Cardiovascular Disease
Muhammad Hamza Saad Shaukat

Muhammad Hamza Saad Shaukat, MD

  • Class of 2023
Muhammad Hamza Saad Shaukat
  • Post-Fellowship

    Interventional Cardiology - Hennepin Healthcare/Minneapolis Heart Institute at Abbott Northwestern Minneapolis, MN
  • Fellowship

    Interventional Cardiology Fellowship Hennepin Healthcare/Minneapolis Heart Institute at Abbott Northwestern, Minneapolis, MN
  • Residency

    Albany Medical Center Albany, NY
  • Medical School

    Aga Khan University Medical College Pakistan
  • Hometown

    Lahore, Pakistan
  • What do you enjoying doing in your free time?

    Spend time with my family.

  • What was your craziest/best/worst job before residency/fellowship?

    I went straight from high school to medical college.

  • If I wasn't a doctor I would be...

    a middle school teacher.

  • What do you enjoy most about living in Sioux Falls?

    It’s family-friendly. Plenty of open green spaces. Easy on the pocket, especially now.

  • If there was a movie about your life, what genre would it be and who would be casted as you?

    Neo noir.

  • Is there anything else you'd like to share about your fellowship experience or about living in Sioux Falls?

    Amy Heinsinger, our program administrator is almost a magician. She managed to get my board license in less than 2 weeks.

  • What is the best perk of your program?

    Nurturing each fellow’s career goals. The encouragement received from the program, and reassurance that our faculty has my back.

  • What is one thing you would want a prospective fellow to know about the program?

    Dr. Adam Stys and Amy go the extra mile for us, every single time! Whether it’s a conference, educational review, or an unforeseen personal circumstance.

  • Why did you choose this fellowship?

    Robust, high-volume exposure at Sanford Heart.

  • In your opinion, what is the best thing about your fellowship?

    Continual mentorship.