Raashid Ashraf, MD, FACC
About Raashid Ashraf
Raashid Ashraf is a dynamic General and Invasive cardiologist bringing remarkable diagnostic and therapeutic cardiology skills to CVA. Raashid received a Science Degree at the Forman Christian College in Lahore Pakistan before completing his Medical Degree. He and his physician wife then immigrated to the United States where he completed his training at a number of renowned medical centers. Raashid was a Post-Doctoral Fellow in the Department of Nuclear Medicine at Johns Hopkins Hospital, completed his Internal Medicine Residency at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Fellowship in Cardiovascular Diseases at Creighton University in Nebraska where he served as Chief Fellow.
Dr. Ashraf is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology and a member of the American Heart Association, the American & Alabama Medical Associations, and the Jefferson County Medical Society. He is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease. Dr. Ashraf has extensive research experience as both Principal and sub-investigator in studies including heart failure, arrhythmias, Acute Coronary Syndrome, and Cardiovascular Risk Factors of Hypertension and Dyslipidemia. He has been published in several medical journals and abstracts and has presented at Annual Meetings and Conferences such as the Annual Meeting of American College of Chest Physicians and the Annual Radiological Conference.
Dr. Ashraf joined Cardiovascular Associates in 2000.He is currently seeing patients at our Colonnade and Talladega offices. He visits patients at Brookwood Baptist Medical Center, Citizens Baptist Medical Center and Grandview Medical Center. Dr. Ashraf is accepting general cardiology patients, and those in need of diagnostic testing.
- Cardiac Catheterization
- General & Preventive Cardiology
- Pacemaker Implant
- Medical School: Allama Iqbal Medical College
- Residency: Internal Medicine, New Hanover Regional Medical Center
- Fellowship: Nuclear Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Cardiovascular Disease, Creighton University
- Cardiovascular Disease