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Dr. Amit Khera M.Sc and MD is a male Internist, has 12 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, and Cardiology.
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
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Patient comments (0)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Amit Khera is Excellent. Dr. Khera has been reviewed by 1 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Promptness 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Amit Khera, M.Sc, MD is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease.

  • He has special expertise in 13 areas:
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Calcinosis
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Chest Pain (Angina)
  • Cholesterol Management
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Block
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Unstable Angina

Education & Awards

Dr. Khera graduated from Baylor College of Medicine, Houston. He has 12 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Career Development Award in Clinical or Preventive Cardiology
AHA Trudy Bush Award For Cardiovascular Research in Women's Health
Outstanding Student Award Class of 1998
Alpha Omega Alpha (1997)
Excellence in Teaching Award Nominee
Excellence in Teaching Award Nominee (2002)
Career Development Award in Clinical or Preventive Cardiology (2006)
Outstanding Student Award Class of 1998 (1998)
Outstanding Teacher Award (2007)
Bridges to Excellence Recognition
Cardiac Care Recognition (2013 - 2015)
Level III
Physician Office Systems Recognition (2013 - 2015)
Level II

Affiliations

Dr. Khera has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • UT Southwestern University Hospital - Zale Lipshy 
  • Parkland Health & Hospital System 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Khera accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas - 3 plans
  • United Healthcare - 14 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 11 plans
  • Scott and White Health Plan - 2 plans
  • Humana - 14 plans
  • Cigna - 7 plans
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Spanish


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Where does Dr. Amit Khera practice?
Dr. Amit Khera practices Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, and Cardiology near Dallas, TX.
See Dallas Internists and Dallas Cardiologists.