Dr. Asad Karim, MD

Dr. Asad Karim, MD

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Dr. Asad Karim, MD is a cardiology specialist in Sherman, TX and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Dow Medical College, Dow University Of Health Sciences in 1985 and specializes in cardiology, interventional cardiology, and more.Read his story

300 N Highland Ave Ste 365

Sherman, TX 75092

Contact Information

(903) 892-2030

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Oklahoma
  • 19 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Congenital Heart Defects
very high
more than 99% of peers
Tricuspid Valve Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers
Hyperlipidemia
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Karim'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.

Dr. Karim's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Karim "Dr Karim has been in clinical practice in cardiovascular medicine for almost 20 years. This includes time spent in research, education, and training young physicians. The last 15 years have been spent exclusively in direct patient care. Patients treated in the practice with utmost respect, compassion and understanding of their clinical condition. We follow all the latest national, international guidelines and consensus in managing patients. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Karim "All patients presenting to the practice are treated compassionately with utmost interest and empathy to their needs. Goal of the practice is to improve cardiovascular health via logical means including healthy diet, exercise prescription, weight management, and therapeutic intervention as deemed necessary."

3  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

3  Board Certifications

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

52  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • 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
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • 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
  • High Cholesterol
  • 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
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension

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32  Procedures

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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

  • Dow Medical College, Dow University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Loyola University Med Ctr/Hines VA Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Loyola University Med Center Program
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Loyola Univ Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • St Louis University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Karim has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Karim's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Karim to family and friends
13 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Karim'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

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Karim Says:
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We strive to achieve the best for each and every patient seen in the practice.

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Patient Comments (4)

he's a very good doctor, and also a nice person. It's nice to find a cardiologist with a good bedside manner.
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He is #1 in my book. Need I say more ?
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Dr. Karim is kind and patient. He explains the process, procedures, medicines and options with simplicity and clarity. Dr. Karim is also honest. When the time came for hospice, Dr. Karim expertly started the process and guided us to the correct people.
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I would reccomend Dr. Karim to anyone, he is the sweetest most kind man ever. He treats you as if you are family and you can tell that he cares about each person individually, and gives you the time and attention to make sure he understands your needs as well as that you understand your treatment...more
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