WALLA WALLA -- Cardiologist S. Steven Maxood has joined Providence Medical Group Walla Walla and will begin a practice here in April.
Maxood is a board-certified cardiologist with nine years experience in private practice.
He earned his medical degree and his doctorate in molecular biology and biochemistry at the Medical College of Georgia.
Maxood performed his residency in internal medicine at Yale University, where he also was an assistant professor of medicine.
His fellowship in cardiology was at the University of California, Los Angeles. Recently the physician has practiced in Everett, Wash.
Maxood will be working closely with Dr. Suwong Wongsuwan, a cardiologist with Heart Clinics Northwest. Heart Clinics Northwest, a Spokane cardiology group, operates a clinic at St. Mary.