We found 1 provider matching cardiac catheterization and who accepts First Health near Blue Island, IL.
Dr. Faheem Ahmad's specialties are adult cardiology, interventional cardiology, and nuclear cardiology. In addition to English, Dr. Ahmad speaks Spanish. He is affiliated with Franciscan Alliance. His patients gave him an average rating of 2.5 out of 5 stars. He accepts Coventry, Viant, Community Care Network (CCN), and more. He welcomes new patients.
2013 Procedure Details
- Medicare Volume: 18
- Uninsured Cost: $1,483
- Medicare Cost: $696
- Take blood samples
- Inject dye for an angiogram
- Check for valve defects
- Measure oxygen and pressure levels within the heart chambers
- Take a biopsy
- Perform a percutaneous coronary intervention, or procedure to clear blocked arteries
- Widen narrowed valve openings