Dr. Farshad Raissi, MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology •  Male • Age 47
  
Dr. Raissi
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

UC San Diego Health

9434 MEDICAL CENTER DR La Jolla, CA 92037

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Dr. Farshad Raissi, MD is a Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiologist in La Jolla, CA. Dr. Raissi has more experience with Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders, Implantable Cardiac Devices, and Electrophysiology than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities El Centro Regional Medical Center and UCSD Medical Center - Hillcrest. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Raissi to book an appointment.


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Fabulous...simply fabulous. The only reason I am not seeing Dr. Raissi now is my corporate medical insurance was changed to Kaiser. I will be back once I am on Medicare in one year. Thank you for great care Dr. Raissi!!!
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Biography

Farshad Raissi, MD, MPH, is a board-certified cardiac electrophysiologist whose special clinical interest is in management of complex arrhythmias in heart...Read more

Specialties

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology
  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease

Education

Baylor College of Medicine/Saint Lukes Episcopal Health System
Fellowship Hospital
Stanford University
Fellowship Hospital
Texas Heart Inst/St Luke's Episcopal Hosp
Fellowship Hospital
Texas Heart Institute
Fellowship Hospital
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Residency Hospital
Tehran School Of Medical Sciences
Medical School
2005
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Internship Hospital
University of California At Berkeley

Awards

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(858) 657-7000

Dr. Raissi accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Choice PPO
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Anthem
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Gold Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
PERS Choice / PERSCare Providers-CA PPO
Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Platinum Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Select (PERS Select Providers)-CA PPO
Select PPO (Select Network)-CA PPO
Select-CA PPO
Silver (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Tenet Network-CA PPO
Traditional
Traditional PPO
UC Care-CA PPO
UC CORE-CA PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
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UC Resident and Fellows-CA PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
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HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
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Cigna PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Raissi

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Raissi treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Raissi treats other conditions, please contact the office at (858) 657-7000.

Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders

Adult congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as arrythmias and mitral valve disease, that have been present from birth to adulthood.Compare with other Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 83% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Raissi treats Aortic Valve Regurgitation more than 90% of their peers

Dr. Raissi treats this condition more than 90% of their peers

Atrial Flutter
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Raissi treats Atrial Flutter more than 84% of their peers

Dr. Raissi treats this condition more than 84% of their peers

Arrhythmias
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Raissi treats Arrhythmias more than 79% of their peers

Dr. Raissi treats this condition more than 79% of their peers

Implantable Cardiac Devices

Compare with other Implantable Cardiac Devices specialists.

Typically treats 71% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Raissi performs Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair more than 76% of their peers

Dr. Raissi performs this procedure more than 76% of their peers

Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Raissi performs Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement more than 67% of their peers

Dr. Raissi performs this procedure more than 67% of their peers

Electrophysiology

Electrophysiologists monitor, diagnose and treat abnormal heart rhythms through procedures such as electrocardiograms (EKGs) and pacemaker insertionsCompare with other Electrophysiology specialists.

Typically treats 62% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Cardiac Electrophysiology
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Raissi performs Cardiac Electrophysiology more than 86% of their peers

Dr. Raissi performs this procedure more than 86% of their peers

Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Raissi performs Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair more than 76% of their peers

Dr. Raissi performs this procedure more than 76% of their peers

Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Raissi performs Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement more than 67% of their peers

Dr. Raissi performs this procedure more than 67% of their peers

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Dr. Raissi's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Electrophysiological Study
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Syncope
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors

Locations

UC San Diego Health

UC San Diego Health9434 MEDICAL CENTER DR La Jolla, CA 92037
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UCSD Medical Office South4168 Front St San Diego, CA 92103
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