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Dr. Farshad Raissi, MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology ·  Male · Age 46

Dr. Raissi

UC San Diego Health

9434 Medical Center Dr La Jolla, CA 92037

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(858) 657-7000

Dr. Farshad Raissi, MD is a clinical cardiac electrophysiologist in La Jolla, CA. He graduated from Tehran School Of Medical Sciences and specializes in clinical cardiac electrophysiology, cardiology, and more.

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(858) 657-7000

Dr. Raissi accepts the following insurance:

Aetna HMO
Choice PPO
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Special Needs Plan SNP
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
United Healthcare

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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Raissi's Top Procedures and Conditions

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

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

Cardiac Electrophysiology
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very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Hypertensive Heart Disease

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Raissi treats Hypertensive Heart Disease more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Raissi treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease

Dr. Raissi's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation
  • 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
  • Defibrillator Implantation
  • Device Therapy of 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
  • Ventricular Arrhythmia

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What People Say About Dr. Farshad Raissi, MD
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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About Me


Farshad Raissi, MD, MPH, is a board-certified cardiac electrophysiologist whose special clinical interest is in management of complex arrhythmias in heart failure, as well as device therapies for early and advanced heart disease.

As an as...


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

Board Certifications

  • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine


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
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Internship Hospital
Tehran School Of Medical Sciences
Medical School
University of California At Berkeley


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