Dr. Mahboob Alam, MD

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Specializes in Interventional Cardiology • Male • Age 38

6620 Main St Ste 1225
Houston, TX 77030
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Hospital Quality

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Houston Methodist Hospital
6565 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77030
Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center
6720 Bertner Ave
Houston, TX 77030

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Dr. Alam's Appointment Availabilty

Accepting new patients?

Yes

Appointment Availability

Same Day Next Day
BAYLOR COLLEGE OF MEDICINE
Baylor Heart Clinic
6620 Main St Ste 1225
Houston, TX 77030
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    Dr. Alam's Experience

    Dr. Alam's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Interventional Cardiology
    • Adult Cardiology
    • Cardiology
    • Geriatric Cardiology
    • Internal Medicine
    • Nuclear Cardiology
    • Vascular & Interventional Radiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Internal Medicine
    • Interventional Cardiology
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    Dr. Alam says...

    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Angioplasty
    • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angiogram
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Impella Device
    • Inferior Vena Cava Filter
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Angioplasty
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • PFO Repair
    • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Thoracentesis
    • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
    • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
    • Vascular Surgical Procedure
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    Dr. Alam says...

    • Aneurysm
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Atrial Flutter
    • Atrial Septal Defect
    • Atrial Septic Defect (ASD)
    • Benign Tumor
    • Cardiac Arrest
    • Cardiac Arrhythmia
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
    • Cardiovascular Diseases
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Heart Palpitations
    • High Cholesterol
    • Hyperlipidemia
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    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Thrombosis
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
    • Vascular Disease
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Aga Khan Medical College, The Aga Khan University
    Graduated in 2002

    Internship Hospital

    Baylor College Of Medicine & Affiliated Hospitals
    Complete in 2005

    Residency Hospital

    Baylor College Of Medicine & Affiliated Hospitals
    Complete in 2007

    Fellowship Hospital

    Baylor College Of Medicine & Affiliated Hospitals
    Complete in 2010
    Baylor College of Medicine Affiliated Hospitals
    Complete in 2011

    Undergraduate Schools

    Government College Multan
    Graduated in 1996
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Alam & Staff

    • English
    • Hindi
    • Punjabi
    • Spanish
    • Urdu
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    Dr. Alam's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 6 hospitals where Dr. Alam has admitting privileges:

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    • Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center

    • Ben Taub General Hospital

    • Houston Methodist Hospital

    • Park Plaza Hospital

    • St. Luke's Sugar Land Hospital

    • Texas Children's Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Alam

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    5.0
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    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alam to family and friends

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    Dr. Alam's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    4 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    4 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    4 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Under 10 minutes

    3 responses

    Experience with Dr. Alam

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    BAYLOR COLLEGE OF MEDICINE
    Baylor Heart Clinic
    6620 Main St Ste 1225
    Houston, TX 77030
    (713) 798-2545 (Office)
    (713) 798-5740 (Fax)
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