Patient Rating:

4.7 out of 5

41 Patient Ratings
20 Patient Comments

Anwar Tandar, M.D.

Clinical Details

Schedule An Appointment Clinical Office Address
(801) 585-7676 Blanding Family Practice
802 South 200 West
Blanding, UT 84511
(801) 585-7676 Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County
Cardiovascular Clinic
1200 College Drive
Rock Springs, WY 82901
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5126 West Daybreak Parkway
South Jordan, UT 84095
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(801) 585-7676 University Hospital
Cardiovascular Center
50 N Medical Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
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Bio

Anwar Tandar, M.D., is an Associate Professor of Medicine with an appointment in the Cardiology Division at the University of Utah. He has been on faculty at the University of Utah since 2011and is the Co-Director of the Valve Clinic Program and the TAVR Program. He received his medical degree from Sriwijaya University in Indonesia in 1994. He completed his Internal Medicine residency at the Universtiy of Massachusetts ( Worcester ) in 2000 and his General Cardiology Fellowship at the University of Utah in 2006. He then completed his Inteventional Cardiology Fellowship at the Universtiy of Utah in 2007. Dr. Tandar held a faculty appointment in Interventional Cardiology at SUNY-Buffalo before returning to the University of Utah. Dr. Tandar is actively involved in clinical research aimed at implementing innovative practices while maintaining the highest level of patient care.

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Internal Medicine - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions Cardiovascular Medicine
Board Certification American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine (Sub: Cardiovascular Disease)
American Board of Internal Medicine (Sub: Interventional Cardiology)
Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology

Patient Ratings

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

Likelihood of recommending care provider
4.7
My confidence in care provider
4.7
Time care provider spent with me
4.6
Care provider spoke using clear language
4.8
Care provider's effort to include me in decisions
4.7
Care provider's concern for questions & worries
4.7
Care provider's explanation of condition/problem
4.8
Wait time at clinic
3.9
Care provider's friendliness and courtesy
4.9

Patient Comments

Patient comments are gathered from our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.

June 26, 2014

I feel that Dr. Tandar is completely committed to finding a solution to my rather unusual problems. He inspires confidence.

June 05, 2014

Dr Tandar is an asset to the u of u Hospotal.He is an exceptional health care provider and the best at the u

April 10, 2014

Dr. Tandar is a gifted, highly competent, kind, caring and most dedicated health care provider. His concerns for patients goes beyond! His quality of care and knowledge are superb. We are all very lucky to have him.A true asset to the hospitals and clinics.

January 14, 2014

Dr. Tandar by far is the best health care provider at the University. I hope the chairman realizes how great he is with the patients.I continue to refer patients to the U Hospital because of him. He should be recognized as the best provider at the U.

September 20, 2013

Both Dr. Tndar and his nurse Miss Nancy are wonderful. U Hospital Admonistration should be proud of these two. They are true assts to this great institution.

August 23, 2013

Dr. Tandar might just be the most competent and agreeable MD in the entire U of U Hospital system

June 24, 2013

Dr. Tandar was very friendly and knowledgeable. He explains things to us very well and thorough which are comforting.

June 14, 2013

Dr. Tandar is the best health care provider at this university.He is incredibly knowledgeable, kind, caring with exceptional level of compassion toward his patients.He is an asset to this institution. Please extend my profound thanks to him. He is a gem!

May 29, 2013

I have always felt included in my treatment, no one seems to be in a rush.

March 11, 2013

Dr. Tandar is the most caring and dedicated physician. His knowledge, care for the patients and devotion to customer service are exemplary.

March 01, 2013

Doctor was very thorough.

February 01, 2013

Dr Tandar is very thorough. He appears to be concerned with my health.

January 23, 2013

He has given the uttermost care and wonderful referrals for problems that our outside of his field of expertise

December 23, 2012

Dr Tandar is absolutely amazing bedside. He is very smart and well educated about my condition. All of his staff was wonderful!

December 13, 2012

Dr. Anwar Tandar is an asset to the University Health System. An exceptional provider who has strong clinical knowledge and high level of emotional intelligence.more importantly he has empathy and compassion for his patients. He is a gem.!

November 17, 2012

Highly Recommended (O_O)

November 16, 2012

i was very impressed with the attending Dr, i told him my problems and he listened very good, when Dr Tandar came in the room the attending repeated what i had said almost word for word. very impressive. I feel that both DR's listended to what i had to say and want to find a solution to my problem.

September 29, 2012

Dr. Tandar is not only clinically extremely competent he is respectful and professional in his office setting!

September 06, 2012

We like Dr Tandar very much and had a great experience

July 02, 2012

My only frustration was not being able to remember anything after a certain point. I would have liked a little more information about the test results.

Academic Profile

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Internal Medicine - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions Cardiovascular Medicine
Board Certification American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine (Sub: Cardiovascular Disease)
American Board of Internal Medicine (Sub: Interventional Cardiology)
Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology

Academic Office Locations

Academic Office Phone Number Academic Office Address
(801) 585-7676 School of Medicine
Cardiology
30 N Medical Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84132

Academic Bio

Anwar Tandar, MD, is an assistant professor specializing in Interventional Cardiology in the Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology at the University of Utah School of Medicine, program director of the Interventional Cardiology Fellowship program at the University of Utah, and is co-director of the University of Utah Valve Clinic Program and TAVR Program.

Clinical trials offer promising new treatments to qualifying patients, and are a critical step in developing improved treatment for cardiac patients. Dr. Tandar is currently involved in several clinical trials focusing on improving treatments for interventional cardiology patients, including the Promus Element Stent Post Marketing Registry, the Mynx Access Closure Study for Venous Access Intervention, and the Dyna CT 3D Motion Compensation for Coronary Artery Disease study. Dr. Tandar is also the site co-principal investigator in the REDUCE (GORE HELEX™ Septal Occluder for Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO) Closure in Stroke Patients) trial. He is also involved in research on the use and effects of dietary supplements in cardiac patients, and has been instrumental in the development and implementation of the University of Utah Cardiology Patient Research Registry.

Dr. Tandar received his medical degree from Sriwijaya University in Indonesia in 1994. He completed his Internal Medicine residency at the University of Massachusetts (Worcester) in 2000 and his General Cardiology Fellowship at the University of Utah in 2006. He completed his Interventional Cardiology Fellowship at the University of Utah in 2007. Dr. Tandar held a faculty appointment in Interventional Cardiology at SUNY-Buffalo before returning to the University of Utah in 2011. He is currently a member of the American College of Cardiology, the American Society of Cardiovascular Angiography and Intervention, and the Utah Medical Society. Dr. Tandar is a member of the Interventional Committee of the Society of Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions. Additionally, he currently serves on the University of Utah’s Institutional Review Board.

Education

Education History

Type School Degree
Fellowship University of Utah-LDS Hospital
Interventional Cardiology/Peripheral Interventional Training
Fellow
Fellowship University of Utah, Department of Medicine
Cardiology
Fellow
Internship St Vincent Hospital, Worcester Medical Center
Intern
Residency Saint Vincent Hospital at Worcester Medical Center-University of Massachusetts
Internal Medicine
Resident
Fellowship National University Hospital
Honorary Fellow, Surgery
Fellow
Professional Medical Sriwijaya University
Medicine
M.D.

Publications

Selected Provider Publications

Abstract

  1. Lee HR, Gupta V, Adib K, Tandar A (2011). Vitamin D and left ventricular diastolic function [Abstract].

Clinical Trials

Clinical Trials

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