Dr. Hossein Dehghani, MD

Dr. Hossein Dehghani, MD

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Cardiology  |  
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39 y/o
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Dr. Hossein Dehghani, MD is a cardiology specialist in Fairfield, CA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Thomas Jefferson University in 2004 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.Read his story

NorthBay Medical Group

1860 Pennsylvania Ave Ste 110

Fairfield, CA 94533
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • HealthSmart
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Western Health Advantage

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Top Care Areas

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Chest Pain
very high
more than 95% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 93% of peers
Heart Murmur
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Dr. Dehghani's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Dehghani "When I was growing up, I was always very interested in science and biology. My father was a physician and I looked up to him. He was an ophthalmologist and he seemed to enjoy his career very much. So it felt like medicine was just the right avenue for me, as well. Cardiology just makes sense to me. There is a lot of physics involved. The heart is a pump and it has electricity and wiring and the more I studied it, the more I wanted to learn. Being a doctor, I knew, would allow me to care for people. I felt it would be very rewarding and it is. Being an interventional cardiologist really comes from an area of caring. I try to be personable and to relate to my patients. I do not come from a position of being judgmental. I spend however much time is necessary to help them understand what is going on, why they are there and hopefully build a relationship and provide the best care for their cardiac problem. I treat adult patients, age 18 and up, and typical things I see involve acutely managing heart failure and heart attacks, management of chest pain, and peripheral artery disease. Interventional cardiologists do procedures such as putting in stents and pacemakers and so forth. Ultimately what I want to see is the patients doing well. The thing that brings me the greatest joy in my work is when someone struggling with a heart issue comes in and we are able to find a plan and solution that gives their lives back to them. It is most rewarding when they come back to visit and have recovered from a setback and are back to their normal life. I want my patients to know that I am happy to see them and try to figure out what is right for them. I will always do my best to take care of them. When I am not at work, I like to be very active. I hang out with friends and family, I like to play basketball and hike. I enjoy wine tasting and I've recently taken up skiing - I'm awful at it but I'm getting better!"

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Dehghani "The most rewarding part of Dr. Dehghani's day is getting to know his patients and helping them feel better. He prioritizes finding solutions that will return his patients back to their normal lives."
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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
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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*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • 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
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • 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
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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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

  • University of Texas / Austin Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Tulane University Hospital And Clinic
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Beth Israel Deaceness Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • U C S F Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dehghani has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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NorthBay Medical Center

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2017 Five Star Recipient for Treatment of Heart Attack

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Dr. Dehghani's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dehghani to family and friends
3.8
based on 9 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
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Dr. Dehghani's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Rancho Cucamonga
The jury is still out for me regarding this doctor. I have now met them twice having just switch to an HMO from my previous PPO. In fact I believe he was the only cardiologist I could go to within my HMO. I didn't mind because I've heard good things about him. I kind him to be rushed and...more
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Have CHF. Was in St Bernadines previously. Doctor there could not get stents in, or even a wire through my arteries. Stated they had done all they could medically. Had appointment with Doctor Dehghani and he manged to roto blade and get 2 stents in. This guy saved my life!
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