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8110 Gatehouse Road, Falls Church, VA 22042

Afrooz Ardestani, MD

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Afrooz Ardestani, MD

Specialty

Board-certified specialties granted by an ABMS Member Board. Learn more about board certification.
Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine

Years of Experience

18

Gender

Female

Languages

English
Farsi
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About Afrooz Ardestani, MD

Dr. Afrooz Ardestani is a specialty care cardiologist board certified in cardiovascular disease, nuclear cardiology, adult comprehensive echocardiography and internal medicine. She joined Inova Medical Group with more than 14 years of clinical experience. Her expertise is in general cardiology, especially in cardiovascular imaging, preventive cardiology, lipid disorder and women's heart health.

Her research interests are in the areas of preventive cardiology and cardiovascular epidemiology and cardiac imaging. She has authored several presentations and peer-review publications.

Dr. Ardestani became interested in cardiology because she believes that many people are not aware of their cardiovascular risks. Through her patient-centered approach, her goal is to help her patients understand their cardiovascular health and provide them with preventive care and treatment measures so they are empowered to carry out a healthy lifestyle.

Dr. Ardestani resides in Bethesda, Maryland with her husband and son. In her spare time, she likes to spend time with her family, paint and travel.

Background

Medical Education

Shahid Beheshti Univ of Med 2001

Residency

Griffin Health - Griffin Hospital Internal-Preventative Medicine 6/1/2005 - 6/30/2009

Fellowships

Hartford Healthcare - Hartford Hospital Cardiology 7/1/2009 - 7/30/2010
University of Connecticut School of Medicine Cardiology 7/1/2011 - 8/1/2014

Board Certification

Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine

Hospital Affliation

Inova Physician Referral Services

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This referral service is sponsored by Inova. Only physicians with appropriate medical staff privileges at an Inova affiliated hospital may participate. There is no charge or fee to you or for the participating physician for our service. Physician participation is voluntary.

Physician referrals will be based on your referral needs and preferences of location, specialty, and rotation availability of the physician.

The physicians on our referral panel are independent practitioners or physician employees. The independent practitioners are not employees, agents or representatives of Inova and are solely responsible for their provision of medical care to you.