Houman Khakpour, MD
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Houman Khakpour, MD

  • Electrophysiology
Average rating: 4.9
| 83 ratings
Cardiovascular Center | 100 Medical Plaza, Suite 690, Los Angeles, CA 90095


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.


English, Farsi


Medical Board Certifications

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


Cardiac Electrophysiology, UCLA School of Medicine, 2016
Cardiovascular Disease, UCLA School of Medicine, 2015


Internal Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine, 2011


Internal Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine, 2009


MD, New York Medical College, 2008


Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center



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


  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Centivo
  • Cigna
  • First Health
  • Health Net of California
  • Interplan (part of HealthSmart)
  • L.A. Care
  • MultiPlan
  • UFCM Health System
  • Prime Health Services
  • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
  • UnitedHealthcare

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  • Super Doctors® Southern California 2024
  • 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