Mehdi Razavi, MD

Dr. Razavi is involved with numerous clinical trials assessing the efficacy of cutting edge technology in the field of cardiac electrophysiology. His innovations have been featured in Scientific American, InnovationMap, Voice of America News, and Texas Heart Institute News. In addition, he develops, oversees, and executes long-term collaborations with engineering colleagues at Texas Heart Institute’s Cardiovascular Research Laboratory and with exceptional collaborators at Rice University, the University of Houston, Texas A&M University, and UCLA. Show full bio

Dr. Razavi has founded multiple medical device startups for the treatment of arrhythmia and other cardiovascular conditions. Additionally, Dr. Razavi has supervised the development of a number of technologies in collaboration with Rice University and Texas A&M and has 18 patents to his name.

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Education

  • Medical School:

    Medical College Of Pennsylvania

  • Residency:

    Mayo Graduate School of Medicine

  • Fellowships:

    Mayo Graduate School of Medicine

Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiology (2001, 2011)
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Clinical Cardiology Electrophysiology (2002, 2012)

Honors, Awards and Memberships

  • Texas Heart Institute EP Teaching Attending of the Year 2019
  • Robert J. Hall Outstanding Cardiology Faculty Teaching Award (2006, 2013)
  • Pfizer Award for Excellence in Electrophysiology Training from the North American Society of Pacing and Electrophysiology (NASPE; now the Heart Rhythm Society)

Publications

Recent News

Will conductive threads save your life?

Texas Medical Center News Editor, Maggie Galehouse, interviewed THI’s Dr. Mehdi Razavi, and Rice University’s Matteo Pasquali about their conductive threads that could soon...

Texas Heart Institute Launches App Developed with AT&T

Houston, Texas – (September 24, 2019)  The Texas Heart Institute (THI) has furthered its global commitment to increasing awareness of...

Houston’s First Teen Science Café Network Welcomes THI Doctors & Engineers

Dr. Mehdi Razavi and his research engineers, Mathews John and Dr. Allison Post, were invited to lead Houston’s first Inside, the Café at the Houston...