Dr. Tawfik holds a B.A. in biological sciences with honors from Rutgers University in New Brunswick, N.J., and a medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine in Philadelphia, Pa. He completed his internal medicine residency and his cardiology fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, where he was chief cardiology fellow. He then completed his interventional cardiology fellowship at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia.
He is a member of the American College of Cardiology, the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, and the American Society of Echocardiography.