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Dr. Rasheed Ahmed

Dr. Rasheed Ahmed

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DM - Cardiology, MD - General Medicine

Cardiologist

9 Years Experience Overall  (7 years as specialist)

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Dr. Rasheed Ahmed is a Cardiologist in Vidhyadhar Nagar, Jaipur and has an experience of 9 years in this field. Dr. Rasheed Ahmed practices at Manipal Hospitals in Vidhyadhar Nagar, Jaipur. He completed DM - Cardiology from SMS Medical College, Jaipur in 2013 and MD - General Medicine from RNT Medical College, Udaipur in 2005. He is a member of Medical Council of India (MCI). Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Device closure for congenital heart diseases,FFR (Fractional flow reserve),PAMI,BP Monitoring and Trans-esophageal ECHO etc.

Vidhyadhar Nagar, Jaipur

Manipal Hospitals

3.5

Sector 5, Main Sikar Road, Landmark: Main Sikar Road, Jaipur

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Mon, Wed, Fri

10:30 - 05:00

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Common questions & answers

Q: What does a Heart specialist do?

A: A heart specialist carries out tests to identify abnormal heart rhythms, blood vessel blockages and heart murmurs. He or she helps provide treatment to people with heart problems, or who have had heart failure or heart attack. Heart specialists also help people decide about placing stents, heart surgeries, and procedures like heart catheterization and angioplasty.

Q: When do you need to see a cardiologist?

A: You need to visit a cardiologist if you: • Experience chest pain • Experience dizziness, palpitations or shortness of breath • Have a high blood pressure • Have chronic kidney disease • Have a history of smoking • Have peripheral artery disease • Have diabetes • Have a family history of high cholesterol or heart diseases • You have a sedentary lifestyle

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

A: The cardiologist will go through your medical history in detail at your first visit. He/she will do an assessment of risk factors for coronary artery disease. Your heart rate and blood pressure measurements as well as an electrocardiogram might be taken. The cardiologist will perform a complete vascular and cardiac physical exam.

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

A: Heart-specialists might order one or more of these tests to detect blockages in your arteries: • A positron emission tomography (PET) scan • Cholesterol screening blood tests like lipid profile • A magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan • Electrocardiogram • Chest X-ray • Angiogram • Ultrasound • A computerized tomography (CT) scan • Echocardiogram along or with a cardiac stress test

Q: Can you see a heart-specilist directly?

A: You might need a referral from your family doctor if your insurance plan requires you to take it. Otherwise, you can visit a cardiologist without a reference, if you suspect heart disease.

Services

Device closure for congenital heart diseases
FFR (Fractional flow reserve)
PAMI
BP Monitoring
Trans-esophageal ECHO
Dobutamine Stress Test

Specializations

Education

DM - Cardiology - SMS Medical College, Jaipur, 2013
MD - General Medicine - RNT Medical College, Udaipur, 2005

Memberships

Medical Council of India (MCI)

Experience

CONSULTANT, CARDIAC SCIENCES at Manipal Hospital

Registrations

19537 Rajasthan Medical Council, 2000
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