Dr. Markabawi is board certified in Internal medicine, general cardiology, and interventional cardiology. He finished his training at the University of Connecticut in 2002. Dr. Markabawi served as Chief of Cardiology at Lake Havasu Regional Medical center.

He moved to Chandler/Gilbert area in 2009 and served as Cardiac Catheterization lab director at Mercy Gilbert Medical Center. Dr. Markabawi specializes in complex coronary interventions. He has a special interest in adult congenital heart disease.

Dr. Markabawi is an active participant in the hospital committees and the local community. He enjoys spending his free time with his wife and three sons. He is an active member of “Planetary Society” and you may find his astrophotographs online.
Bashar Markabawi, MD, FACC

Education & Credentials

  • Medical School: University of Connecticut


  • Internal Medicine, General Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Electrocardiography
  • Pacemakers
  • Transesophageal Echocardiogram
  • Coronary interventions
  • Vascular Ultrasound
  • Carotid Angiogram
  • Coronary Angiogram / Cardiac Catheterization
  • Echocardiography
  • Pharmacological Nuclear Stress Test
  • Tilt-Table Testing
  • EKG Stress Test
  • Abdominal / Aorta Ultrasound


Lifetime Heart and Vascular
3011 S. Lindsay Rd. Suite #105
Gilbert, AZ 85295