Dr. Farhad Rafii, MD

Dr. Farhad Rafii, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
37 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Farhad Rafii, MD is a cardiology specialist in West Hills, CA and has been practicing for 5 years. He specializes in cardiology and nuclear cardiology.

Interventional Cardiology Medical Group

23101 Sherman Pl Ste 110

West Hills, CA 91307
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
  • HealthCare Partners
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MetLife

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Top Care Areas

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

Heart Disease
very high
more than 95% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 92% of peers
Vascular Disease
very high
more than 86% of peers

Dr. Rafii's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Rafii "My vision for benevolent and compassionate practice of medicine follows the ethic of reciprocity. I treat my patients the way I would want myself or my own family treated. By taking a special interest in every patient, I try to build lasting relationships with them and be their advocate for a long and healthy life. I consider it an immense privilege to strive for the health and longevity of my patients through utilization of my knowledge in cardiovascular disease, the leading cause of morbidity"

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Nuclear Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

52  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease


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22  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.


  • University of California, Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2003
  • Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Kaiser Foundation Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Kaiser Foundation Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • University Of California San Francisco
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rafii has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Farsi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Rafii does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Rafii and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Providence Tarzana Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Cardiac Care Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Rafii is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Rafii's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rafii to family and friends
15 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Rafii's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr. Rafii walked into the room with a confident stride and a welcoming smile that made us feel at ease. He is so knowledgable as a physician. My husband had a strong reaction to one of his medications, and Dr. Rafii made an executive decision to change my husband's medication regimen to ensure it...more
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Dr Rafii is one truly great doctor. He takes time to talk to you and also gets to know you as a person.
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Dr. Rafii is the most honest person and caring doctor that I know. He spends more time with patients than any other doctor, and his ability to diagnose health problems goes well beyond his training as a cardiologist and as an internist. I would recommend Dr. Rafii only to the worthiest of...more
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Dr. Rafii uncovered my husbands rare genetic heart disease, when other could not. He's unbelievably knowledgeable and has compassionate bed side manner. He becomes "family". He is very dear to us.
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My mom has been trying to get the care she needs and Dr Rafii was the first doctor that really listened and helped with an issue we have been dealing with for almost 2 years. He really listened to my Mom and helped to calm her nerves. We both feel very comfortable with Dr Rafii and know that he...more
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