Dr. Said Iskandar, MD

Cardiology •  Male • Age 44
  
Dr. Iskandar
Accepting new patients

Halifax Heart Center

2232 Wilborn Ave Ste A South Boston, VA 24592

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(434) 572-8977

Dr. Said Iskandar, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in South Boston, VA and has over 20 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Iskandar has more experience with Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders, Cardiac Care, and Implantable Cardiac Devices than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Lebanese University, faculty of medical sciences medical school in 2000. He is affiliated with Sentara Halifax Regional Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Iskandar to book an appointment.


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Dr. Iskandar accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Balanced-VA PPO
BlueCare-VA
BlueChoice Adv Open Access (Select Network)-VA
Bronze OAEPO-VA
Bronze-VA PPO
Commonwealth of Virginia
Essential KeyCare-VA
Gold OAEPO-VA
Gold-VA PPO
HealthKeepers Balanced OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze Pathway OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze with H.S.A-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze X (via Exchange)-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze-VA POS Plus
HealthKeepers Catastrophic X (via Exchange)-VA
HealthKeepers Catastrophic-VA
HealthKeepers Gold OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Gold Pathway OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Gold X (via Exchange)-VA
HealthKeepers Gold-VA
HealthKeepers Gold-VA POS
HealthKeepers Gold-VA POS Plus
HealthKeepers Platinum OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Silver OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Silver Pathway OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Silver X (via Exchange)-VA
HealthKeepers Silver-VA
HealthKeepers Silver-VA POS
HealthKeepers Silver-VA POS Plus
HealthKeepers-VA HMO
Healthy Virginian
Individual Basic BlueCare-VA
Individual Basic KeyCare-VA
Individual KeyCare HSA-VA
Individual KeyCare Preferred-VA
Individual KeyCare-VA
KeyCare Flexible Choice-VA
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KeyCare Healthsmart-VA
KeyCare-VA POS
KeyCare-VA PPO
Lumenos HSA-VA
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Option I-VA
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Pathway X Tiered Hospital Network-VA
Platinum OAEPO-VA
Platinum-VA PPO
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Silver-VA PPO
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KeyCare PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
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Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
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First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Iskandar

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Iskandar treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Iskandar treats other conditions, please contact the office at (434) 572-8977.

Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders

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 Cardiac Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 86% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 9 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Aortic Valve Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Iskandar treats Aortic Valve Disease more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Iskandar treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Arrhythmias
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Iskandar treats Arrhythmias more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Iskandar treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Atrial Fibrillation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Iskandar treats Atrial Fibrillation more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Iskandar treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Cardiac Care

Cardiac care specialists diagnose and treat general cardiac conditions such as high blood pressure, angina, and arrhythmias through procedures including cardiovascular stress tests, ablation therapy, and heart valve surgery.Compare with other Cardiac Care specialists.

Typically treats 79% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 25 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Hypertension
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Iskandar treats Hypertension more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Iskandar treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Iskandar treats Heart Disease more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Iskandar treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Hyperlipidemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Iskandar treats Hyperlipidemia more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Iskandar treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Implantable Cardiac Devices

Compare with other Implantable Cardiac Devices specialists.

Typically treats 58% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Iskandar performs Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair more than 60% of their peers

Dr. Iskandar performs this procedure more than 60% of their peers

Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Iskandar performs Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement more than 57% of their peers

Dr. Iskandar performs this procedure more than 57% of their peers

Electrophysiology

Electrophysiologists monitor, diagnose and treat abnormal heart rhythms through procedures such as electrocardiograms (EKGs) and pacemaker insertionsCompare with other Electrophysiology specialists.

Typically treats 54% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Cardiac Electrophysiology
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Iskandar performs Cardiac Electrophysiology more than 77% of their peers

Dr. Iskandar performs this procedure more than 77% of their peers

Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Iskandar performs Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors more than 77% of their peers

Dr. Iskandar performs this procedure more than 77% of their peers

Cardioversion, Elective
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Iskandar performs Cardioversion, Elective more than 75% of their peers

Dr. Iskandar performs this procedure more than 75% of their peers

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Dr. Iskandar's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • 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 Disease
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion
  • 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)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Inferior Vena Cava Filter
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Stress Echocardiogram
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

Dr. Iskandar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Iskandar

4.7

Based on 13 ratings

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About Me

Care Philosophy

Knowledge, good communication, and trust are key elements that drive our practice. We treat every patient as an individual who has his specific needs and...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

East Tennessee State University / Quillen College of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
East Tennessee State University / Quillen College of Medicine
Residency Hospital
East Tennessee State University / Quillen College of Medicine
Internship Hospital
2000
Lebanese University, faculty of medical sciences
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • French

Awards

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Locations

Halifax Heart Center

Halifax Heart Center2232 Wilborn Ave Ste A South Boston, VA 24592
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Sentara Halifax Regional Hospital

South Boston, VA

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

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