Dr. Afsaneh Pirzadeh MD Pediatrician

Dr. Afsaneh Pirzadeh is a pediatrician in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. She received her medical degree from University of North Carolina School of Medicine and has been in practice for 7 years.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatrician: Pediatric Cardiac Critical Care

Education & Medical Training

Duke University Hospital
Residency, Pediatrics, 2003 - 2006

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Fellowship, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, 2006 - 2009

University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Class of 2003

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

NC State Medical License

Publications & Presentations

Early regional response of apoptotic activity in newborn piglet brain following hypoxia and ischemia.
Pirzadeh, A., Mammen, A., Kubin, J., Reade, E., Liu, H., Mendoza, A., Greeley, W. J., Wilson, D. F., Pastuszko, A.

Effect of deep hypothermic circulatory arrest followed by low-flow cardiopulmonary bypass on brain metabolism in newborn piglets: comparison of pH-stat and ?-stat management.
Pirzadeh, A., Schears, G., Pastuszko, P., Liu, H., Kubin, J., Reade, E., Mendoza-Paredes, A., Greeley, W., Nadkarni, V., Wilson, D. F., Pastuszko, A.

The effect of hypothermia on neuronal viability following cardiopulmonary bypass and circulatory arrest in newborn piglets.
Pastuszko, P., Pirzadeh, A., Reade, E., Kubin, J., Mendoza, A., Schears, G. J., Greeley, W. J., Pastuszko, A.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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