Dr. Fawwaz Shoukfeh, MD

Dr. Fawwaz Shoukfeh, MD

Cardiology •  Male • Age 77

  
Accepting new patients

Dr. Fawwaz Shoukfeh, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Lubbock, TX and has over 50 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Shoukfeh has more experience with Interventional Cardiology, Cardiac Care, and Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Damascus Univ medical school in 1970. He is affiliated with Covenant Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Shoukfeh to book an appointment.


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Texas Cardiac Center

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Texas Cardiac Center3710 21st St Lubbock, TX 79410
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Lubbock Heart Surgical Hospital4810 N Loop 289 Lubbock, TX 79416
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Dr Shoukfeh has been my Cardiologist for over 15 years. I trust him with all of my healthcare needs, and my life. He is very honest, and I trust his decisions and he listens to you as a person. He has taken care of my Mother, husband and sister-in-law and treats everyone with kindness and compassion that you do not always see in specialists. I would highly recommend Dr. Shoukfeh to anyone needing Cardiovascular care he is an EXCEPTIONAL Physician!!!!
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Cyndie Cribbs in Lovington, NM – May 17, 2017
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It is always a pleasant and informative visit with Dr. Shoukfeh and his staff. I trust him totally to keep my heart and coronary disease within normal limits.
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Dr. Shoukfeh accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Practice Areas

Interventional Cardiology

Interventional cardiologists specialize in catheter-based treatment of heart diseases through procedures such as cardiac catheterization, impella devices, and stent placement.Compare with other Interventional Cardiology specialists.

Typically treats 67% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shoukfeh performs Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography) more than 84% of their peers

Dr. Shoukfeh performs this procedure more than 84% of their peers

Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shoukfeh performs Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent more than 68% of their peers

Dr. Shoukfeh performs this procedure more than 68% of their peers

Peripheral Artery Catheterization
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shoukfeh performs Peripheral Artery Catheterization more than 51% of their peers

Dr. Shoukfeh performs this procedure more than 51% of their peers

Cardiac Care

Cardiac care specialists diagnose and treat general cardiac conditions such as high blood pressure, angina, and arrhythmias through procedures including cardiovascular stress tests, ablation therapy, and heart valve surgery.Compare with other Cardiac Care specialists.

Typically treats 76% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 15 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Cardiovascular Stress Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shoukfeh performs Cardiovascular Stress Test more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Shoukfeh performs this procedure more than 100% of their peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shoukfeh treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Shoukfeh treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Hyperlipidemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shoukfeh treats Hyperlipidemia more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Shoukfeh treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders

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 Cardiac Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 69% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Mitral Valve Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shoukfeh treats Mitral Valve Disease more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Shoukfeh treats this condition more than 89% of their peers

Atrial Fibrillation
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shoukfeh treats Atrial Fibrillation more than 78% of their peers

Dr. Shoukfeh treats this condition more than 78% of their peers

Arrhythmias
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shoukfeh treats Arrhythmias more than 77% of their peers

Dr. Shoukfeh treats this condition more than 77% of their peers

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Dr. Shoukfeh's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • 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
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Coronary Cathertization With Robotic Assistance
  • 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
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

About Me

Biography

Dr. Fawwaz Shoukfeh, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Lubbock, TX and has over 50 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Shoukfeh has more experience with Interventional Cardiology, Cardiac Care, and Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Damascus Univ medical school in 1970. He is affiliated with Covenant Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Shoukfeh to book an appointment.Less...

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1977
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Fellowship Hospital
1974
Huron Rd Hosp
Residency Hospital
1973
Cook Co Hosp
Residency Hospital
1971
St Francis Hospital of Evanston
Internship Hospital
1970
Damascus Univ
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Arabic

Awards

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Covenant Medical Center

Lubbock, TX

72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)
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