Ramin Ebrahimi, M.D.

A Short Biography:

Dr. Ramin Ebrahimi, MD is a board certified cardiologist in Los Angeles, California. He is currently licensed to practice medicine in California. He is affiliated with Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center and West Los Angeles VA Medical Center.

Work Titles
CTSI Member, CTSI
UCLA Health Sciences Clinical Professor, Medicine
Education:
Degrees:
M.D., George Washington University School of Medicine And Health Science
Certifications:
Certifications:
American Board of Internal Medicine

Contact Information:

Email Address:

Ebrahimi@ucla.edu


Work Phone Number:

310 824-7707

Office Address:

11301 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90073


Publications:

Almassi G Hossein, Wagner Todd H, Carr Brendan, Hattler Brack, Collins Joseph F, Quin Jacquelyn A, Ebrahimi Ramin, Grover Frederick L, Bishawi Muath, Shroyer A Laurie W, Shroyer A Laurie W   Postoperative atrial fibrillation impacts on costs and one-year clinical outcomes: the veterans affairs randomized on/off bypass trial The Annals of thoracic surgery, 2015; 99(1): 109-14.
Shroyer A Laurie W, Hattler Brack, Wagner Todd H, Baltz Janet H, Collins Joseph F, Carr Brendan M, Almassi G Hossein, Quin Jacquelyn A, Hawkins Robert B, Kozora Elizabeth, Bishawi Muath, Ebrahimi Ramin, Grover Frederick L, Grover Frederick L   Comparing off-pump and on-pump clinical outcomes and costs for diabetic cardiac surgery patients The Annals of thoracic surgery, 2014; 98(1): 38-44; discussion 44-5.
Robertson Jason O, Ebrahimi Ramin, Lansky Alexandra J, Mehran Roxana, Stone Gregg W, Lincoff A Michael   Impact of cigarette smoking on extent of coronary artery disease and prognosis of patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes: an analysis from the ACUITY Trial (Acute Catheterization and Urgent Intervention Triage Strategy) JACC. Cardiovascular interventions, 2014; 7(4): 372-9.
Cao Hung, Yu Fei, Zhao Yu, Scianmarello Nick, Lee Juhyun, Dai Wangde, Jen Nelson, Beebe Tyler, Li Rongsong, Ebrahimi Ramin, Chang Donald S, Mody Freny V, Pacella John, Tai Yu-Chong, Hsiai Tzung   Stretchable electrochemical impedance sensors for intravascular detection of lipid-rich lesions in New Zealand White rabbits Biosensors & bioelectronics, 2014; 54(7): 610-6.
Ebrahimi Ramin, Bakaeen Faisal G, Uberoi Abhimanyu, Ardehali Abbas, Baltz Janet H, Hattler Brack, Almassi G Hossein, Wagner Todd H, Collins Joseph F, Grover Frederick L, Shroyer A Laurie   Effect of clopidogrel use post coronary artery bypass surgery on graft patency The Annals of thoracic surgery, 2014; 97(1): 15-21.
Ahmadi Naser, Hajsadeghi Fereshteh, Conneely Mark, Mingos Mark, Arora Rohit, Budoff Matthew, Ebrahimi Ramin   Accurate detection of metabolically active "brown" and "white" adipose tissues with computed tomography Academic radiology, 2013; 20(11): 1443-7.
Ahmadi Naser, Nabavi Vahid, Hajsadeghi Fereshteh, Zeb Irfan, Flores Ferdinand, Ebrahimi Ramin, Budoff Matthew   Aged garlic extract with supplement is associated with increase in brown adipose, decrease in white adipose tissue and predict lack of progression in coronary atherosclerosis International journal of cardiology, 2013; 168(3): 2310-4.
