Shervin Eshaghian, MD
Shervin Eshaghian, MD is a cardiologist at the Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute. He is board certified in internal medicine, echocardiography and nuclear cardiology.
Over the years, Dr. Eshaghian has been able to pursue his multiple passions as a clinical practitioner, medical educator, and clinical researcher. His research includes the clinical efficacy of new anti-platelet agents and management of Acute Coronary Syndromes and congestive heart failure. He has written and presented extensively on the need for national guidelines to emphasize clinical importance over statistical significance. He is involved in evaluation and management of patients with severe aortic stenosis and peri-operative management of patient undergoing percutaneous aortic valve replacement (Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation, TAVI) and he has developed a post procedure protocol leading to earlier activity that may result in earlier discharge from the hospital.
In addition to numerous poster presentations and oral presentations, Dr. Eshaghian has published manuscripts in such prestigious publications as Heart, Annals of Internal Medicine, the American Journal of Cardiology, the American Heart Journal , Review of Cardiovascular Medicine, the American Journal of Medical Science, the Annals of Thoracic Surgery, the American Journal of Cardiology and Oncogene.
Dr. Eshaghian is a member of several professional societies including the Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, American Heart Association, American College of Cardiology, Heart Failure Society of America, American College of Physicians and the American Medical Association.
A Southern California native, Dr. Eshaghian earned his bachelor’s in psychobiology at the University of California, Los Angeles, graduating summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa and his medical degree at the Albert Einstein School of Medicine with distinction in cardiovascular research. He performed his internship and residency in internal medicine and a cardiology fellowship at Cedars-Sinai where he was named the resident and fellow of the year four out of six years. Throughout Dr. Eshaghian’s education, he earned numerous awards for scholarship.