Sean P. Mazer, M.D., is a cardiology specialist working in the field of electrophysiology with the New Mexico Heart Institute. He is originally from New Mexico. Dr. Mazer completed his Cardiology and Electrophysiology Fellowships at Columbia University. He completed his Internal Medicine Residency and received his medical degree also from Columbia University.
Dr. Mazer’s clinical interests include: arrhythmias of all kinds especially atrial fibrillation, epicardial ablation, ablation for runners with arrhythmias, advanced heart failure therapy including LVAD and heart transplantation, and ventricular tachycardia.
Dr. Mazer practices at the major health centers in Albuquerque, including the Heart Hospital of New Mexico, Presbyterian Hospital, and Lovelace Medical Center. Dr. Mazer is the Director of Electrophysiology at the New Mexico Heart Institute. He is a Fellow of the Heart Rhythm Society.
Dr. Mazer sees patients by appointment at New Mexico Heart Institute’s Heart Rhythm Center of Excellence in Albuquerque. He also sees patients in Farmington.
Brendan Cavanaugh, M.D., is a cardiology specialist working in the field of Cardiovascular Imaging with the New Mexico Heart Institute. He joined the practice in 2006. Dr. Cavanaugh completed his fellowship at North-western Medical Center and his residency at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center. He obtained his medical degree from Rush-Presbyterian St. Luke’s Medical Center.
Dr. Cavanaugh’s clinical interests include: non-invasive cardiac imaging, cardiovascular care of the athlete and preventative cardiology.
Dr. Cavanaugh practices at the major health centers in Albuquerque, including the Heart Hospital of New Mexico, Presbyterian Hospital, and Lovelace Medical Center. He sees patients by appointment at New Mexico Heart Institute’s comprehensive cardiovascular care centers in Albuquerque and Rio Rancho.
Mark Bieniarz, M.D., is a cardiology specialist working in the field of Interventional Cardiology with the New Mexico Heart Institute. He is originally from New Mexico. Dr. Bieniarz completed his Cardiology and Interventional Fellowships at Baylor College of Medicine and his Internal Medicine residency at Emory University School of Medicine. He obtained his medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine and his undergraduate degree from Duke University.
Dr. Bieniarz’ clinical interests include: coronary and peripheral arterial interventions, structural heart disease, radial artery catheterizations, emergent cardiovascular care, and medical systems of care. He is flu-ent in Spanish. Dr. Bieniarz is a veteran of Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan where he served as a flight surgeon with the Air Force Special Operations Command.
Dr. Bieniarz practices at the major health centers in Albuquerque, including the Heart Hospital of New Mexico, Presbyterian Hospital, and Lovelace Medical Center. Dr. Bieniarz sees patients by appointment at New Mexico Heart Institute’s comprehensive cardiovascular care centers in Albuquerque and Rio Rancho.
Irv Diamond, CPA. As a Certified Public Accountant, Irv has helped clients grow their businesses and achieve financial security. Irv is a business and financial advisor to clients in various industries and professional services. He has particular skills in litigation support as an expert witness, and often helps clients with mergers, acquisitions, and sales of their businesses.
Irv holds certifications as a Personal Financial Specialist (PFS) and as a Certified Financial PlannerTM (CFP). Irv is active in professional organizations, and served as president of the New Mexico Society of CPAs. He is also a former vice president and member of the Board of Directors of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the National CPA Financial Literacy Commission.
In related industries, Irv is chairman of the Board of Directors of AmerInst Insurance Group, Ltd., a publicly held reinsurance company, and a former member of the Board of Directors of the First National Bank of Santa Fe, where he chaired the Audit Committee.
Irv has held several board and leadership positions in civic and charitable organizations including the Santa Fe Opera, the University of New Mexico Anderson Schools Foundation, and the New Mexico Symphony Orchestra, among others. Currently he is a member of the Board of Directors of Spaceport America.
Trena Chagnon, RN brings over 25 years of experience in healthcare operations to Lovelace, including cardiovascular care, primary and preventive health care services, as well as commercial on-site health unit operations in both the manufacturing and corporate settings. Trena comes to us from New Mexico Heart Institute (NMHI), where she served for over three years as chief operating officer. NMHI was purchased by Lovelace in November 2018 and since then, she has been the chief administrative officer for the Cardiovascular Service Line (CVSL) for Lovelace Health System. Trena is responsible for the strategic planning process and driving strategic initiatives for CVSL programs, as well as selecting and retaining CVSL leadership personnel and providing oversight and direction to department leaders.
Before serving as COO of NMHI, Trena worked for CHS Health Services in Brentwood, TN as vice president of operations. She has broad clinical experience in inpatient and emergency room nursing and as a manger of occupational health and risk.
Trena completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio in San Antonio, TX. She is currently pursuing her Master of Business Administration (MBA) at Walden University.
Douglas Smith has been President of NanoPore since 1994. Previously, he was Regents Professor of Chemical Engineering at the University of New Mexico. He has over 100 patents and his work has led to 3 commercial product lines; NanoglassTM dielectrics, NanoPoreTM VIP insulation, and NanoCoolTM on-demand cooling. He has created multiple ventures including; NanoPore Incorporated, Nanoglass LLC (with Honeywell), NanoPore Insulation LLC and NanoPore Insulation Ltd. (now Kevothermal in ABQ and the UK), and NanoCool LLC. NanoCool is the world’s largest producer of on-demand cooled packaging.