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Mahboob Alam, MD, Cardiology, Houston, TX, Baylor McNair Campus

MahboobAlamMDFACC, FSCAI

Cardiology Houston, TX

Adult Congenital Heart Disease, Interventional Cardiology, Peripheral Endovascular Interventional Cardiology, Preventive Cardiology

Associate Professor (Medicine-Cardiology), Associate Fellowship Director, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

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Summary

  • I obtained my medical school education from The Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan followed by post-graduate training at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston culminating in American Board of Internal Medicine Certifications in Internal Medicine, Adult Cardiovascular Medicine and Interventional Cardiology. I am also Board Certified in Echocardiography and Nuclear Cardiology.

    My clinical interests include management of complex coronary artery disease, high risk coronary interventions, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, peripheral vascular interventions and limb salvage from chronic ischemia.
    My research interests include data synthesis and analysis with Meta-Analysis, evaluation of Outcomes in patients with various cardiovascular disorders.

Education & Training

  • Baylor College of Medicine
    Baylor College of MedicineFellowship, Interventional Cardiology, 2010 - 2011
  • Baylor College of Medicine
    Baylor College of MedicineFellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 2007 - 2010
  • Baylor College of Medicine
    Baylor College of MedicineResidency, Internal Medicine, 2004 - 2007
  • Aga Khan Medical College
    Aga Khan Medical CollegeClass of 2002
  • Government College
    Government CollegeF.Sc., Pre-Medical, Gold Medal (First Position in F.Sc. Examination), 1994 - 1996

Certifications & Licensure

  • MP State Medical License
    MP State Medical License 2021 - 2023
  • TN State Medical License
    TN State Medical License 2011 - 2015
  • TX State Medical License
    TX State Medical License 2008 - 2023
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Cardiovascular Disease
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Interventional Cardiology
  • American Board of EchocardiographyFellow American Board of Echocardiography
  • American Society of Nuclear CardiologyFellow American Society of Nuclear Cardiology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Excellence in Patient Care Award (Early Career) Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 2018
  • Norton Rose Fulbright Faculty Excellence Award (Teaching and Education) Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 2018
  • Selected to "Academy of Distinguised Educators" Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 2018
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Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Frequency and practice-level variation in inappropriate and nonrecommended prasugrel prescribing: insights from the NCDR PINNACLE registry  
    Hira RS, Kennedy K, Jneid H, Alam M, Basra SS, Petersen LA, Ballantyne CM, Nambi V, Chan PS, Virani SS, J Am Coll Cardiol, 7/1/2014
  • Clinical Outcomes of Saphenous Vein Graft Interventions Using Drug Eluting Stents Compared with Bare Metal Stents: A Comprehensive Meta-Analysis of All Randomized Clin...  
    Alam M, Bandeali SJ, Jneid H, Virani SS, Ramanathan KB, Kleiman N, Lakkis N, Clin Cardiol, 5/1/2012
  • Association of gender with morbidity and mortality after isolated coronary artery bypass grafting A propensity score matched analysis  
    Alam M, Lee VV, Elayda MA, Shahzad SA, Yang EY, Nambi V, Jneid H, Pan W, Coulter S, Wilson JM, Ramanathan KB, Ballantyne CM, Virani SS, Int J Cardiol, 1/10/2012
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Books/Book Chapters

Abstracts/Posters

  • Chronic total occlusions: impact of successful and failed recanalization on short and long–term survival.
    Mahboob Alam, Khaleeq H. Siddiqui, Salman Bandeali, Salim Virani, Hani Jneid, Rajiv Goswami, Christie Ballantyne, Neal Kleiman, Nasser Lakkis, J Am Coll Cardiol, 1/1/2013
  • Impact of female gender on mortality after isolated coronary artery bypass grafting.
    Mahboob Alam, Salman Bandeali, Waleed Kayani, Saima A. Shahzad, Hani Jneid, Yochai Birnbaum, Neal Kleiman, Joseph Coselli, Christie Ballantyne, Nasser Lakkis, Salim Vi..., J Am Coll Cardiol, 1/1/2013
  • Pci or coronary artery bypass graft: implications in end–stage renal disease patients.
    Salman Jamaluddin Bandeali; Moaz M. Choudhary; Salim Virani; Hani Jneid; Shama A. Sewani; Ahmed Waqas; Sukhdeep Basra; Peter Tsai; Neal Kleiman; Joseph Coselli; Nasser..., J Am Coll Cardiol, 1/1/2013
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Authored Content

  • What Causes Chest Pain? How It Differs From a Heart Attack?May 2020

Press Mentions

  • Clinical Outcomes Similar for Elderly with PCI, CABG
    Clinical Outcomes Similar for Elderly with PCI, CABGJanuary 29th, 2016
  • What Causes Chest Pain? How It Differs From a Heart Attack?
    What Causes Chest Pain? How It Differs From a Heart Attack?September 25th, 2020
  • Adjunctive Diagnostics in the Cath Lab: Will Value-based Economics Tip the Scale?
    Adjunctive Diagnostics in the Cath Lab: Will Value-based Economics Tip the Scale?May 23rd, 2020
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Committees

  • Member, Membership Committee - Society of Cardiac Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) 2017 - Present
  • Member, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories PCI Inventory Committee 2015 - Present
  • Member, Institutional Review Board (IRB) Baylor CHI St. Luke's Medical Center 2013 - Present
  • Member, Academic Council ( General and Interventional Cardiology) 2013 - Present
  • Member, NCDR - PINNACLE Research and Publication Committee (American College of Cardiology

Research History

  • Site Co-Investigator ABSORB-IV Randomized Clinical Trialhttps://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02173379?term=ABSORB+IV&rank=12015 - Present
  • Site Primary Investigator - CIRT [Cardiovascular Inflammation Reduction Trial]https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT015943332013 - 2015

Professional Memberships

Other Languages

  • Hindi, Urdu, Punjabi, Spanish

Hospital Affiliations

Industry Relationships

  • Expert Speaker, Volcano - Phillips (iFR)2017 - Present
  • Expert Speaker, Jannssen Pharmaceutical2015 - 2016
  • Member Advisory Panel - Ticagrelor, AstraZeneca2013 - 2014