Dr. Mirhassan Farivar, MD

Dr. Mirhassan Farivar, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(9)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Mirhassan Farivar, MD is a cardiology specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from School Of Medicine Tehran University Of Medical Sciences in 1975 and specializes in cardiology and internal medicine.

414 Navarro St Ste 1033

San Antonio, TX 78205

Contact Information

(210) 587-8888

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Farivar performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thrombosis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
48

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • 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
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • 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
  • 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
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • School Of Medicine Tehran University Of Medical Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • University Of Wisconsin School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • University Of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • University Of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • U Tex Hlth Sci Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Farivar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Farivar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Farivar to family and friends
3.7
based on 9 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Farivar's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in San Antonio, TX |
I saw Dr F in the Recovery room after surgery when I developed chest pain. He ordered further tests and kept me overnight for observation. He is a very busy man but was concise, easy to understand and followed through with everything he had said he would do. The test results were put in laymen's...more
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Excellent in all respects.
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My experience was horrible. You know how they say first impression is the last impression. I had an appointment for 9:30 I arrived at 9:10. The call me to the back at 9:30. Another patient arrives at 9:45 to the patient holding cell a.k.a room. I happened to see the patient so I say ok. I had by...more
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Dr. Farivar accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Ambetter
    Superior Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Farivar has admitting privileges

Nix Medical Center
414 Navarro St
San Antonio, TX 78205
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