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Sameh Sayfo, MD
Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
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Sameh Sayfo, MD, RPVI is an interventional cardiologist with Legacy Heart Center. He specializes in the management of cardiac diseases including atrial fibrillation, coronary artery disease, peripheral arterial and venous disease, and heart failure. His areas of expertise include complex coronary and peripheral artery interventions, atrial septal defect and patent foramen ovale closures, aortic valve treatment including valvuloplasty and transcather aortic valve replacement (TAVR), as well as endovascular aortic repair (EVAR) and carotid stenting. Dr. Sayfo is certified by the National Board of Echocardiography and he is a Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation (RPVI) certified by the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography. He is also specially trained in venous ablation, treating venous diseases including varicose and spider veins using both endovenous laser treatment (EVLT) and radiofrequency ablation. In addition, he is active in clinical research and has a special interest in interventional cardiology studies. Dr. Sayfo is on the medical staff at The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano, Baylor Regional Medical Center at Plano, and Baylor Medical Center at McKinney. He is currently welcoming new patients.

Ages SeenAdults, Geriatrics

LanguagesEnglish
Insurance Accepted
Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice.Please call the physician's office or health plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. PPO Network Agreements include participating Employers and/or Administrator only. Not all members participating in contracted networks have in network access. Networks include Beech Street, HealthSmart, PHCS and texas True Choice. In network participation is updated on a monthly basis by the network.
Aetna
Elect Choice/Open Access EPO | HMO/QPOS/US Access/HMO Open Access HMO | Managed Choice/Open Access POS | Open Choice PPO
Beech Street of Texas
Beech Street of Texas PPO PPO
Blue Cross/Blue Shield
Blue Advantage (Gold, Silver, Bronze) HMO | Blue Choice Plus POS | Blue Choice PPO PPO | Federal Select PPO | HMO Blue Essentials HMO | Medicare Advantage Oncor/Energy Future Holdings Retirees PPO
Cigna Healthcare of Texas, Inc.
Cigna Healthcare of Texas, Inc. PPO PPO | Open Access Plus PPO
First Health
First Health PPO PPO
Great-West Healthcare (formerly One Health Plan)
Great West POS POS | Great West PPO PPO | Open Access PPO-Open Access PPO-OA
HealthSCOPE
HealthSmart Preferred Care (incl NTHN)
HealthSmart PPO PPO | HealthSmart Preferred Care EPO EPO | HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO GEPO
Humana/ChoiceCare Network
ChoiceCare Concentric Network SmartNet PPO | Humana Medicare Advantage PPO/HMO | Humana/ChoiceCare Network PPO PPO
Imagine Health
SmartCare EPN PPO
Medicaid
Medicaid
Medicare
Medicare
Oscar Health Insurance Company of Texas
Oscar Health Ins Co of Texas EPO
Private Health Care System
Private Health Care System PPO PPO
Scott & White Health Plan
2018 Baylor Scott & White Employee Network | 2019 BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA | 2019 BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA | BSW Preferred HMO Network | BSW Preferred PPO Network | Cigna PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan | EPO Network - Group | EPO Network - Individual/Family | HMO Network - Group | HMO Network - Individual/Family | McLane Group Network | PHCS/ARGUS - PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan | PPO Choice Network | PPO Choice Preferred Network | PPO Network - Group | SeniorCare Advantage HMO | SeniorCare Advantage PPO | Texas Statewide PPO | TRS - Active Care Participants Network | Vital Traditions Medicare Advantage Network (HMO)
TexasFirst Health Plan
Texas Plus HMO
United HealthCare
Industry Relationships

Baylor Scott & White Health’s vision is to be the most trusted name in giving and receiving safe, quality, compassionate healthcare. As part of that vision, Baylor Scott & White Health is committed to dealing honestly, fairly and with integrity in all matters to provide exemplary patient care, broaden medical knowledge, train the next generation of physicians and support outside relationships that promise public benefit.To that end, Baylor Scott & White Health physicians may collaborate with health care industry partners such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies(collectively referred to as Industry) to help develop medical breakthroughs, or provide medical expertise or education.To promote professional and commercial integrity in such matters, physicians who are employed, contracted for administrative duties or performing research with Baylor Scott & White Health seek advanced approval for certain new Industry relationships, and report their Industry relationships and activities to the Office of Corporate Compliance annually for review.

Baylor Scott & White Health publicly discloses reported payments to these physicians and their immediate family members of $5,000 or more from Industry companies with which the physicians interact as part of their professional activities.The information on this website may differ somewhat from information on other publicly available databases due to different reporting periods, definitions, or reporting requirements.Patients may visit CMS’ Open Payments Database for more information, and should feel free to speak with their physician about relationships with Industry.

