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Dr. Rifat B. Dweik, MD

Cardiologist

Professional statement

Dr. Rifat B. Dweik is a knowledgeable and experienced cardiologist practicing at Newton-Wellesley Physicians, Cardiology based in Needham, MA. Dr. Dweik is certified in both internal medicine and cardiovascular disease by the American Board of Internal Medicine. Patients visit him for consultations, where he attentively listens to their issues and provides sound advice for the development of a suitable treatment plan. Dr. Dweik earned his medical degree from the Ain Shams University Faculty of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Waltham Hospital. Additionally, he completed another residency in internal medicine at Boston VA Medical Center. He advanced his training by completing a fellowship in cardiology at Brown University. He is well versed in Arabic. Dr. Dweik’s practice is affiliated with the Elfers Cardiovascular Center at Newton-Wellesley Hospital, which offers the newest technology imaging systems for early diagnosis of heart disease as well as community-based prevention programs. This multidisciplinary Center is a clinical collaboration with the Massachusetts General Hospital Cardiology Division and is dedicated to the early diagnosis, evaluation, treatment and rehabilitation of patients with cardiovascular disease. Dr. Dweik is committed to quality and pays meticulous attention to developing highly personalized treatment plans for each of his patients.

In-network insurances

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • All Savers Insurance

Specialties

  • Cardiologist

Practice names

Board certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Disease (Internal Medicine)

Education and training

  • Medical School - Ain Shams University Faculty of Medicine, Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery
  • Waltham Hospital, Residency in Internal Medicine
  • Boston VA Medical Center, Residency in Internal Medicine
  • Brown University, Fellowship in Cardiology

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1255361051

Office locations

Newton-Wellesley - Cardiology

Newton-Wellesley Physicians, Cardiology

1450 Highland Avenue

Needham, MA 02492

Newton-Wellesley - Cardiology

Newton-Wellesley Physicians, Cardiology

978 Worcester St

Wellesley, MA 02482

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Great.
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This visit was open-minded, pending some tests but as always, Dr. Dweik was observant and insightful about information available from hospital records, my comments/questions and his physical examination.
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Easy & professional.
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Nicely done.
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Very good.
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He is excellent doctor. Explains things. Takes adequate time.
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