Dr. Fowrooz Joolhar, MD

Dr. Fowrooz Joolhar, MD

Cardiology  |  

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Dr. Fowrooz Joolhar, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Glendale, CA. She has been practicing for 24 years.

Fowrooz Joolhar MD

1510 S Central Ave Ste 650

Glendale, CA 91204
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Accepted insurance

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas


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Heart Disease
more than 81% of peers
Hypertensive Heart Disease
more than 76% of peers
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
more than 74% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Joolhar "In our office we treat each patient with compassion and kindness, because we believe that to be the most effective means of medical care. We work tirelessly to provide patients with the best and most efficient treatment. This includes making patients feel at ease through individualized care, as well as communication in plain language that patients can understand and relate to."


  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • 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)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease


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  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Pericardiocentesis
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors

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.


  • Uci Irvine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Ucla-San Fernando Vly Prgm
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • UCLA San Fernando Vly Med Program
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • San Fernando Vly Cardiovasc Program
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Joolhar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Patient Safety Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

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

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Dr. Joolhar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Joolhar to family and friends
based on 17 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Joolhar's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Los Angeles, CA |
My grandmother had a transient ischemic attack (TIA) and our family consulted with Dr. Joolhar. She was very caring, thorough, and explained things clearly. She was patient and answered all of our questions. I would definitely recommend Dr. Joolhar to anyone needing a cardiologist!
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in Glendale, CA |
Very good doctor-patient interaction. Good communication and friendly staff.
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in Glendale, CA |
Dr. Joolhar is a very personable, kind, compassionate doctor who is very thorough with you. She really takes time to listen to you and addresses all your issues. Dr. Joolhar explains things to you in a manner which you understand. The staff in her office are very nice and try their best to...more
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Reseda, Ca |
Dr. Joolhar was a tremendous help when my grandmother was sick. She kept us well informed and constantly updated on her condition, and treated her with extreme care. She is a very knowledgeable and kind doctor who I would highly recommend.
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North Hollywood, CA |
Dr. Joolhar was really great with my grandmother when she was having heart issues. Very caring and calming. Grandma is doing much better!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Joolhar accepts 1 insurance carrier
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Hospitals where Dr. Joolhar has admitting privileges

Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center
1420 S Central Ave
Glendale, CA 91204
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Adventist Health Glendale
1509 Wilson Ter
Glendale, CA 91206
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