Dr. Mohammad Basit Afzal M.D.
Hospitalist300 E. Pulaski Highway Elkton MD, 21921
I have graduated from King Edward Medical College in Lahore, Pakistan in 1996. The King Edward Medical College is a premier institute of medical education in Pakistan and was built in 1860. The college ...
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM- 2013
Expert PublicationsData provided by the National Library of Medicine
- Jospeh Caltabiano & Arnold Silver Award for Professionalism Medicine 2002 Englewood Hospital and Medical Center
- Exercise Stress Testing
- Pulmonary Function Testing
- Ankle-brachial Index
- Joint Injections
- Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
Experience & Accolades
- Physician2009Alpha Health Careexeprienced in diagnosis and treatment of diseases of internal organs in adults.
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