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About Dr. Agha K Khan
Dr. Agha K Khan, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Oklahoma City, OK. He has 36 years of experience. His specialties include Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, Nuclear Cardiology and Cardiology. Dr. Khan is affiliated with Oklahoma Heart Hospital. Dr. Khan has received 1 award. He speaks English.
Dr. Agha K Khan has the following 4 specialties
- Internal Medicine
An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.
- Cardiovascular Disease
- Nuclear Cardiology
Rooted in general cardiology, nuclear cardiologists specialize in a specific, non-invasive imaging technique that's used to diagnose heart disease, evaluate how well your heart is pumping blood, or determine the size and place of a past heart attack.
They’re able to take pictures and video of your heart during stress tests, and in resting states, that allow them to diagnose patients as well as recommended treatments, medication and additional testing that might be needed. They often work closely with radiologists to assess the damage of a past heart attack or the patient's risk for future heart attacks.
Cardiologists are doctors who specialize in the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of conditions related to the heart and blood vessels.
A patient may be referred to a cardiologist if he experiences symptoms like chest pains, shortness of breath, dizziness, or high blood pressure. The physician will then evaluate your symptoms, take your health and family history and your weight. The cardiologist may order additional diagnostic tests, such as an echocardiogram, X-ray or blood tests. If necessary, the cardiologist may also call for a cardiac catheterization - a procedure in which a small tube is inserted into or near the heart that can take pictures of the heart's activity, or relieve blockage.
Once determining whether there is a heart condition, a cardiologist will treat a patient through cholesterol management, cardiac rehabilitation, and fitness. If surgical intervention is required, like open-heart surgery, a cardiologist will make that determination, but a cardiothoracic surgeon will perform the procedure.
- Heart Catheterization
- Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
- Nuclear Medicine
- Carotid Artery Diseases (CAD)
- High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
- Cardiac Arrhythmias
- Unstable Angina
- High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
- Heart Block
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
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Dr. Khan seems to be knowledgeable about his practice, however, it appears that he is not interested in follow-up after surgery. I had an appointment for 2 weeks after surgery. That appointment was cancelled because the office said he had clinicals and an appointment was made for a month later. When the time came for that appointment, the office said he had an emergency and was rescheduling all of his appointments. Now, my next appointment is two months out (3 1/2 months after surgery). I know things happen, but this doesn't seem right. Has anyone else experienced this with Dr. Kahn?
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Dr. Khan is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
36 Years Experience
King Edward Medical University
Graduated in 1982
Harlem Hospital Center
Dr. Agha K Khan accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS OK BlueChoice
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- Community Care PCC
- CommunityCare PPO Standard Network
- First Health PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Humana National POS
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
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Locations & DirectionsOklahoma Heart Hospital South Campus, 5224 E I 240 Service Rd, Oklahoma City, OK
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