Dr. Waqar Cheema, MD

Cardiology  |  
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Age 56
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Dr. Waqar Cheema, MD
MBBS/MD in medicine, with Medical and Cardiology training from Europe and the USA. M. Phil in Cardiology and Advanced Heart Failure Management from London University (UK).

825 Washington St Ste 320

Norwood, MA 02062

Contact Information

(781) 762-6581

Dr. Waqar Cheema, MD

Dr. Waqar Cheema, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Care Philosophy

Prevention is better than cure.
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Dr. Cheema's Experience

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Dr. Cheema's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Cardiology
  • Board certified in Cardiovascular Disease
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Cardiology
1

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
40

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • 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)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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 The Punjab / King Edward Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Mayo Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Norfolk and Norwich Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • St Elizabeths Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • King's College Hospital, London, England
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • St Elizabeth's Medical Center Of Boston
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cheema has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Punjabi
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cheema's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cheema to family and friends
4.6
based on 10 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Cheema'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)
Sharon, MA |
Nice Doctor Available when you need him. Top on your lab results. And health issues
Dedham, MA |
Dr. Cheema is the best. He is intelligent, hard-working, compassionate, empathetic, polite and kind. When you are seeing him, you never feel rushed and all your questions are answered to your satisfaction.
in Norwood, MA |
Dr. Cheema treats and manages my mothers healthcare. He is a kind, thoughtful and knowledgeable doctor. He takes time and listens. Just great guy,
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Dr. Cheema accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan
    Tufts PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Cheema has admitting privileges

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St. Elizabeth's Medical Center
736 Cambridge St
Brighton, MA 02135
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Norwood Hospital
800 Washington St
Norwood, MA 02062
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