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Ahmad Jaber Abu-Halimah, MD


Assistant Professor of Medicine

4.8 4.8 232 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Interventional Cardiology and Peripheral Vascular Disease
Coronary Heart Disease
General Cardiology
Interventional Cardiology
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Board Certificates

Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2010
Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2006


MD - Ain Shams University, 1993
Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2009
Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2008
Residency - Brown University, 2005
Residency - Saint Elizabeth Medical Center, 2001
Residency - King Hussein Medical Center, 2000
Internship - Ain-Shams University Hospital, 1995


Vanderbilt Heart Murfreesboro
Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute
1370 Gateway Boulevard
Suite 200
Murfreesboro, TN 37129

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Patient Comments

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Very impressed with Dr. Abu.
Patient | April 27, 2017

Excellent dr.!
Patient | April 26, 2017

Dr. Abu is good and caring doctor.
Patient | April 26, 2017

My heart is in Dr Abu hands. I trust him with my life and his care to keep me living.
Patient | April 22, 2017

Never had a bad visit.
Patient | April 3, 2017

Didn't explain results enough, I was already taking medication he prescribed.
Patient | March 29, 2017

Made you feel @ ease. Friendly & spent time w/you. 9. 20 mins.
Patient | March 28, 2017

Dr. Abu is the best!
Patient | March 1, 2017

Excellent care and concern.
Patient | February 23, 2017

Provider did not contact me with results of test; I had to call office spoke only to nurse; no additional follow-up.
Patient | February 22, 2017

Dr. Halimah saved my life. I was in cardiac arrest w/dissected aorta, no heart beat. It was a god thing, you'd have to of been there.
Patient | February 3, 2017

Excellent Dr. & service!
Patient | January 27, 2017

Dr. Abu is an outstanding clinician; extremely friendly and professional; great listener; a credit to the medical profession.
Patient | January 23, 2017

Patient | January 17, 2017

Sincere & caring man.
Patient | December 30, 2016

Love doctor Abu. Personable, friendly, knowledgeable.
Patient | December 4, 2016

Patient | November 18, 2016

Dr. Abu is the epitome of a good doctor: kind, caring, attentive, personable.
Patient | November 18, 2016

Very good.
Patient | November 1, 2016

Patient | October 30, 2016

all were wonderful, very pleased with Dr, and staff.
Patient | October 26, 2016

Dr Abu is awesome he is on a scale of 10+++++++++++.
Patient | October 26, 2016

Dr. Abu is great. I have told others to go to him.
Patient | October 24, 2016

I had a real good experience. I couldn't ask for better. Thank Dr. Abu and all of his staff for me. They are great.
Patient | October 18, 2016

it is because of this doctor that I am alive today.
Patient | September 21, 2016

Great service and care from DR. & Nurse & staff
Patient | September 20, 2016

Patient | September 20, 2016

Normally not comfortable with drs., but he made me feel comfortable. Highly recommend him.
Patient | August 24, 2016

Dr. Abu and staff are exceptional.
Patient | July 29, 2016

I wish all my doctors were as good as Doctor Abu. He recommend another primary doc.
Patient | July 28, 2016

In the time I have been seeing Dr. Abu, he is absolutely the BEST. I am so grateful that he is my cardiologist!
Patient | July 21, 2016

Dr. Abu made me feel I could ask anything and he would take time to answer. I feel very comfortable with him.
Patient | June 29, 2016

Dr Abu ordered a 48 hour heart monitor be worn and he and the nurse explained the process
Patient | June 13, 2016

I have already recommended Dr. Abu to several folks who are now patients. I have the very best of confidence in him.
Patient | May 31, 2016