Dr. Ahmad Abdul-Karim, MD

Dr. Ahmad Abdul-Karim, MD

Interventional Cardiology | Male | 56 years old

The Premier Heart Associates
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Dr. Abdul-Karim specializes in Interventional Cardiology and practices in Dayton, OH. He practices at 1 location.

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  • Cardiovascular Diseasenull
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  • Medical School
  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
  • Other Education
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      Dr. Abdul-Karim accepts 31 insurance carriers

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      • Aetna
      • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
      • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
      • Beech Street (Multiplan)
      • Bureau of Workers' Compensation (BWC)
      • Butler Health Plan
      • CareSource
      • Cigna
      • Delta Dental
      • Direct Care America/Primary Health Services (DCA/PHS)
      • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
      • Flora Midwest (PPOM)
      • Galaxy Health Network
      • Health Span
      • HealthSmart
      • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
      • Humana
      • Medicaid
      • Medical Mutual of Ohio
      • Molina Healthcare
      • Mt. Carmel
      • Nationwide
      • Ohio Health Choice
      • PHCS
      • Ryan White
      • Superior Dental Care
      • Tricare
      • United Concordia
      • UnitedHealthCare
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      • How well provider listens and answers questions
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Abdul-Karim's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        10 – 15 minutes (7)
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      Specialties

      • Interventional Cardiology

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      • Cardiology
      • Cardiovascular Disease
      • Internal Medicine

      Conditions Treated

      • Aneurysm
      • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
      • Aortic Aneurysm
      • Aortic Dissection
      • Aortic Ectasia
      • Aortic Stenosis
      • Aortic Valve Disease
      • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
      • Arrhythmias
      • Atrial Fibrillation
      • Atrial Flutter
      • Benign Tumor
      • Cardiomegaly
      • Cardiomyopathy
      • Carotid Artery Disease
      • Chest Pain
      • 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
      • Hyperlipidemia
      • Hypertension
      • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
      • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
      • Hypertensive Heart Disease
      • Hypotension
      • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
      • Mitral Valve Disease
      • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
      • Mitral Valve Stenosis
      • Pericardial Disease
      • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Pulmonary Edema
      • Pulmonary Hypertension
      • Pulmonary Valve Disease
      • Septal Defect
      • Syncope
      • Thrombosis
      • Tricuspid Valve Disease
      • Vascular Disease

      Procedures Performed

      • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
      • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
      • Cardiac Electrophysiology
      • Cardiac Imaging
      • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
      • Cardiovascular Stress Test
      • Cardioversion, Elective
      • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
      • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
      • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
      • Impella Device
      • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
      • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
      • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
      • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
      • Thoracentesis
      • Thrombolysis
      • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
      • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
      • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
      • Vascular Surgical Procedure

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        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

        No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

      Education

      • Medical School
        Damascus University-Syria

        Graduated in 1983

      • Internship Hospital
        Wright State University Affiliated Hospital
      • Residency Hospital
        Wright State University Affiliated Hospital
      • Fellowship Hospital
        Wright State University Affiliated Hospital

      Awards & Recognition

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        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      • Media & Publications

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Arabic
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Interventional Cardiology
      • Board certified in Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine
      • Malpractice claims in Ohio not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Abdul-Karim's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Abdul-Karim

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients