Arafat Farooqui, MD

Arafat Farooqui, MD

Instructor in Medicine

Arafat Ali Farooqui, MD, is an Instructor in Medicine in the Division of Hospital Medicine. He received his medical degree from the King Edward Medical University Lahore, Pakistan and completed his internal medicine residency at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. He has a special interest in oncology and cardiology with particular focus on performing systematic reviews and conducting meta-analyses. He works as an attending physician on the General Medicine and Oncology hospitalist services.


  • Intermediate/FSc: Government College University, Lahore, Pakistan (2009)
  • Medical Degree: King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan (2015)
  • Residency, Internal Medicine: Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY, USA

Clinical Interests

Hospital medicine, inpatient care, and cardio-oncology

Selected Publications

Uddin SM, Khan OA, Tang WM, Kaur A, Alhanshali L, Farooqui AA, Maheshwari S, Mehta A, Yunina D, Astashkevich M. A case of concurrence of Clonorchis Sinensis and Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma-a diagnostic dilemma. Journal of Community Hospital Internal Medicine Perspectives. 2023;13(1):10. 

Khan O, Uddin SM, Atuaka C, Farooqui AA, Maheshwari S, Zaw TH, Tabba J, Seitllari A, Maharaj S, Khan MH, Seneviratne C. Syncope following treatment of UTI: A case of acute hemolytic anemia, methemoglobinemia and acute renal dysfunction following Phenazopyridine use in a patient with G6PD deficiency. Journal of Community Hospital Internal Medicine Perspectives. 2023;13(1):12. 

Farooqui A, Bilal H, Saleem N, Uddin SM, Maheshwari S, SHETTY V, Hollander G, Shani J. Omecamtiv Mecarbil and Its Effects on Cardiac Parameters in Heart Failure With Reduced Ejection Fraction (HFrEF). A Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials. Circulation. 2022 Nov 8;146(Suppl_1):A10050-. 

Achuthanandan S, Harris CL, Farooqui AA, Hollander G. Right Ventricular Thrombus Masquerading as a Tumor. Cureus. 2022 Jun 16;14(6).

Farooqui A, Bilal H, Saleem N, Maheshwari S, Uddin SM, Shetty V, Hollander G, Shani J. Convergent Procedure Compared To Catheter Ablation For Longstanding Persistent Atrial Fibrillation. A Subgroup Meta-Analysis. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 2022 Mar 8;79(9_Supplement):141-.