Dr. Amr El-Shafei, MD

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Dr. Amr El-Shafei, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Rogers, AR and has over 29 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. El-Shafei has more experience with Heart Conditions, Cardiac Implantable Device Procedures, and Adult Congenital Heart Conditions than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Bani Swief Branch, University Of Cairo, University Of Cairo, Faculty Of Medicine medical school in 1992. He is affiliated with Mercy Hospital Northwest Arkansas. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. El-Shafei to book an appointment.

Dr. El-Shafei

Mercy Clinic Cardiology

2708 S Rife Medical Ln Ste 220 Rogers, AR 72758
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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Dr. El-Shafei is affiliated with Mercy Hospital Northwest Arkansas Rogers, a highly rated hospital.

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  • Explains Conditions Well
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Frequently Treated by Dr. El-Shafei

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Heart Conditions

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Dr. El-Shafei is experienced in the area of Heart Conditions. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Heart Disease
Hypertension
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Cardiomyopathy
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Cardiac Implantable Device Procedures

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Dr. El-Shafei is experienced in the area of Cardiac Implantable Device Procedures. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
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Adult Congenital Heart Conditions

Adult congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as arrythmias and mitral valve disease, that have been present from birth to adulthood.Compare with other Adult Congenital Heart Conditions specialists.

Dr. El-Shafei is experienced in the area of Adult Congenital Heart Conditions. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Mitral Valve Disease
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High
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Very High
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Cardiac Electrical System Procedures

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Dr. El-Shafei is experienced in the area of Cardiac Electrical System Procedures. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
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High
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Dr. El-Shafei's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiac Tamponade
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Restrictive
  • Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Pain Evaluation
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Endocarditis
  • First Degree Heart Block
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • HeartAware Online Risk Screening
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Long QT Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mobitz, Type 2, Heart Block
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Second Degree Heart Block
  • Septal Defect
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Stress Test
  • Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Takayasu's Arteritis
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Third Degree Heart Block
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Treadmill Stress Test
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Unstable Angina
  • Venous Hypertension
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White Pattern

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Dr. El-Shafei accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
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Dr. El-Shafei's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. El-Shafei

4.1

Based on 18 ratings

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  • Office environment (14)
  • Appointment scheduling (13)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (13)
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed (4)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (4)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (4)
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Very good
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Jul 24, 2021
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Dr. El-Shafei is very easy to talk to & he readily discusses all options for your care. I would highly recommend him.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Long wait times
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Patricia Uittenbogaard – Apr 21, 2021
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A El-Shafei has been my Cardiologist for 10 plus years. He listens, he cares He is a outstanding honest doctor. He never has talked down or make you feel like a little kid. He has a very calming and competent presence. He's my best friend! He saved my life. Speaks very good English just listen carefully and you will be reassure. Has no problem what-so-ever in explaining things so you so you do understand. No rushing you either and always has time for you.
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Mr R Kalter – Apr 03, 2020
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A El-Shafei has been my Cardiologist for 10 plus years. He listens, he cares He is a outstanding honest doctor. He never has talked down or make you feel like a little kid. He has a very calming and competent presence. He's my best friend! He saved my life. Speaks very good English just listen carefully and you will be reassure. Has no problem what-so-ever in explaining things so you so you do understand. No rushing you either and always has time for you.
What went well
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
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Mr. Ronald Kalter – Apr 03, 2020
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This Doctor is a healer, not just a Doctor. He listens, has a calming presence & does not talk down to you. He's a good man, great Interventional Cardiologist.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
9 people found this helpful
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Gina Karalius in Bentonville, AR – Apr 20, 2016
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Biography

Dr. Amr El-Shafei, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Rogers, AR and has over 29 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. El-Shafei has more experience...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

Education

St Louis University School Of Med
Residency Hospital
1992
Bani Swief Branch, University Of Cairo, University Of Cairo, Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Armenian

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Amr El-Shafei, MD offer telehealth services?

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What are Dr. Amr El-Shafei, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. El-Shafei frequently treats Heart Conditions, Cardiac Implantable Device Procedures, and Adult Congenital Heart Conditions. See all practice areas where Dr. El-Shafei specializes.

Where is Dr. Amr El-Shafei, MD's office located?

Dr. El-Shafei's office is located at 2708 S Rife Medical Ln Ste 220, Rogers, AR 72758. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Amr El-Shafei, MD speak?

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Locations

Mercy Clinic Cardiology

Mercy Clinic Cardiology2708 S Rife Medical Ln Ste 220 Rogers, AR 72758
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Mercy Hospital Northwest Arkansas

Rogers, AR

76% Patient Experience Rating, 7% higher than the national average

7 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)