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Cardiologist (heart)
25 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (0)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Saima Zafar is Good. Dr. Zafar has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.3
Spends Time with Me 4.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. Saima Zafar, MD is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease.

  • She has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Heart Block
  • Heart Diseases
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Unstable Angina

Education & Awards

Dr. Zafar graduated from King Edward Medical University, Lahore. She has 2 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Zafar has 16 hospital affiliations:

  • Mercy Medical Center 
  • Skiff Medical Center 


  • Arabic
  • Hindi
  • Panjabi
  • Thai
  • Spanish
  • Urdu

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Additional Information
Dr. Saima Zafar MD is a female Internist, has 25 years of experience and practices in Cardiovascular Disease.
Where does Dr. Saima Zafar practice?
Dr. Saima Zafar has 1 office location.
Dr. Saima Zafar practices Cardiovascular Disease near West Des Moines, IA.
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