Hamid Afshar, M.D.

Associate Professor
Baylor College of Medicine

Hamid Afshar, M.D. Photo

Position

Associate Professor
Medicine-Cardiology
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas United States

Addresses

Baylor Clinic (Clinic)
6620 Main Street
Ste. 1225
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
(713) 798-2545
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VAMC (Hospital)
2002 Holcombe
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
(713) 791-1414
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Certifications

  • Internal Medicine American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Cardiology American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Nuclear Medicine American Board of Cardiac Nuclear Medicine

  • Cardiac Electrophysiology American Board of Internal Medicine

Education

  • MD from Tehran University Medical School
    01/1988 - Tehran Iran
  • Residency at Tehran University of Medical Sciences
    08/1991 - Tehran Iran
  • Fellowship at Tehran University of Medical Sciences
    08/1994 - Tehran Iran
  • Fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine, St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital
    07/1999 - Houston, Texas United States

    Research Fellowship in Electrophysiology Services

  • Clinical Fellowship at Ochsner Clinic Foundation
    07/2000 - New Orleans, Louisiana United States

    Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellowship

  • Residency at Ochsner Clinic Foundation
    07/2003 - New Orleans, Louisiana United States

    Internal Medicine Residency

  • Fellowship at Ochsner Clinic Foundation
    07/2006 - New Orleans, Louisiana United States

    Cardiology Fellowship

  • Fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Heart Institute
    07/2007 - Houston, Texas United States

    Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellowship

Languages

  • English
  • Farsi

Gender

  • Male

Professional Interests

  • Cardiac electrophysiology, cardiovascular disease, catheter ablation of complex arrhythmias and implantation of cardiac rhythm devices, Laser lead extraction, Left atrial appendage occlusion