Dr. Mahnaz Behboodikhah, MD

Dr. Mahnaz Behboodikhah, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Mahnaz Behboodikhah, MD is a cardiology specialist in Newport Beach, CA and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from SUNY Upstate Med Univ in 1985 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

500 Superior Ave Ste 345

Newport Beach, CA 92663

Contact Information

(949) 646-1877

Insurance Accepted

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

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more than 99% of peers
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more than 99% of peers
Heart Disease
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more than 99% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

2  Board Certifications

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

49  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • 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 Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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19  Procedures

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.


  • SUNY Upstate Med Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • New York Hospital Medical Center Of Queens
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • New York Hospital Medical Center Of Queens
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Kaiser Permanente Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Wadsworth Va Med Ctr-Ucla
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Behboodikhah has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Behboodikhah's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Behboodikhah to family and friends
31 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Behboodikhah's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

As a new patient I very disappointed with Dr. B she always rushed , hands on door ready to leave after 15min of her time.She is rude and she a pill pusher . we will be finding a new cardiologist. Do yourself a favor and find a new cardiologist she is much too busy for her own practice. all she...more
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I had a heart attack in 1996, Dr Behboodikhah performed an angiogram and found I was totally blocked and recommended Quintuple by pas, but did not want to do it right away to the contrary of the surgeon, the Doctor sent me home to rest, then had the surgery done a few days later, the operation was...more
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I find Dr. Mahnaz Behboodikhah very disruptive and in a hurry. She makes me feel like I need a second opinion. Very poor bedside manner. I will not be seeing her as a patient again.
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Dr Behboodikhah is the best cardiologist I have ever been to, and is now one of my most favorite Docors.
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