Abdi Rasekh, MD

Dr. Abdi Rasekh is an interventional cardiologist, electrophysiologist and member of the Texas Heart Institute (THI) Professional Staff. Since completing his cardiology and cardiac electrophysiology fellowships at THI, he has served as a member of the teaching staff for the fellowship programs and participated in several clinical research projects.

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Texas Heart Institute Positions

  • Teaching Staff, Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship
  • Teaching Staff, Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellowship
  • Editorial Consultant, Texas Heart Institute Journal


  • Sudden cardiac death
  • Atrial fibrillation
  • Ablation of arrhythmias
  • Device therapy for congestive heart failure
  • Management of coronary artery disease


  • Graduate:

    Graduate Hospital of University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia

  • Medical School:

    University of Paris XIII, Bobigny School of Medicine

  • Internship:

    The Graduate Hospital Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

  • Residency:

    The Graduate Hospital Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

  • Fellowships:

    Texas Heart Institute/Baylor College of Medicine (Cardiology)
    Texas Heart Institute/Baylor College of Medicine (Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology)


  • Board Certified, Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, Interventional Cardiology & Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Honors, Awards and Memberships


Recent News

Best Practices & State of the Art Approaches in the Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmia

The Ali Massumi Cardiac Arrhythmia Symposium is designed to provide cardiac electrophysiologists, cardiologists, internists, fellows, cath lab technicians, family and general practitioners...

Sharing Science Globally to Advance Medicine

Texas Heart Institute has been at the forefront of cardiovascular discovery and innovation since its formation. It continues to relentlessly...

Texas Heart Institute Receives Prestigious Federal Grant to Develop a Wireless and Leadless Pacemaker System

HOUSTON – (November 2, 2019) Texas Heart Institute (THI) was awarded a prestigious four-year, $2.39 million grant from the National Institutes...