Dr. Muhammad Akhtar, MD

Cardiology ·  Male

Dr. Akhtar

Staten Island University Hospital

475 Seaview Ave Staten Island, NY 10305

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Dr. Muhammad Akhtar, MD is a cardiology specialist in Staten Island, NY. He specializes in cardiology.


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Biography

Dr. Muhammad Akhtar, MD is a cardiology specialist in Staten Island, NY. He specializes in cardiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology

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(718) 226-9000

Dr. Akhtar accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
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. Akhtar's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chest Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akhtar treats Chest Pain more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Akhtar treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akhtar performs Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Akhtar performs this procedure more than 85% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cardiac Event Monitor
  • Tilt Testing
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akhtar treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Akhtar treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2

Dr. Akhtar's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • 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
  • Impella Device
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

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

64% Patient experience rating, 5% lower than the national average