Dr. Faraz Ahmad, MD

Dr. Faraz Ahmad, MD

CardiologyMaleAge 39

Accepting new patients

Dr. Faraz Ahmad, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Chicago, IL. He is affiliated with Northwestern Memorial Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Ahmad to book an appointment.

Locations

Northwestern Medical Group

New Patient?
(312) 574-3157
Northwestern Medical Group675 N Saint Clair St Ste 19-100 Chicago, IL 60611
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Hospital Highlight

Dr. Ahmad is affiliated with Northwestern Memorial Hospital Chicago, a highly rated and top awarded hospital for cardiology.

At a Glance

  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award™ See hospitals
  • Hospital Satisfaction Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Ahmad's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arrhythmia Screening
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahmad performs Arrhythmia Screening more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Ahmad performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahmad performs Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Ahmad performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Stress Test
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahmad performs Stress Test more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Ahmad performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Ahmad's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • 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, Restrictive
  • Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Pain Evaluation
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Congestive Heart Failure, Left-Sided
  • Congestive Heart Failure, Right-Sided
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Endocarditis
  • First Degree Heart Block
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Failure
  • Heart Palpitations
  • HeartAware Online Risk Screening
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Impella Device
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mobitz, Type 2, Heart Block
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
  • Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Second Degree Heart Block
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Stress Test
  • Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Treadmill Stress Test
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventricular Assist Device
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)

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Dr. Ahmad accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna Better Health
Aetna HMO
Aetna Student Health
Choice Plus POS II
Choice POS
Choice POS II
Elect Choice
Health Network Option
Limited Benefits Insurance Plan PPO
Managed Choice POS
Medicare Advantage
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Medicare Advantage PPO
Open Access Aetna Select
Open Access Elect Choice
Open Access HMO
Open Access Managed Choice
Open Choice PPO
Peformance Network
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Quality Point-of-Service POS
Savings Plus
Select
Traditional Choice
Voluntary Group Medical Plan
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Advantage PPO
Blue Card PPO
Blue Choice
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois HMO
Blue Precision HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Choice Fund Open Access Plus
Cigna EPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna Network
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Global Health Benefits
GWH Open Access Plus POS
LocalPlus
Network Open Access
Open Access
Open Access HMO
Open Access Plus
Open Access POS
Shared Administration
Cofinity
Community Care Alliance of Illinois
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health Care HMO
Coventry Health Care POS
Coventry Health Care PPO
CoventryOne HMO
Coventry Health Care of Illinois
Coventry Health Care of Illinois HMO
Coventry Health Care of Illinois POS
Coventry Health Care of Illinois PPO
Family Health Network
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care) POS
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Galaxy Health Network
Galaxy Health Network PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
Harken Health
Health Alliance
HealthLink
HealthLink HMO
HealthLink PPO
HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
Interplan Health Group
HFN
Community Health Connect
Community Health Connect Elite
Community Health Connect Premier
HFN EPO
HFN PPO
HFN-10
HFN-20
HFN-Platinum
Workers Compensation
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Choice POS POS
HMO Premier HMO
Humana EPO
Humana PPO
National POS
National POS – Open Access POS
National Preferred Open Access
Preferred PPO
Medicaid
Medicare
Meridian Health Plan
MultiPlan
Private HealthCare Systems
Tricare
Prime
Prime Extra
Prime Select
Prime Standard
TRICARE Prime Remote
TRICARE Reserve Select
UnitedHealthCare
AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 1 HMO
AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 2 HMO
Choice
Choice Plus
Medicare Advantage
Options PPO
Select HMO
Select Plus EPO
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Select Plus POS
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About Me

Care Philosophy

""Better people means better experiences. Our care team is committed to delivering results that change lives.""

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

2018
McGaw Medical Center Of Northwestern University
Fellowship Hospital

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Faraz Ahmad, MD?

Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (312) 574-3157, and for other questions, call (312) 664-3278.

Does Dr. Faraz Ahmad, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Ahmad has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Faraz Ahmad, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Faraz Ahmad, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Ahmad's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Faraz Ahmad, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Faraz Ahmad, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Ahmad frequently treats Arrhythmia Screening, Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment, and Stress Test. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Ahmad treats.

Where is Dr. Faraz Ahmad, MD's office located?

Dr. Ahmad's office is located at 675 N Saint Clair St Ste 19-100, Chicago, IL 60611. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Affiliated Hospitals

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Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Chicago, IL

81% Patient Experience Rating, 12% higher than the national average

16 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)