Ali Mortazavi, MD

Texas Heart Institute Positions

  • Teaching Staff, Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship
  • Teaching Staff, Interventional Cardiology Fellowship


  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Echocardiology


  • Medical School:

    University of Tehran School of Medicine,

  • Internship:

    Mt. Sinai Medical Center

  • Residency:

    Baylor College of Medicine

  • Fellowships:

    Texas Heart Institute

Academic & Clinical Affiliations


Kherallah, R. Y., Koneru, S., Krajcer, Z. et al. (2021). Hemodynamic outcomes after valve-in-valve transcatheter aortic valve replacement: a single-center experience. Ann Cardiothorac Surg 10, 630–640.
Kherallah, R. Y., Harrison, D., Preventza, O. et al. (2021). Transcatheter aortic valve replacement after chest radiation: A propensity-matched analysis. Int J Cardiol 329, 50–55.
Patel, S. S., Mirzai-Tehrane, M., Ott, D. A. et al. (2015). Abdominal aortic aneurysm and sarcoidosis: rare presentation of an uncommon disease. Tex Heart Inst J 42, 90–91.
Mortazavi, A., Reul, R. M., Cannizzaro, L. et al. (2014). Transvenous transcatheter valve-in-valve implantation after bioprosthetic tricuspid valve failure. Tex Heart Inst J 41, 507–510.
Obon-Dent, M., Reul, R. M. and Mortazavi, A. (2014). Endovascular iliac rescue technique for complete arterial avulsion after transcatheter aortic valve replacement. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 84, 306–310.
Krajcer, Z., Strickman, N., Mortazavi, A. et al. (2012). Single-center experience of percutaneous abdominal aortic aneurysm repair with local anesthesia and conscious sedation: technique and results. J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 53, 695–706
Haidari, M., Zhang, W., Caivano, A. et al. (2012). Integrin α2β1 mediates tyrosine phosphorylation of vascular endothelial cadherin induced by invasive breast cancer cells. J Biol Chem 287, 32981–32992.
Haidari, M., Zhang, W., Chen, Z. et al. (2012). Atorvastatin preserves the integrity of endothelial adherens junctions by inhibiting vascular endothelial cadherin tyrosine phosphorylation. Exp Cell Res 318, 1673–1684.
Satya, K., Dougherty, K., Lee, V.-V. et al. (2011). Determinants and outcomes of asystole during carotid artery stenting. J Endovasc Ther 18, 513–517.
Silva, G. V., Fernandes, M. R., Cardoso, C. O. et al. (2011). Cryoplasty for peripheral artery disease in an unselected patient population in a tertiary center. Tex Heart Inst J 38, 122–126