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Hassan Rastegar, MD

Specialty: Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

Top Doctor2023, 2024


Primary Hospital: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Cardiac Surgery & HCM Clinic


Hassan Rastegar, MD, BIDMC HCM Surgical Director, is an internationally known cardiac surgeon. Dr. Rastegar has extensive experience with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and has performed over 1,000 successful surgeries (septal myectomies) on patients with severe symptoms. The procedure provides outflow obstruction relief to patients with HCM, extending longevity and restoring their quality of life. Dr. Rastegar’s surgical experience with HCM is one of the most extensive in the field.

List the treatments and procedures you offer:

Surgery for hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

Surgery for valvular heart disease

Coronary artery bypass surgery

Awards or Certifications

Certified by the American Board of Thoracic Surgery

Medical School: Shiraz Univeristy of Medical Sciences, Internship: SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Residency: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Fellowship: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Insurances Accepted