Nael Aldweib, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, School of Medicine


Dr. Aldweib specializes in caring for adults with heart problems. He has advanced training in birth defects that affect the heart (congenital heart disease) in addition to advanced heart failure therapies and heart transplant. Dr. Aldweib cannot think of a more noble way to add to life than prolonging and improving the quality of life of patients with congenital heart disease. His research focuses on further elucidating heart failure mechanisms in adults with congenital heart disease.

Outside work, he enjoys running, listening to Jazz music and exploring Oregon's exuberant natural splendor.

Education and training

    • M.D., 2011, Aleppo University School of Medicine
  • Residency

    • Internal Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, 2015
  • Fellowship

    • Cardiovascular Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital, Drexel University, 2018
    • Adult Congenital Heart Disease Fellowship, Boston Children's Hospital, and Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard University, 2020
    • Advanced Heart Failure, Mechanical Circulatory Support, Pulmonary Hypertension, and Heart Transplant, Allegheny General Hospital, Drexel University 2021
  • Certifications

    • American Board of Internal Medicine, 2015
    • National Board of Echocardiography, 2017
    • American Board of Cardiovascular Medicine, 2018
    • Board Eligible for American Board of Adult Congenital Heart Disease
    • Board Eligible for Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology

Memberships and associations:

  • American College of Cardiology
  • American Heart Association
  • American Society of Echocardiography
  • International Society of Heart and Lung Transplant

Areas of interest

  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • Advanced Heart Failure
  • Transplant Cardiology


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