Azad Karim, MD

Azad Karim, MD

About Azad Karim, MD

Dr. Karim is a board-certified cardiothoracic physician. His area of clinical interest include coronary bypass, mitral valve repair, maze procedure for atrial fibrillation, aortic valve reconstruction, aortic aneurysm repair, myectomy, reoperations, minimally invasive surgery, heart failure and transcatheter valve replacement. Dr. Karim believes in providing his patients and their families honest and compassionate care with the ultimate goal of giving the best outcome possible.


  • Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery

Training & Affiliations

  • Residency, Integrated Cardiothoracic Surgery, Northwestern McGaw Medical Center
  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center
  • Board Certification, Cardiothoracic Surgery and General Surgery

Honors & Awards

  • Ingram Scholar, Belmont University
  • Hand Scholar, UTHSC, Alpha Omega Alpha and Golden Humanism Society UTHSC
  • Resident Teacher, Professionalism Awards, Northwestern Medical School

Northside Provider Directory Details

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