Dr. Basel Skeif, MD

Dr. Basel Skeif, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 44
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Dr. Basel Skeif, MD is a cardiology specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from U Tichreen in 1997 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

2355 N Ferguson Ave

Tucson, AZ 85712

Contact Information

(520) 326-4811

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 13 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Hypertension
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Skeif'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.

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

1  Board Certifications

  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

44  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • 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 Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • 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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17  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • U Tichreen
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Albert Einstein Coll Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Albert Einstein Coll Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Albert Einstein Coll Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Skeif has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Skeif's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Skeif to family and friends
15 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Skeif's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Skeif is very helpful, very professional while being kind and compassionate. He explains his plan of action for your particular case, the actions of various medicines that he prescribes and any procedures that he does. He is an excellent doctor.
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I was experiencing chest pains & referred to Dr. Skeif who immediately knew there was a problem. I was immediately admitted to Tucson Medical Center (TMC) where open heart surgery was performed. I consider Dr. Skeif saved my life with his quick diagnosis and am very grateful am still alive. Who...more
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