Soha Ahmad MD FACC
Dr. Soha Ahmad practices consultant medicine in Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology. She is a board certified Internist, Cardiologist, and Interventional Cardiologist. She is also board certified in Echocardiography and Cardiovascular Computed Tomography.
Dr. Ahmad earned her medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine. She completed a residency in Internal Medicine and fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease at Washington Hospital Center and Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, DC. She then pursued a fellowship in Interventional Cardiology at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. While in training, Dr. Ahmad designed an education project for the community and conducted research with a focus on women and heart disease. Her research resulted in multiple publications, presentations at national meetings, and a research award from her institution.
As an attending physcian, Dr Ahmad practiced at Valley Medical Center/University of Washington in Seattle, WA for three years before returning to Los Angeles, CA in 2019. In 2021, Dr. Ahmad started Los Angeles Cardiovascular Care, a cardiology practice with focus on prevention and cholesterol management, patient education, women’s heart health, radial approach for intervention, and a special interest in complex high risk indicated percutaneous coronary intervention (CHIP).
Dr. Ahmad’s philosophy in combating heart disease is to focus on prevention especially in patients with family history and high risk conditions as well as educating her patients with heart disease and the local community. She believes that patients want to be part of the decision making process and are more compliant with their treatment plan if they have a deeper understanding of their condition and the goals that need to be achieved.
In her free time, Dr. Ahmad enjoys the outdoors especially hiking, crossfit, cooking, movies, and spending time with friends and family.
She is fluent in Arabic and conversant in Spanish and is currently accepting patients.