Amin Al-Ahmad M.D

My goal is to provide state-of-the-art cardiac arrhythmia care to each patient with care and compassion

Dr. Al-Ahmad completed his undergraduate studies in bioengineering at Syracuse University in NY. He went on to complete his medical degree at Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston. Dr. Al-Ahmad continued his medical studies at Tufts University, completing an internship and residency in internal medicine, a fellowship in general cardiology, and a fellowship in cardiac electrophysiology. After graduation from medical school, Dr. Al-Ahmad also served as an instructor in the medical school at Tufts University. After Tufts, He joined the faculty at the Stanford University School of Medicine in California for an additional ten years before joining Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia in Austin. During his tenure at both Tufts and Stanford Universities, Dr Al-Ahmad was the recipient of several teaching excellence awards. In addition, Dr Al-Ahmad has participated in research and publication in the area of cardiac electrophysiology both as a primary or co-author of significant numbers of scientific articles as well as co-editor of several books in the field of Electrophysiology. He has also delivered numerous papers and lectures in the area of cardiac electrophysiology both in the United States and internationally. In addition to private practice, Dr. Al-Ahmad continues to be actively involved in a large number of research grants and programs. Dr Al-Ahmad’s area of special interest is ablation of atrial and ventricular arrhythmias as well as the evaluation and development of new technologies.

Education

General Cardiology and Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellowships, Tufts-New England Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 1999-2003
Internal Medicine Internship and Residency, Tufts-New England Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 1996-1999 Tufts-New England Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, M.D. 1992-1996
Syracuse University B.S. Summa Cum Laude 1988-1992

Professional Memberships

Heart Rhythm Society – Fellow
American College of Cardiology – Fellow
American College of Physicians
Sigma Xi Scientific Research Society
Massachusetts Medical Society
Order of the Engineer

Awards and Honors

2012 Teaching award, Department of Medicine (Division of Cardiology)
2010 Stanford University School of Medicine Faculty Fellow
2006 William E. Hancock Teaching Award. Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University
2001 Oliver Smith Award for patient care, Tufts-New England Medical Center, Preventative Cardiology Clinic 2012 Teaching award, Department of Medicine (Division of Cardiology)
2010 Stanford University School of Medicine Faculty Fellow
2006 William E. Hancock Teaching Award. Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University
2001 Oliver Smith Award for patient care, Tufts-New England Medical Center, Preventative Cardiology Clinic
1999 First place, Astra-Zeneca Cardiovascular Young Investigator Award
1996 William Damesheck Undergraduate Research Award, Tufts University School of Medicine
1996 Zarren Family Award (excellence in clinical cardiology), Tufts University School of Medicine
1992 University Scholar (Valedictorian), Syracuse University
1992 I.A. Hotze Award in Bioengineering for Outstanding Achievement, Syracuse University
1993 College Marshall, L.C. Smith School of Engineering, Syracuse University
1991 Syracuse Remembrance Scholar, Syracuse University
1991 Tau Beta Pi, National Engineering Honor Society, President, Syracuse University
1991 Phi Kappa Phi, National Honor Society, Syracuse University
1991 Phi Beta Delta, Honor Society for International Students, Syracuse University

Media:

Dr. Al-Ahmad talks about Atrial Fibrillation.
http://www.fox7austin.com/good-day/207667957-story

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