Mercer Medical Group Cardiology

Keep Your Appointment from the Comfort and Safety of Your Home!

To all Mercer Medical Group Patients (Athens Medical Center, MMG Primary Care, MMG Cardiology, MMG ENT, MMG General Surgery, MMG Nephrology, MMG Neurology, MMG Pulmonology, MMG Urology, MMG Women’s Health) and The Behavioral Health Pavilion Outpatients:

For your health and safety, and to allay any concerns you have regarding an office visit at this time, we are offering virtual appointments via computer, tablet, iPad, smartphone, or regular telephone for certain appointment types. 

Telehealth (computer, tablet, iPad, or smartphone connected to the internet) or Virtual Visit (via regular telephone) will enable you to keep your appointment from the comfort and safety of your home. Telehealth is for Medicare and most insurances, except Medicaid. Virtual Visit is for Medicare only.

Please call your Mercer Medical Group office or The Behavioral Health Pavilion Outpatient office for details and instructions on using these new options.

Call us today to learn more about this exciting new technology!

Athens Medical Center304.384.7325
MMG Primary Care304.487.7936
MMG Cardiology304.431.7200
MMG ENT304.487.3407
MMG General Surgery304.425.1852
MMG Nephrology304.425.0345
MMG Neurology304.431.7200
MMG Pulmonology304.425.0403
MMG Urology304.425.6525
MMG Women’s Health304.425.0025
The Behavioral Health Pavilion Outpatient Programs304.327.9205


With over 40 years of practice experience in Princeton, West Virginia, the providers at Mercer Medical Group Cardiology (formerly Princeton Internists) have special expertise in the study and treatment of medical conditions of the heart and the circulatory system, including arteries and veins.

Our board certified physicians specialize in the following heart and cardiovascular conditions and procedures:

  • Coronary Diseases
  • Valvular Diseases
  • Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Heart Failure
  • Preventive Cardiology
  • Diagnostic Cardiac Catheterizations
  • Transesophageal Echocardiograms

Board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, Dr. Prescott received his medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts.

He completed his internship and residency at Albany Medical Center, Albany, New York, and his fellowship in internal medicine at Albany Medical College Union University.

Dr. Prescott served two years in the U. S. Army. He opened his practice with Princeton Internists (now Mercer Medical Group Cardiology) in 1971.

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Princeton Community Hospital and Mercer Medical Group Cardiology are pleased to welcome Paul A Suri, MD.

Board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in cardiovascular disease and clinical cardiac electrophysiology, Dr. Suri earned his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas. He completed undergraduate work at Columbia University, New York, New York, and research in molecular biology at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas.

Dr. Suri fulfilled his residency in internal medicine at Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, D.C.; completed a cardiovascular disease fellowship at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in Denver; and completed a clinical cardiac electrophysiology fellowship at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center in Worcester.

Dr. Suri comes to Mercer Medical Group Cardiology with nearly 30 years of clinical experience. He is accepting new patients and he looks forward to providing the residents of southern West Virginia and southwest Virginia with the highest level of cardiac care.

Board certified in Nuclear Cardiology, a Diplomat of the American Board of Cardiovascular Medicine Interventional Cardiology, and a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology, Dr. Nawaz brings over 38 years of experience to MMG Cardiology. He completed Cardiology Fellowships at Miami Heart Institute, Miami, Florida; New York Presbyterian Hospital, Manhattan, New York; and Nassau University Medical Center/SUNY, Manhasset, New York. His internal medicine residencies were completed at SUNY, Manhasset, New York and Lincoln Hospital, New York Medical College, Bronx, New York.

Dr. Nawaz earned his medical degree from Khyber Medical College, University of Peshawar, Pakistan.

He recently served as Non-Invasive and Invasive Cardiologist at Harris Regional Hospital, Sylva, North Carolina, where he founded an Invasive Cardiology Program.

Dr. Nawaz initiated Interventional Cardiology Programs at Lower Keys Medical Center, Key West; Florida Hospital, Deland; and Mt. Sinai Hospital, Miami Beach, Florida.

He served as Director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory at Marion General Hospital, Marion, Indiana; and he was an Instructor of Medicine at Cornell University Medical College, Division of Cardiology, New York.

New Patients Welcome – For an appointment, please call 304.431.7200. 

Contact Information

The Medical Arts Building, Suite 7
508 New Hope Road
Princeton, WV 24740
(304) 431-7200


Open 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

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