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Saad S. Ahmad, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical

Internal Medicine | College of Medicine

Education/Credentials
  • Fellowship: University of Cincinnati (Interventional Cardiology)
  • Fellowship: University of Cincinnati (Cardiovascular Disease)
  • Fellowship: University of Cincinnati (Heart Failure/Transplant)
  • Residency: University of Cincinnati (Internal Medicine)
  • Medical Degree: Aga Khan University
Board Certifications & Licenses

American Board of Internal Medicine (Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology) (Certification Date: 20181003)
American Board of Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Disease) (Certification Date: 20151006)
American Board of Internal Medicine (Certification Date: 20110817) - (Recertification Date: 20210901)
American Board of Internal Medicine (Interventional Cardiology) (Certification Date: 20161006)

Specialties

Cardiovascular Disease
Heart Failure/Transplant
Internal Medicine
Interventional Cardiology

Contact Information

Clinical Interests

Cardiology

Cardiology Interventional

Cardiovascular Disease

Heart Failure

Peer Reviewed Publications

Alhasan, Faysal; Rayes, Hamza; Girgla, Saavia; Kompella, Divya; Ali, Mahboob; Ahmad, Saad 2022. Percutaneous Ventricular Assist Device Fracture in the Right Ventricle and its Retrieval. JACC. Case reports, 4 15, 982-986

Taramasso, Maurizzio; Ahmad, Saad S 2022. A Road Less Traveled. JACC. Case reports, 4 7, 395-396

Waqar, Fahad; Athar, Muhammad W; Dwivedi, Alok K; Ahmad, Saad; Sanghvi, Saagar; Scott, Elonia; Khan, Naseer; Gerson, Myron C 2022. Visual patterns of breast attenuation artifacts in women and men with an upright and supine cadmiun-zinc-telluride camera. Journal of nuclear cardiology : official publication of the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, 29 4, 1976-1984

Moseley, Alex; Mazur, Wojciech; Ahmad, Saad 2021. Cardiac magnetic resonance imaging in unclear cases of ventricular interdependence: a case series. European heart journal. Case reports, 5 7, ytab223

Athar, Muhammad W; Waqar, Fahad; Dwivedi, Alok K; Ahmad, Saad; Sanghvi, Saagar; Scott, Elonia; Khan, Naseer; Gerson, Myron C 2019. Effects of gender and defect reversibility on detection of coronary disease with an upright and supine cadmium-zinc-telluride camera. Journal of nuclear cardiology : official publication of the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, ,

Kingsley, Clotilde; Ahmad, Saad; Pappachan, John; Khambekar, Sujata; Smith, Thomas; Gardiner, Diane; Shambrook, James; Baskar, Shankar; Moore, Ryan; Veldtman, Gruschen 2018. Right ventricular contractile reserve in tetralogy of Fallot patients with pulmonary regurgitation. Congenital heart disease, 13 2, 288-294

Ahmad, Saad S; Gerson, Myron C 2017. Sympathetic drive stimulating diastolic dysfunction? Journal of nuclear cardiology : official publication of the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, ,

Ahmad, Saad; Jamali, Hina K; Waqar, Fahad; Harris, David M 2016. Cardiac Tamponade Physiology Secondary to Tense Ascites. Cardiology, 134 4, 423-5

Ahmad, Saad; Wilt, Heath 2016. Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation and Valvular Heart Disease. The open cardiovascular medicine journal, 10 , 110-6

Ahmad, Saad; Gujja, Pradeep; Naz, Tehmina; Ying, Jun; Dunlap, Stephanie H; Shizukuda, Yukitaka 2015. Clinical significance of left atrial volume in clinical outcomes of heart transplant recipients. Journal of cardiothoracic surgery, 10 , 96

Ahmad, Saad; Bhatti, Sabha; Shizukuda, Yukitaka 2013. Continuing medical education activity in echocardiography. Echocardiography (Mount Kisco, N.Y.), 30 2, 190

Ahmad, Saad; Bhatti, Sabha; Shizukuda, Yukitaka 2013. Functional assessment of donor and recipient left atrium in heart transplant patients using full-volume three-dimensional echocardiography. Echocardiography (Mount Kisco, N.Y.), 30 2, 191-5

Gottula, Adam L; Shaw, Christopher R; Milligan, Justine; Chuko, Jonathan; Lauria, Michael; Swiencki, Amy; Bonomo, Jordan; Ahmad, Saad; Hinckley, William R; Gorder, Kari L . Impella in Transport: Physiology, Mechanics, Complications, and Transport Considerations. Air medical journal, 41 1, 114-127