Dr. Simon Shakar, MD

Dr. Simon Shakar, MD

Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. Simon Shakar, MD is an advanced heart failure & transplant cardiology specialist in Englewood, CO and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from St. Joseph University Beirut, Lebanon in 1989 and specializes in advanced heart failure & transplant cardiology and cardiology.

499 E Hampden Ave Ste 300

Englewood, CO 80113

Contact Information

(877) 225-5654

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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No malpractice claims found for Colorado
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Shakar's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Congestive Heart Failure
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shakar treats Congestive Heart Failure more than 57% of his peers

Dr. Shakar treats this condition more than 57% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Congestive Heart Failure, Left-Sided
  • Congestive Heart Failure, Right-Sided
Cardiomyopathy
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shakar treats Cardiomyopathy more than 37% of his peers

Dr. Shakar treats this condition more than 37% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atrial Cardiomyopathy With Heart Block
  • Cardiomyopathy 1, Familial Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy Due to Anthracyclines
  • Cardiomyopathy, Alcoholic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Chagas
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated 10
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect Type 1
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect Type 2
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, Idiopathic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, With Woolly Hair and Keratoderma
  • Cardiomyopathy, Familial Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Fatal Fetal, Due to Myocardial Calcification
  • Cardiomyopathy, Fetal Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypogonadism, Collagenoma Syndrome
  • Cardiomyopathy, Infantile Histiocytoid
  • Cardiomyopathy, Takotsubo
  • Cardiomyopathy, X-Linked, Fatal Infantile
Heart Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shakar treats Heart Disease more than 34% of his peers

Dr. Shakar treats this condition more than 34% of his peers

Dr. Shakar's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Autonomic Disorders
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 Stress Test
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 Disease (CAD)
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Impella Device
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Septal Defect
Syncope
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease
Ventricular Assist Device

About Me

Biography

Dr. Simon Shakar, MD is an advanced heart failure & transplant cardiology specialist in Englewood, CO and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from St. Joseph University Beirut, Lebanon in 1989 and specializes in advanced heart failure & transplant cardiology and cardiology.

Specialties

  • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology
  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • University Of Colorado (University Hospital) Program
    Fellowship Hospital
  • University Of Mississippi Medical Center Program
    Residency Hospital
  • University Of Mississippi Medical Center Program
    Internship Hospital
  • 1989
    St. Joseph University Beirut, Lebanon
    Medical School
    1989

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