As of Aug 10, 2018, Sameh Sayfo, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Background
Education
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, Indiana University
  • Fellowship: Cardiology, University of Louisville, KY
  • Fellowship: Interventional Cardiology, Brown University -Providence RI
  • Medical School: Damascus University
Certifications
  • Interventional Cardiology - American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Plano
  • The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - McKinney
Reviews(42)
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Oct 3, 2018
dr Sayfo is very knowledgeable and caring.
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Oct 3, 2018
He was very polite and professional and he took his time to explain things to me and answered all my questions.
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Sep 29, 2018
The entire team was focused on helping to find a solution for me. The person that made the appointment, when I checked in, the nurse and the doctor- very focused on patient care
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Sep 25, 2018
Dr. Sayfo excels at listening to his patients, and is very concerned about their welfare.
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Sep 18, 2018
Excellent service.
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Sep 14, 2018
Excellent knowledge
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Sep 5, 2018
I received excellent care!
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Sep 4, 2018
Dr. Sayfo is amazing! He is very smart and very personable! Because of his excellent knowledge and care, both my husband and my mother have chosen him to be their cardiologist! He clearly informs us about our health issues and provides options for treatment. We feel we are in excellent hands and are confident of the care received!
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Sep 4, 2018
my doctor is very efficient and if I have any questions about what is going on with me he answers them where I can understand them
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Aug 29, 2018
Dr Sayfo is professional but friendly. shows concern for my health and even though this was an annual visit, I felt like he remembered me and had obviously checked my history before he came in my room. they excel at scheduling!
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Aug 10, 2018
Dr. S is very proactive and strongly encourages me to be proactive about health concerns. He patiently explains my comdition, and anything I don\'t understand.
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Aug 10, 2018
Dr. could have explained my condition in more detail with reasons....partly my fault for not asking more questions however this is a new issue that I\'m not familiar with and did not know the questions to ask.
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Aug 8, 2018
Very good explanations on tests and results. Answered my concerns/questions directly and clearly. Great experience over all.
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Aug 7, 2018
I was very pleased that I was able to be seen by Dr. Sayfo within 2 business days of scheduling the appointment - he had to come from the hospital to see me at his office which required a bit of a wait, but after arriving he took adequate time to make me feel listened to and in good hands.
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Aug 1, 2018
provider was concerned and spent time answering questions and did not make me feel rushed. I was pleased with the care
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Aug 1, 2018
caring,interested and I xtremely competent
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Jul 20, 2018
Friendly and explained all the results of exams.
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Jul 17, 2018
very excellent care as always
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Jul 9, 2018
Dr. Sayfo is awesome! He is straight forward, sincere, asks great questions and encourages me to ask questions.
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Jun 27, 2018
Dr. Sayfo really seemed to care about me and my issues.
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Jun 22, 2018
Excellent care!!!!
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Jun 19, 2018
friendly, professional but appears to be rushed.
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Jun 18, 2018
very professional and respectful
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Jun 15, 2018
concerned and friendly
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Jun 12, 2018
excellent care from everyone
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Jun 9, 2018
he was great on explaining details
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Jun 8, 2018
Dr. S is professional, caring, and one of the very best doctors i have been in the care of.
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Jun 8, 2018
Dr Sayfo and his staff have been very helpful. I also greatly appreciate the My Chart online. I am able to see results within 24 hours which is fantastic.
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Jun 6, 2018
Good
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Jun 1, 2018
Other than running late, experience was excellent.
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May 30, 2018
Everyone was very friendly. Easy, efficient, and pleasant experience. Seemed more organized than other providers I\'ve been to. It\'s so nice when an office has their act together like this one.
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May 25, 2018
very professional, yet kind and caring
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May 23, 2018
Everyone was pleasant, caring, and efficient.
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May 21, 2018
Dr Sayfo is just great. He cares and it shows
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May 21, 2018
he did a good job
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May 15, 2018
Thanks to his care I am doing much, much better, will continue to visit this provider, even though, I am driving 34 miles to this facility. It is worth it to me!
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May 14, 2018
Dr. Sayfo is so informative and thorough! This was my first visit with him, but both my husband and mother has been his patients for several years. Over the course of those years, I have seen the extraordinary care he provides. He is very personable and exhibits sincere concern about the medical situations. We are very fortunate that he is our doctor!
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May 14, 2018
I feel completely confident in this provider. I appreciate the professionalism shown consistently during every visit that I have every made to Legacy Heart. I recommend it regularly to friends.
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May 9, 2018
I was completely satisfied and received answers to my questions.
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May 7, 2018
no problems, fast efficient, caring. it was my first visit and I was very impressed with the overall operation.
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May 1, 2018
Dr. Sayfo always shows genuine concern for me, explains my care to me,and also my wife. We have extreme confidence in his medical abilities. He is well worth the drive.
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Apr 27, 2018
Dr. Sayfo provides compassionate, thorough care. He carefully examines all aspects of the situation before his conclusion.
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