Dr. Tarek El-Sherif, MD

Dr. Tarek El-Sherif, MD

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Age 44
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Dr. Tarek El-Sherif, MD is a cardiology specialist in Hagerstown, MD and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in cardiology and internal medicine.

11110 Medical Campus Rd Ste 223

Hagerstown, MD 21742

Contact Information

(240) 203-9000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. El-Sherif performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Chest Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cardiovascular Stress Test
very high
more than 92% of peers
Hypertensive Heart Disease
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. El-Sherif's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

38  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • 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)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • 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
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Symptoms, Heart
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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16  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • New York Hospital-Presbyterian
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • New York Hospital-Presbyterian
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Georgetown University-Washington Hospital Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. El-Sherif has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. El-Sherif's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. El-Sherif to family and friends
5 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. El-Sherif'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 (3)

Positive experience with Dr. El-Sherif. Takes time with patient to listen and offers advice. Is not high pressure when there are several options regarding treatment.
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My husband has been seeing Dr El-sherif for 4 yrs and I love him. He speaks straight and doesn't beat around the bush he takes time and sits back to discuss care with his patients
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My only experience with the doctor was one visit in my hospital room after my heart procedure.He explained what was done.I can`t remember our whole conversation but he answered my questions and advised me of my limitations.And gave the nurses follow up instructions for me to follow.He did not...more
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