Dr. Farouk A Pirzada MD Cardiologist

Dr. Farouk Pirzada is a cardiologist in Melrose, Massachusetts. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Hallmark Health System and Massachusetts General Hospital. He received his medical degree from Government Medical College Srinagar and has been in practice for 48 years. Dr. Pirzada accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 15 doctors at Hallmark Health System and one of 112 at Massachusetts General Hospital who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation

Hallmark Health System

Massachusetts General Hospital
Ranked #7 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Boston University Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1971 - 1974

Tufts Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1970 - 1971

VA Medical Center (Boston MA)
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1969 - 1970

Malden Hospital
Internship, Transitional Year, 1968 - 1969

Government Medical College Srinagar
Class of 1966

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 21 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 8 years in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

FL State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) is becoming more accepted in the treatment of cardiac arrhythmias.
Pirzada, F. A.

Initial experience with 1.5-mm2 high impedance, steroid-eluting pacing electrodes.
Fogel, R., Pirzada, F., Casavant, D., Boone, J., Bowman, A., Steinhaus, D., Gilbert, M., Vlietstra, R., Belott, P., Parsonnet, V., Tilton, G., White, M.

Front-line management of pulmonary tuberculosis: an analysis of tuberculosis and treatment practices in urban Sindh, Pakistan.
Marsh, D., Hashim, R., Hassany, F., Hussain, N., Iqbal, Z., Irfanullah, A., Islam, N., Jalisi, F., Janoo, J., Kamal, K., Kara, A., Khan, A., Khan, R., Mirza, O., Mubin, T., Pirzada, F., Rizvi, N., Hussain, A., Ansari, G., Siddiqui, A., Luby, S.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Minnesota Blue Cross Accord
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref
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