Nima Aghili, MD, MPH, is a board-certified cardiologist with expertise in performing coronary interventions and structural heart interventions including PFO closure, alcohol septal ablations and trans-catheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR). He completed a fellowship in cardiovascular disease at Tufts Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts followed by fellowships in Advanced Heart Failure/Transplant Cardiology (AHFTC) and interventional cardiology at Tufts Medical Center. He is one of the few cardiologists in the country who is board eligible for both advanced heart failure and interventional cardiology.
Dr. Aghili completed his internal medicine residency at Georgetown University Hospital/Washington Hospital Center in Washington D.C. He earned his doctor of medicine degree at Tehran University of Medical Sciences, followed by an MPH degree from Johns Hopkins University. He is also a former postdoctoral fellow of the Cardiovascular Translational Research Program at the MedStar Heart Institute in Washington D.C. His extensive research in the field of atherosclerosis (plaque buildup in arteries), and “mechanical circulatory support devices (heart pumps for patients in shock)” has led to several national and international presentations and publications in prestigious scientific journals.
Dr. Aghili is a member of the American College of Cardiology, American Heart Association, and Interventional Heart Failure (IHF) Working Group of The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI). He strongly believes in providing compassionate, patient-oriented and comprehensive treatment of the highest standard for all of his patients. Dr. Aghili is married and in his personal time, he enjoys skiing, exploring beautiful hike trails of Colorado, playing tennis and spending time with his family.