Ali Fares Aboufares, MD

Cardiovascular Disease
Interventional Cardiology
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Ali F. Aboufares, MD is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine at Columbia University Medical Center, College of Physicians and Surgeons. Dr. Aboufares is a cardiologist with clinical expertise in clinical cardiology, cardiac and peripheral vascular intervention.

Dr. Aboufares is board certified in cardiology, interventional cardiology, echocardiography and nuclear cardiology. He received his medical degree from American University of Beirut, and received his cardiology training at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York, and peripheral training at the Ochsner Clinic Foundation in Louisiana

Dr. Aboufares sees patients at three convenient locations; Midtown East, Midtown West and at Columbia University Medical Center / NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital in Washington Heights.

Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

  • Adult Cardiology
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiology
  • Echocardiography
  • Heart Attack
  • Heart Disease

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine at CUMC

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center


  • Male

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Insurance Accepted

UnitedHealthcare [The Empire Plan] [UnitedHealthcare

  • The Empire Plan]

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Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • MD, American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine (Lebanon)
  • 1996 American University of Beirut
  • Residency: Lenox Hill Hospital
  • Fellowship: Ochsner Foundation Hospital
  • Fellowship: Lenox Hill Hospital

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Interventional Cardiology