Dr. Dawood Darbar MD Cardiologist

Dr. Dawood Darbar is a cardiologist in Nashville, Tennessee and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Vanderbilt Hospital and Clinics and Williamson Medical Center. He received his medical degree from The University of Dundee Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 25 years. Dr. Darbar accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 85 doctors at Vanderbilt Hospital and Clinics and one of 74 at Williamson Medical Center who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation

Vanderbilt Hospital and Clinics
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Williamson Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Vanderbilt University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1996–1998

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1998–2000

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Fellowship, Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology, 2000–2001

The University of Dundee Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

TN State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Whole-exome sequencing in familial atrial fibrillation.
Weeke, P.,Muhammad, R.,Delaney, J. T.,Shaffer, C.,Mosley, J. D.,Blair, M.,Short, L.,Stubblefield, T.,Roden, D. M.,Darbar, D.

Suppression of Spontaneous Ca Elevations Prevents Atrial Fibrillation in Casq2 Null Hearts.
Faggioni, M.,Savio-Galimberti, E.,Venkataraman, R.,Hwang, H. S.,Kannankeril, P. J.,Darbar, D.,Knollmann, B. C.

Prevalence and Predictors of Atrial Fibrillation Among Patients Undergoing Bariatric Surgery.
Shoemaker, M. B.,Gidfar, S.,Pipilas, D. C.,Tamboli, R. A.,Savio Galimberti, E.,Williams, D. B.,Clements, R. H.,Darbar, D.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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