Dr. Sean Ameli, MD

Dr. Sean Ameli, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
57 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Sean Ameli, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Las Vegas, NV. He is 57 years old and has been practicing for 30 years.

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400 S Rampart Blvd Ste 240

Las Vegas, NV 89145
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas


See how frequently Dr. Ameli performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

very high
more than 99% of peers
Cardiovascular Stress Test
very high
more than 98% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ameli "We care for our patient as we would wish our families would be care for by their physician."


  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease


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  • Cardiac Angiography
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Stress Echocardiogram
  • Thoracentesis
  • Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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.


  • University Of California At Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Cedars Sinai Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Cedars Sinai Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Cedars Sinai Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Chief Cardiology Fellow, Cedars Sinai Medical Center
    Other Education | Completed 1994
  • Chief Resident, Cedars Sinai Medical Center
    Other Education | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • U.S. News and World Report rated physician http://health.usnews.com/top-doctors/sean-ameli-cardiologist-89CC001571, January 20
  • American Heart Association "Man of the Year", 2005
  • American Heart Association "Cardiologist of the Year", 2009
  • U.S. News and World Report rated physician http://health.usnews.com/top-doctors/sean-ameli-cardiologist-89CC001571, 2011
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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St. Rose Dominican, San Martin Campus

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2018 Five Star Recipient for Treatment of Heart Failure

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Dr. Ameli's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ameli to family and friends
based on 23 total reviews (6 with comments)
Dr. Ameli's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (6)
in Las Vegas, NV |
I have been seeing Dr. Ameli for the last few years and in fact, he is actually the very first and only cardiologist I have seen or consulted. I am thoroughly pleased with Dr. Ameli and his entire staff which actually begins with the receptionist, Destiny and Dr Ameli's assistant Preet. Everyone is extremely professional and attentive to my visit knowing why I am there and what is to be done during my visit and to doing so in a timely manner. Dr. Ameli is the best, second to none, period!
in Henderson, NV |
Dr. Ameli is very knowledgable as well as kind and considerate. That combination is quite outstanding. His staff's comptency adds to the excellent experience of this office.
in Las Vegas, NV |
Dr Ameli is amazing - kind, detail oriented, knowledgeable, patient oriented and I consider myself lucky to be in both his cardiology internal medicine practice. His staff reflects his philosophy of being totality patient directed, are efficient and a pleasure to deal with.
in Las Vegas, NV |
Dr. Ameli is my Cardiologist and Primary Care doctor. I have been treated by him for more than 10 years. Dr. Ameli has gained my trust, admiration, and fullest respect as a doctor who is skilled in diagnosis and warmly humane in his counsel. He has advised me well in important medical/personal matters. He is the best primary physician I have ever encountered and his staff is well trained and professional in all aspects.
in Las Vegas, NV |
I always appreciate Dr. Ameli's expertise. He has helped me with my health tremendously. He takes the time not only to explain things, but to listen and answer the questions I have. I would recommend him to anyone in a "heartbeat"! :-)
in Las Vegas, NV |
Excellent care!!!! I have been Dr. Ameli's patient for over the years and he is not only an excellent and dedicated Cardiologist, but is truly and sincerely interested in the well being of his patients. He is an expert in his field of medicine and keeps abreast of the research to provide the best medical advice and care possible. The staff is well trained and professional in all aspects of their specialty. I feel honored to be his patient.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Ameli accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Ameli has admitting privileges

St. Rose Dominican, San Martin Campus
8280 W Warm Springs Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89113
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