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Dr. Afshine A. Emrani

Cardiologist

Dr. Afshine Emrani is a cardiologist practicing in Tarzana, California. Dr. Emrani specializes in diagnosing, monitoring, and treating diseases or conditions of the heart and blood vessels and the cardiovascular system. These conditions include heart attacks, heart murmurs, coronary heart disease, and hypertension. Dr. Emrani also practices preventative medicine, helping patients maintain a heart-healthy life.
Dr. Afshine A. Emrani
  • Tarzana, California
  • University of California
  • Accepting new patients

Can I have mitral valve prolapse when doctor can not hear heart murmur?

Many people have mitral valve prolapse and it is not significant and causes no problems. Often, if mild echo does not show it.

Don't want to have surgery for enlarged heart--any other options?

There are many medications such as Entresto and Coreg.
But it all depends on your heart and the details.