Hooman Madyoon, MD, FACP, FACC
Hooman Madyoon, MD, FACP, FACC is an attending interventional cardiologist at the Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute. He is board certified in interventional cardiology, cardiovascular disease, and internal medicine. He also is an assistant clinical professor of medicine at David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles. Prior to joining Cedars-Sinai, he was affiliated with St. Joseph's Medical Center, where he founded and directed the clinical research program.
Dr. Madyoon has expertise in interventional cardiovascular innovations and the application of both devices and pharmaceuticals to clinical practice for the last 20 years. Due to his experience with endovascular surgery and carotid artery stenting, Dr. Madyoon was selected to be one of the four investigators in California, responsible for the National Institute of Health (NIH)- sponsored Carotid Revascularization Endarterectomy versus Stenting Trial (CREST), and has published one of the first reports on effectiveness of this technology in a community hospital setting. In addition, his work has been published in more than 60 scientific articles in peer review medical journals, and he has performed many thousands coronary and vascular interventions.
Dr. Madyoon's current interests and expertise are in the performance of complex cardiac and vascular interventions including angioplasty, stenting, directional, rotational, and laser atherectomy. The findings related to his most recent research activities in early detection and treatment of atherosclerosis have been presented in scientific sessions of the American Heart Association, American College of Cardiology, and Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics.
A much sought after speaker, Dr. Madyoon has been invited to lecture on the diagnosis and treatment of cardiac and vascular disorders including CT cardiovascular imaging at many prestigious national and international meetings.
Dr. Madyoon graduated magna cum laude from Pahlavi University School of Medicine in Shiraz, Iran. He completed his residency and fellowship at the cardiovascular center at the Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan, an affiliate of the University of Michigan.