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Syed Sarmast, MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Accepts New Patients
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About Syed Sarmast, MD

Syed Sarmast, MD is board certified and specializes in the treatment of cardiovascular diseases. His professional interests include preventative cardiology, early detection and medical management of coronary artery disease, heart failure, atrial fibrillation, and cardiovascular imaging. Dr. Sarmast is on the medical staff at Baylor Regional Medical Center at Plano, Baylor Medical Center at McKinney, The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano, and The Heart Hospital Baylor Denton.

LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenAdults, Geriatrics
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White The Heart Hospital - Denton
  • Baylor Scott & White The Heart Hospital - Plano
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - McKinney
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
ACCEPTS NEW PATIENTS
Aetna - Aetna Signature Administrators
Aetna - Choice POS II
Aetna - Elect Choice
Aetna - Health Network Only
Aetna - Health Network Option
Aetna - HMO
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Aetna - Managed Choice
Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
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Aetna - Open Access HMO
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Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
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Aetna - Open Access Select
Aetna - Open Choice PPO
Aetna - QPOS
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Aetna - Select SM
Aetna - US Access
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Access PPO
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus HMO-Group
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus PPO-Group
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Individual Marketplace
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred PPO Network
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW SeniorCare Advantage HMO
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW SeniorCare Advantage PPO
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - Covenant Preferred HMO
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Group
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Individual/Family
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - ERS BSW Preferred HMO Network
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - Hendrick Health Employee Plan
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Group
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Individual/Family
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - McLane Group Network
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Network
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group
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Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
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Bell County Public Health District - Bell County Public Health District
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Bronze
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Gold
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Silver
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice Plus
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials Access HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier Open Access HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Federal Select PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - EFH Retirees
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - Oncor
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - ParPlan
Blue Cross Blue Shield - STAR Kids
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Traditional
Brookshire Brothers - Brookshire Brothers Employee Plan (Nexcaliber)
Cigna - CAC Plan
Cigna - Cigna Choice Fund
Cigna - EPO
Cigna - Flexcare
Cigna - Great West Open Access PPO-Open Access
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Cigna - Great West POS
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Cigna - Great West PPO
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Cigna - HMO
Cigna - HMO Open Access
Cigna - HMO/POS
Cigna - LocalPlus
Cigna - Network
Cigna - Network Open Access
Cigna - Network POS
Cigna - Open Access Plus
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Cigna - POS
Cigna - POS Open Access
Cigna - PPO
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Consolidated Association of Railroad Employees - Self-Insured Employee Plan
Coventry - Coventry/First Health
Envolve Vision - Envolve Vision
EyeMed Vision - EyeMed Vision
First Health - First Health PPO
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FirstCare Health Plans - BSW Plus HMO
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FirstCare Health Plans - BSW Plus PPO
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FirstCare Health Plans - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
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FirstCare Health Plans - Hendrick Health Employee Plan
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Galaxy Health Network - Galaxy Health Network
Gladney Center - Gladney Center
Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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HealthSmart - ACCEL Network
HealthSmart - HealthSmart PPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care EPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO
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HealthSmart - Preferred Network
Humana Behavioral - Tricare Members Only
Humana - ChoiceCare
Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
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Humana - Commercial HMO Plans
Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans
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Humana - National POS
Imagine Health - EPN
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Independent Medical Systems - IMS Network
Magellan - CHIP
Magellan - Navigator Networks
Magellan - Pinnacle Networks
Magellan - STAR
Magellan - STAR Kids
Magellan - Summit Networks
Medicaid - AmeriGroup
Medicaid - Oklahoma Medicaid
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Medicaid - Parkland HealthFirst
Medicaid - Superior HealthPlan
Medicaid - Traditional Medicaid
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Medical Development International - MDI
Medicare Railroad - Medicare Railroad
Medicare - Traditional Medicare
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Midland Memorial Hospital - Employee Benefit Plan
Mother Frances Hospital Regional - Self-Insured Employee Plan
OccuNet - Occupational Networks of Texas, Inc.
Optum - United Behavioral Healthcare/Optum
PHCS Network - Beech Street of Texas PPO
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PHCS Network - Private Health Care SYstem PPO
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Reny Company - Workers Comp
Rockport - Workers Comp
Sedgwick Preferred Network f/k/a Southwest Medical - Workers Comp
Superior Vision - Superior Vision
Superior - Ambetter Balance Care - Silver
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Superior - Ambetter Essential Care - Bronze
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Superior - Ambetter Secure Care - Gold
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Superior - CHIP
Superior - CHIP Perinate
Superior - Foster Care
Superior - STAR
Three Rivers Network - Three Rivers Network
Tricare - Tricare Extra
Tricare - Tricare Prime
Tricare - Tricare Select
TriWest - VA-PCCC
United Behavioral Healthcare/Optum - United Behavioral Healthcare/Optum
UnitedHealth - AARP Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
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UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
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UnitedHealth - Charter POS
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UnitedHealth - CHIP
UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
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UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core EPO
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UnitedHealth - Core HMO
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UnitedHealth - Dual Complete Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Group Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Gold
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Silver
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UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO+
UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
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UnitedHealth - Nexus ACO OA
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UnitedHealth - NexusACO R
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UnitedHealth - PPO
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UnitedHealth - Secure Horizons
UnitedHealth - Select EPO
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UnitedHealth - Select HMO
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UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - STAR
UnitedHealth - STAR Kids
UnitedHealth - STAR+PLUS
UnitedHealth - UHC West Signature Value Gated HMO
University Mary Hardin - Baylor-Employee Benefit Plan
Your rights and protections against surprise medical bills

Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice. Please call your physician's office or your health or insurance plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. Not all members participating in contracted networks have "in network" access. In network participation may change from time to time without prior notice. Independent providers (which could include, for example only, anesthesiologists, radiologists, pathologists, emergency medicine physicians, advance practice professionals, and other independent providers of health care services) may deliver part of your care, and such providers may be considered out-of-network on your health and insurance plans even if the Facility may be considered in network. If you desire additional information as to the providers who may be involved in providing your care, you can either ask your treating provider (who may know some of the specialists or groups who could be involved) or you can request a list of Facility-based physician groups by calling the following toll free number: (877) 810-0372. This list is updated annually and is subject to change without prior notice.

Background

Education
  • Medical School: Texas Tech University Health Science Center (2008)
  • Internship: Internal Medicine, Baylor University Medical Center (2009)
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, Baylor University Medical Center (2011)
  • Fellowship: Cardiovascular Disease, Baylor University Medical Center (2015)
Certifications
  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Med
  • Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of Internal Med/Cardiovascular Disease
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 25, 2020, Syed Sarmast, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews (224) for Syed Sarmast, MD

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Jan 11, 2023
He listened and provide reasonable options.
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Jan 11, 2023
Very knowledgeable , very warm friendly caringVery trust worthy
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Jan 11, 2023
Excellent
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Jan 10, 2023
He is a very special in his care for his patients and I feel thankful to have him for my doctor.
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Jan 7, 2023
Very caring and concerned doctor who listens to my questions and addresses my needs.
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Jan 6, 2023
Very good care. Good job explaining my health in terms I can understand.
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Jan 6, 2023
Caring and prifessional
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Jan 6, 2023
Appointment was on time and issues were addressed , clarified and visit was done professionally
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Jan 4, 2023
Very patient an thorough, explained what I need to do for anxiety.
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Dec 27, 2022
Dr. Sarmast is kind, thorough, and always prepared. I like, as well as am impressed by the fact that he reviews my record prior to coming in to see me.
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Dec 16, 2022
Dr Sarmast is thorough, personable and friendly. He's a good Dr.
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Dec 15, 2022
Dr Sarmast listens carefully and providesexplanations that are easily understood.
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Dec 15, 2022
Polite, professional
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Dec 15, 2022
Very caring and professional
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Dec 14, 2022
Professional, insightful, skilled.
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Dec 14, 2022
Dr. Sarmast is so amazing. He has great bedside manner, he listens which is important and is understanding. He genuinely cares for his patients. Even though it's been a while since he's seen me if felt like no time had passed!
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Dec 13, 2022
Very nice
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Dec 13, 2022
He and his staff are very professional. Dr. Sarmast listens to your questions and answers them fully. He explains what he Is doing and gives you Information regarding his suggested treatment plan. His staff Is very pleasant and they, too, answer your questions.
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Dec 11, 2022
Takes the time to answer questions and timely and kind.
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Dec 11, 2022
Well managed and efficient.
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Dec 9, 2022
Kind, calm, knowledgeable - solutions for my issues. Fast response from assistant on my portaling questions.
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Dec 9, 2022
Dr Is very thorough and kind answers all questions
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Dec 8, 2022
Always receive outstanding experiences with my BSWH PRIVIDERS
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Dec 3, 2022
I was treated in a fast manner and treated better than I have in a long time. They restored my faith in Doctors.
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Dec 3, 2022
Dr. Sarmast has been my cardiologist since his arrival at the McKinney Heart group. He is everything that a patient would want in a physician: attentive, engaging, eager listener and dispenser of great advice.
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Dec 2, 2022
On time and courteous. Efficient and caring.
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Dec 1, 2022
Thorough, and kind. His office personnel were very helpful and nice. I had a very good and comfortable experience. I will be back in six months for another exam.
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Nov 22, 2022
He is knowledgeable and prompt. He takes time with his patients and listens to them. If he doesn't know an answer, he will research it.
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Nov 22, 2022
Caring and very professional
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Nov 22, 2022
Great personal care
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Nov 20, 2022
Great cardiologist. Makes patient feel comfortable with his diagnosis and pending tests.
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Nov 19, 2022
Good listener, responds so I understand.
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Nov 16, 2022
Very attentive, knowledgeable and caring
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Nov 3, 2022
Such a caring doctor and staff
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Nov 3, 2022
Great doctor
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Nov 2, 2022