Almassi G Hossein, Shroyer A Laurie, Collins Joseph F, Hattler Brack, Bishawi Muath, Baltz Janet H, Ebrahimi Ramin, Grover Frederick L   Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease impact upon outcomes: the veterans affairs randomized on/off bypass trial The Annals of thoracic surgery, 2013; 96(4): 1302-9.
Bhulani Nizar, Khawaja Ali, Jafferani Asif, Baqir Maryam, Ebrahimi Ramin, Sajjad Zafar   Coronary calcium scoring: are the results comparable to computed tomography coronary angiography for screening coronary artery disease in a South Asian population? BMC research notes, 2013; 6(4): 279.
Ahmadi Naser, Eshaghian Shervin, Huizenga Robert, Sosnin Kira, Ebrahimi Ramin, Siegel Robert   Effects of intense exercise and moderate caloric restriction on cardiovascular risk factors and inflammation The American journal of medicine, 2011; 124(10): 978-82.
Cornely Oliver A, Maertens Johan, Bresnik Mark, Ebrahimi Ramin, Dellow Emma, Herbrecht Raoul, Donnelly J Peter   Efficacy outcomes in a randomised trial of liposomal amphotericin B based on revised EORTC/MSG 2008 definitions of invasive mould disease Mycoses, 2011; 54(5): e449-55.
Ahmadi Naser, Hajsadeghi Fereshteh, Mirshkarlo Hormoz B, Budoff Matthew, Yehuda Rachel, Ebrahimi Ramin   Post-traumatic stress disorder, coronary atherosclerosis, and mortality The American journal of cardiology, 2011; 108(1): 29-33.
Frank Peacock W, Varon Joseph, Ebrahimi Ramin, Dunbar Lala, Pollack Charles V   Clevidipine for severe hypertension in patients with renal dysfunction: a VELOCITY trial analysis Blood pressure. Supplement, 2011; 1(1): 20-5.
Ahmadi Naser, Nabavi Vahid, Hajsadeghi Fereshteh, Flores Ferdinand, Azmoon Shahdad, Ismaeel Hussain, Shavelle David, Mao Song S, Ebrahimi Ramin, Budoff Matthew J   Impaired aortic distensibility measured by computed tomography is associated with the severity of coronary artery disease The international journal of cardiovascular imaging, 2011; 27(3): 459-69.
Nabavi Vahid, Ahmadi Naser, Bhatia Harpreet S, Flores Ferdinand, Ebrahimi Ramin, Karlsberg Ronald P, Budoff Matthew J   Increased carotid wall thickness measured by computed tomography is associated with the presence and severity of coronary artery calcium Atherosclerosis, 2011; 215(1): 103-9.
Ahmadi Naser, Hajsadeghi Fereshteh, Blumenthal Roger S, Budoff Matthew J, Stone Gregg W, Ebrahimi Ramin   Mortality in individuals without known coronary artery disease but with discordance between the Framingham risk score and coronary artery calcium The American journal of cardiology, 2011; 107(6): 799-804.
Ahmadi Naser, Nabavi Vahid, Hajsadeghi Fereshteh, Flores Ferdinand, French William J, Mao Song S, Shavelle David, Ebrahimi Ramin, Budoff Matthew   Mortality incidence of patients with non-obstructive coronary artery disease diagnosed by computed tomography angiography The American journal of cardiology, 2011; 107(1): 10-6.
Ahmadi Naser, Mao Song S, Hajsadeghi Fereshteh, Hacioglu Yalcin, Flores Ferdinand, Gao Yanlin, Ebrahimi Ramin, Budoff Matthew   Relation of subclinical left and right ventricular dysfunctions measured by computed tomography angiography with the severity of coronary artery disease Coronary artery disease, 2011; 22(6): 380-7.
Ahmadi Naser, Nabavi Vahid, Yang Eric, Hajsadeghi Fereshteh, Lakis Mustapha, Flores Ferdinand, Zeb Irfan, Bevinal Manzoor, Ebrahimi Ramin, Budoff Matthew   Increased epicardial, pericardial, and subcutaneous adipose tissue is associated with the presence and severity of coronary artery calcium Academic radiology, 2010; 17(12): 1518-24.
