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Dr. Saima Zafar, MD
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Dr. Saima Zafar, MD

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    Overview

    Dr. Saima Zafar, MD is a Cardiologist (Heart Specialist), who primarily practices in Des Moines, IA. She is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine. Dr. Zafar completed her residency at Washington Hosp Ctr, Cardiovascular Diseases; Washington Hosp Ctr, Internal Medicine. Dr. Zafar is fluent in English and is currently seeing new patients. Dr. Zafar’s practice accepts Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS), Cigna, Humana Health, Medicare, UnitedHealthcare and other major insurance plans. To book an appointment or to confirm insurance options, please call Dr. Zafar’s office at (515) 263-2400.
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    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Cardiologist (Heart Specialist)

    Education & Training

    Washington Hosp Ctr, Cardiovascular Diseases; Washington Hosp Ctr, Internal Medicine (Residency)

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Internal Medicine

    Medical Conditions Treated

    conditions treated by a Cardiologist (Heart Specialist), like Dr. Saima Zafar, may include:

    Please contact Dr. Zafar's office for more information or to schedule a consultation.

    Medical Procedures Performed

    procedures performed by a Cardiologist (Heart Specialist), like Dr. Saima Zafar, may include:

    Cardiology Consultation, Cardiovascular Screening Visit, Carotid Doppler, Echocardiogram, ECG / EKG, Holter Monitor, Nuclear Stress Test, Treadmill Stress Test, Cholesterol / Lipids Checkup, Stent Consultation, Coronary Angiography, Bypass Surgery Consultation - CABG, Minimally Invasive Bypass Consultation - OPCAB, Heart Valve Surgery Consultation, Heart Malformation Surgery Consultation, Chest Wall Surgery Consultation, Diaphragm Surgery Consultation, Heart Transplant Consultation, Heart Strengthening / Recovery, Cardiology Follow Up, Stent Follow Up, Bypass Surgery Follow Up - CABG, Minimally Invasive Bypass Follow Up - OPCAB, Heart Valve Surgery Follow Up, Heart Malformation Surgery Follow Up, Heart Transplant Follow Up, Thoracic Surgery, Chest Wall Surgery Follow Up, Right Heart Catheterization, Diaphragm Surgery Follow Up, Anticoagulation Management, Fetal Heart Monitoring, Arterial Doppler, Heart Failure / Transplant Consultation, Heart Failure / Transplant Follow Up, Heart Transplant, Lung Surgery Follow Up, Pediatric Heart Transplant Consultation, Pediatric Heart Transplant Follow Up, Cardiac Biopsy, Cardiac MRI, Cardiac PET Scan, Cardiology Emergency, Heart Health Consultation, Cardiothoracic Surgery Consultation, Cardiac Testing, Cardiac Rehabilitation, Mechanical Circulatory Support, Esophagectomy, Esophageal Surgery Consultation, Congenital Heart Disease Screening Visit, Exercise Stress Test, Bicuspid Aortic Valve Repair, Ventricle Repair, Tricuspid Atresia Repair, Ventricular Septal Defect Repair, Congenital Cardiac Surgery Follow Up, Congenital Cardiac Surgery Consultation, Absent Pulmonary Valve Repair, Aortic Stenosis Repair, Aortopulmonary Window Repair, Marfan Syndrome Repair, Balloon Septostomy, Cardiac Cath Pre-Procedure, Mitral Regurgitation Evaluation, Left Atrian Appendage Closure, Congenital Heart Defect Correction, Thoracic Anesthesia, Transesophageal Echocardiography, Cardiac Pre-Surgery Clearance, Cavitation, Mediastinoscopy, Thoracoscopic Sympathectomy, Aortic Valve Repair / Replacement, Mitral Valve Repair / Replacement, Anomalous Coronary Artery Angiography, Port-A-Cath Insertion and Removal, Nissen Fundoplication, Robotic Thoracic Surgery, PTCA Follow Up, Cardiac Catheterization Second Opinion, Cardiology Second Opinion, Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR), Tricuspid Valve Repair / Replacement, Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting (CABG) Surgery, Pericardiocentesis, Implantable Cardiac Monitor (ICM) and Cardiovascular Surgery Consultation

    For detailed information, please contact Dr. Zafar's office.

    Insurances

    Top Insurances

    • Aetna

    • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)

    • Cigna

    • Humana Health

    • Medicare

    • UnitedHealthcare

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    Locations

    Practice At 1301 Penn Avenue Suite 100

    1301 Penn Avenue

    Suite 100

    Des Moines, IA 50316

    (515) 263-2400

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. Saima Zafar accepting new patients?

    Yes, Dr. Saima Zafar is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Dr. Saima Zafar offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Zafar's office at (515) 263-2400 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Dr. Saima Zafar offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Zafar's office at (515) 263-2400 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Dr. Saima Zafar speak?

    Dr. Saima Zafar speaks English.

    Which board certifications does Dr. Saima Zafar have?

    Dr. Saima Zafar is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

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