EXCELLENT!
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Oct 31, 2022
Dr. Sarmast is always very professional. He is interested in any new issues I may have regarding my health.
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Oct 29, 2022
Excellent
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Oct 28, 2022
Polite, friendly, personable, professional!
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Oct 28, 2022
Excellent customer service from check in to check out.
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Oct 26, 2022
Extremely caring, responsive, and clear in communication.
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Oct 26, 2022
Caring and through
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Oct 21, 2022
Great
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Oct 21, 2022
Wonderful bedside manners
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Oct 21, 2022
Great
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Oct 18, 2022
Excellent
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Oct 15, 2022
The VERY BEST!
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Oct 14, 2022
Great!
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Oct 14, 2022
Seemed to listen and respond to my concerns. This was very good as it was my first visit to this practice.
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Oct 10, 2022
Front and Back staff was excellent. Dr Sarmast always answers all my question
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Oct 7, 2022
Very professional and caring
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Oct 7, 2022
Received professional, efficient, and timely response to all my personal and medical needs
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Oct 6, 2022
Patient, thorough, and provides details to help me understand.
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Oct 5, 2022
Excellent professional service
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Oct 4, 2022
This was my first visit with Dr. Sarmast. He was very thorough reviewing my medical history with me and answered all my questions. I was very pleased with service that I have received so far.
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Sep 29, 2022
Informed. Patient. Concerned. Professional. Did not rush me with my concerns. Empathetic. I cluded my family in information.
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Sep 28, 2022
Very professional. Ok time. Addressed all concerns. .
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Sep 28, 2022
The best!!!
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Sep 27, 2022
He was very knowledgeable
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Sep 27, 2022
Dr Sarmast is the best doctor ever!
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Sep 27, 2022
Dr.Sarmast Is an outstanding doctor and I am very grateful that I have him for my primary cardiologist. Hes an excellent physician and I trust when he tells me to do something or not do something. He takes the time to explain things to me and he is very frank, courteous and honest. He is thorough and attentive and I am thankful that he is my cardiologist.
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Sep 26, 2022
I found Dr. Sarmast to be patient, thorough and knowledgeable.
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Sep 25, 2022
Prompt and very helpful.
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Sep 22, 2022
Excellent care and communication skills.
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Sep 19, 2022
He listened & asked questions
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Sep 19, 2022
Excellent
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Sep 14, 2022
Dr Sarmast is the model physician. A gentleman, one who instills confidence, he listens attentively answers in layman's terms. And takes time with his patient. His staff reflects his professionalism, and his compassion. The best of the best.
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Sep 14, 2022
Listens and answers questions
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Sep 12, 2022
He listens
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Sep 9, 2022
Very professional and thorough.
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Sep 8, 2022
Very good doctor. Very thorough.
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Sep 8, 2022
Very professional and informed
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Sep 6, 2022
Excellent
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Aug 31, 2022
Always timely and shows concern during our visits. Asks questions so as to get an overall assessment of my condition. I feel confident in my care.
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Aug 30, 2022
Quick but thorough. Explained everything
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Aug 25, 2022
I am so pleased he is MY DOCTOR
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Aug 25, 2022
All support personnel were friendly helpful and knowledgeable. Dr. Sarmast has a great bedside manner and always takes time to make sure all my questions and concerns are addressed--One of the best doctor's I've had as a patient.
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Aug 24, 2022
Sarmast is good, one of his partners is not
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Aug 23, 2022
Very professional, put patient at ease.
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Aug 23, 2022
I felt relaxed and very comfortable. Easy to talk to.
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Aug 23, 2022
Transferring my husband to his care
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Aug 20, 2022
Great
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Aug 19, 2022
New patient this was first visit
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Aug 19, 2022
Excellent
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Aug 16, 2022
Dr. Sarmast is thorough, listens, answers all questions, and provides feedback you can understand.
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Aug 16, 2022
Excellant
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Aug 16, 2022
Dr. Sarmast is always in a good mood and never minds all the dumb questions I ask. He explains them very well. Always polite and interested in how I am doing.
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Aug 15, 2022
Very good doctor
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Aug 12, 2022
Friendly experienced staff and doctor.
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Aug 12, 2022
Never felt that a doctor cared more about my health than Dr Sarmast and his team!
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