Kumar Dinesh, Dangas George, Mehran Roxana, Kirtane Ajay, Bertrand Michel, Ebrahimi Ramin, Guagliumi Giulio, Brar Somjot, Fahy Martin, Heller Eric, Moses Jeffrey, Stone Gregg   Comparison of Bivalirudin versus Bivalirudin plus glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitor versus heparin plus glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitor in patients with acute coronary syndromes having percutaneous intervention for narrowed saphenous vein aorto-coronary grafts (the ACUITY trial investigators) The American journal of cardiology, 2010; 106(7): 941-5.
Peacock Frank W, Varon Joseph, Ebrahimi Ramin, Dunbar Lala, Pollack Charles V   Clevidipine for severe hypertension in acute heart failure: a VELOCITY trial analysis Congestive heart failure (Greenwich, Conn.), 2010; 16(2): 55-9.
Ahmadi Naser, Shavelle David, Nabavi Vahid, Hajsadeghi Fereshteh, Moshrefi Shahin, Flores Ferdinand, Azmoon Shahdad, Mao Song S, Ebrahimi Ramin, Budoff Matthew   Coronary distensibility index measured by computed tomography is associated with the severity of coronary artery disease Journal of cardiovascular computed tomography, 2010; 4(2): 119-26.
Azmoon Shah, Pucillo Anthony L, Aronow Wilbert S, Ebrahimi Ramin, Vozzolo Joseph, Rajdev Archana, Kalapatapu Kumar, Ro Jae H, Hjemdahl-Monsen Craig   Vascular complications after percutaneous coronary intervention following hemostasis with the Mynx vascular closure device versus the AngioSeal vascular closure device The Journal of invasive cardiology, 2010; 22(4): 175-8.
Sanborn Timothy A, Ebrahimi Ramin, Manoukian Steven V, McLaurin Brent T, Cox David A, Feit Frederick, Hamon Martial, Mehran Roxana, Stone Gregg W   Impact of femoral vascular closure devices and antithrombotic therapy on access site bleeding in acute coronary syndromes: The Acute Catheterization and Urgent Intervention Triage Strategy (ACUITY) trial Circulation. Cardiovascular interventions, 2010; 3(1): 57-62.
Ahmadi Naser, Tsimikas Sotirios, Hajsadeghi Fereshteh, Saeed Anila, Nabavi Vahid, Bevinal Manzoor A, Kadakia Jigar, Flores Ferdinand, Ebrahimi Ramin, Budoff Matthew J   Relation of oxidative biomarkers, vascular dysfunction, and progression of coronary artery calcium The American journal of cardiology, 2010; 105(4): 459-66.
Mehran Roxana, Nikolsky Eugenia, Lansky Alexandra J, Kirtane Ajay J, Kim Young-Hak, Feit Frederick, Manoukian Steven, Moses Jeffrey W, Ebrahimi Ramin, Ohman E Magnus, White Harvey D, Pocock Stuart J, Dangas George D, Stone Gregg W   Impact of chronic kidney disease on early (30-day) and late (1-year) outcomes of patients with acute coronary syndromes treated with alternative antithrombotic treatment strategies: an ACUITY (Acute Catheterization and Urgent Intervention Triage strategY) substudy JACC. Cardiovascular interventions, 2009; 2(8): 748-57.
Ebrahimi Ramin, Dyke Cornelius, Mehran Roxana, Manoukian Steven V, Feit Frederick, Cox David A, Gersh Bernard J, Ohman E Magnus, White Harvey D, Moses Jeffrey W, Ware James H, Lincoff A Michael, Stone Gregg W   Outcomes following pre-operative clopidogrel administration in patients with acute coronary syndromes undergoing coronary artery bypass surgery: the ACUITY (Acute Catheterization and Urgent Intervention Triage strategY) trial Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 2009; 53(21): 1965-72.
