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Kamran Shamsa, MD

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Kamran Shamsa, MD

UCLA Physician Kamran Shamsa, MD specializes in Cardiology.
Specialty
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Language Spoken
English, Farsi
Hospital Affiliation
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
State License Number
A93254
Contact
(310) 825-9011
Fax Number
(310) 825-9012
Email Address
kshamsa@mednet.ucla.edu
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PRACTICE LOCATION

UCLA Heart Center
100 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite 630 West
Los Angeles, CA 90095

MEDICAL BOARD CERTIFICATION
Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2011
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2008
EDUCATION
Fellowship
Cardiovascular Disease, UCLA School of Medicine, 2008 - 2011
Residency
Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, UCLA School of Medicine, 2005 - 2008
Internship
Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, UCLA School of Medicine, 2004 - 2005
Medical Degree
MD, UC San Diego School of Medicine, 2004
CLINICAL INTEREST
Angina, Arrhythmia, Atherosclerosis, Atrial Fibrillation, Atrial Septal Defect Repair, Cardiomyopathy, Cholesterol, Congestive Heart Failure, Coronary Artery Disease, General Cardiology, Heart Valve Disease, Hypertension, Intermittent Claudication , Invasive Cardiac Interventions, Ischemia (Heart), Nuclear Cardiology, Patent Foramen Ovale Repair, Syncope, Transesophageal Echocardiogram, Transthoracic Echocardiography
AFFILIATION
Department Affiliation
Physician, Cardiology, Kurlan Heart Center
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Additional Information
Board Certification
  • (ABIM) Internal Medicine
  • (ABIM) Cardiovascular Disease
  • (ASE) Echocardiography
  • (CBNC) Nuclear Cardiology
Publications
  1. Shamsa, K; Perloff, JK; Lee, E, Wirthlin, RS; Tsui, I; Schwartz, SD. Retinal Vascular Patterns After Operative Repair of Aortic Isthmic Coarctation. American Journal of Cardiology. Volume 105, Issue 3. Pages 408-410 (1 February 2010)
  2. Yang, EH; Shamsa, K; Ptaszny, M. Noninvasive Assessment of Coronary Artery Disease. Hospital Medicine Clinics. Vol 2, Issue 3, July 2013, e305-e336.
  3. Yang EH, Kwon MH, Mahajan A, Child JS, Tobis JM, Manthripragada G, Silverstein CA, Shamsa K. Circumferential type A aortic dissection and intimal intussusception of the aorta causing severe aortic regurgitation and obstruction of the left main coronary artery. Echocardiography. 2013 Mar;30(3):E81-4.
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