Dr. Abdul L Chughtai, MD



Interventional Cardiology     -  Iowa,  West Des Moines

 Overview

Dr. Abdul L Chughtai, MD works in West Des Moines, Iowa is a specialist in Interventional Cardiology and graduated Wheeling Hospital in 1971. Dr. Chughtai is affiliated with Mercy Medical Center - Des Moines and practicing for 51 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology

 Conditions

  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Broken Hand
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cholesterol Diseases
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Clawtoe Correction Surgery
  • Coats' Disease
  • Cognitive Assessment
  • Coloboma of Optic Papilla
  • Coronary Heart Disease, Susceptibility to, 6
  • Cosmetic Facial Implant Surgery
  • Cranial Osteopathy
  • Cranial Release Technique (CRT)
  • CranioSacral Therapy (CST)
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Polyp
  • Electron Microscopy
  • Endocarditis
  • Image-Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
  • Independent Forensic Evaluation
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Lymphoma, Large Cell, Anaplastic
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • No-Needle, No-Scalpel Vasectomy
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Pancreas Tumor
  • Pneumonia
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Pterygium Syndrome, Multiple Dominant Type
  • Rupture of Ulnar Collateral Ligament of Thumb
  • Telogen Effluvium

 Procedures

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine

 Years Since Graduation

  • 51

 State License

  • Iowa

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Internship Hospital


Wheeling Hospital

WV, USA
Year completed: 1971

Medical School


Liaquat University Of Medical Health Sciences

JAMSHORO, Pakistan
Graduated: 1967

Residency Hospital


Martland Hospital Cmdnj Newark

NJ, USA
Year completed: 1973

Fellowship Hospital


Albany Va Hospital

Albany, NY, USA

Year completed: 1975

 Awards

1   AHA
2   Iowa Medical Society
3   PCMS
4   AC Cardiology
5   ACCARD
6   IAMS
7   Soc Card Angiogrphy Interven
8   Society Cardiology Angiogrphy Interven

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Iowa Heart Center - West University

5880 University Avenue
Iowa (IA)
West Des Moines,
50266

  866-933-8936
Office Volume:    45 patients per day
Year Dr. Chughtai Joined Practice:    2001
Free Standing Surgery Center?    No
Year Established:    1970
Performs Procedures On Site?    No
Year Dr. Borromeo Joined Practice:    2007
Year Dr. Iannone Joined Practice:    1974
Year Dr. Tannenbaum Joined Practice:    1989

Accepting New Patients

  • No
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 Map & Directions



Iowa Heart Center - West University, 5880 University Avenue , West Des Moines, Iowa (IA), 50266




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Health Net POS
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Open Access
  • Options PPO
  • PHCS
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • PHCS Par-Multi Plan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • United Behavioral Health
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare
  • WellCare PPO
  • Wellmark
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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 Affiliated Hospitals





Mercy Medical Center - Des Moines

1111 6th Avenue Iowa IA, Des Moines, 50314

Mercy Medical Center is a tertiary hospital that includes 802 beds on three campuses. It also serves patients and families through its long-term care facilities, hospice, physician clinics, rehabilitation centers and other services. Mercy provides services and support to a network of critical access...


 1-877-733-0221



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    13 January 2019, 09:53
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