Dr. Saurabh Dhawan, MD

Dr. Saurabh Dhawan, MD

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Age 39
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Dr. Saurabh Dhawan, MD is a cardiology specialist in Buford, GA and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from University Of Mumbai/King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College in 2002 and specializes in cardiology, nuclear cardiology, and more.Read his story

4700 Nelson Brogdon Blvd Ste 200

Buford, GA 30518

Contact Information

(678) 430-3110

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
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Top Care Areas

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Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 98% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 95% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Dr. Dhawan's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Dhawan "It delights me to be part of a busy cardiology practice that serves the rapidly growing Northeast Metro Atlanta area. I went to Medical School at the University of Mumbai in India, completed my residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center and then went on complete my fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease at Emory University. At Emory University, I was actively involved in cutting edge research using intravascular ultrasound and flow data to construct complex fluid hemodynamic models in collaboration with the Dean of Biomedical Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology. I have been on the front end of conducting several clinical trials, have presented my work at several regional and national conferences and have authored and co-authored over 40 manuscripts and book chapters. My focus of interest has been studying plaque progression in the coronary arteries and cardiovascular imaging. After spending 6 wonderful and insightful years at Emory, I joined Dr. Salman Ashfaq at Cardiovascular Clinic of North Georgia and over time as a team we have developed a busy practice that serves the Northeast Metro Atlanta area which I have come to call 'home' now. I really enjoy taking care of my fellow citizens and being part of the community. I see patients in the outpatient setting at our clinics in Gainesville, Braselton, Buford and Johns Creek and admit to Northeast Georgia Medical Center and Emory Johns Creek Hospital. I routinely interpret transthoracic, transesophageal, 3 dimensional, stress and dobutamine echocardiograms; non-invasive vascular diagnostic imaging that spans carotid duplex, peripheral arterial duplex, renal artery duplex and abdominal aortic imaging and perform left and right heart catheterization via transradial approach. I am board certified in Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine, Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology and Vascular Imaging."
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6  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Adult Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiology
  • Invasive Cardiology
  • Nuclear Cardiology
  • Preventive Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

50  Conditions Treated

  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Blood Vessel Blockage
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Intermittent Claudication
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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26  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

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

Education

  • University Of Mumbai/King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Albert Einstein Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University of Tennessee Health Science Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Emory University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School
    Other Education | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dhawan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dhawan's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dhawan to family and friends
11 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Dhawan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

I can wholeheartedly recommend Dr. Dhawan. I first started seeing him on an emergency basis and he has done an excellent job of diagnosing and treating my problems. He is unfailingly courteous, really listens and is very patient in explaining the necessity for various treatments and making sure...more
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I started to have increase chest pain and shortness of breath this summer of July 2017. I was a little hesitant of my results from the echocardiogram. However, Dr. Dhawan reassured my diagnosis and thoroughly explained in great detail of what type of treatments I may need to repair my Atrial...more
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I have never had any issue with my heart, but during a routine physical I was told that I needed to visit a cardiologist. I was extremely afraid of what might be the case, so I reluctantly followed through on setting up my appointment. From the first call to my final diagnosis (I'm perfectly fine),...more
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Finding a doctor that is both skilled AND compassionate is difficult to find, but that is indeed what you have with Dr. Dhawan. In 2015 my mom was diagnosed with Atrial Fibrillation. Dr. Dhawan has cared for her for two years and even ‘gone to bat’ for her recently when she needed a pacemaker (the...more
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5 stars are not enough for Dr. Dhawan. He is truly amazing. Always takes his time, asks questions and referrers other specialists when needed. He went as far as calling another doctor and having a procedure scheduled for the following week when the wait time was over 30 days. He researched and...more
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