Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center (MAHHC) is pleased to announce that board-certified cardiologist Dr. Shawn M. Ahmad has joined the Hospital’s growing team of specialist providers. Dr. Ahmad will provide initial cardiology consultations and follow-up appointments on an outpatient basis at the Hospital’s primary care clinic. His focus is on diagnostic cardiology and noninvasive treatment, with cardiac procedures being referred to Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center (DHMC).
Dr. Ahmad is a graduate of New York University School of Medicine, and he completed his residency at the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Rutgers University. He was a Fellow in both Cardiology and Cardiac Imaging at DHMC. Since 2013, he has been an Instructor in Medicine at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth. Licensed in Vermont and New Hampshire, he is board-certified in Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine.
According to MAHHC President, CEO, and Chief Medical Officer Dr. Joseph Perras, “the addition of Dr. Ahmad is a significant advance for health care in the region served by the Hospital. Now our patients who experience cardiac conditions have local access to advanced diagnostics from an exceptional physician. We are always studying the communities we serve to working to ensure we offer the right care, and Dr. Ahmad’s skill and expertise augment our ability to provide a full spectrum of health care for people right here in Windsor. We’re excited to welcome Dr. Ahmad and cardiology to our Hospital.”