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Dr. Saleem Akbar MD is a male Internist, has 21 years of experience and practices in Cardiovascular Disease.
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Dr. Saleem Akbar has 2 office locations.
Cardiovascular Physicians of North Texas
1105 Central Expy N
Ste 2230
Allen, TX 75013

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Locations and availability (2)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(15)
Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Saleem Akbar is Excellent. Dr. Akbar has been reviewed by 15 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.9
  • Currently 3.875 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
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Saleem Akbar, MD is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Heart Block
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • Unstable Angina

Education & Awards

Dr. Akbar graduated from Dow Medical College, Karachi. He has 4 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2012 - 2013)
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex
Cardiologist

Affiliations

Dr. Akbar has 14 hospital affiliations:

  • Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Azle 
  • Harris Methodist H E B 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • Aetna - 3 plans
  • United Healthcare - 20 plans
  • Unicare - 19 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois - 2 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas - 4 plans
  • Scott and White Health Plan - 2 plans
  • Humana - 11 plans
  • Cigna - 7 plans
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan

Languages

  • Hebrew
  • Hindi
  • Portuguese
  • Romanian
  • Spanish
  • Urdu


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Saleem Akbar practice?
Dr. Saleem Akbar practices Cardiovascular Disease near Allen, TX.
See Allen Cardiologists.