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Murrad J. Abdelkarim, MD

Languages: English, Arabic
Accepting New Patients
Professional Statement
Murrad Abdelkarim, M.D., was born and raised in the Midwest. Through education, advocacy, and evidence-based medicine, Dr. Abdelkarim strives to provide the highest quality care to his patients. His passion for cardiovascular medicine is derived from the personal impact it has had on his family, and the healthcare consequences of this disease on society at large. Throughout his years in undergraduate and medical school, Dr. Abdelkarim volunteered in international health aide projects with the United Nations providing medical care and education to refugee populations. In addition to international healthcare, disease prevention, medical education and clinical research have been essential elements in his medical career. His clinical interests include endovascular therapies of peripheral vascular disease, complex coronary interventions, and structural heart disease including TAVR. He has published scientific papers, abstracts and educational exhibits. In his personal time, Dr. Abdelkarim enjoys spending time with his family, running and traveling.
Education
Institution
Type
UCLA Geffen School Of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA
Medical School
Harms Memorial Hospital
Internship
Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA
Residency
Kaiser Permanente Medical Centers, CA
Fellowship
Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA
Fellowship
Health Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross California Care HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross POS/EPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross PPO/POS
  • Anthem Blue Cross Senior Plan HMO
  • Blue Shield of CA 65 Plus Senior Plan HMO
  • Blue Shield of CA Covered CA HMO
  • Blue Shield of CA Covered CA PPO/EPO
  • Blue Shield of CA HMO Plan
  • Blue Shield of CA POS/EPO
  • Blue Shield PPO/POS
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS/EPO
  • Cigna Preferred Provider Organization (PPO)
  • Health Net Covered CA PPO
  • Health Net HMO
  • Health Net PPO/EPO/POS
  • Health Net Seniority Plus HMO
  • Humana HMO
  • LA Care Covered CA HMO
  • Medi-Cal
  • Medi-Medi (Medicare-Medi-Cal)
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan LTD PPO
  • Private Healthcare System PPO/POS
  • Providence Medical Associates
  • Scan Senior Health Plan HMO
  • Secure Horizons Secure/UHC HMO
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Interventional Cardiology
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease
Clinical Interests
  • Cardiovascular Disease Management
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement
 
3475 Torrance Boulevard Suite A
Torrance, CA 90503
(310) 540-0676
Affiliated Facilities
Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance