Assem Farhat has become president of Heartland Cardiology group, replacing Ravi Bajaj.
Bajaj stepped down as of Sept. 1 after five years as president of the eight-physician group. He remains a stockholder and active practitioner.
In addition, Mary Chau-Nguyen has been named administrator for the group, replacing Larry Smith, who now is taking a senior adviser role. Chau-Nguyen had been associate administrator.
The group has two locations, at 551 N. Hillside and 8710 W. 13th St., Suite 102.
The west office, which opened a year ago, will have an open house for physician group office managers and physicians from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 29; an open house for others is planned for November.