Dr. Murrad Abdelkarim, MD

CardiologyMaleAge 44

Cardiology

Dr. Murrad Abdelkarim, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Torrance, CA. Dr. Abdelkarim has extensive experience in Interventional Cardiac Procedures. He is affiliated with Providence Little Company Of Mary Medical Center Torrance. His office accepts new patients.

Dr. Murrad Abdelkarim, MD

PMI South Bay Heart & Vascular Center

3475 Torrance Blvd Ste A Torrance, CA 90503
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Accepting new patients

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Very happy with my providers.
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  • Explained conditions well
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Anonymous – Jan 24, 2023
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Always love this office when I come in for my visit
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Anonymous – Jan 24, 2023
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Dr. Abdelkarim is an excellent and knowledgeable doctor who has gone above and beyond to save my life and pursue the best in care for me. He and the office staff are all very professional, efficient, and caring. They all go above and beyond.
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Anonymous – Jan 23, 2023
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I love this practice and my dr !
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Anonymous – Jan 23, 2023
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He is an outstanding and cares. I trust him completely. Great personality and a great DR.
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Anonymous – Jan 23, 2023
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Dr Murrad has been monitoring my atherosclerosis due to family history. Test results show need for more aggressive preventative treatment. I am grateful for heads up insight and preventative treatment to try to mitigate more drastic measures later. Thx Doc.
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Anonymous – Jan 23, 2023
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Dr Rad is engaging and concerned.
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Anonymous – Jan 20, 2023
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Gets things done when we agree that they need doing. Both he and medical management are on the ball!
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Anonymous – Jan 20, 2023
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He is a professional who is really concern about my heath thank you
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Anonymous – Jan 17, 2023
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While I was uncomfortable at first in using a zoom meeting, Dr. Abdelkarim as usual went out of his way to make me comfortable and to ask questions, encouraging me mention even minor problems. He is the greatest!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Mary Burns – Aug 31, 2020
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I owe my life to Dr Murrad and Dr Dhoot (and all the nurses who assisted them ). I was to have a simple procedure done and went into cardiac arrest As I was told by one of the nurses that was there , I did not have a pulse or heart beat . She thought that I would not make it.... But by the GRACE OF GOD and Dr Murrad and Dr Dhoot . I am here to tell you that ( South Bay Heart and Vascular Center) and its STAFF are the best and I owe my life to them.
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  • Appointment scheduling
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
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  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Joan E – Dec 05, 2019
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Dr Abdelkarim did my Angiogram. It was my second time. The difference was night and day. The first time my dr barely spoke to me either before or after. I came out bruised and my arm used for the procedure was hurting for almost 3 weeks. This time with Dr Abdelkarim i had no bruising and very very little pain. His bedside manner is terrific and so is his follow up. I think he is an excellent Dr and you would be lucky to have him. A rarity in this day and age.
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Dr. Murrad Abdelkarim, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Torrance, CA. Dr. Abdelkarim has extensive experience in Interventional Cardiac Procedures. He...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Languages

  • English
  • Arabic

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What are Dr. Murrad Abdelkarim, MD's top areas of expertise?

Dr. Abdelkarim specializes in Interventional Cardiac Procedures. See more on Healthgrades.

What conditions does Dr. Murrad Abdelkarim, MD treat?

Dr. Abdelkarim frequently treats the following conditions: Chest Pain, Heart Disease, and Secondary Hypertension. See more on Healthgrades.

What is Dr. Murrad Abdelkarim, MD's office address?

Dr. Abdelkarim's office is located at 3475 Torrance Blvd Ste A, Torrance, CA 90503. You can find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages is Dr. Murrad Abdelkarim, MD fluent in?

Dr. Abdelkarim is able to speak Arabic and English. View profile to see all.

Is Dr. Murrad Abdelkarim, MD affiliated with any hospitals?

Dr. Murrad Abdelkarim, MD is affiliated with Providence Little Company Of Mary Medical Center Torrance.

Does Dr. Murrad Abdelkarim, MD receive good ratings from patients?

There is a star rating of 4.8/5 for Dr. Murrad Abdelkarim, MD. Patients say that the appointment wasn't rushed and the provider listened & answered questions well. See all patient feedback on Healthgrades.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Abdelkarim

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Abdelkarim treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Abdelkarim treats other conditions, please contact the office at (310) 370-3568.

Interventional Cardiac Procedures

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 Cardiac Procedures specialists.

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Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
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Dr. Abdelkarim's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiac Tamponade
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Pain Evaluation
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • 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 Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • HeartAware Online Risk Screening
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Stress Test
  • Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Third Degree Heart Block
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Treadmill Stress Test
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)

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(310) 370-3568

Dr. Abdelkarim accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Advantage-CA HMO
Advantage-CA PPO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Individual-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Large Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Small Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Blue Cross-CA HMO-POS
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health Custom Advantage-CA HMO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Gold Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
PERS Traditional-CA HMO
Platinum (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Platinum Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Priority Select-CA HMO
Select Plus-CA HMO
Select-CA HMO
Silver (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Tenet Network-CA PPO
Traditional
Traditional PPO
UC Care-CA PPO
UC CORE-CA PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Medicare without Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Resident and Fellows-CA PPO
UCSHIP-CA PPO
USC Plan (Two Tiered Network)-CA HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Priority Select HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

Locations

PMI South Bay Heart & Vascular Center

Michele Del Vicario MD3475 Torrance Blvd Ste A Torrance, CA 90503
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