Dr. Arsalan Shahzad, MD

Dr. Arsalan Shahzad, MD

Interventional Cardiology  ·  
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Age 45
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Dr. Arsalan Shahzad, MD is an interventional cardiology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from UMDNJ--Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in 1997 and specializes in interventional cardiology, cardiology, and more.

20207 Chasewood Park Dr Ste 305

Houston, TX 77070

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 26 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Shahzad performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 98% of peers
Thrombosis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Cardiovascular Stress Test
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Shahzad's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

8  Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Adult Cardiology
  • Cardiology
  • Cardiology Echocardiography
  • Clinical Cardiology
  • Invasive Cardiology
  • Nuclear Cardiology
  • Preventive Cardiology

4  Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

49  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • 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 Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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30  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Rutgers University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • UMDNJ--Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Columbia University / College of Physicians And Surgeons
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Lahey Clinic Hospital, Cardiology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Lahey Clinic Hospital, Interventional Cardiology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Chief Fellow, cardiology, Lahey Clinic
    Other Education | Completed 2005
  • Chief Resident, UMDNJ RWJMS Bristol Meyers Squibb Childrens Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ
    Other Education | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Board Certified, Internal Medicine (American Board of Internal Medicine),
  • Board Certified, Nuclear Cardiology (Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology),
  • Board Certified, Cardiology (American Board of Cardiology),
Media & Publications

Dr. Shahzad has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shahzad's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shahzad to family and friends
20 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Shahzad's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

I have been a patient of Dr. Shahzad for a long time. He is one of the most caring, compassionate and thorough Doctor I've ever seen. I have recommended him to several friends and they have as much respect for him as I do. His staff is always friendly.
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I have a heart issue. I chose Dr. Shahzad because he was recommended to me several years back by a good friend of mine who is a doctor, and because, based on my recommendation, he got two of my employees through major heart problems. Both ending with varying procedures, but Dr. Shahzad was as...more
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This is what's wrong with healthcare today. His office manager is as rude as he is greedy.
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A great doctor with a fantastic bedside manner.. He would be very hard to beat, for sure! He is very concerned and takes time with his patients.
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Absolutely the finest physician I have ever dealt with. I have had three previous cardiologists prior to Dr. Shahzad. Hand's down he is exceptional. He is very personable, professional and empathetic. Dr. Shahzad explains everything in detail and leaves no question unanswered. He spends a lot...more
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