Imam Eko Tjahja, MD, FACC, is a top-rated cardiologist specializing in diagnosing, monitoring, and treating diseases or conditions of the heart and cardiovascular system at the CardioVascular Institute of South Texas just outside San Antonio in Helotes, Texas. In addition to specializing in cardiology, Dr. Tjahja is board-certified in internal medicine.
A dedicated physician for over 35 years, Dr. Tjahja began his career after graduating medical school from the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich in Germany. He moved stateside in the early 1980s, completing his residency and a cardiovascular fellowship at St. Luke’s Hospital in St. Louis. Dr. Tjahja has also served as the affiliate physician at Christus Santa Rosa Family Health Center in San Antonio and as the residency associate professor of cardiology at the University of Missouri in Columbia, Missouri.
Dr. Tjahja specializes in treating conditions such as heart attacks, heart murmurs, coronary heart disease, high blood pressure (hypertension), and more. However, he actively believes in preventive medicine to help his patients maintain a heart-healthy life. Dr. Tjahja’s patients have found him to be kind, patient, concise in his explanations, and a real blessing to both themselves and their families.