is a co-author of PROMISE TRIAL Publication in NEJM.
Dr. Akram Khan, MD FACC Interventional Cardiologist
has been practicing cardiology in McKinney and Allen Texas area since 1997.
cardiology fellowship as well as interventional cardiology fellowship at Baylor Medical Center
in Dallas, Texas.
He is board certified in cardiovascular medicine, interventional cardiology, and hospice & palliative medicine.
is also certified by the American Board of Venous & Lymphatic Medicine.
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Since 1997, he
has been actively involved in cardiovascular patient care.
has been very instrumental in the McKinney Medical Center
and developed a separate cardiology section there in 1999.
He was the first Chief of Cardiology at Medical Center of McKinney.
He also was the Chief of Medicine at Presbyterian Hospital of Allen in 2003.
has been involved in other medical centers in the area including Centennial Medical Center
in Frisco, Medical Center of Plano and The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano
Dr. Khan is also a member of the following organizations:
Texas Medical Association, American Heart Association, American College of Cardiology, International Society of Endovascular Specialists, American College of Phlebology, and Association of Clinical Research Professionals
is also selected as a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology
and the Society for Cardiac Angiography and Intervention
Since 1997, Dr. Khan
has been practicing both noninvasive as well as interventional cardiology.
On the interventional cardiology front, he
has brought new technology, techniques, and new devices to his
practice to enhance service to his
Of note, he was the first cardiologist in Collin County to deploy a drug-eluting stent in 2003.
is well-equipped and skilled in all kinds of coronary and peripheral intervention.
expertise in peripheral vascular disease includes minimally invasive surgical treatment of carotid artery stenosis, peripheral vascular disease, and abdominal aortic aneurysm endovascular treatment.
On the noninvasive side, he
also has state-of-the-art equipment in his
office which makes it possible to do a comprehensive cardiac evaluation under one roof.
Other services offered in the office include echocardiograms (ultrasound of the heart), stress tests, EKG, and pacemaker analysis.
In 2006 he
brought Cardiac Computed Tomography - CT technology in his
This revolutionary technology is able to perform angiography of the heart which is totally non-invasive and office based.
64-slice Siemens CT machine also enables the physician to perform heart scans and screen for heart attack and the early detection of Coronary Artery Disease.
Dr. Khan is actively involved in clinical research and established North Dallas Research Associates.
has been conducting research in his
practice since 2002.