Mahboob Alam, MD, FACC, FSCAI

Mahboob Alam, MD, FACC, FSCAI

Cardiology in Houston, TX

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Speaks English, Hindi, Urdu, Punjabi, and Spanish


 (713) 798-2545

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Office Hours

Monday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday:
Closed
Sunday:
Closed

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Additional Locations


1317 Lake Pointe Pkwy,
St. Luke's Hospital Sugarland,
Sugar Land, TX

1504 Taub Loop,
Ben Taub General Hospital,
Houston, TX

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About Dr. Alam


Dr. Mahboob Alam is a compassionate and diligent cardiologist based in Houston, TX. Dr. Alam graduated in 2002 receiving his medical degree from Aga Khan University Medical College as "Best Medical Graduate". He completed his post-graduate training in internal medicine, general and interventional cardiology from one of the best training sites at the Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX.

Dr. Alam is board certified in cardiovascular disease, interventional cardiology and internal medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine. In addition, he is also certified by American Board of Echocardiography (ABE) and American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNC).

Dr. Alam is an active member of various distinguished professional societies. He is Fellow of the American College of Cardiology (FACC) and Fellow of the Society of Cardiac Angiography & Intervention (FSCAI), and member of International Society of Endovascular Specialist (ISEVS) and the American Heart Association. In addition, Dr. Alam has been voted by his colleagues and peers as "Hostonia's Top Cardiologist" every year since 2014.

Dr. Alam evaluates patients with a spectrum of cardiovascular disorders including coronary artery disease, peripheral vascular disease, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, cardiomyopathy (hypertrophic, ischemic, non-ischemic) as well as valvular heart disease. He is also interested in management of patients with complex coronary and peripheral arterial disease. Dr. Alam also focuses on high risk coronary and peripheral interventions.

Dr. Alam is committed to helping his patients enjoy a healthier lifestyle. He works with each one to discuss ways they can make better choices for their health.

"I treat all my patients like my family members. I like to work with each and every single patient on one to one basis. This team approach helps me get my patients to the best of their health and achieve desired goals in cardiovascular fitness and risk optimization."

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Services Offered



Hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy
Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
Cardiac critical care
Coronary atherectomy
Peripheral atherectomy
Peripheral catheterization
Preventive cardiology
Congestive heart failure
Echocardiography
Nuclear cardiology
Peripheral endovascular interventional cardiology
Percutaneous coronary intervention

Qualifications and Experience



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Education & Training

Baylor College of Medicine
Fellowship, Interventional Cardiology, 2010 - 2011

Baylor College of Medicine
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 2007 - 2010

Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2004 - 2007

Aga Khan Medical College
Class of 2002

Government College
F.Sc., Pre-Medical, Gold Medal (First Position in F.Sc. Examination), 1994 - 1996

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Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Interventional Cardiology

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Medical Licenses

TN State Medical License
2011 - 2015

TX State Medical License
2008 - 2021

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Work Experience

Associate Professor, Medicine - Cardiology
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX
Director - Interventional Cardiology and Interventional Research at Baylor Heart Clinic
2018 - Present

Associate Program Director
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX
Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship Program at Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center, Houston, TX
2018 - Present

St. Luke's Sugar Land Hospital
Current Affiliation
Sugar Land, TX

Texas Children's Hospital
Current Affiliation
Houston, TX

Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center
Current Affiliation
Houston, TX

Houston Methodist Hospital
Current Affiliation
Houston, TX

Ben Taub General Hospital
Current Affiliation
Houston, TX

HCA Houston Healthcare Medical Center
Current Affiliation
Houston, TX

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Hospital Affiliations

St. Luke's Sugar Land Hospital
Current Affiliation
Sugar Land, TX

Texas Children's Hospital
Current Affiliation
Houston, TX

Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center
Current Affiliation
Houston, TX

Houston Methodist Hospital
Current Affiliation
Houston, TX

Ben Taub General Hospital
Current Affiliation
Houston, TX

HCA Houston Healthcare Medical Center
Current Affiliation
Houston, TX

Memphis Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Former Affiliation
Memphis, TN

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Awards

Excellence in Patient Care Award (Early Career)
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 2018

Norton Rose Fulbright Faculty Excellence Award (Teaching and Education)
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 2018

Selected to "Academy of Distinguised Educators"
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 2018

