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Mohammad Reza Movahed

Designation : Professor
University/Organisation : University of Arizona
Qualification : M.D, Ph.D
Biography :  

Dr. M Reza Movahed received his MD from Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Germany. Currently he is working as professor of Medicine at the University Of Arizona College Of Medicine. He completed his medical residency at the University of Rochester, New York and his cardiology training at the University of South Caroline, Columbia. His final training in interventional cardiology was completed at Yale University Hospital, New Haven, Connecticut in 2000. His major area of research is related to coronary intervention, non-invasive cardiology and cardiovascular epidemiology. He is world-renowned for his coronary bifurcation classification known as “The Movahed Classification”. He is also known for his discovery on the flattening of interventricular septum as a sign for right ventricular overload the so called “Movahed’s sign” that can be seen during Gated SPECT studied and recently published reverse “Movahed Maneuver” that can be used for improvement of stent deliverability during difficult and tortuous vein graft interventions. He published 200 articles in high impact journals and an editorial board member of numerous peer reviewed journals. Currently he is working as professor of Medicine at the University Of Arizona College Of Medicine.