Dr. Salman Ashfaq, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 44

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Dr. Ashfaq's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Northeast Georgia Medical Center
743 Spring St NE
Gainesville, GA 30501
Emory Johns Creek Hospital
6325 Hospital Pkwy
Johns Creek, GA 30097

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Appointments & Offices

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Cardiovascular Clinic of North Georgia
Cardiovascular Clinic of North Georgia
1287 Sims St
Gainesville, GA 30501
Cardiovascular Clinic of North Georgia
Demorest Office
638 Historic Hwy 441 N
Demorest, GA 30535
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    Dr. Ashfaq's Experience

    Specialties

    • Cardiology
    • Cardiovascular & Metabolic Diseases
    • Nuclear Cardiology
    • Interventional Cardiology
    • Adult Cardiology
    • Clinical Cardiology
    • Invasive Cardiology
    • Preventive Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Interventional Cardiology
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    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Angiography
    • Angioplasty
    • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Carotid Ultrasound
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Cholesterol Management
    • Coronary Angiogram
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Echocardiography
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Nuclear Stress Testing
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Thoracentesis
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
    • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
    • Vascular Surgical Procedure
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    • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
    • Angina
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chest Pain
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Congenital Hand Anomaly
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • High Cholesterol
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
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    • Peripheral Artery Disease
    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Edema
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Ashfaq

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • 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

    Awards

    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • Fellow of the American College of Cardiology, 2004
    • Fellow of the Society of Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, 2005

    Media & Publications

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    King Edward Medical College
    Graduated in 1994

    Residency Hospital

    Emory University School Of Med
    Washington U/b Jh/slch Conc

    Fellowship Hospital

    Emory University Hospital
    Complete in 2003
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Ashfaq & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Ashfaq's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Northeast Georgia Medical Center

    • Emory Johns Creek Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.5
    • 11 responses
    • 1 review

    4.5 out of 5

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    5 out of 5
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    Had a great experience. He took the time to explain everything about my heart problems. I felt very comfortable with the options presented. His staff is also very helpful. i actually have my mother under his care as well now.

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Ashfaq accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

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    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Medico
    • MultiPlan
    • Mutual of Omaha
    • National Elevator
    • Pyramid Life
    • Tricare
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • Universal American
    • WellCare
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    Office Locations

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    Cardiovascular Clinic of North Georgia
    1287 Sims St
    Gainesville, GA 30501
    (678) 430-3110 (Office)
    (678) 928-5955 (Fax)
    B
    Cardiovascular Clinic of North Georgia
    Demorest Office
    638 Historic Hwy 441 N
    Demorest, GA 30535
    (678) 430-3110 (Office)
    (678) 928-5955 (Fax)
    C
    Cardiovascular Clinic of North Georgia
    Hoschton Office
    1574 Friendship Rd Ste 200
    Hoschton, GA 30548
    (678) 430-3110 (Office)
    (678) 928-5955 (Fax)
    D
    Cardiovascular Clinic of North Georgia
    4700 Nelson Brogdon Blvd Ste 260
    Buford, GA 30518
    (678) 430-3110 (Office)
    (678) 928-5955 (Fax)
    E
    Cardiovascular Clinic of North Georgia
    Johns Creek Office
    6335 Hospital Pkwy Ste 208
    Johns Creek, GA 30097
    (678) 430-3110 (Office)
    (678) 928-5955 (Fax)
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