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Dr. Ashok K Omar

Dr. Ashok K Omar

Dr. Ashok K Omar

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MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Cardiology

Cardiologist

37 Years Experience Overall  (33 years as specialist)

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Dr. Ashok is Cardiologist at Fortis Escorts and Heart Institute, Okhla, New Delhi

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Okhla, Delhi

Fortis Escorts and Heart Institute

4.0

Okhla Road, New Friends Colony, Landmark: Sukdhev Vihar Metro Station, Delhi

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Mon, Thu - Fri

10:00 - 02:00

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Common questions & answers

Q: What does a Heart specialist do?

A: Heart specialists or cardiologists diagnose and treat diseses related to heart and blood vessels. They are trained to assess heart health and read electrocardiogram, etc.

Q: When do you need to see a cardiologist?

A: You can visit a heart specialist if your physician refers you for symptoms like shortness of breath, dizziness, chest pain, changes in heart beat or high blood pressure

Q: What to expect at your first visit to heart specialist?

A: A heart specialist will evaluate your medical history and risk factors for major blood vesel disease. Your heart rate, blood pressure and electrocardiogram will be obtained. You will also go through complete cardiovascular examination.

Q: How do heart-specialist check for blocked arteries?

A: Heart specialists check for blocked arteries with tests like chloesterol screening, electrocardiogram (ECG) chest X-Ray, coronary CT Scan, ultrasound, echocardiogram, and angiogram.

Q: Can you see a heart-specilist directly?

A: You can go to a heart specialist directly if you suspect there is a risk of genetically related heart disease in your family which means any of your blood relative had an early onset (below age of 55 for men and 65 for women). A heart specialist can help you to assess the risk factor of you getting that disease and give you treatment regarding the same.

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Awards and Recognitions

Distinguished clinical services for EHIRC by President of India Dr. Abdul Kalam on occasion of ISMICS
"Swajatiya Bhushan" by Omar Vaishya Mahasabha - 2006
Social & Medical service Award from Gopi Krishan Dharmada Trust - 2003
Reorganization in Asia Pacific "Who is who book Index".

Education

MBBS - GSVM Medical College Kanpur, 1977
MD - General Medicine - GSVM Medical College Kanpur, 1981
DM - Cardiology - National Heart Institute, 1987

Memberships

Delhi Medical Council

Experience

1982 - 1989 Doctor at National Heart Institute
1988 - Present Senior Consultant at Fortis Escorts

Registrations

6714 Delhi Medical Council, 2000
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