Dr. Ashish Pershad, MD

Dr. Ashish Pershad, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 47
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Ashish Pershad, MD is a cardiology specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Grant Medical College-Bombay, India in 1994 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

555 E McDowell Rd

Phoenix, AZ 85004

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accountable Health Plans of America
  • Aetna
  • Allstate
  • Ameriben
  • American Family Insurance
  • American Republic
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Arizona Foundation
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
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Top Care Areas


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Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
very high
more than 95% of peers
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • 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 Internal Medicine*

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • 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 Aortic Valve Disorders
  • 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
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease


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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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  • Grant Medical College-Bombay, India
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Fairview General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, AZ
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Scripps Memorial Hospital-La Jolla, Box 28 La Jolla, CA 92038
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pershad has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pershad's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pershad to family and friends
based on 18 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Pershad's Performance

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Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Avondale, AZ
My name is Leonard McLaughlin and my recent experience with Dr. Pershad was a great one and I believe he save my life. I am a patient in the V.A. system and after all their test, they found several blockages in my heart, but because of my surgeries in the past, unblocking them was not an option,...more
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in Chandler, AZ
I had been on a blood thinner, Warfarin for several years. He got my insurance company to agree for me to have an minor surgical outpatient procedure that got me off that blood thinner several years ago. He makes great decisions for his patients and cares about them.
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in Tempe, AZ
After being told that there was nothing that could be done for me. My husband and I went to see his cardiologist who immediately referred us to Dr. Pershad. First meeting was informative and encouraging. I have since had 6 stents put in, which I was originally told by another cardiologist that I...more
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in Arizona
Dr. Pershad is great and Doctors that are on his staff that work with him are the greatest as his office staff
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