Jefferson University Hospitals
Behzad  Pavri, MD, FACC, FHRS

Behzad Pavri MD, FACC, FHRS

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title

Professor
Director, Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellowship Program

Specialties

Cardiology
Cardiology - Electrophysiology

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Overview

Locations

Departments & Programs

Education & Fellowships

  • University of Bombay - Seth G.S. Medical College, India, Medical School
  • Internship: Harlem Hospital/Columbia University
  • Residency: Harlem Hospital/Columbia University
  • Fellowship: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

Years in Practice

24

Board Certification

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • 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
  • Aetna PA Employee Benefit Trust Fund (PEBTF)
  • AmeriHealth Comprehensive
  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth Major Medical
  • AmeriHealth Personal Choice
  • Blue Choice
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Cigna Healthspring
  • Cigna PPO, POS
  • Consumer Health Network PPO
  • CorVel
  • Coventry/Health America
  • Devon
  • Employers Health Network PPO
  • Evolutions (Guardian Resources)
  • Federal BCBS
  • First Health Network
  • Galaxy
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Health America PPO
  • Health Management Network PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Inter-County Health Plan
  • Intergroup Preferred
  • Jeff Plus
  • Keystone 65 HMO
  • Keystone First VIP Choice
  • Keystone First/Connect
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Litigation
  • Medallion of New Jersey
  • Medicaid of PA
  • Medicare
  • Mercy LIFE
  • MultiPlan Inc.
  • Mutual Omaha Preferred
  • Oxford of PA
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • PlanCare America
  • Postal Workers/Mailhandlers
  • PPO Next
  • Preferred Care PPO
  • Prime Health Services, Inc.
  • Qualcare
  • Teamsters Ins
  • United Healthcare
  • UPMC HMO,PPO ReadingHspEmpONLY
  • UPMC Medicare HMO
  • US Family Health Plan
  • Workers Comp

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Notes

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

Awards

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

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New or returning patients can complete our secure, online appointment request form. A representative from Jefferson will contact you by email to confirm your appointment.

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Primary Location

925 Chestnut Street
Mezzanine
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-5050
Fax: (215) 503-3976
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