Ahmad Abdul-Karim, M.D.

Specialties:

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Dr. Ahmad Abdul-Karim is Board Certified in Cardiovascular Disease and Cardiac Electrophysiology.

Dr. Abdul-Karim earned his medical degree from the Damascus University School of Medicine. He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Cleveland, Ohio.  He also completed a cardiology fellowship at the University of Vermont and a cardiac electrophysiology fellowship at the University of Vermont and Cleveland Clinic Foundation. Dr. Abdul-Karim has authored and co-authored many publications in national and international medical journals.

Dr. Abdul-Karim's expertise includes Cardiac electrophysiology, pacemaker and ICD implementation, and radiofrequency ablations of arrhythmias.

Contact Information

http://www.heartlandcardio.com/

Locations

Profile

Gender:

Male

Experience

Year began practicing: 2000

Year joined staff: 2007

Education

1993
Damascus University - Syria

Residency

2000
Cleveland Clinic Foundation

Fellowship

2006
University of Vermont

Board Certified

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease

Accepted Insurance

  • HUMANA HEALTH PLANS-EPO, HMO, POS
  • UNICARE (HEALTHLINK)-PPO
  • CAPP CARE-PPO
  • CATERPILLAR-PPO
  • HFN, INC.-PPO, WORKERS COMPENSATION
  • MEDICAID-MEDICAID
  • (GENERAL)-HMO
  • BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD-HMO, PPO
  • CIGNA-HMO, POS, PPO
  • PERSONALCARE-HMO
  • AETNA-HMO, POS, PPO
  • BLUECARE DIRECT-HMO
  • MEDICARE-MEDICARE

Other Specialties

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease

Accepting Referrals

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Areas Of Interest

Abnormal Heart Rhythms, Cardiac Electrophysiology, Cardiac Risk Evaluation, Cardiovascular Diseases, Cholesterol, Congestive Heart Failure (CHF), Electrophysiology/ Arrhythmias, Heart Disease, Hypertension (High Blood Pressure), Interventional Cardiology, Pacemakers

Physicians on Silver Cross Hospital’s Medical Staff have expertise in their areas of practice to meet the needs of patients seeking their care. These physicians are independent practitioners on the Medical Staff and are not the agents or employees of Silver Cross Hospital. They treat patients based upon their independent medical judgment and they bill patients separately for their services.