Jefferson University Hospitals
Behzad B. Pavri, MD

Behzad B Pavri MD

Jefferson Health Provider Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title

Professor
Director, Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellowship Program

Specialties

Cardiology
Electrophysiology

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Education & Fellowships

  • Seth G.S. Medical College Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Medical School
  • Internship: Harlem Hospital Center
  • Internship: University of Bombay - K.E.M. Hospital
  • Residency: Harlem Hospital Center
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Fellowship: New York-Presbyterian University Hospital of Columbia and Cornell

Years in Practice

31

Board Certification

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Hospital Affiliation

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Insurances Accepted

Jefferson physicians accept most health insurance plans, including those listed below. However, plan acceptance may vary by practice and may be subject to change. If you have questions about whether a specific physician accepts your insurance, please contact your insurance company.

  • Aetna Better Health
  • Aetna HMO, PPO POS
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna PA Employee Benefit Trust Fund (PEBTF)
  • Allwell from PA Health & Wellness Health Plan
  • Ambetter
  • AmeriHealth Comprehensive
  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth Major Medical
  • AmeriHealth Personal Choice
  • Blue Choice
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Cigna HMO, PPO, POS
  • Cigna Healthspring
  • Clover Health Plan
  • Consumer Health Network PPO
  • CorVel
  • Coventry/Health America
  • Devon
  • Evolutions (Guardian Resources)
  • Federal BCBS
  • First Health Network
  • Galaxy
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Health America PPO
  • Health Management Network PPO
  • Health Partners Medicare
  • Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Intergroup Preferred
  • Keystone 65 HMO
  • Keystone First
  • Keystone First VIP Choice
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Medicare
  • Mercy LIFE
  • Multiplan INC.
  • Mutual Omaha Preferred
  • Oxford of PA
  • PA Health & Wellness Community Health Choice (CHC) Health Plan
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • Prime Health Services, Inc.
  • Qualcare
  • UPMC HMO,PPO ReadingHspEmpONLY
  • UPMC Medicare HMO
  • US Family Health Plan
  • United AARP Medicare Complete
  • United Healthcare
  • Workers Comp

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Notes

Specializes in Cardiac Electrophysiology. Special interest in Autonomic Nervous System & Biventricular Pacing

Awards

Dean's Award for Excellence in Education at Jefferson Medical College 2010
Donna K. McCurdy Housestaff Teaching Award (voted by Department of Medicine House Staff) 1999
Merck Faculty Distinguished Teaching Award 1995
Nominated for ACGME Parker J Palmer Courage to Teach Award Finalist 2003
Nominated for Leonard Berwick Teaching Award 2000
Nominated for Robert Dunning Dripps Award for Excellence in Graduate Medical Education 1996
Outstanding EP Teacher Award 2008
Thomas Jefferson University, Cardiovascular Division Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award 2002
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Outstanding Teacher Award 1998
Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014

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Locations

925 Chestnut Street
Suite Mezzanine
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-5050
Fax: (215) 503-3976
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If you'd rather speak with a JEFF NOW® representative, click 1-800-JEFFNOW below. You will then be prompted to enter your phone number.

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