Dr. Umar Shakur, DO

Cardiology •  Male • Age 42
  
Dr. Shakur
Telehealth services available

Saint Vincent Hsptl Crdlgy Fllw

123 Summer St Worcester, MA 01608

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(508) 363-6330

Dr. Umar Shakur, DO is a Cardiology Specialist in Worcester, MA. Dr. Shakur has more experience with Cardiac Care, Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders, and Congenital Cardiac Disorders than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with Carney Hospital. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Shakur to book an appointment.


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Dr. Shakur accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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Practice Areas

Cardiac Care

Cardiac care specialists diagnose and treat general cardiac conditions such as high blood pressure, angina, and arrhythmias through procedures including cardiovascular stress tests, ablation therapy, and heart valve surgery.Compare with other Cardiac Care specialists.

Typically treats 60% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 21 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shakur treats Heart Disease more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Shakur treats this condition more than 91% of their peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shakur treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Shakur treats this condition more than 89% of their peers

Cardiomegaly
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shakur treats Cardiomegaly more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Shakur treats this condition more than 87% of their peers

Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders

Adult congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as arrythmias and mitral valve disease, that have been present from birth to adulthood.Compare with other Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 64% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Mitral Valve Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shakur treats Mitral Valve Disease more than 80% of their peers

Dr. Shakur treats this condition more than 80% of their peers

Aortic Valve Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shakur treats Aortic Valve Disease more than 73% of their peers

Dr. Shakur treats this condition more than 73% of their peers

Arrhythmias
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shakur treats Arrhythmias more than 60% of their peers

Dr. Shakur treats this condition more than 60% of their peers

Congenital Cardiac Disorders

Congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as septal defections and Ebstein's anomaly, that are present from birth.Compare with other Congenital Cardiac Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 64% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Congenital Heart Defects
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shakur treats Congenital Heart Defects more than 68% of their peers

Dr. Shakur treats this condition more than 68% of their peers

Septal Defect
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shakur treats Septal Defect more than 61% of their peers

Dr. Shakur treats this condition more than 61% of their peers

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Dr. Shakur's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • 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)
  • 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
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • 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
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Biography

Dr. Umar Shakur, DO is a Cardiology Specialist in Worcester, MA. Dr. Shakur has more experience with Cardiac Care, Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders, and Congenital Cardiac Disorders than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with Carney Hospital. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Shakur to book an appointment.

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Awards

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Locations

Saint Vincent Hsptl Crdlgy Fllw

Saint Vincent Hospital123 Summer St Worcester, MA 01608
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Carney Hospital

Dorchester, MA

67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average