Dr. Salman Ashfaq, MD

Dr. Salman Ashfaq, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 46
Dr. Salman Ashfaq, MD is a cardiology specialist in Gainesville, GA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from King Edward Medical College in 1994 and specializes in cardiology, cardiovascular & metabolic diseases, and more.

1287 Sims St

Gainesville, GA 30501

Contact Information

(678) 430-3110

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
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Chest Pain
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Cardiovascular Stress Test
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ashfaq "I believe in providing intensive and preventive cardiac care in the most cost effective manner. Myself and my office staff want all our patients to feel like they are family and understand that we care deeply for their well being."

5  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Adult Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular & Metabolic Diseases
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Nuclear Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

56  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • 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 Hand Anomaly
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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28  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

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  • King Edward Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Emory University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Washington U/B Jh/Slch Conc
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Emory University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Fellow of the American College of Cardiology, 2004
  • Fellow of the Society of Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, 2005
Media & Publications

Dr. Ashfaq has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Salman Ashfaq, MD
I was shocked to find out I had Atrial Fibrillation. My doctor sent me to Dr Ashfaq 3 mos ago. for testing and diagnosis. What a great team of medical prosessionals he has. Testing was fast and correct, again I was shocked to have anything although I did feel tired. But Dr Ashfaq is fabulous...Read More
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surprised heart patient in Mount Airy, GA – Aug 15, 2018
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Dr. Ash took care of heart issues for both my parents. He is a really skilled Cardiologist who really cares about his patients and has an excellent office staff supporting him, You know when he walks into the room that he has all the prior information and always seems to know right away how to...Read More
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Buford, GA – Oct 09, 2017
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Really compassionate Doctor. Staff is also very helpful. Had a procedure by him at the hospital with a wonderful experience and I felt better right away.
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Cumming, GA – Oct 30, 2016
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Dr. Ashfaq is a get kind and caring professional. He has taken excellent care of my husband for 3 years His humaness and compassion are rarely found in medicine today We thank him so much for all the superior care he has provided to us.
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Bob Dawkins in Gainesville Ga – Aug 20, 2016
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Had a great experience. He took the time to explain everything about my heart problems. I felt very comfortable with the options presented. His staff is also very helpful. i actually have my mother under his care as well now.
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