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8110 Gatehouse Road, Falls Church, VA 22042

Behnam N. Tehrani, MD

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Behnam Tehrani, MD

Specialty

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

Clinical Interest

Areas of special interest identified by the physician or additional training completed.
Cardiac

Years of Experience

13

Gender

Male

Languages

English
Farsi
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About Behnam Tehrani, MD

Dr. Behnam Tehrani is a board-certified interventional cardiologist. He joined Inova Cardiology with more than 10 years of clinical experience. He serves as Medical Director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories at Inova Heart and Vascular Institute, located on Inova Fairfax Medical Campus. He specializes in the percutaneous management of complex coronary and peripheral vascular disease and cardiogenic shock.

Dr. Tehrani became interested in interventional cardiology because of the opportunity to use evidence-based medicine and to work with the collaborative heart team to provide care to acute and chronically ill patients with cardiovascular disease.

A native of Potomac Maryland, Dr. Tehrani currently resides on Oakton, Virginia with his wife and twin son and daughter. In his spare time, he enjoys exercise, travel and reading.

Blog Posts

Surviving Cardiogenic Shock: Survival Rates Soar at Inova. April 2019.

Podcasts

Inova Ask The Doctor: How Heart Disease Differs for Men and Women. Listen to this podcast

Publications

Standardized Team-Based Care for Cardiogenic Shock, Journal of American College of Cardiology (Vol. 73, No. 13, 2019)

Video

How Signs and Symptoms of Heart Disease Differ for Men and Women

Background

Medical Education

George Washington University School of Medicine 2006

Residency

George Washington University Medical Center Internal Medicine 6/23/2006 - 6/30/2009

Fellowships

George Washington University School of Medicine Cardiology 07/01/2010 - 06/30/2013
George Washington University School of Medicine Interventional Cardiology 07/01/2013 - 06/30/2014

Board Certification

Interventional Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine

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