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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 66

608 NW 9th St Ste 4000
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
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Saint Anthony Hospital
1000 N Lee Ave
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
Purcell Municipal Hospital
1500 N Green Ave
Purcell, OK 73080

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Accepting new patients?

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Cardiac Imaging Salima Ahmad MD
608 NW 9th St Ste 4000
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
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    Dr. Ahmad's Experience

    Specialties

    • Cardiology
    • Interventional Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Thoracentesis
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
    • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
    • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
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    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Oklahoma.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

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    Awards & Recognitions

    Awards

    Media & Publications

    • Honors in Medicine, March 1972
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Govt. Medical College,
    Graduated in 1972

    Internship Hospital

    Providence Hospital
    Complete in 1976

    Residency Hospital

    Providence Hospital
    Complete in 1978

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Okla Health Scis Center
    Complete in 1980

    Undergraduate Schools

    University Of Kashmmir
    Graduated in 1967
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Ahmad & Staff

    • English
    • Hindi
    • Kashmiri
    • Urdu
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    Dr. Ahmad's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Purcell Municipal Hospital

    • Saint Anthony Hospital

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    3.8
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    3.8 out of 5

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    Dr. Ahmad's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.5 out of 5

    4 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4 out of 5

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4 out of 5

    4 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Ahmad

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4 out of 5

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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.8 out of 5

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    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.5 out of 5

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.5 out of 5

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    Cardiac Imaging Salima Ahmad MD
    608 NW 9th St Ste 4000
    Oklahoma City, OK 73102
    (405) 272-8383 (Office)
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