Dr. Safeer Ahmad, MD

Dr. Safeer Ahmad, MD

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Interventional Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
69 y/o
(4)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Safeer Ahmad, MD is an interventional cardiology specialist in Slidell, LA. He specializes in interventional cardiology and cardiology.

Northlake Cardiology Associates

1150 Robert Blvd Ste 340

Slidell, LA 70458
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Ahmad performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Chest Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers
Heart Disease
high
more than 86% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
normal
more than 75% of peers

Dr. Ahmad's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ahmad "Dr. Safeer Ahmad graduated from Khyber Medical College. Dr. Ahmad has one office in Louisiana. Specializing in the field of Cardiology, Dr. Ahmad is prepared to provide specialized care for the heart and cardiovascular system in patients. Some of the conditions treated by Dr. Ahmad may include high blood pressure and cholesterol levels, complications of diabetes, heart disease and defects, general chest pains, and other cardiovascular conditions."

2  Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

43  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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18  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Khyber Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Columbus Cuneo Cabrini Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Med Center La New Orleans Lsu
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Med College Of Ohio Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Tulane University Hospital and Clis
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Usphs Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ahmad has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Ahmad does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Ahmad and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Ahmad's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ahmad to family and friends
4 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Ahmad's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I went to Dr. Ahmad as he accepted my insurance. His office was freezing. When I spoke with Dr. Ahmad I had difficulty understanding him. English is not his native language & I doubted his ability to understand me. I had a stress test & cardio version. Next is an angiogram. My pre-op...more
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Dr. Ahmad was very considerate when taking care of my condition. Definitely recommend!
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I wish they had a negative star. Worse experience in a doctor's office. I was on time for my appointment. After about an hour they took me for my vitals. Then started to put me back in the waiting room. I asked how much longer and at first they wouldn't say until i told them i was on my lunch...more
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