Houman Khakpour, MD

Houman Khakpour, MD

Electrophysiology
Primary Location
Cardiovascular Center
100 Medical Plaza
690
Los Angeles, California 90095
Phone
Fax
310-794-8870

About

Dr. Houman Khakpour is a cardiologist who specializes in cardiac electrophysiology. His clinical interests include arrhythmia management and catheter ablation of atrial and ventricular arrhythmias. He is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

Dr. Khakpour received his undergraduate degree from UC Berkeley and his medical degree from New York Medical College. He completed his internal medicine residency, general cardiology and cardiac electrophysiology fellowship training at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.

Education

Medical Board Certifications

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2017
Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2015
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2011

Fellowships

UCLA School of Medicine, 2016
UCLA School of Medicine, 2015

Residency

UCLA School of Medicine, 2011

Internship

UCLA School of Medicine, 2009

Degree

New York Medical College, MD, 2008

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center

Research

Interests

  • Electrophysiology
  • Arrhythmia
  • Cardiac catheter ablation
  • Atrial fibrillation
  • Inherited cardiac arrhythmias
  • Ventricular tachycardia
  • SVT
  • Complex arrhythmia interventions
  • Intracardiac mapping
  • Intracardiac echocardiography
  • Cardiac anatomy

Awards

  • John Michael Criley Award for Excellence in Teaching  2020-2021
  • UCLA Cardiology Fellowship Outstanding Clinical Care Award by Faculty 2014
  • UCLA Cardiology Fellowship Outstanding Clinical Care Award by Faculty 2013
  • Outstanding Fellow Teaching Award by the UCLA House Staff 2014
  • Outstanding Resident Teaching Award by the UCLA House Staff 2011
  • UCLA Commendation for Excellence in Medical Student Teaching Fall 2008; Spring 2009; Fall 2009; Spring 2010
  • Alpha Omega Alpha 2008
  • Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award 2008
  • Dean's Honor List, UC Berkeley
  • Edward Frank Kraft Award for Academic Excellence, UC Berkeley