Dr. Zulfikar Sharif, MD

Dr. Zulfikar Sharif, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Zulfikar Sharif, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Cincinnati, OH and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from University Of Toledo College Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

4030 Smith Rd Ste 300

Cincinnati, OH 45209

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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

Lung Surgery
normal
more than 59% of peers
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
normal
more than 57% of peers
Vascular Disease
normal
more than 54% of peers

Dr. Sharif'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sharif "Provides diagnostic and surgical care for patients with thoracic and cardiac illnesses in a team setting with our nurses. Special interest in diseases of the esophagus"

1  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

45  Conditions Treated

  • 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
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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43  Procedures

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Toledo College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Detroit Receiving Hospital University Health Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Detroit Receiving Hospital University Health Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University Of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sharif has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sharif's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sharif to family and friends
5 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Sharif'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Wonderful surgeon!! Confident, trustworthy and friendly. Great staff too. Thank you for all you do! Highly recommended!!
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Dr. Sharif saved my life. He is a great listener and very compassionate as well as skilled.
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Dr.Sharif saved my life. Had triple bypass surgery in Oct 2016.
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