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Khosrow Dorosti, MD


Khosrow Dorosti, MD
Department: Cardiovascular Medicine
Location: Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Mail Code J2-3
9500 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44195
Type of Doctor:
Adults Only

Biographical Sketch

Khosrow Dorosti, MD, is a staff cardiologist in the The Tomsich Family Department of Cardiovascular Medicine. He is board-certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease and interventional cardiology. His specialty interests include clinical cardiology, cardiac catheterization and coronary angiography.

A native of Iran, Dr. Dorosti received his medical degree from Tehran University and completed an internship in internal medicine at the Tehran University Hospitals and at the Jewish Hospital and Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, where he also completed his residency. 

Dr. Dorosti completed a fellowship in cardiology at Cleveland Clinic. He was appointed to Cleveland Clinic as a clinical associate in 1974, staff in 1975, and serves now as a staff cardiologist in the Robert and Suzanne Tomsich Department of Cardiovascular Medicine at the Sydell and Arnold Miller Family Heart & Vascular Institute at Cleveland Clinic.

He is a member of the American College of Cardiology, the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, the American Heart Association and the Cleveland Academy of Medicine.

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA
Residency - Jewish Hospital Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Brooklyn, NY USA
Internship - Jewish Hospital Medical Center
Brooklyn, NY USA
Medical School - Tehran University School of Medicine
Tehran Iran


  • Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine- Cardiovascular Disease

Specialty Interests

Coronary Artery Disease, Angina, Pericardial Effusion, Cardiac Catheterization, General Cardiology

Awards & Honors

Distinguished Teacher Award for the Department of Cardiovascular Medicine in 1993 and 2006.


  • American College of Cardiology
  • American Heart Association
  • The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions

Treatment & Services

  • Abnormal Stress Test
  • Angiography
  • Cardiovascular Medicine Department
  • General Cardiology
  • Intervention Section

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Persian

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