Saad Ahmad

Saad Saifuddin Ahmad

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine; Interventional Cardiology and Heart Failure/Transplant

Medical Sciences Building

3054C

COM IM Cardiology B - 0542

Division of Cardiovascular Diseases
231 Albert Sabin Way, MLC 0542
Cincinnati, Ohio 45267

Education

Medical Degree, Aga Khan University 2005

Residency, Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, OH, 2011

Fellowship, Heart Failure/Transplant, University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, OH, 2012

Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, OH, 2015

Fellowship, Interventional Cardiology, University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, OH, 2016

UC Health Clinical Focus

Cardiology

Cardiology Interventional

Cardiovascular Disease

UC Health Specialities

Cardiovascular Disease

Heart Failure/Transplant

Internal Medicine

Interventional Cardiology

Research Support

Grant: #2037894 / U01HL134679 Investigators:Ahmad, Saad 08-27-2018 -07-31-2022 National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute Spironolactone Initiation Registry Randomized Interventional Trial in Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction SPIRRIT-HFpEF "Study" Role:PI $17,908.22 Active Level:Federal

Publications

Peer Reviewed Publications

Ahmad, Saad; Bhatti, Sabha; Shizukuda, Yukitaka (2013. )Continuing medical education activity in echocardiography.Echocardiography (Mount Kisco, N.Y.), ,30 (2 ),190

Ahmad, Saad; Bhatti, Sabha; Shizukuda, Yukitaka (2013. )Functional assessment of donor and recipient left atrium in heart transplant patients using full-volume three-dimensional echocardiography.Echocardiography (Mount Kisco, N.Y.), ,30 (2 ),191-5

Ahmad, Saad; Gujja, Pradeep; Naz, Tehmina; Ying, Jun; Dunlap, Stephanie H; Shizukuda, Yukitaka (2015. )Clinical significance of left atrial volume in clinical outcomes of heart transplant recipients.Journal of cardiothoracic surgery, ,10 ,96

Ahmad, Saad S; Gerson, Myron C (2017. )Sympathetic drive stimulating diastolic dysfunction?.Journal of nuclear cardiology : official publication of the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, ,

Ahmad, Saad; Wilt, Heath (2016. )Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation and Valvular Heart Disease.The open cardiovascular medicine journal, ,10 ,110-6

Ahmad, Saad; Jamali, Hina K; Waqar, Fahad; Harris, David M (2016. )Cardiac Tamponade Physiology Secondary to Tense Ascites.Cardiology, ,134 (4 ),423-5

Kingsley, Clotilde; Ahmad, Saad; Pappachan, John; Khambekar, Sujata; Smith, Thomas; Gardiner, Diane; Shambrook, James; Baskar, Shankar; Moore, Ryan; Veldtman, Gruschen (2018. )Right ventricular contractile reserve in tetralogy of Fallot patients with pulmonary regurgitation.Congenital heart disease, ,13 (2 ),288-294

Athar, Muhammad W; Waqar, Fahad; Dwivedi, Alok K; Ahmad, Saad; Sanghvi, Saagar; Scott, Elonia; Khan, Naseer; Gerson, Myron C (2019. )Effects of gender and defect reversibility on detection of coronary disease with an upright and supine cadmium-zinc-telluride camera.Journal of nuclear cardiology : official publication of the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, ,

Post Graduate Training and Education

07-01-2008-06-30-2011 Resident, Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, ,Cincinnati, Ohio

07-01-2011-06-30-2012 Fellow, Heart Failure/Transplantation, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, ,Cincinnati, Ohio

07-01-2012-06-30-2015 Fellow, Cardiovascular Disease, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, ,Cincinnati, Ohio

07-01-2015-06-30-2016 Fellowship, Interventional Cardiology, University of Cincinnati, ,Cincinnati, OH

Contact Information

Academic - Division of Cardiovascular Diseases
231 Albert Sabin Way, MLC 0542
CincinnatiĀ  Ohio, 45267
saad.ahmad@uc.edu