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Dr. Robert Attaran, MD

Interventional Cardiology •  Male • Age 48

  16 Reviews
Dr. Attaran

Yale New Haven Hosp Cardiology, New Haven, CT

79 Wawecus St Norwich, CT 06360
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(860) 886-2679

Dr. Robert Attaran, MD is an interventional cardiology specialist in Norwich, CT and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from University of Sheffield in 2000 and specializes in interventional cardiology and cardiology.

At a Glance

  • Explains conditions well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Hospital satisfaction Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals
  • Practices at top hospital America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award™ See hospitals

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Dr. Attaran accepts the following insurance:

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Cigna
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Background Check

1 malpractice claim Found
  • Settlement (7/31/2015)View details
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. Attaran's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Attaran treats Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Attaran treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Attaran treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Attaran treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Vascular Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Attaran treats Vascular Disease more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Attaran treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Attaran's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Atherectomy
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Chest Pain
  • Claudication
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Coronary Stenting
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Impella Device
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation
  • Rotational Atherectomy
  • Spider Veins
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombosis
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Hypertension
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Reflux
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Venous Ulcer

Dr. Attaran's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Attaran

4.8

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
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(15)
4 Stars
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1 Star
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Friendly, calm demeanor. Spends time listening and answering questions.
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About Me

We are committed to providing the best and most ethical medical care. 

Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

Education

2011
Yale University
Fellowship Hospital
2007
University of Arizona
Residency Hospital
2000
University of Sheffield
Medical School
University of Toronto
Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Farsi
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • 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.,

Affiliated Hospitals

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Greenwich Hospital

Greenwich, CT

81% Patient experience rating, 12% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average

70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2019)
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2019)