Dr. Robert Attaran, MD


Interventional Cardiology | Male

Dr. Robert Attaran, MD
Dr. Robert Attaran, MD is an interventional cardiology doctor who practices in Branford, CT. He is 45 years old and has been practicing for 17 years. Dr. Attaran is affiliated with Lawrence and Memorial Hospital, Yale - New Haven Hospital, YNHH Saint Raphael Campus and Greenwich Hospital.

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We are committed to providing the best medical care. Excellent & Compassionate service is our goal. We provide a full range of services and have a highly trained and knowledgeable staff that have been together for over fifteen years. We look forward to being part of your medical team

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Yale New Haven Hosp Cardiology, New Haven, CT84 N Main St
Branford, CT 06405
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    10 to 15 minutes
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Dr. Attaran's Care Philosophy

We are committed to providing the best medical care. Excellent & Compassionate service is our goal. We provide a full range of services and have a highly trained and knowledgeable staff that have been together for over fifteen years. We look forward to being part of your medical team

Dr. Attaran says...

Vascular disease, venous insufficiency, ulcers, poor circulation.

Dr. Attaran says...

Peripheral angioplasty, venous intervention, radiofrequency ablation, deep vein intervention.

Dr. Attaran's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Interventional Cardiology
  •  Board certified in Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine and Interventional Cardiology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • State Winner, American Board of Internal Medicine Clinical Vignette Competition, AZ Chapter, 2006
    • Winning case presentation, Save a Leg Save a Life Foundation, Annual Scientific Sessions, Orlando., 2010
    • Winner of Best Case Presentation, Cardiovascular Research Foundation Fellows Course, Abiomed Impella Device., 2010
    • Gold Star Patient Care Award, Southern AZ VA Hospital, 2007
    • Most Outstanding Resident on Coronary Care Unit, Univ of Arizona., 2006
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  • Media & Publications
    • Epinephrine in resuscitation: curse or cure?, 2010
    • Correlation between Estimated Ejection Fraction Measured by Echocardiography with Ejection Fraction Estimated by Cardiac Catheterization in Patients Awaiting Cardiac Transplantation., 2010
    • Protocol for optimal detection and exclusion of a patent foramen ovale using transthoracic echocardiography with agitated saline microbubbles. 23(7): 616-622., 2006
    • Poor correlation of pulmonary systolic pressure using echocardiography versus right heart catheterization in patients awaiting heart transplantation. Transplantation Proceedings. 41(9):3827-3830., 2009
    • Professional link. CV.

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Board Certifications

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  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Claudication
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Spider Veins
  • Thrombosis
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Reflux
  • Venous Ulcer


  • Medical School
    University of Sheffield

    Graduated in 2000

  • Residency Hospital
    University of Arizona

    Completed in 2007

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Yale University

    Completed in 2011

  • Undergraduate School
    University of Toronto

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Spanish

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  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiology
  • Vascular Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • Atherectomy
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Stenting
  • Impella Device
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation
  • Rotational Atherectomy
  • Thrombolysis
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Venous Sclerotherapy