Dr. Saman Fakheri received his bachelor's degree from the University of Southern California where he graduated summa cum laude in Biomedical Engineering. He was awarded the graduate of the year in his department. As one of the top college graduates, he was elected president of the Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society California Delta Chapter. Dr. Fakheri obtained the Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California where he was recipient of the George and Zelda Walker Trust Scholarship, He went on to complete his internal medicine residency at Kaiser Foundation Hospitals where he was appointed as Chief Medical Resident, He continued at Kaiser Hospitals for general and interventional cardiology fellowships for advanced training in peripheral and coronary, interventions, including pressure-wire, rotational atherectomy, intravascular ultrasound, and trans-radial approach. Dr. Fakheri is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular medicine, and interventional cardiology. He holds additional board certifications in cardiac imaging for echocardiography, nuclear cardiology, and cardiac CT.
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Central to his treatment philosophy is using evidence based medicine to treat and prevent disease, while using all available resources to maximize a patient's quality of life. Dr. Fakheri emphasizes patient education, communication and trust. He works with patient's and their family to understand their values and priorities to help guide compassionate care.
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