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Arif Ahmad, MD

CLINICAL ASST PROF

CARDIOVASCULAR MEDICINE

1 S PARK ST
MADISON, WI 53715-1375

(608) 287-2297




Biography

Education

  • University of the Punjab, Pakistan – MBBS (equivalent of MD)

  • Saint Barnabas Hospital, New York – Residency in Internal Medicine

  • University of Wisconsin, Sinai Samaritan Medical Center, Saint Luke's Medical Center, and Milwaukee Heart Institute – Fellowship in Cardiovascular Medicine

  • University of Wisconsin, Sinai Samaritan Medical Center, and Saint Luke's Medical Center – Fellowship in Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Professional Activities

Dr. Arif Ahmad is a faculty member in the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine within the Department of Medicine. As a clinical cardiologist and cardiac electrophysiologist, Dr. Ahmad provides care to patients with cardiovascular disorders including cardiac arrhythmias. He is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology, a Fellow of the Heart Rhythm Society, a founding member of the Society of Cardiovascular CT, and member of the American Heart Association, Wisconsin Medical Society, Association of Physicians of Pakistani Descent of North America, and the Pakistan National Heart Association.

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Ahmad’sclinical interests include electrophysiology therapies and procedures for arrhythmias including pacemaker and defibrillator implants, biventricular pacemakers. electrophysiology studies, ablations, syncope workup including tilt table testing and loop recorder implants. He also performs a range of non-invasive cardiology techniques including stress testing, nuclear cardiology procedures, coronary computed tomography (CT), transesophageal echocardiography (TEE), 2-dimensional echocardiogram, and Holter monitor test. His invasive cardiology interests include cardiac catheterization.