Dr. Rafique Ahmed, MD

Dr. Rafique Ahmed, MD

Dr. Rafique Ahmed, MD

Languages: English, Japanese
Fax: 410-554-5747

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Specialties
  • Electrophysiology
Conditions I Treat
  • abnormal ecg
  • anomalous atrioventricular excitation
  • arrhythmias during pregnancy
  • arrhythmias in adults with congenital heart diseases
  • atrial fibrillation
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Procedures I Perform
  • 4d flow mri
  • ablation arrhythmogenic focus
  • ablation av node
  • ablation for supraventricular tachycardia
  • ablation for ventricular tachycardia
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About the Provider

Rafique Ahmed, MD, a cardiac electrophysiologist, is board certified in cardiac electrophysiology, cardiovascular disease and internal medicine, and is a fellow of the American Society of Cardiology. Dr. Ahmed treats people with heart-rhythm disorders or arrhythmias congestive heart failure, and syncope, a temporary loss of consciousness caused by a fall in blood pressure.

Dr. Ahmed has a "patient-first" philosophy, treating all patients with compassion and kindness, as if they were family. He believes strongly in the early detection and treatment of heart disease, as these can mean a longer, fuller and more active life for his patients. Dr. Ahmed encourages management of 'controllable' risk factors€” such as weight, diet, activity level and smoking which are crucial to good heart health. He also stresses the importance of recognizing the symptoms of heart disease. Dr. Ahmed cautions his patients to take chest pain seriously and seek care immediately.

Dr. Ahmed is encouraged by the technological and treatment advancements in cardiac electrophysiology, which allow him to diagnose and treat heart problems as never before. His participation in numerous clinical trials enables him to help bring new, life-changing treatments to his patients. Dr. Ahmed has been published in peer-reviewed journals such as Cardiology, British Heart Journal and the American Heart Journal.

He attended medical school in India and completed residency programs in England and Japan, continuing his specialty training in the United States. A native of Bangladesh, Dr. Ahmed is proud of his work to bring electrophysiology services to India.

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Education
  • Fellowship Program: Massachusetts General Hospital (1995)
  • Fellowship Program: Veterans Administration Medical Center-West (1994)
  • Residency Program: Veterans Administration Medical Center-West (1993)
  • Residency Program: Nassau University Medical Center (1992)
  • Residency Program: Westminster Hospital (1991)
  • Residency Program: Nagasaki University Hospital (1988)
  • Residency Program: Rajshahi Medical College Hospital (1982)
  • Medical School: Rajshahi Medical College (1978)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine, Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease
Insurance
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Practice Locations
  • 9105 Franklin Square Drive
    WHITE SQUARE PROF BLDG
    White Square Prof Bldg, Suite 209
    Rosedale, MD 21237
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    Phone: (410) 574-1330
    Fax: (410) 574-2691

  • 3333 North Calvert Street
    Johnston Prof Bldg Ste 500
    Baltimore, MD 21218
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    Phone: 410-554-6727
    Fax: 410-554-5747

  • 3333 North Calvert Street
    Johnston Professional Bldg Ste 650
    Baltimore, MD 21218
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    Phone: 410-554-6727
    Fax: 410-554-2044

  • 9000 Franklin Square Drive
    Baltimore, MD 21237
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