Dr. Hossein Eftekhari, MD

Dr. Hossein Eftekhari, MD

Interventional Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
(5)
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Dr. Hossein Eftekhari, MD is an interventional cardiology doctor who practices in Downey, CA. He is 49 years old and has been practicing for 24 years. Read his story

8317 Davis St # A

Downey, CA 90241

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net of California
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Heart Disease
high
more than 81% of peers
Vascular Disease
high
more than 80% of peers
Heart Palpitations
normal
more than 81% of peers

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Dr. Eftekhari's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Eftekhari "Dr. Eftekhari is an interventional cardiologist, endovascular interventionst practicing in LA county. He has been involved in patients care as general cardiologist, interventional cardiologist, vascular interventionist, venous ablation, and endovascula treatment for deep vein thrombosis. Dr. Eftekhari is a graduated interventional cardiologist from, Tufts University School of Medicine- Baystate Medical Center, MA 2013. He completed his Internal Medicine residency at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons -St.Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center, NY in 2008.Prior moving to the United States, he also had done four years of cardiology residency training and one and a half years of interventional cardiology training at the University of Tehran Medical Sciences, Iran. Starting in 2002, he spent three years at the University of Texas - Houston and Texas Heart Institute as a research scientist. Dr. Eftekhari is board certified in Interventional Cardiology, General Cardiology, Endovascular Intervention, Cardiac Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology, Cardiac CTA, and Internal Medicine."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Eftekhari "Cardiovascular Medical Associates strives to provide friendly and easily accessible cardiology services. Through prevention, education, early detection, and treatment of cardiovascular disease we expect to enhanced our patient?s cardiovascular health and lifestyles."

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Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiology
  • Cardiology Echocardiography
  • Internal Medicine
  • Nuclear 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 Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • 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
  • Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Atherectomy
  • Coronary Stenting
  • Echocardiography
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Thoracentesis
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

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

  • Gilan University Of Med Sciences and Health Services
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • St Luke's Roosevelt Hosp Ctr Columbia U
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • St Luke's Roosevelt Hosp Ctr Columbia U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Bay State Mc Tufts University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Eftekhari has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Persian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Eftekhari's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Eftekhari to family and friends
1.8
based on 5 total reviews
Dr. Eftekhari's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well
    FAIR
  • Answers Questions
    FAIR
  • Time well spent
    FAIR
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    FAIR
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    FAIR
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
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Dr. Eftekhari accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    CaliforniaCare HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net of California
    Large Group HMO
    Large Group PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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PIH Health Hospital - Downey
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