Dr. Amir Sadrzadeh Rafie, MD

Dr. Amir Sadrzadeh Rafie, MD

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Dr. Amir Sadrzadeh Rafie, MD is an interventional cardiology specialist in Glendale, CA. He graduated from Tehran University of Medical Sciences and specializes in interventional cardiology, cardiology, and more.Read his story

435 Arden Ave Ste 410

Glendale, CA 91203

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • LACare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Sadrzadeh Rafie performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Chest Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Dr. Sadrzadeh Rafie's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Sadrzadeh Rafie "Dr. Amir H. Sadrzadeh Rafie (Amir Rafie) is an Interventional Cardiologist at Glendale Heart Institute Medical Group, Inc. who is board certified in Interventional Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine, Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology and Cardiovascular Computed Tomography. He has a long standing interest in all aspects of cardiovascular disease and is dedicated to serving the needs of his patients with a focus on the evaluation and management of coronary artery disease, valvular heart disease, structural heart disease, heart failure, and peripheral vascular disease. Dr. Rafie obtained his medical degree from Tehran University of Medical Sciences. He then pursued his research interest in cardiovascular disease at Stanford University Medical Center where he had the unique and extremely rewarding experience of working in the laboratory with world renowned leaders in the fields of stem cell therapy, exercise stress testing and vascular medicine. He went on to complete his Internal Medicine residency at Yale New Haven Hospital, Yale School of Medicine. After residency, Dr. Rafie completed his Cardiology fellowship at Cedars Sinai Medical Center. He subsequently pursued further specialty training in Interventional Cardiology at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). In additional to numerous publications in notable peer-reviewed journals and presenting his research at national and international conferences, Dr. Rafie has co-authored a book chapter on transradial approach in structural heart disease. Dr. Rafie is affiliated with Glendale Adventist Medical Center, Glendale Memorial Hospital and USC Verdugo Hills Hospital. He is fluent in Farsi."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sadrzadeh Rafie "To prevent disease, to relieve suffering and to heal the sick."

3  Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

3  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

41  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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19  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Tehran University of Medical Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Yale New Haven Hospital, Yale School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Yale New Haven Hospital, Yale School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Cedars Sinai Med Ctr/ucla
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Ucla Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sadrzadeh Rafie has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Persian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sadrzadeh Rafie's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sadrzadeh Rafie to family and friends
5 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Sadrzadeh Rafie's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Rafie is a knowledgeable cardiologist, passionate about his job. Makes you feel comfortable, doesn't rush you and you can feel how much he cares about his patients and makes him self available once needed no matter how busy he is. On top of all these, what makes him unique is his superb...more
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Cant say enough about Dr. Rafi. He has been nothing short of amazing. Very knowledgeable and caring.
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Dr. Raffie never called back my mom to advise her what to do about her heart condition. I called the office to speak to different nurses everyday and not one callef me back when they said they would. This is neglect and I will discuss this with my moms insurance company. Now i'm left to wonder...more
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Dr Rafie took over when my current Cardiologist retired. I have found him personable, caring and extremely qualified. No matter how busy .... he always takes his time with his patients and truly listens. I feel very fortunate to have Dr. Rafie as my Cardiologist. The wait time can be long, but...more
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