Pollack Charles V, Varon Joseph, Garrison Norman A, Ebrahimi Ramin, Dunbar Lala, Peacock W Frank   Clevidipine, an intravenous dihydropyridine calcium channel blocker, is safe and effective for the treatment of patients with acute severe hypertension Annals of emergency medicine, 2009; 53(3): 329-38.
Movahed Mohammad Reza, Kern Karl, Thai Hoang, Ebrahimi Ramin, Friedman Mark, Slepian Marvin   Coronary artery bifurcation lesions: a review and update on classification and interventional techniques Cardiovascular revascularization medicine : including molecular interventions, 2009; 9(4): 263-8.
Ebrahimi Ramin, Saleh Jahandar, Toggart Edward, Shah Atman P, Azmoon Shahdad, Babaei Hormoz, Lee James, Smith Ryan, Movahed M Reza, Rubin Stanley A   Effect of preprocedural statin use on procedural myocardial infarction and major cardiac adverse events in percutaneous coronary intervention: a meta-analysis The Journal of invasive cardiology, 2008; 20(6): 292-5.
Feit Frederick, Manoukian Steven V, Ebrahimi Ramin, Pollack Charles V, Ohman E Magnus, Attubato Michael J, Mehran Roxana, Stone Gregg W   Safety and efficacy of bivalirudin monotherapy in patients with diabetes mellitus and acute coronary syndromes: a report from the ACUITY (Acute Catheterization and Urgent Intervention Triage Strategy) trial Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 2008; 51(17): 1645-52.
Movahed Mohammad-Reza, Ebrahimi Ramin   The prevalence of valvular abnormalities in patients who were referred for echocardiographic examination with a primary diagnosis of "heart murmur" Echocardiography (Mount Kisco, N.Y.), 2007; 24(5): 447-51.
Manoukian Steven V, Feit Frederick, Mehran Roxana, Voeltz Michele D, Ebrahimi Ramin, Hamon Martial, Dangas George D, Lincoff A Michael, White Harvey D, Moses Jeffrey W, King Spencer B, Ohman E Magnus, Stone Gregg W   Impact of major bleeding on 30-day mortality and clinical outcomes in patients with acute coronary syndromes: an analysis from the ACUITY Trial Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 2007; 49(12): 1362-8.
Movahed Mohammad-Reza, Saito Yuji, Ahmadi-Kashani Mastaneh, Ebrahimi Ramin   Mitral annulus calcification is associated with valvular and cardiac structural abnormalities Cardiovascular ultrasound, 2007; 5(12): 14.
Stone Gregg W, McLaurin Brent T, Cox David A, Bertrand Michel E, Lincoff A Michael, Moses Jeffrey W, White Harvey D, Pocock Stuart J, Ware James H, Feit Frederick, Colombo Antonio, Aylward Philip E, Cequier Angel R, Darius Harald, Desmet Walter, Ebrahimi Ramin, Hamon Martial, Rasmussen Lars H, Rupprecht Hans-Jürgen, Hoekstra James, Mehran Roxana, Ohman E Magnus, Ohman E Magnus   Bivalirudin for patients with acute coronary syndromes The New England journal of medicine, 2006; 355(21): 2203-16.
Kearney Brian P, Mathias Anita, Mittan Angelique, Sayre John, Ebrahimi Ramin, Cheng Andrew K   Pharmacokinetics and safety of tenofovir disoproxil fumarate on coadministration with lopinavir/ritonavir Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes (1999), 2006; 43(3): 278-83.
