Dr. Tapan Girish Rami MD Cardiologist

Dr. Tapan Rami is a cardiologist in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Methodist Hospital and The Methodist Hospital. He received his medical degree from David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and has been in practice for 16 years. Dr. Rami accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 26 doctors at Methodist Hospital and one of 148 at The Methodist Hospital who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation

The Methodist Hospital
Ranked #14 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

University Health System

Methodist Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1998–2001

University of Pennsylvania Health System
Fellowship, Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology, 2004–2005

Baylor College of Medicine
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 2001–2004

David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Class of 1998

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

TX State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Role of the vein of marshall in atrial fibrillation recurrences after catheter ablation: therapeutic effect of ethanol infusion.
Dave, A. S., Báez-Escudero, J. L., Sasaridis, C., Hong, T. E., Rami, T., Valderrábano, M.

Downregulation of connexin40 and increased prevalence of atrial arrhythmias in transgenic mice with cardiac-restricted overexpression of tumor necrosis factor.
Sawaya, S.E., Rajawat, Y.S., Rami, T.G., Szalai, G., Price, R.L., Sivasubramanian, N., Mann, D.L., Khoury, D.S.

Supraventricular arrhythmias limit effective cardiac resynchronization therapy: diagnosis using intracardiac electrograms and device based pacing maneuvers.
Rami, T.G., Bala, R., Gerstenfeld, E.P.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • Lovelace Health Plan PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS New Mexico PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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