Antonio Halais Frangieh, MD


Cardiovascular Disease

Clinical Interests

structural and valvular heart disease, transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), general cardiology

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  • Board certification waiver
  • Arabic
  • English
  • French
  • German
Medical School
Saint-Joseph University of Beirut
Saint-Joseph University of BeirutInternal Medicine and Cardiology
German Heart Center Munich, Technical University of Munich, GermanyStructural Heart Fellowship
University Hospital of Zurich, University Heart Center Zurich, SwitzerlandInterventional Cardiology Fellowship
Professional Positions
  • Associate Professor — Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, UCI School of Medicine
More Information

Dr. Antonio Halais Frangieh is a UCI Health cardiologist who specializes in interventional cardiology and structural heart disease. He has extensive experience in transcatheter aortic valve and transcatheter mitral valve replacement therapies.

Halais Frangieh earned his medical degree at Saint-Joseph University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine in Beirut, Lebanon, where he also completed a residency in internal medicine and a fellowship in cardiology. He received fellowship training in structural heart disease at the Technical University of Munich School of Medicine in Munich, Germany, followed by fellowship training in interventional cardiology at the University Heart Center in Zurich, Switzerland.

Before joining UCI Health, he served as a physician proctor for Edwards Lifesciences in Irvine. 

Halais Frangieh — who is fluent in Arabic, French and German — sees patients at UCI Medical Center in the City of Orange.

UCI Medical Center
101 The City Drive South
Orange, CA 92868