Dr. Saman Fakheri, MD

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Dr. Saman Fakheri, MD
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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    Saman Fakheri, M.D.17075 Devonshire St Ste 201
    Northridge, CA 91325
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    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.

    Dr. Fakheri's Care Philosophy

    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.

    Dr. Fakheri says...

    Arrhythmias

    Congestive Heat Failure

    Coronary Artery Disease

    Fainting (syncope)

    Heart disease

    Peripheral  Arterial Disease

    Pulmonary Hypertension

    Valvular Heart Disease

    Varicose veins

    Venous insufficiency

    Dr. Fakheri says...

    Echocardiography

    Stress Testing

    Vascular imaging (carotid, abdominal aorta, venous/arterial duplex)

    Endogenous ablation

    Holter and event monitoring

    Interventional Cardiology

    Cardiology Consultation

    Preventative Cardiology

    Pre-Operative Cardiac Evaluation

    Sports screening cardiovascular exam

    Dr. Fakheri'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 Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine and Interventional Cardiology
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Internal Medicine
    • Interventional Cardiology

    Conditions Treated

    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Hypertension
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Syncope
    • Vascular Disease

    Education

    • Medical School
      Keck Sch Of Med Of The Usc

      Graduated in 2007

    • Internship Hospital
      Kaiser Fdn Hosp-Sunset
    • Residency Hospital
      Kaiser Fdn Hosp-Sunset
    • Fellowship Hospital
      Kaiser Fdn Hosp-Sunset
    • Undergraduate School
      University of Southern California / Keck School of Medicine

      Graduated in 2003

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Farsi
    • Spanish

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    Specialties

    • Interventional Cardiology
    • Cardiology

    Procedures Performed

    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization