Dr. Waleed Irani MD Cardiologist

Dr. Waleed Irani is a cardiologist in Nashville, Tennessee. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Crockett Hospital and Vanderbilt Hospital and Clinics. He received his medical degree from University of North Carolina School of Medicine and has been in practice for 20 years. Dr. Irani accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 10 doctors at Crockett Hospital and one of 77 at Vanderbilt Hospital and Clinics who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation

Crockett Hospital

Vanderbilt Hospital and Clinics
Ranked #34 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Williamson Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

University of Texas Southwestern/Parkland Health & Hospital System
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1990 - 1993

Vet Admin Medical Center (Dallas TX)
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1993 - 1996

University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Class of 1990

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 18 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 17 years in Cardiovascular Disease

TN State Medical License

Awards, Honors & Recognition

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

Publications & Presentations

Choice of imaging modality in the assessment of coronary artery disease risk in extreme obesity.
Dunn, J. P., Huizinga, M. M., See, R., Irani, W. N.

The safety of deFinity and Optison for ultrasound image enhancement: a retrospective analysis of 78,383 administered contrast doses.
Wei, K., Mulvagh, S. L., Carson, L., Davidoff, R., Gabriel, R., Grimm, R. A., Wilson, S., Fane, L., Herzog, C. A., Zoghbi, W. A., Taylor, R., Farrar, M., Chaudhry, F. A., Porter, T. R., Irani, W., Lang, R. M.

Quill: a novel approach to structured reporting.
Shultz, E., Rosenbloom, T., Kiepek, W., Fitzhenry, F., Adams, P., Mahuli, A., Shuxteau, K., Culley, A., Camp, D., Luther, M., Irani, W., Johnson, K.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Tennessee Network 5
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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