Atrial Fibrillation, also known as AFib, is a condition that affects the heart’s ability to properly pump blood. Symptoms of #AFib may include dizziness, weakness and fatigue.

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The Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF) is offering a free seminar for women –
THE BIG THREE: HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE, HIGH CHOLESTEROL & DIABETES. Check it out! #hearthealth #cardiovascular

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In case you missed our recent Zoom presentation on Lipid Management, with guest speaker Hamid Tahari, MD, FACC, FCSAI, check it out now! #lowercholesterol

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A recent article details the effects of Type 2 diabetes on the heart. When your body can’t use insulin effectively it can result in
1.) A buildup of certain substances in your arteries and veins, including those that cause blood clots, 2.) Hardening and narrowing of your blood vessels, 3.) High ...

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It's commonly known that chronic inflammation is involved in the formation and progression of plaques that form on the lining of the arteries, which can lead to cardiovascular events. Read how diet can impact this. #hearthealthydiet

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Studies reveal early discharge advantage following successful transfemoral TAVR procedure - a beneficial trend in COVID-19 era though requires caution for some patient groups.

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Recent studies confirm statin benefits in the elderly and the harmful effects of high cholesterol. The studies report that this age group, which is typically excluded from clinical trials, are “at a significantly increased risk of cardiovascular events and that they stand to gain a significant be...

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3 months ago
When my son was diagnosed with mitral valve regurgitation by a Houston cardiologist, I reached out to Dr. Yazdani for a second opinion, because of his reputation and work in interventional cardiology. He bent over backwards to provide additional consult – providing much needed clarity and reassurance. He is exceptional and highly recommended.
- Cristy H
2 months ago
- Susan H

About us

Formerly cardiology specialist at INOVA®, where he started the first Chronic Total Occlusion (CTO) program in the area, Dr. Shawn Yazdani is today cofounder of Carient Heart & Vascular and leading the way for new interventional techniques in northern Virginia. Established in 2013, Carient Heart & Vascular represents a team of some of the best cardiovascular specialists in the region, providing comprehensive, award-winning care. The group was formed when two prominent cardiovascular practices, Virginia Cardiovascular Associates (est. 1999) and Virginia Cardiovascular (est. 1997) joined together to provide a broader scope of service and bring the latest advances in cardiovascular care to Virginia. Recognized as top physicians in their field by Castle Connolly, the Washingtonian, the Washington Post magazine and Northern Virginia magazine, the group provides leadership and research support to advance cardiovascular medicine and successful, evidence-based outcomes. On-site Services
  • Electrocardiogram
  • Cardiac Stress Test
  • Comprehensive Atrial Fibrillation Management
  • Congestive Heart Failure Clinic
  • Coumadin Clinic
  • Echocardiography
  • Event Monitoring
  • Holter Monitors
  • Sleep Disorder Center
  • Vascular Studies
On-site Testing
  • Ankle Brachial Index
  • Arrhythmia monitoring
  • Duplex Ultrasonography
  • ECG stress testing
  • Vascular Studies
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiography
  • Nuclear Imaging
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
Hospital Services
  • PCI: Angioplasty/Stents
  • Pacemakers
  • Trans. Echo (TEE)
  • Acute MI Interventions
  • Electrophysiology Studies
  • Vascular Procedures
  • Cardiac CT
  • Cardiac Catheterizations
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator Implantation
  • Catheter Ablation
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO) Device Exclusion
  • Arterial Septal Defect (ASD) Device Exclusion

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