Dr. Afshine Emrani

Cardiology
Tarzana, CA
28 years experience male

Locations

Office

Tarzana, CA

Address

18370 Burbank Blvd, #401, Tarzana, CA
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My office hours

Tuesday: 8:30am - 5:30pm
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Insurances accepted

Allina Health

Aetna

Blue Cross of California

Medicare

About

Bio

<strong><code>http://www.laheartspecialists.com/ </code></strong> <strong> </strong> <strong>Dr. Afshine Emrani, MD, FACC </strong>of Los Angeles Heart Specialists has been well recognized amongst his peers as a leading clinical cardiologist who specializes in the field of prevention. He has practiced in the Los Angeles area for the past fifteen years and has been recognized as a teacher and mentor to students as well as <em>Assistant Clinical Professor, U.C.L.A. at the </em><em>David Geffen School of Medicine. L A Heart Specialists </em>enables you to make health and lifestyle decisions that will support your long-term wellness. Through preventive care and early diagnosis, we can help you address any undetected health issues—and give you the peace of mind that can only come with a thorough picture of your health.<strong> Our services include:</strong> <li>Genetic lipid profile analysis</li><li>H. Pylori breath test for stomach ulcer</li><li>Stress echocardiography treadmill test</li><li>Stress cardiopulmonary fitness assessment with VO2 max</li><li>DEXA axial bone densitometry</li><li>Bioelectrical impedance analysis of body fat composition</li><li>Nutrition counseling</li><li>Immunizations and vaccinations</li><li>Complete laboratory blood and urine examination</li><li>24-hour Holter monitor of the heart</li><li>Pulmonary function test – with loop testing</li><li>Venous study of the lower extremities for varicose veins</li> About Us At Los Angeles Heart Specialists, you will learn more about your health in one visit than you ever thought possible. Our comprehensive health evaluation enables you to make health and lifestyle decisions that will support your long-term wellness. Through preventive care and early diagnosis, we can help you address any undetected health issues—and give you the peace of mind that can only come with a thorough picture of your health. Your introductory visit will require the most in-depth health exam, to establish your complete health status and individual profile. Subsequent visits with us will include only those tests appropriate to your personal medical history—to ensure your optimal long-term health and well-being.

Specialties
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Cardiology

Languages spoken

Armenian, German, Hebrew, Persian, Russian

Doctor Q&A

163 Answers
366 Agrees
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A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Afshine Emrani
28 years experience Cardiology
Yes : A little cheese, couple of servings a month are ok. But generally the cholesterol and fat in dairy is inflammatory for the heart.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Afshine Emrani
28 years experience Cardiology
Gerd: Reflux can cause the pain. It is not your heart- you need to manage your reflux. See a gi. Get tested for hpylori and possible need for endoscopy. ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Afshine Emrani
28 years experience Cardiology
Yes: You should get a GI study and make sure it did not failed.
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Dr. Afshin Rahimi
Dec 2, 2012
I often request pre-op clearance for my surgical patients. Dr. Emrani and LA Heart are simply amazing. The pre-op and labs are performed and faxed over within one to two days! Highly recommend.
Dr. Shira Miller
Dec 2, 2012
I endorse this doctor. Dr. Emrani truly cares for his patients. He goes out of his way to find new ways to optimize his patients' health.
Apr 10, 2015
Great doctor. Consistently gives thoughtful, insightful and expert advice.
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! Thanks for the info! I have decreased both the number of times I blow my nose and the intensity of the blowing. It really helped so thanks!
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! Thanks, I was worried it would get worst and I wouldn't be able to give my baby the attention she needs, this really helped.
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Thank you,just tried my luck here im here at middle east medicals are quite expensive here and second opinion is really out of budget for me

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

UC San Diego School of Medicine, CA
Graduated 1993MD

Awards

Superdoctors
Intern of the Year- VA Wadsworth- UCLA 1994
Fellow Teacher of the Year- Kaiser Foundation- USC 1999

Affiliations

Assistant Clinical Professor, U.C.L.A. David Geffen School of Medicine
Fellow American College of Cardiology
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