Dr. Raza Orakzai, MD

Dr. Raza Orakzai, MD

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Dr. Raza Orakzai, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Tacoma, WA. Dr. Orakzai has more experience with Adult Congenital Heart Conditions and Heart Conditions than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as St Clare Hospital and St. Francis Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Orakzai to book an appointment.

Locations

Franciscan Heart & Vascular Associates at St. Joseph

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(253) 343-5557
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Franciscan Heart & Vascular Associates1802 Yakima Ave Ste 304 Tacoma, WA 98405
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Franciscan Heart & Vascular Associates at St. Clare

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(253) 343-5557
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Our after hours patient concierge is open and ready to help you get started.
Franciscan Heart & Vascular Associates at St. Clare11311 Bridgeport Way Sw Ste 304 Lakewood, WA 98499
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At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital Patient Safety Excellence Award™ See hospitals

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Dr. Orakzai's Reviews

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  • Staff friendliness (4)
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  • Appointment was rushed (1)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (1)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (1)
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Very courteous and informative. Made me feel at ease with a scary diagnosis.
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Orakzai

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

Adult Congenital Heart Conditions

Adult congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as arrythmias and mitral valve disease, that have been present from birth to adulthood.Compare with other Adult Congenital Heart Conditions specialists.

Dr. Orakzai is experienced in the area of Adult Congenital Heart Conditions. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 19 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Orakzai
Similar Providers
Aortic Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Prolapse
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Disease
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Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Heart Conditions

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Dr. Orakzai is experienced in the area of Heart Conditions. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 34 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Orakzai
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Heart Disease
Cardiomegaly
Sinus Tachycardia
Supraventricular Tachycardia
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Frequency
High
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Very High
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Check Dr. Orakzai's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Orakzai's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • 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)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • 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
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • HeartAware Online Risk Screening
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Long QT Syndrome
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mobitz, Type 2, Heart Block
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Nuclear Cardiac Imaging
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
  • Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Prinzmetal Angina
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Second Degree Heart Block
  • Septal Defect
  • Septic Embolism
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • 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
  • Treadmill Stress Test
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Unstable Angina
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White Pattern

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About Me

Care Philosophy

Raza Orakzai, MD, FACC, FASNC, is a cardiologist specializing in cardiovascular disease in adults. Dr. Orakzai is board certified in internal medicine...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

Education

Cedars Sinai Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Residency Hospital
The Aga Khan University Medical College
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Raza Orakzai, MD?

Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (253) 343-5557.

Does Dr. Raza Orakzai, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Orakzai has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Raza Orakzai, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Raza Orakzai, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Orakzai's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Raza Orakzai, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Raza Orakzai, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Orakzai frequently treats Adult Congenital Heart Conditions and Heart Conditions. See all practice areas where Dr. Orakzai specializes.

Where is Dr. Raza Orakzai, MD's office located?

Dr. Orakzai's office is located at 1802 Yakima Ave Ste 304, Tacoma, WA 98405. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Orakzai is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

St Clare Hospital

Lakewood, WA

64% Patient Experience Rating, 5% lower than the national average

1 Award Received

St. Francis Hospital

Federal Way, WA

61% Patient Experience Rating, 8% lower than the national average

2 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

St Joseph Medical Center

Tacoma, WA

66% Patient Experience Rating, 3% lower than the national average

1 Award Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)