology. Dr. Galle is a member of the Heart and Rhythm Society and the American Society of Echocardiography. He is Secretary and a Managing Member of Central Connecticut Cardiologists, LLC.
Kathleen A. Kennedy, M.D., F.A.C.C.
Renssalaer Polytechnic Institute – BS
Albany Medical College – MD
Residency: Albany Medical Center,
Saint Francis Hospital,
Mount Sinai Hospital
Fellowship: University of Connecticut
Doctor Kennedy is board certified in cardiology. She is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology and a member of the American Medical Association. Dr. Kennedy is a recognized specialist in women’s issues in cardiology.
Steven E. Lane, M.D., F.A.C.C.
University of Vermont – BS
University of Rochester School of Medicine – MD
Residency: Harvard Medical School New England Deaconess Hospital
Fellowship: Harvard Medical School New England Deaconess Hospital
Doctor Lane is board certified in cardiology and certified in interventional cardiology. Dr. Lane is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology, and a member of the American College of Physicians and the American Medical Association. He is a member of the Phi Beta Kappa Society. Dr. Lane was one of the first cardiac interventionalists at Saint Francis Hospital and has nearly twenty years’ experience in angioplasty and coronary stenting. Dr. Lane has been named a “Top Doctor” by U.S. News and World Report.
Dale Thomas Toce, M.D., F.A.C.C.
Central Connecticut State University – BA
University of Connecticut – MS
Albany Medical College – MD
Residency: University of Connecticut
Fellowship: University of Maryland Medical Center,
Doctor Toce is board certified in cardiology. He is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology and a member of the American Medical Association. Dr. Toce has been Medical Director of Cardiac Rehabilitation at Johnson Memorial Hospital. He has been a member of Central Connecticut Cardiologists since 1998.
Atique A. Mirza, M.D., F.A.C.C.
Pre-medical Studies: Government College Lahore, Pakistan
Medical School: Allam Iqbal Medical College Lahore, Pakistan
Internship: Grant Hospital, Rush Presbyterian St. Luke Medical Center, in Chicago
Residency: Westlake Hospital, Rush Presbyterian St. Luke Medical Center, in Chicago
Fellowships: Harvard Medical School and Brigham & Women’s Hospital Boston, Massachusetts & University of Connecticut.
Dr. Atique Azam Mirza has been a consultant cardiologist at St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center in Hartford CT since 2006, working as partner of Central Connecticut Cardiologists, LLC. Dr. Mirza is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology, American Society of Nuclear Cardiology and American College of Physicians. He completed his general cardiovascular medicine fellowship at the University of Connecticut Health Center and St. Francis Hospital & Medical Center Hartford Connecticut. He received his non-invasive cardiology fellowship training at Brigham and Women’s Hospital & Harvard Medical School. He is a recipient of the health equity leadership fellowship from the Connecticut Health Foundation. Dr. Mirza was also awarded an honorary fellowship from the College of Physicians & Surgeons of Pakistan for his humanitarian and educational contributions helping to improve knowledge and clinical skills of physicians in Pakistan, furthering the standard of medical education and healthcare. He specializes in cardiac catheterization, echocardiography, preventive cardiology, nuclear cardiology and non-invasive imaging.
Dr. Atique Mirza is appointed as clinical assistant Professor of Medicine at University of Connecticut School of Medicine. He is also Assistant Professor of Medicine at Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University, Connecticut.
Haris Athar, M.D., F.A.C.C.
University of Hamburg – MD
Residency: Michigan State University
Fellowship: University of Connecticut Hartford Hospital,
University of Texas, Houston
Fellowship: University of Texas, Memorial Hermann Hospital, Houston
Doctor Athar joined Central Connecticut Cardiologists in 2007. He is trained in both coronary angioplasty and stenting as well as peripheral artery angioplasty and stenting. He is board certified in cardiovascular disease, interventional cardiology, echocardiography and nuclear cardiology. Dr. Athar is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology. He is the Medical Director of Cardiac Rehabilitation at Johnson Memorial Hospital. Dr. Athar has been named a “Top Doc” by Hartford Magazine.
Andrew C. Davidson, M.D.
Yale University – BS
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons – MD
Residency: University of Rochester Strong Memorial Hospital, Medical
Fellowship: University of Rochester Strong Memorial Hospital, Cardiology
Doctor Davidson completed his residency and fellowship at the University of Rochester Medical Center.
Timothy Glew, M.D., F.A.C.C.
Colby College – BA
Tulane University School of Medicine – MD
Residency: NY Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell School of Medicine
Fellowship: Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Hospital
Dr. Glew is a partner at Central Connecticut Cardiologists and attending noninvasive cardiologist at St. Francis Hospital / Trinity Health of New England. He joined CCC in 2016 after completing his fellowship at Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Hospital where he was also Chief Fellow. He went to Tulane University Medical School and completed internship and residency at NY Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell School of Medicine. He completed his undergraduate degree at Colby College after graduating from Simsbury High School. His clinical interests include preventive cardiology, nuclear cardiology, vascular disease, cardio-oncology and echocardiography. He is also a clinical instructor at UCONN School of Medicine. He currently serves on the board of directors at Farmington Valley VNA and Hartford County Medical Association. Dr. Glew enjoys travel, golf, skiing and spending time with his wife and 4 children.
Patrick O’Beirne, M.D.
Colby College – BA
Catholic University of America – BA
Sheffield-Hallam University – Post Graduate Certificate in Health Promotion
University of Mississippi Medical Center – MD
Residency: University of Massachusetts Medical School
Fellowship: University of Massachusetts Medical School
Doctor O’Beirne is board certified in cardiology, nuclear cardiology, echocardiography and cardiac electrophysiology. He is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology and a member of the Phi Beta Kappa Society. In addition to all aspects of clinical cardiology, Dr. O’Beirne performs electrophysiology procedures, including pacemaker and defibrillator implants, as well as cardiac ablations.
Joseph Mitchel, D.O., F.A.C.C., F.S.C.A.I.
Villanova University – BA
Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences – DO
Residency: University of Connecticut
Fellowship: Hartford Hospital
Doctor Mitchel is a Fellow of both the American College of Cardiology and the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions. He is board certified in cardiology, interventional cardiology and ringside medicine. He is a recognized authority in coronary angioplasty and stenting of complex coronary artery disease. Dr. Mitchel has accumulated vast experience and has been a welcome addition to the practice, which he joined in February 2017.
After 9/11, Dr. Mitchel volunteered for the United States Army Medical Core, served eight years, and was deployed under Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom. He has received the United States Army Medical Commendations Award.
Dr. Mitchel is a physician volunteer with Connecticut USA Boxing.
Nuclear Tech and Echo Tech
Central Connecticut Cardiologists, LLC has physician extenders who provide services under the direction of cardiologists. They are experienced in cardiovascular medicine.
Ann-Marie K. Stawarky, APRN
Salve Regina University – BS
Yale University – MS
Ms. Stawarky is certified as an Adult Nurse Practitioner of the American Nurses Association and Advanced Practice Registered Nurse. She is a Cardiac Care Associate of the American College of Cardiology. She is a member of American Nurses Association, American Association of Critical Care Nurses and the Connecticut Advanced Practice Registered Nurses Association. Ms. Stawarky was a Cardiovascular Nurse Practitioner at the Intermediate Coronary Care Unit at Saint Francis Hospital prior to joining Central Connecticut Cardiologists, LLC.
Amanda Uva, MSN, RN, ACNPC-AG
BS, Biology, Roanoke College, Salem, VA
BS, Nursing, Quinnipiac University, Hamden, CT MS, Nursing, Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ
Amanda is certified as an Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner by the American Association of Critical Care Nurses. As a staff nurse Amanda has previous experience in the emergency room, cardiac intensive care unit and cardiothoracic intensive care unit. Amanda joined Central Connecticut Cardiologists in 2019.