Dr. Mohammad Gharavi, MD

Dr. Mohammad Gharavi, MD

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Age 75
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Dr. Mohammad Gharavi, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Encino, CA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Tehran University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine and specializes in cardiac surgery, thoracic surgery, and more.

16255 Ventura Blvd Ste 910

Encino, CA 91436

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Gharavi's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gharavi performs Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography) more than 48% of his peers

Dr. Gharavi performs this procedure more than 48% of his peers

Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gharavi performs Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft more than 42% of his peers

Dr. Gharavi performs this procedure more than 42% of his peers

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gharavi treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 35% of his peers

Dr. Gharavi treats this condition more than 35% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease

Dr. Gharavi's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Buerger's Disease
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioversion, Elective
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Carotid Surgery
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Empyema
Endocarditis
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Surgery
Hernia Repair
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Impella Device
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Injuries
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Maze Procedure
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Poor Circulation
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Hypertension
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Septal Defect
Syncope
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Venous Insufficiency
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Mohammad Gharavi, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Encino, CA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Tehran University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine and specializes in cardiac surgery, thoracic surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiology
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • Tehran University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School
  • 1978
    St Vincent Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1978
  • 1978
    La Co University Southern Calif Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1978
  • 1977
    La Co University Southern Calif Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1977
  • 1976
    Mt Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1976
  • 1973
    Huron Rd Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1973
  • 1968
    University Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1968

Languages

  • Farsi
  • German
  • English

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Dr. Gharavi's Reviews

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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Many moons ago (January 2001) the good Dr. performed a quad bypass on me. He does not Cherry Pick! I am still alive and kicking at age 67, here in S. Florida. Every day is a bonus! Rich S.
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Amazing Dr! He performed a quad bypass on me in July 2015.
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He performed 3 way bypass Aug 2014. Dr Ben Simon is my Cardiologist, Tarzana. I was up and walking 2-3 miles 3 weeks later. 1st time I met Dr Gharavi, was 1 day after my surgery. He visited me twice a day until my discharge.
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Medicaid
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