Houstonia Top Cardiologist
Houstonia Magazine Poll, 2014-2016, 2018

Nasser Lakkis Award for Excellence in Teaching
Baylor College of Medicine (Cardiology), 2016

Excellence in Teaching Award
Baylor College of Medicine (Cardiology), 2015

Fellow (FSCAI)
Society of Cardiac Angiography and Intervention, 2011

Young Leadership Recognition Award
CRT, Washington, DC, 2012

CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification
EpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2012-2013

Fellow-in-Training Travel Award
American College of Cardiology; Bristol-Myers Squib, 2009-2010

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Professional Memberships

American Heart Association - AHA
Member

Texas Medical Association - TMA
Member

American College of Cardiology - ACC
Member

American Medical Association - AMA
Member

Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions - SCAI
Member

International Society of Endovascular Specialist
Member

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Publications



PubMed

A Modern History RAAS Inhibition and Beta Blockade for Heart Failure to Underscore the Non-equivalency of ACEIs and ARBs.
Cardiovascular drugs and therapy
Hyman, D. A., Siebert, V. R., Birnbaum, G. D., Alam, M., Birnbaum, Y.
3/29/2020

Association between frequency of primary care provider visits and evidence-based statin prescribing and statin adherence: Findings from the Veterans Affairs system.
American heart journal
Ahmed, S. T., Mahtta, D., Rehman, H., Akeroyd, J., Rifai, M. A., Rodriguez, F., Jneid, H., Nasir, K., Samad, Z., Alam, M., Petersen, L. A., Virani, S. S.
1/3/2020

Coronary artery disease in a child with homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia: Regression after liver transplantation.
Journal of clinical lipidology
Cephus, C. E., Qureshi, A. M., Tejtel, S. K., Alam, M., Moodie, D. S.
11/11/2019

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Journal Article

Frequency and practice-level variation in inappropriate and nonrecommended prasugrel prescribing: insights from the NCDR PINNACLE registry
J Am Coll Cardiol
Hira RS, Kennedy K, Jneid H, Alam M, Basra SS, Petersen LA, Ballantyne CM, Nambi V, Chan PS, Virani SS
7/1/2014

Clinical Outcomes of Saphenous Vein Graft Interventions Using Drug Eluting Stents Compared with Bare Metal Stents: A Comprehensive Meta-Analysis of All Randomized Clinical Trials
Clin Cardiol
Alam M, Bandeali SJ, Jneid H, Virani SS, Ramanathan KB, Kleiman N, Lakkis N
5/1/2012

Association of gender with morbidity and mortality after isolated coronary artery bypass grafting A propensity score matched analysis
Int J Cardiol
Alam M, Lee VV, Elayda MA, Shahzad SA, Yang EY, Nambi V, Jneid H, Pan W, Coulter S, Wilson JM, Ramanathan KB, Ballantyne CM, Virani SS
1/10/2012

Abstract

Chronic total occlusions: impact of successful and failed recanalization on short and long–term survival.
J Am Coll Cardiol
Mahboob Alam, Khaleeq H. Siddiqui, Salman Bandeali, Salim Virani, Hani Jneid, Rajiv Goswami, Christie Ballantyne, Neal Kleiman, Nasser Lakkis
1/1/2013

Impact of female gender on mortality after isolated coronary artery bypass grafting.
J Am Coll Cardiol
Mahboob Alam, Salman Bandeali, Waleed Kayani, Saima A. Shahzad, Hani Jneid, Yochai Birnbaum, Neal Kleiman, Joseph Coselli, Christie Ballantyne, Nasser Lakkis, Salim Virani
1/1/2013

Pci or coronary artery bypass graft: implications in end–stage renal disease patients.
J Am Coll Cardiol
Salman Jamaluddin Bandeali; Moaz M. Choudhary; Salim Virani; Hani Jneid; Shama A. Sewani; Ahmed Waqas; Sukhdeep Basra; Peter Tsai; Neal Kleiman; Joseph Coselli; Nasser Lakkis; Mahboob Alam
1/1/2013

Book Chapter

Cardiology Secrets
Hani Jneid, Mahboob Alam
1/1/2014

Conn’s Current Therapy Expert Consult.
Mahboob Alam, Roberta Bogaev
1/1/2012

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