Amir L. Farid, MD
As a cardiologist, Dr. Amir Farid evaluates and treats conditions affecting the heart and blood vessels, including atrial fibrillation, coronary artery disease, carotid artery disease, hypertension, heart failure, and valvular heart disease.
Dr. Farid earned his doctorate from University of Nevada School of Medicine in Reno, Nevada. He then completed his Internal Medicine residency at UC Davis in Sacramento, California, followed by three additional years of fellowship training in Cardiovascular Medicine at the same institution.
Among his other experience, Dr. Farid spent several years volunteering in medical clinics in Las Vegas, Nevada and in the Student Health Clinic at the University of Nevada School of Medicine in Reno.
Dr. Farid believes in patient-centered care. He works to ensure his patients are actively involved in the decision-making process and that their care is aligned with their goals and values. He approaches each patient as if he were caring for a member of his own family and says it is a privilege to earn his patients’ trust.
“I make it my duty to stay up to date on the latest guidelines and medical publications because I want to be able to share the most beneficial medical knowledge with my patients,” says Dr. Farid.
Medical School: University of Nevada School of Medicine – Reno, Nevada
Residency: UC Davis Health – Sacramento, California (Internal Medicine)
Fellowship: UC Davis Health – Sacramento, California (Internal Medicine, Cardiology)