Dr. Tariq Hafiz, MD

Dr. Tariq Hafiz, MD

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Cardiology  |  
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56 y/o
(9)

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Dr. Tariq Hafiz, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Pottsville, PA. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 25 years.

LVPG Cardiology-Claude A Lord Blvd

106 S Claude A Lord Blvd

Pottsville, PA 17901
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Chest Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers
Aortic Valve Disease
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    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 Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Dow Medical College, Dow University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Tucson Hospital Med Ed Program
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Tucson Hospital Med Ed Program
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Hahnemann University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hafiz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Pakistani
  • Punjabi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Hafiz does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Hafiz and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Hafiz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hafiz to family and friends
4.1
based on 9 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Hafiz's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Pottsville, PA |
I was told about 3 months ago that I have this irregular heart A fib . I heard Dr Hafiz talk about this condition in a local hospital lecture . I was very impressed by his talk and the way that he explained this disease of mine . I then saw Dr Hafiz in consult at his office . He was very kind ,...more
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Barnesville, PA |
Dr. Hafiz is an extremely intelligent and caring physician. He went above and beyond with regards to taking his time and explaining information and treatment options during an appointment in which I attended with my father after my dad's recent diagnosis of CHF. My father has been seeing Dr....more
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in Pottsville, PA |
Arrogant, rude, and incessantly kept farting.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Hafiz accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Hafiz has admitting privileges

Lehigh Valley Hospital - Muhlenberg
2545 Schoenersville Rd
Bethlehem, PA 18017
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Lehigh Valley Hospital - Cedar Crest
1200 S Cedar Crest Blvd
Allentown, PA 18103
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Lehigh Valley Hospital - 17th Street
1627 Chew St
Allentown, PA 18102
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Schuylkill Medical Center South Jackson Street
420 S Jackson St
Pottsville, PA 17901
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Schuylkill Medical Center East Norwegian Street
700 E Norwegian St
Pottsville, PA 17901
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