Exaire J Emilio, Butman Samuel M, Ebrahimi Ramin, Kleiman Neal S, Harrington Robert A, Schweiger Marc J, Bittl John A, Wolski Kathy, Topol Eric J, Lincoff A Michael, Lincoff A Michael   Provisional glycoprotein IIb/IIIa blockade in a randomized investigation of bivalirudin versus heparin plus planned glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibition during percutaneous coronary intervention: predictors and outcome in the Randomized Evaluation in Percutaneous coronary intervention Linking Angiomax to Reduced Clinical Events (REPLACE)-2 trial American heart journal, 2006; 152(1): 157-63.
Ramanathan Srinivasan, Cheng Andrew, Mittan Angelique, Ebrahimi Ramin, Kearney Brian P   Absence of clinically relevant pharmacokinetic interaction between ribavirin and tenofovir in healthy subjects Journal of clinical pharmacology, 2006; 46(5): 559-66.
Ebrahimi Ramin, Lincoff A Michael, Bittl John A, Chew Derek, Wolski Kathy, Wadhan Nitin, Toggart Edward J, Topol Eric J   Bivalirudin vs heparin in percutaneous coronary intervention: a pooled analysis Journal of cardiovascular pharmacology and therapeutics, 2005; 10(4): 209-16.
Kearney Brian P, Ramanathan Srinivasan, Cheng Andrew K, Ebrahimi Ramin, Shah Jaymin   Systemic and renal pharmacokinetics of adefovir and tenofovir upon coadministration Journal of clinical pharmacology, 2005; 45(8): 935-40.
Ebrahimi Ramin, Saleh Jahandar R, Toggart Edward J, Hayatdavoudi Baubac, Wolf Christopher J, Wadhani Nitin N, Shah Atman P   Lipid-lowering therapy in patients with peripheral arterial disease Journal of cardiovascular pharmacology and therapeutics, 2004; 9(4): 271-7.
Lincoff A Michael, Kleiman Neal S, Kereiakes Dean J, Feit Frederick, Bittl John A, Jackman J Daniel, Sarembock Ian J, Cohen David J, Spriggs Douglas, Ebrahimi Ramin, Keren Gadi, Carr Jeffrey, Cohen Eric A, Betriu Amadeo, Desmet Walter, Rutsch Wolfgang, Wilcox Robert G, de Feyter Pim J, Vahanian Alec, Topol Eric J, Topol Eric J   Long-term efficacy of bivalirudin and provisional glycoprotein IIb/IIIa blockade vs heparin and planned glycoprotein IIb/IIIa blockade during percutaneous coronary revascularization: REPLACE-2 randomized trial JAMA, 2004; 292(6): 696-703.
Srivatsa Uma N, Ebrahimi Ramin, El-Bialy Adel, Wachsner Robin Y   Electrical storm: case series and review of management Journal of cardiovascular pharmacology and therapeutics, 2003; 8(3): 237-46.
Jafari Mahtab, Ebrahimi Ramin, Ahmadi-Kashani Mastaneh, Balian Harry, Bashir Mohammad   Efficacy of alternate-day dosing versus daily dosing of atorvastatin Journal of cardiovascular pharmacology and therapeutics, 2003; 8(2): 123-6.
Chang Kirk Y, Ebrahimi Ramin, Bersohn Malcolm M   Ventricular fibrillation resulting from acute right ventricular infarction from isolated occlusion of a right ventricular branch artery Journal of cardiovascular pharmacology and therapeutics, 2003; 8(1): 5-8.
Lincoff A Michael, Bittl John A, Harrington Robert A, Feit Frederick, Kleiman Neal S, Jackman J Daniel, Sarembock Ian J, Cohen David J, Spriggs Douglas, Ebrahimi Ramin, Keren Gadi, Carr Jeffrey, Cohen Eric A, Betriu Amadeo, Desmet Walter, Kereiakes Dean J, Rutsch Wolfgang, Wilcox Robert G, de Feyter Pim J, Vahanian Alec, Topol Eric J, Topol Eric J   Bivalirudin and provisional glycoprotein IIb/IIIa blockade compared with heparin and planned glycoprotein IIb/IIIa blockade during percutaneous coronary intervention: REPLACE-2 randomized trial JAMA, 2003; 289(7): 853-63.

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