Dr. Omar Awar, MD

Dr. Omar Awar, MD

Interventional Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 38
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Dr. Omar Awar, MD is an interventional cardiology specialist in Houston, TX. He graduated from Baylor University and specializes in interventional cardiology, nuclear cardiology, and more.

915 Gessner Rd Ste 900

Houston, TX 77024

Contact Information

(713) 464-6006

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • PCS Health Systems
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Awar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chest Pain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Awar treats Chest Pain more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Awar treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Awar treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Awar treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Cardioversion, Elective
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Awar performs Cardioversion, Elective more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Awar performs this procedure more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Awar's conditions and procedures:

Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atherosclerosis
Atrial Fibrillation
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
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
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Laser Vein Removal
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Secondary Hypertension
Septal Defect
Syncope
Thoracentesis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vein Ablation
Vein Diseases
Vein Treatment
Venous Hypertension

About Me

Biography

Dr. Omar Awar, MD is an interventional cardiology specialist in Houston, TX. He graduated from Baylor University and specializes in interventional cardiology, nuclear cardiology, and more.

Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Nuclear Cardiology
  • Preventive Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

Education

Baylor Coll Med
Fellowship Hospital
University of California At Los Angeles
Residency Hospital
Baylor University
Medical School
Washington University, St Louis
Undergraduate School

Awards

Dr. Awar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Awar

4.8

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
6.25%
(1)

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I had heart palpitation, difficulty breathing and dizzy spells, and high blood pressure on Dr visits only. Dr. Awar made me feel relax checked my heart and had EKG test. All is fine. He has great bedside manners, caring and compassionate. He's now Officially our Doctor. Thank you Dr. Awar.
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First saw him on an emergency basis and have continued to be totally impressed with his knowledge, kindness and interest in my well being.
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I highly recommend Dr. Awar, he is passionate about what he does and he does it extremely well.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Humana
PCS Health Systems
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

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