Dr. Robert Attaran, MD

Dr. Robert Attaran, MD

Interventional Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 46
(16)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Robert Attaran, MD is an interventional cardiology doctor who practices in Branford, CT. He is 46 years old and has been practicing for 17 years.

84 N Main St

Branford, CT 06405

Contact Information

(203) 483-8300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Preferred Care Partners
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
more than 95% of peers
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
very high
more than 94% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Attaran "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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Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiology
  • Vascular Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • 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 Medical Specialties*
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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
  • Benign Tumor
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Claudication
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Spider Veins
  • Thrombosis
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Hypertension
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Reflux
  • Venous Ulcer

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Procedures

  • Atherectomy
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Stenting
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Paracentesis
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation
  • Rotational Atherectomy
  • Thrombolysis
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

  • University of Toronto
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Sheffield
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • University of Arizona
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Yale University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

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
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.,

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Attaran's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Attaran to family and friends
4.8
based on 16 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Attaran's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in North Haven, CT |
Friendly, calm demeanor. Spends time listening and answering questions.
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Dr. Attaran accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Preferred Care Partners
  • UnitedHealthCare
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Hospitals where Dr. Attaran has admitting privileges

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Yale - New Haven Hospital
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New Haven, CT 06510
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1450 Chapel St
New Haven, CT 06511
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