Hirad Yarmohammadi, MD, MPH

Board Certifications: 
Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine, Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
Accepting New Patients
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Overview

Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

Supraventricular Tachycardia SVT, Pacemaker Management, Pacemaker Implant, Implant Cardiac Defibrillator, Holter Monitor, Arrhythmia Management, Catheter Ablation, Catheter Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation, Diagnostic Electrophysiology Study, Electrophysiological Evaluations, Electrophysiology-Arrhythmias, Inherited Arrhythmias, Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy, Cardioversion, Syncope, Ventricular Tachycardia

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine at CUMC

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia

Languages

  • Farsi (Persian)

Gender

  • Male

Schedule an Appointment

Phone Appointments

New Patients:
212-342-1775
Existing Patients:
212-305-9940

Location(s)

CUMC/Milstein Hospital Building
177 Fort Washington Avenue
New York, NY 10032
Primary

Insurance Accepted

Aetna

  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • NY Signature
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Signature Administrators
  • Student Health

Affinity

  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Amida Care

  • Special Needs Plan

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Emblem/GHI

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Emblem/HIP

  • ConnectiCare
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Select Care (Exchange)
  • Vytra

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • Blue Access (Exchange)
  • EPO
  • Gatekeeper (Exchange)
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • Pathway (Exchange)
  • POS
  • PPO

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Fidelis Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Healthfirst

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Leaf (Exchange)
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare

  • MagnaCare

Multiplan

  • Multiplan

MVP Health Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty
  • Medicare Managed Care

UnitedHealthcare

  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • HMO
  • Medicaid (Community Plan)
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO

VNSNY CHOICE

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • SelectHealth
  • Special Needs Plan

WellCare

  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

*Please contact the provider’s office directly to verify that your particular insurance is accepted.

Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • Shiraz University of Medical Sciences (Iran)
  • Internship: Lenox Hill Hospital
  • Residency: Cleveland Clinic
  • Fellowship: University of Minnesota Hospital and Clinics
  • Fellowship: Johns Hopkins Hospital
  • Fellowship: Brigham and Women's Hospital

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Honors & Awards

2019 -- Present - Fellow of the Heart Rhythm Society

2019 – Present - Fellow of the American College of Cardiology

2019 – Present - Fellow of the American Heart Association

2014 -- Fellow of the Year: University of Minnesota Cardiology Fellowship Program

2012 -- Young Investigator. Finalist Award Northwestern Cardiovascular Forum Research Award

2008 -- 2nd Place Award American College of Physicians, Doctors Dilemma Competition

2007 -- D.E.A Appreciation Award Police Department of New York City

-- First Place Award Shiraz University of Medical Sciences- National Medical Comprehensive Exam

Research

Selected Publications

  • Atrioventricular Block During Catheter Ablation for Ventricular Arrhythmias. JACC: Clinical Electrophysiology. November 2018. DOI:10.1016/j.jacep.2018.10.005
  • Early Repolarization Found on Routine Electrocardiograms: Risk and Management. Ochsner J. 2018 Summer;18(2):110-111.
  • Serum Calcium and Increased Risk of Sudden Cardiac Arrest in the General Population. Mayo Clin Proc. 2017 Oct;92(10):1479-1485. Epub 2017 Sep 21.
  • Novel measure of autonomic remodeling associated with sudden cardiac arrest in diabetes. Heart Rhythm. 2017 Oct;14(10):1449-1455. doi: 10.1016/j.hrthm.2017.07.011. Epub 2017 Jul 13.
  • Dual phase cone-beam computed tomography in detecting <3 cm hepatocellular carcinomas during transarterial chemoembolization. J Cancer Res Ther. 2017 Jan-Mar;13(1):38-43.</em>
  • Premature ventricular contractions: Reassure or refer? Cleve Clin J Med. 2016 Jul;83(7):524-30. doi: 10.3949/ccjm.83a.
  • Presence of gas in left ventricle due to infective endocarditis. J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr. 2016 Jul-Aug;10(4):335-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jcct.2016.05.007. Epub 2016 Jun 8.
  • Hemopericardium from Inferior Cava Filter Strut Fracture and Embolization. Journal of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography: 2015 Jul 10. pii: S1934-5925(15)00220-8.
  • Association of Common Variations on Chromosome 4q25 and Left Atrial Volume in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation. Clinical Medicine Insights: Cardiology. 2015:9 1–7.
  • Anti-factor Xa and activated partial thromboplastin time measurements for heparin monitoring in mechanical circulatory support. JACC Heart Failure. 2015 Apr;3(4):314-22
  • Echocardiographic Ramp Test for Continuous-Flow Left Ventricular Assist Devices: Do Loading Conditions Matter? JACC Heart Failure. 2015 Apr;3(4):291-9.
  • Usefulness of Cardiac Magnetic Resonance-Guided Management in Patients with Recurrent Pericarditis. Am J Cardiol. 2015 Feb 15; 115(4):542-7.
  • Cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging before catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation: Much more than left atrial and pulmonary venous anatomy. Editorial. International Journal of Cardiology. 2015 Jan 20; 179:461-4.
  • Clinical Features Associated with Adverse Events in Patients with Post-Pericardiotomy Syndrome Following Cardiac Surgery. Am J Cardiol. 2014 Nov 1; 114(9):1426-30.
  • Outflow Thrombus in a Left Ventricular Assist Device: Visualization by Computed Tomography Angiography. J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr. 2014 Nov-Dec;8(6):473-4
  • Relation Between Echocardiographically Estimated And Invasively Measured Filling Pressures in Constrictive Pericarditis.Am J Cardiol. 2014 Jun 1;113(11):1911-6.
  • Magnetic Resonance Image Intensity Ratio, A Normalized Measure to Enable Inter-Patient Comparability of Left Atrial Fibrosis. Heart Rhythm. 2014 Jan;11(1):85-92.
  • Dabigatran versus warfarin anticoagulation before and after catheter ablation for the treatment of atrial fibrillation. J Interv Card Electrophysiol. 2013 Sep; 37(3):233-9.
  • Efficacy of the CHADS2 Scoring System to Assess Left Atrial Thrombogenic Milieu Risk Before Cardioversion of Non-Valvular Atrial Fibrillation. Am J Cardiol. 2013 Sep 1; 112(5):678-83.
  • Cardiac Magnetic Resonance T1 Mapping of Left Atrial Myocardium. Heart Rhythm. 2013 Sep; 10(9):1325-31.
  • Initial experience with magnetic resonance imaging of atrial scar and co-registration with electroanatomic voltage mapping during atrial fibrillation: success and limitations. Heart Rhythm. 2012 Dec; 9(12):2003-9.
  • Transesophageal Echocardiography & Cardioversion Trends in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation: A 10 Years Survey. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2012 Sep; 25(9):962-8.
  • Use Indications for Transesophageal Echocardiography Before Cardioversion for Atrial Fibrillation: Implications for Appropriateness Criteria. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2012 Jun; 5(6):641-8.
  • Role of CHADS2 Score in Evaluation of Thromboembolic Risk and Mortality in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation Undergoing Direct Current Cardioversion: An ACUTE Substudy. Am J Cardiol. 2012 Jul 15;110(2):222-6.
  • Patent foramen ovale associated with the unusual presentation of unilateral paramedian thalamic perforating artery infarction after embolic occlusion of “Artery of Percheron”: Case report and review of the literature. J NeuroIntervent Surg. 2011 Jun; 3(2):156-9.
  • “Inherited coagulation disorders in Southern Iran” Haemophilia. 2002 Nov; 8(6): 740-744