Wayne State University

Aim Higher

School of Medicine


Rabih Touma, MD
Clinical Associate Professor
John D Dingell VA Hospital
Division of Cardiology, 11M
4646 John R
Detroit, MI 48201

Dr. Touma received his Doctor of Medicine degree from the Lebanese University, Faculty of Medical Sciences Beirut, Lebanon (1994-2000) and he subsequently completed a rotating internship at the Lebanese University/St Georges Hospital Beirut, Lebanon (2000-2001).

He then completed his residency training in Internal Medicine at Staten Island Univeristy Hospital (SIUH) Staten Island, NY (2001-2004) and he served as a Chief Resident in Internal Medicine at SIUH (2004-2005). Subsequently he completed his Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship training at Michigan State University East Lansing, MI ( 2005-2008).

Board Certifications:

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Borad of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • National Board of Echocardiography
  • Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology
  • Certification Board of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography

Professional Organizations/Committees:

  • The American College of Cardiology
  • The American College of Physicians
  • The ACGME Core Competencies Committee for the Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship Program
  • The Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship Program Evaluation Committee



Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, Wayne State University
Staff Cardiologist, John D. Dingell VAMC, Detroit, MI


Clinical Interests
  • Invasive Cardiology in particular transradial approach
  • Heart Failure
  • Atrial fibrillation
  • Implantable Cardiac Devices