Published on February 07, 2018

For immediate release   

Contact: Julie Simpson

Phone: (816) 407-2317



Liberty Hospital Cardiologist Offers 

Outpatient Clinic at Excelsior Springs Hospital

 LIBERTY, MO. (February 7, 2018) – Liberty Cardiovascular Specialists, affiliated with Liberty Hospital, now is offering an outpatient clinic at Excelsior Springs Hospital.  Mazhar Afaq, M.D., FACC, will see patients in the mornings, unless otherwise noted, on the following dates:

  • Feb. 15
  • Feb. 19
  • March 5
  • March 22 (afternoon)
  • April 26
  • April 30

Dr. Afaq, who has been with Liberty Hospital since 2014, is the Medical Director of Liberty Hospital’s Cardiac Rehab.  He is an experienced general cardiologist who was Chief of Cardiology at Bay Pines VA Healthcare System in Bay Pines, Florida, prior to joining Liberty Cardiovascular Specialists. He was also an assistant professor at the University of South Florida, College of Medicine.

Dr. Afaq is board certified in cardiovascular disease and internal medicine. He has extensive experience in all non-invasive cardiovascular procedures and has a special interest in echocardiography, heart failure and preventive cardiology.

To make an appointment, call Liberty Cardiovascular Specialists at 816-407-5430 and request the Excelsior Springs Hospital office.


The mission of Liberty Hospital is to work in partnership with our community to improve the health, safety and well-being of those we serve. Founded in 1974, Liberty Hospital is a public hospital and is a political subdivision district hospital under Chapter 206 of the Revised Statues of Missouri. It is governed by a six-member, publicly elected board of trustees who serve six-year terms. More than 1,500 employees and 350 physicians deliver compassionate, high-quality care using the latest technology and a full range of services. For more information, visit or call 816-781-7200.