Dr. Wasim Ahmar, MD

Dr. Wasim Ahmar, MD

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Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
50 y/o
(26)

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Dr. Wasim Ahmar, MD is a cardiology specialist in Oviedo, FL and has been practicing for 26 years. He specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.Read his story

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
very high
more than 98% of peers
Cardiovascular Stress Test
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Ahmar'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.

Dr. Ahmar's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ahmar "We are committed to providing superior services to all patients, with a kind heart. Our staff works closely with referring physicians and surrounding hospitals to extend your care. We are also dedicated to educating our patients to help them achieve a healthy lifestyle. Our staff strives with continuous education being the main component with the ever changing medical field. in order to continue our devotion to your health, we have an on call physician available 24/7 for your convenience."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ahmar "We are committed to providing superior services to all patients, with a kind heart. Our staff works closely with referring physicians and surrounding hospitals to extend your care. We are also dedicated to educating our patients to help them achieve a healthy lifestyle. Our staff strives with continuous education being the main component with the ever changing medical field. in order to continue our devotion to your health, we have an on call physician available 24/7 for your convience."

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

52  Conditions Treated

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22  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • King Edward Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Saint Mary Hospital-Rochester Ny
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Medical College Of Ohio-Toledo Oh
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Hahnemann University Hospital-Philadelphia Pa
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Temple University Hospital-Philadelphia Pa
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ahmar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ahmar's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ahmar to family and friends
26 total reviews (14 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Ahmar'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 (14)

Dr. Ahmar saved my life. If I had of listen to other cardiologist I would not be here today. Excellent Dr. very professional staff I would recommend him to any of my family or friends. Staff stays on top of my needs as a patient and I will never change doctors. If you are looking for a great...more
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Dr Ahmar found and corrected a blockage that did not show up on any tests
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Let me start by saying almost 13 years ago Dr.Ahmar saved me from a stroke.I was at home putting some luggage in my car when the episode started,vertigo and all.I asked my wife to take me to the hospital.On the way there I passed out.At the hospital when I came to Dr. Ahmar was almost on top of me ...more
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I went into the hospital and Dr. Ahmar did a heart cath on me.He found 2 blocked arteries and put in 2 stents.The reason I'm writing this review is because of the way he and his staff worked together.This team worked like choreography.The Dr. introduced himself, and from there on it was...more
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He saved my life along with his associate Dr Yakoob, then recommended another specialist for another issue and he was great. He actually called the other doctor in front of me to make sure we were all on the same page. Dr Ahmar tells it like it is. He took a path of treatment that made me feel...more
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