Education

Fellowship
Cardiovascular Disease, UCLA School of Medicine, 2011
Residency
Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, UCLA School of Medicine, 2008
Internship
Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, UCLA School of Medicine, 2005
Degree
MD, UC San Diego School of Medicine, 2004

Medical Board Certifications

Cardiovascular Disease
American Board of Internal Medicine, 2011
Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine, 2008

Gender

Male

State License

A93254
  • About Me

    About Me

    Board Certification
    • (ABIM) Internal Medicine
    • (ABIM) Cardiovascular Disease
    • (ASE) Echocardiography
    • (CBNC) Nuclear Cardiology
  • Locations

    Ahmanson-UCLA Cardiomyopathy Center

    (primary location)
    Address
    100 UCLA Medical Plaza
    Suite 630 West
    Los Angeles, California 90095
    Phone
    310-825-9011
  • Education

    Medical Board Certifications

    Cardiovascular Disease
    American Board of Internal Medicine, 2011
    Internal Medicine
    American Board of Internal Medicine, 2008

    Education

    Fellowship
    Cardiovascular Disease, UCLA School of Medicine, 2011
    Residency
    Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, UCLA School of Medicine, 2008
    Internship
    Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, UCLA School of Medicine, 2005
    Degree
    MD, UC San Diego School of Medicine, 2004
  • Clinical Interests
    • 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
  • Research

    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.