Dr. Ijaz Ahmad, M.D., F.A.C.C., is an experienced cardiologist, skilled in the diagnosis and treatment of an array of heart-related diseases and conditions in patients from Park Slope and throughout Brooklyn, NY. At Park Slope Cardiac and Diagnostic, Dr. Ahmad offers patient-centered care for issues like congestive heart failure (CHF), coronary artery disease (CAD), peripheral vascular disease (PVD and PAD) and chest pain. With advanced training in cardiac diagnostic imaging, Dr. Ahmad is skilled in performing echocardiograms, nuclear stress testing and ultrasounds, as well as cardiac catheterization and other minimally-invasive procedures.
A fellow of the American College of Cardiology (F.A.C.C.), Dr. Ahmad specializes in non-invasive and minimally-invasive cardiology to help patients get the care they need while avoiding surgery whenever possible. He and his team at Park Slope Cardiac and Diagnostic are committed to providing the highest quality care throughout every phase of treatment. Patients receive compassionate, customized care focused on their needs and based on in-depth evaluations using state-of-the-art testing and diagnostic techniques and technology for long-term health and wellness. With an emphasis on prevention and education, Dr. Ahmad helps patients understand their medical issues and risks, providing them with the education they need to enjoy better health and a better quality of life.
Dr. Ahmad completed his medical degree at Allama Iqbal Medical College, followed by a residency and internship at Interfaith Medical Center and a fellowship in cardiovascular diseases at New York Methodist Hospital. Widely published in top medical journals, including the International Journal of Cardiovascular Diseases and the Journal of Nuclear Cardiology, Dr. Ahmad was awarded the New York’s Top Doctors Award in 2016. Certified in nuclear cardiology by the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNC) and echocardiography by the National Board of Echocardiography (NBE), Dr. Ahmad maintains active memberships in several professional societies, including the American College of Cardiology, the American Society of Echocardiography, the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology and the American College of Physicians.
Park Slope Cardiac and Diagnostic welcomes new patients and accepts most major insurance plans. Dr. Ahmad speaks both English and Hindi.
All insurances accepted. Please contact the office for more information on insurance coverage.
"The staff was phenomenal. Very hard working, and even cared to take the time to get a little info about my situation to make it more clear to the doctor."
"Exceptionally good doctor and office staff. I will recommend to all. The stress test experience was great and I came out very happy."
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