Clinical Faculty Bio

Abdulrahman Morad, M.D.Abdulrahman Morad, M.D.
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

Academic office:
982265 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-2265
Phone (402)559-5151
Fax (402)559-8355

Practice Locations:
Omaha, Nebraska

Hospital Appointments:
The Nebraska Medical Center

Board Certification:

American board of Clinical Cardiology

American Society of Echocardiography

American Society of Nuclear Cardiology

Society of Cardiac CT

American Board of Clinical Lipidology

American Board of Internal Medicine


Medical School: University of Damascus

Residency:  Internal Medicine, Temple University. Philadelphia, PA

Fellowship: Cardiology, Lankenau Heart Institute. Philadelphia, PA

Cardiac CT/MRI Training: University of Pennsylvania. Philadelphia, PA

Biographical Sketch:

Dr. Morad concentrates his efforts on preventing the disease, stopping its progression, and dealing with the consequence of cardiac crisis and preventing recurrence.

He has expertise in understanding and managing the wide variety of heart diseases (heart attacks, valvular heart diseases, heart failure) with a special interest in tackling lipid & cholesterol problems, along with expertise and training in the field of multi-modality cardiovascular imaging. These skills aid in obtaining an accurate non-invasive diagnosis of the different cardiac conditions. 

Clinical Expertise:

Clinical Cardiology

Cardiovascular Imaging

Preventative Cardiology

Advanced Clinical Lipidology

Research Expertise:

Invasive and non-invasive Hemodynamic assessment

3D echocardiography

Atherosclerotic disease risk factors and prevention

Selected Publications:

Cigarettes and waterpipe smoking among medical students in Syria: a cross-sectional study.

Pacing for drug-refractory or drug-intolerant hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.

Clinical utility of central venous saturation for the calculation of cardiac index in cardiac patients.