Omar Awar, MD

Omar Awar, MD

Cardiologist (Heart Doctor)
Omar Awar, MD

Omar Awar, MD

Cardiologist (Heart Doctor)

Personal Statement

Dr. Awar is a Southeast Texas native who earned his medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine and went on to complete his Internal Medicine Residency at UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles, California. He returned to the Texas Medical Center to complete his General Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology training at Baylor College of Medicine.
Dr. Awar holds board certifications in Internal Medicine, General Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Echocardiography and Nuclear Cardiology. Dr. Awar’s clinical practice is dedicated to providing comprehensive cardiac care, ranging from aggressive screening and prevention of cardiovascular disease to invasive therapies incuding angioplasty and stenting of coronary artery disease and peripheral arterial disease. He is able to offer state-of-the-art care in the treatment of complex coronary and peripheral disease and specializes in performing heart catheterizations through the wrist (radial approach) in order to enhance patient comfort and safety. His other clinical interests include treatment of congestive heart failure, valvular heart diease, cardiac arrhythmias, and venous disease of the lower extremities.
Dr. Awar is passionate about advancing the cardiovascular health of his patients with an emphasis on individualized care. He strives to combine the latest in medical advancements with a tailored patient-centered approach in order to achieve the best possible outcomes for his patients.

Gender

Male

Languages

  • English

Insurance Plans

  • AARP - Medicare Advantage POS
  • AARP - Medicare CompletePlus (HMO)
  • Accountable/Interplan - PPO
  • Aetna - Choice POS
  • Aetna - Choice POS II
  • Aetna - Indemnity
  • Aetna - Managed Choice
  • Aetna - Medicare Advantage Replacement HMO
  • Aetna - Medicare Advantage Replacement PPO
  • Aetna - POS
  • Aetna - PPO
  • Aetna - TRS
  • Aetna Whole Health
  • BC/BS - Blue Cross / Blue Shield
  • BC/BS - Managed Medicare Advantage HMO
  • BC/BS - PPO
  • BC/BS - Traditional Indemnity
  • BC/BS Medicare
  • Cigna - Indemnity
  • Cigna - International
  • Cigna - Local Plus
  • Cigna - POS
  • Cigna - POS Open Access
  • Cigna - PPO
  • Cigna - PPO Starbridge
  • Cigna - Shared Administration (PPO)
  • Community Health Choice
  • Employers Health Network - PPO
  • HealthSmart - HMO
  • HealthSmart - PPO
  • Humana - ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana - Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana - HMO
  • Humana - Medicare Replacement PPO
  • Humana - National POS
  • Humana - PPO
  • Humana - Preferred PPO
  • Medicare
  • Memorial Hermann Choice - MH Choice
  • Memorial Hermann Elect - MH Elect
  • Memorial Hermann Employees - MH Employees
  • Memorial Hermann Select - MH Select
  • MHealth - EDGE
  • MHealth - Insurance Plans
  • MHealth - MHHNP Freedom of Choice PPO
  • MHealth - MHHS Freedom of Choice
  • MultiPlan - PHCS
  • Self Pay (No Insurance)
  • TexanPlus - Classic (HMO)
  • Tricare - Prime
  • Tricare - Standard
  • UMR - Choice Plus
  • UMR - Insurance Plans
  • Unicare - PPO
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare - Choice HMO
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus HMO
  • United Healthcare - EPO
  • United Healthcare - Indemnity
  • United Healthcare - Options PPO
  • United Healthcare - POS
  • United Healthcare - PPO
  • United Healthcare - Select Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Select POS
  • United Medical Resources (UMR) - PPO

Medical School

Baylor College of Medicine

Residency

UCLA

Fellowship

Baylor College of Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Echocardiography
  • Nuclear Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

Available Appointments

MC

915 Gessner Road, Suite 900 Houston, TX 77024 (713) 464-6006

Tue
Feb 21
Wed
Feb 22
Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
      • 10:30 am
      • 11:15 am
            • 2:15 pm
            • 3:00 pm
            • 4:00 pm

            Available Appointments

            NW

            1631 North Loop W, Suite 620 Houston, TX 77008 (713) 861-2424

            Tue
            Feb 21
            Wed
            Feb 22
            Thu
            Feb 23
            Fri
            Feb 24
            Sat
            Feb 25
            Sun
            Feb 26
            Mon
            Feb 27
            If you need an earlier appointment, please call (713) 861-2424

            Available Appointments

            Katy

            18400 Katy Freeway, Suite 620 Houston, TX 77094 (281) 398-4944

            Tue
            Feb 21
            Wed
            Feb 22
            Thu
            Feb 23
            Fri
            Feb 24
            Sat
            Feb 25
            Sun
            Feb 26
            Mon
            Feb 27
                        • 10:15 am
                        • 11:00 am
                        • 11:30 am