Dr. Parvez K. Sultan, MD

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Dr. Parvez K. Sultan, MD

Thoracic Surgery | Male

48 Medical Park Dr E, Birmingham, AL 35235 Get Directions
(205) 838-3835

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Dr. Sultan specializes in Thoracic Surgery and practices in Birmingham, AL. He practices at 2 locations.

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  • Fellowship Hospital
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      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
         (6)
      • How well provider listens and answers questions
         (6)
      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Sultan's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      He did a fantastic job with my procedure but they don't have respect for the patient's time. My first visit I had to wait over 2 hours and it looks like my follow up (after surgery) I'll have to wait over an hour. If I didn't need his specialty in my surgery I would have left the first time.
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      Specialties

      • Thoracic Surgery
      • General Surgery

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      • General Surgery
      • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
      • Thoracic Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
      • Aneurysm
      • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
      • Aortic Aneurysm
      • Aortic Diseases
      • Aortic Dissection
      • Aortic Ectasia
      • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
      • Aortic Stenosis
      • Aortic Valve Disease
      • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
      • Arrhythmias
      • Atrial Fibrillation
      • Atrial Flutter
      • Atrial Septal Defect
      • Benign Tumor
      • Cancer
      • Cardiomegaly
      • Cardiomyopathy
      • Carotid Artery Disease
      • Carotid Artery Stenosis
      • Congenital Heart Defects
      • Congenital Heart Disease
      • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
      • Empyema
      • Endocarditis
      • Esophageal Cancer
      • Esophageal Diseases
      • Excessive Sweating
      • Head and Neck Cancer
      • Heart Disease
      • Heart Tumors, Benign
      • Heart Valve Diseases
      • Lung Cancer
      • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
      • Mediastinal Tumors
      • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
      • Mitral Valve Disease
      • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
      • Mitral Valve Stenosis
      • Neuroendocrine Tumors
      • Pericardial Disease
      • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
      • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
      • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
      • Pleural Cancer
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Pulmonary Embolism
      • Pulmonary Valve Disease
      • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
      • Septal Defect
      • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
      • Thrombosis
      • Tricuspid Valve Disease
      • Vascular Disease

      Procedures Performed

      • Ablation for Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation
      • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
      • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
      • Aortic Aneurysm Repair
      • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
      • Aortic Root Surgery
      • Aortic Valve Replacement
      • Aortic Valve Surgery
      • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
      • Cardiac Electrophysiology
      • Cardiac Pacing
      • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
      • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
      • Carotid Surgery
      • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
      • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
      • Coronary Artery Bypass With Robotic Assistance
      • Coronary Cathertization With Robotic Assistance
      • Decortication and Pleurectomy
      • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
      • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
      • Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
      • Esophageal Surgery
      • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
      • Esophagomyotomy
      • Head and Neck Surgery
      • Heart Defect Repair
      • Heart Surgery
      • Impella Device
      • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
      • Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
      • Lobectomy, Open
      • Lung Cancer Treatment
      • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
      • Lung Surgery
      • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
      • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
      • Maze Procedure
      • Mediastinoscopy
      • Minimally Invasive Surgery
      • Minimally Invasive Thymectomy
      • Mitral Valve Repair
      • Mitral Valve Surgery
      • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
      • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
      • Off-Pump Coronary Surgery
      • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
      • Open Thymectomy
      • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
      • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
      • Port Placements or Replacements
      • Pulmonary Valve Surgery
      • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
      • Robotic Surgery, Thoracic
      • Sympathectomy
      • Thoracentesis
      • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
      • Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
      • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
      • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
      • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
      • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
      • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
      • Tracheal Surgery
      • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
      • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
      • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
      • Vascular Surgical Procedure
      • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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      Education

      • Medical School
        The Warren Alpert Medical School Of Brown University

        Graduated in 1999

      • Residency Hospital
        University Of Alabama Hospital

        Completed in 2004

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Barnes-Jewish Hospital/The Washington University In St. Louis

        Completed in 2006

        The Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

        Completed in 2006

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Bengali
      • Hindi
      • Spanish
      • Urdu
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      Dr. Sultan's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
      • Board certified in General Surgery, Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery and Thoracic Surgery
      • Malpractice claims in Alabama not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Sultan's Office & Staff

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      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Sultan

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients