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Muhammad Rauf Ahsan
SPECIALTIES AND AREAS OF INTERESTS
Cardiac Surgery
Adult Cardiac Surgery
Aortic Root Surgery
Aortic Surgery
Cardiac Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease
... More
SITES PROCEDURES PERFORMED AT
LANGUAGES SPOKEN
Urdu (Pakistan/India)
English
CONTACT INFORMATION
Phone: 403-944-2515
Fax: 403-944-2906

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Connect Care Department: CGY FMC CV SURGERY REFERRAL
1403 29 Street NW, Calgary Alberta, T2N 2T9
Phone: 403-944-2397 Fax: 403-270-0755
Alberta Health Services - Calgary Zone
Estimated Routine Appt Wait Time: Within 1 month

Accepting referrals at this service

SERVICE DESCRIPTION
Central referral service that coordinates and schedules open heart cardiac surgeries.
Coordinates and schedules open heart cardiac surgeries.
EMERGENCY REFERRAL PROCESS
Direct patients to the nearest Emergency Department if they are experiencing a serious illness or injury. Patients with potentially life threatening conditions should immediately phone 9-1-1.
Direct patients to the nearest Emergency Department if they are experiencing a serious illness or injury. Patients with potentially life threatening conditions should immediately phone 9-1-1.
URGENT REFERRAL PROCESS
Fax completed required referral documents to 403-270-0755 and call to discuss.
Fax completed required referral documents to 403-270-0755 and call to discuss.
ROUTINE REFERRAL PROCESS
Fax completed required referral documents to 403-270-0755 for all referrals, regardless of preferred surgeon.
In consideration of the procedure required, the Cardiac Surgery Referral office will assign the patient to the most appropriate surgeon with the shortest wait time.
Patients will be seen faster if a preferred physician is not indicated.

Non-Connect Care Users: Complete the referral form and send it to the service using the contact information in this profile.

Connect Care Users: Use ‘Outgoing’ referral class on the Ambulatory Referral Order in Connect Care.

Fax completed required referral documents to 403-270-0755 for all referrals, regardless of preferred surgeon.
In consideration of the procedure required, the Cardiac Surgery Referral office will assign the patient to the most appropriate surgeon with the shortest wait time.
Patients will be seen faster if a preferred physician is not indicated.

Non-Connect Care Users: Complete the referral form and send it to the service using the contact information in this profile.

Connect Care Users: Use ‘Outgoing’ referral class on the Ambulatory Referral Order in Connect Care.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS
REFERRAL FORM
Referral Form
Please ensure demographics and contact information has been included.
Referral Form
Please ensure demographics and contact information has been included.
REFERRAL GUIDELINES
Routine Reason for Referral
Access Targets convey the clinically appropriate timeframe patients should be seen within, by reason for referral and priority level.
Access Target
Required Information/Investigations
Timing
Additional Details
Referral to cardiac surgery service
Medication List (dose, frequency, route)
| Within 1 month

Past medical history
| Within 1 month

Copy of Cardiac test
| Within 6 months

Demographics and contact information
| Within 1 month

Labs; CBC, creatinine
| Within 6 months
ADDITIONAL SERVICE DETAILS
The Cardiovascular Surgery Referral office manages all outpatient and inpatient cardiac surgery referrals for cardiac surgeons in Southern Alberta. The procedures include:
  • CABG
  • AVR/MVR/TVR
  • Aortopathy
  • Minimally invasive mitral valve and ASD repairs
  • Congenital
  • Septal myomectomy
  • Endovascular thoracic aortic repair/TVAR
COMMUNICATION PROCESS
Communication of referral receipt to referral
source will occur within 7 calendar days.
 
Communication of appointment details or wait list status to patient and referral
source will occur within 14 calendar days.
 
Communication of initial appointment outcomes to referral
source will occur within 30 calendar days.
 
MISSED APPOINTMENT GUIDELINES
Currently in development.
Currently in development.
DIRECTIONS
Located at the intersection of 16 Avenue NW and 29 Street NW.

Transit:
Public transportation is available to this facility.
Located at the intersection of 16 Avenue NW and 29 Street NW.

Transit:
Public transportation is available to this facility.
PARKING INSTRUCTIONS

The new Central Parking is now open to patients, families and visitors. Public parking is available on the Skyline (second level at grade) and Mountain levels (third level) with an additional level opening in the coming months.
Most public parking at Foothills Medical Centre will be in the new Central Parking, but there are two other public parking lots for your convenience: West Parking (Lot 10) and North Parking (Lot 6)

The new Central Parking is now open to patients, families and visitors. Public parking is available on the Skyline (second level at grade) and Mountain levels (third level) with an additional level opening in the coming months.
Most public parking at Foothills Medical Centre will be in the new Central Parking, but there are two other public parking lots for your convenience: West Parking (Lot 10) and North Parking (Lot 6)

ADDRESS
1403 29 Street NW
Calgary Alberta
T2N 2T9
HOURS OF OPERATION
Monday: 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday: 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday: 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday: 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday: 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
   
WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBILITY
Yes

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