Our Team

Dr. Azadeh Beheshtian

Azadeh Beheshtian, MD

Dr. Azadeh Beheshtian is board certified in cardiovascular disease and internal medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine. She specializes in interventional cardiology and peripheral artery disease, with a focus on women’s heart health.  In addition to her surgical training, she applies particular emphasis on working with patients to avoid acute cardiac or vascular events.  Her approach is one of using thoughtfully prepared care plans that focus on maximize their health outcomes.

Dr. Beheshtian completed Medical school at Tehran University of Medical Sciences in Tehran, Iran.  After moving to the U.S., she completed a three-year post-doctoral research fellowship in the Department of Neurology at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). Dr. Beheshtian performed her internal medicine residency at the University of Southern California (USC).

Additional fellowships Dr. Beheshtian completed include a Cardiology fellowship at Montefiore Hospital (Albert Einstein College of Medicine) in the Bronx, New York, an Interventional Cardiology fellowship at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City, and a Peripheral Endovascular fellowship at the Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS).  Dr. Beheshtian is married and has a daughter who seems keen on following in her footsteps.

Dr. Beheshtian treats men and women, providing top-quality heart care and promoting trust based relationships with patients.  She founded Avicenna Cardiology in 2020 during the COVID-19 pandemic because of her desire to have direct control of how patients were cared for, and to leverage her training to create a difference in the lives of her patients.

Our practice

At Avicenna Cardiology, our patients are at the center of everything we do. Regardless of what brings you here, heart palpitations, chest pain, vein disease, shortness of breath or even for a second opinion, your long-term health is our priority.

We take the time to communicate with you about your health, making sure your questions are answered, ending every in-person or virtual visit asking if you have any remaining questions and we mean it. We are private and personal, and you are not a chart number to us, you are the reason we come to work each day.

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