Dr. Vahid M. Hekmat MD Pediatric Cardiologist

Dr. Vahid Hekmat is a pediatric cardiologist in Brooklyn, New York and is affiliated with Northridge Hospital Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Universite Libre de Bruxelles Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 28 years. He is one of 8 doctors at Northridge Hospital Medical Center who specialize in Pediatric Cardiology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Cardiologist: General Pediatric Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation

Northridge Hospital Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn
Residency, Pediatrics, 1989–1992

SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn
Fellowship, Pediatric Cardiology, 1992–1995

Universite Libre de Bruxelles Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1986

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatric Cardiology

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

CA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Acute-angle closure glaucoma as the presenting sign of hypertensive crisis.
Razeghinejad, M. R., Hekmat, V., Mansouri, K.

A prospective appraisal of pulmonary hypertension in children with sickle cell disease.
Sedrak, A., Rao, S. P., Miller, S. T., Hekmat, V., Rao, M.

Anomalous origin of the right coronary artery from the main pulmonary artery: diagnosis and management.
Hekmat, V., Rao, S. M., Chhabra, M., Chiavarelli, M., Anderson, J. E., Nudel, D. B.


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