Pirooz Mofrad, MD, FACC, FHRS
Specialty: Cardiac Electrophysiology, Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine
Board Certification: Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology, Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine
- Medical Education: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 2000
- Internship/Residency: Georgetown University Hospital Internal Medicine, 2003
- Fellowships: Cardiovascular Disease, Georgetown University/Washington Hospital Center, 2006; Cardiac Electrophysiology, Stanford University Medical Center, 2007.
Affiliations: American Heart Association, American College of Cardiology, Heart Rhythm Society
Professional Interests: Ventricular tachycardia and ablation, Catheter ablation therapies for atrial fibrillation.
Personal Interests: Dr. Mofrad is married with two children. He enjoys running and soccer.
Director, Electrophysiology Lab, Washington Adventist Hospital, 2013-Present.
Vice-President, Washington Adventist Hospital, Division of Cardiology, 2010-2011.
Mofrad PS. “Implantable loop monitors Patient Perspective”. Circulation 2012; 126: e472 e474.
Anh DJ, Eversull CS, Chen HA, Mofrad P, et al. “Characterization of Human Coronary Sinus Valves by Direct Visualization During Biventricular Pacemaker Implantation.” Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 2008; Jan; 31(1): 78-82.
Ventricular Arrhythmias and Sudden Cardiac Death. Mechanism, Ablation, and Defibrillation, editors: Paul Wang, Henry Hsia, Amin Al-Ahmad, and Paul Zei. “Mapping and Ablation of Ventricular Tachycardia in Nonischemic Cardiomyopathy”. Henry H. Hsia, Pirooz S. Mofrad.
Electroanatomical Mapping, An Atlas for Clinicians, edited by Amin Al-Ahmad, Andrea Natale, David Callans, and Henry Hsia. “Electroanatomical mapping for supraventricular arrhythmias”. Pirooz S. Mofrad, Amin Al-Ahmad, and Andrea Natale.
Mofrad PS, Ottoboni L, Zei PC, Hsia HH, Wang PJ. “VF and fatal cardiac arrest following ICD therapy delivery: What is the cause?” Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 2007; April; 30(4): 551-3.
Mofrad PS, Hsia HH. “An unusual cause of incessant tachycardia.” Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 2007 Mar; 30(3): 418-20.
Mofrad PS, Tsiperfal A, Hsia HH, Al-Ahmad A. “Alternating biventricular pacing morphologies: What is the cause?.” Heart Rhythm 2006; Dec; 3(12):1503-4.
Mofrad PS, Choucair W, Hulme P, Moore H. “Cerebral Air Embolization in the EP Lab during transeptal Catheterization: Curative treatment of acute left hemiparesis with prompt hyperbaric oxygen therapy. J Interv Card Electrophysiol 2006; 16: 105–109.
Mofrad PS, Weigold GW, Clavijo L. “Sudden cardiac death in athlete with anomalous single coronary Artery.” Cardiovascular Revascularization Medicine 2005; 6: 89-90.
Sharifi N, Mofrad PS. Author letter reply to “Risk of Myocardial Infarction and Stroke after
Acute Infection or Vaccination.” N Engl J Med 2005; 352:1151-1153, Mar 17, 2005. Correspondence.
Singh SN, Mofrad P. “The Safety and Efficacy of Propafenone SR in the Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation.” EP Lab Digest; Nov 2004, Supplement.
Mofrad PS, Rashid H, Tracy CM. “New-onset QT Prolongation and torsades de pointes accompanied by left ventricular dysfunction secondary to acute pancreatitis.” PACE 2003; 26: 1765-1768.
Mofrad P, Shanahan J, Cerqueira MD. “Pharmacological stress agents for radionuclide myocardial perfusion imaging.” New Advances in Nuclear Cardiology 2002; 2: 3-10.