Western Kentucky Heart and Lung was established in 2002, in Bowling Green, KY, by Drs. Mohammed and Nisar Kazimuddin.

Having trained from Columbia and SUNY downstate Universities of New York City, Drs. Kazimuddin moved to Bowling Green to establish their Cardio Pulmonary practice.

Starting out from a small facility, we have grown to a larger corporate that employees about 34 personnel presently. We are proud to have Dr. Abdul Waheed, an Interventional Cardiologist who is also trained in Congestive Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplant from Cincinnati University and Dr. Mohammad Ahmed, a Pulmonary/Critical care Physician from Wayne State University, as our associates.

Recent additions include Dr. David Smith, a Pulmonary and Critical Care Specialist from Emory University/University of Kentucky, Dr. Mohammad Akbar an Interventional Cardiologist from Lousiville Universtiy, Dr. Jeffery Brumfield an Electrophysiologist from Universtiy of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Dr. Jacqueline V. Dawson, a Congestive Heart Faliure Specialist from Univeristy of Maimi, Dr. Farooq Zafar Cheema a Pulmonary Critical Care Specialist from Henery Ford Hospital/Wayne State University and Dr. A. Singh an Invasive Cardioligist with interests in Vascular Medicine and Lipid Management from Univiersity of Connecticut and Yale University. 

All of our physicians are highly qualified with board certifications in multiple fields of cardiology and pulmonary medicine.

We further plan to expand, providing additional Cardiologists and a Pulmonologist to cater to the growing demands of the people of South Central Kentucky. We also have Ms. Deborah Gravil, a very well qualified Nurse practitioner to the department of Cardiology.

Our administration headed by Ms. Vivian Grise, CMPE, and her associates are a group of well qualified personnel with Bachelors and Masters Degree in Health Care Administration. Our staff is very cordial, courteous and attentive to the needs of our patients. Our mission is to provide state of the art health care to every patient in a timely and compassionate manner.

We take pride in our facility at Bowling Green which is well equipped with modern technology including Philips digital echocardiography, gamma camera from Siemens company, holter system, event recording and pulmonary function tests. We also provide Coumadin, Lipid clinics as well as Device and Arrhythmia clinics. This allows us to provide multiple services under one roof which is very convenient for our patients.