Dr. Sameer Azhak, MD

Dr. Sameer Azhak, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 43
(9)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Sameer Azhak, MD is a cardiology specialist in Wayne, NJ and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from George Washington School Of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in cardiology.

246 Hamburg Tpke Ste 201

Wayne, NJ 07470

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas

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

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 90% of peers
Heart Disease
high
more than 89% of peers
Chest Pain
high
more than 87% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Azhak "We provide state of the art advanced cardio-vascular care with emphasis on prevention and minimizing need for prescription medications, stents and open heart surgery through maximizing the impact of lifestyle and dietary modification. My goal is minimize your risk for heart disease and I strive to achieve this goal by maximizing your own body's potential to protect you from heart disease through the healing effects of a whole foods plant based diet."
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Specialties

  • Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • 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 Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • 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
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Rutgers University / New Brunswick Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • George Washington School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Seton Hall Univeristy- Internal Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Seton Hall University- Internal Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Seton Hall University- Cardiovascular Disease
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Azhak has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Azhak's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Azhak to family and friends
3.9
based on 9 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
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Dr. Azhak's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Wayne, NJ
I would not recommend Dr. Sameer because of the nasty person that spoke to me on the phone. She did not have the patience to answer my questions it seems that she was bothered. I gave Dr. Sameer Azhak facilty a 1 star because I can not give it a zero. The person who answered my call was very rude...more
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in Wayne, NJ
I love dr azhak!! My grandmother was his patient. And Thank God we found him!! I have never seen someone take the amount of time as he did to make sure me( the family) was at ease. He explained everything to me! My grandma loved him! & trusted his opinion 110%. She always said to me if dr azhak...more
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in Franklin Lakes, NJ
Dr. Azhak is a great doctor who takes his time with his patients and is very knowledgeable in his field. His office is amazing and the staff is very caring as well.
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