Dr. Abbas Ardehali is a renowned thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Los Angeles, California. He received his medical diplomas from Emory University School of Medicine in 1986. Dr. Ardehali completed his medical education with a residency in general surgery at UCLA Medical Center, a residency in internal medicine at UCSF, a fellowship in thoracic surgery at UCLA Medical Center and a fellowship in cardiovascular disease at UCSF. He is certified by the American Board in internal medicine, thoracic and cardiac surgery. His subspecialties are: general cardiac/thoracic surgery, adult cardiac surgery, cardiopulmonary transplantation and minimally invasive cardiac surgery. This doctor is affiliated with several hospitals in the area, including: Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and UCLA Medical Center Santa Monica. He was awarded the honors: ACS Fellow, Super Doc, Top Doctors LA Area in 2013 and Top Doctors Southern California in 2012. He has published many articles in cooperation with other doctors. He is a member of the American College of Surgeons. Besides English, he can speak Farsi.
Emory University School of Medicine
UCLA Medical Center
UCLA Medical Center
American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
757 Westwood PlazaRead More
UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica
1250 16th StRead More
VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System
11301 Wilshire BlvdRead More
The Role of TGF-β in the Association Between Primary Graft Dysfunction and Bronchiolitis Obliterans Syndrome.
DerHovanessian, A.,Weigt, S. S.,Palchevskiy, V.,Shino, M. Y.,Sayah, D. M.,Gregson, A. L.,Noble, P. W.,Palmer, S. M.,Fishbein, M. C.,Kubak, B. M.,Ardehali, A.,Ross, D. ...; Am. J. Transplant.. 2015 Oct 16.See more >>
Lung transplantation and concomitant cardiac surgery: Is it justified?
Biniwale, R.,Ross, D.,Iyengar, A.,Kwon, O. J.,Hunter, C.,Aboulhosn, J.,Gjertson, D.,Ardehali, A.; J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg.. 2015 Dec 02.See more >>
Staphylococcus via an Interaction With the ELR+ CXC Chemokine ENA-78 Is Associated With BOS.
Gregson, A. L.,Wang, X.,Injean, P.,Weigt, S. S.,Shino, M.,Sayah, D.,DerHovanessian, A.,Lynch, J. P.,Ross, D. J.,Saggar, R.,Ardehali, A.,Li, G.,Elashoff, R.,Belperio, J...; Am. J. Transplant.. 2015 Feb 17.See more >>
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Verified Patient ReviewsRate This Doctor
April 10, 2016
by Daisy R
“He is the best doctor I have ever met. He is very dedicated to his patients. He performed a minimally invasive procedure on me because I was trying to avoid an open heart surgery. I am so grateful for that!”
September 27, 2011
by Rose L
“When it comes to heart surgery, you need a doctor that you can fully trust. Dr. Ardehali has what it takes to be an amazing surgeon, he has great skills to get the job done. You need to feel confident when your life is at risk. ”