Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
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Farshad  Sedaghat-Yazdi, MD

Farshad Sedaghat-Yazdi, MD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Cardiology)

Focus of Work


My main area of clinical interest is in general cardiology, which includes diagnosis and management of congenital heart disease and evaluation of chest pain, syncope/dizziness, and murmurs. I also have an interest and expertise in the use and application of exercise stress testing, especially in patients with congenital heart disease, as well as its use for cardiac rehabilitation.


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Education and Certification

  • MD: University of Illinois (2006)
  • Residency: Saint Louis Children's Hospital, Pediatrics (2009)
  • Fellowship: Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Children’s Memorial Hospital), Pediatric Cardiology (2012)
  • Board Certification: Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatrics



Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago Box 21
225 E Chicago Avenue
Chicago IL 60611