Dr. Alireza Zarrabi

Alireza Zarrabi MD

Dr. Zarrabi was recognized as a “Top Doctor” by Baltimore magazine in 2015 and 2016. He has also received the highest patient ratings in both acute care and primary care settings among his peers. Dr. Zarrabi is extremely compassionate, caring, thoughtful, and kind. It is no wonder that his patients love him dearly.

With 15 years of experience in different clinical settings, extensive research and publications in the field of blood flow and cardiovascular medicine, and a recipient of multiple awards, Dr. Zarrabi is currently one of the best physicians in Northern Virginia area.

Dr. Zarrabi received his medical degree from Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences and completed his residency in internal medicine at MedStar Harbor Hospital in Baltimore. His post-doctoral fellowship in cardiovascular imaging at Texas Heart Institute and University of Texas in Houston focused on identifying vulnerable atherosclerotic plaques in coronary arteries. He completed a course of training in Neuro-rehabilitation at Harvard University and incorporates the latest discoveries in this field for his patients.


Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences – Doctor of Medicine (1988 – 1995)

Texas Heart Institute – Post-Doctoral Fellowship (2004 – 2007)

MedStar Harbor Hospital – Transitional Year Internship (2009 – 2010)

MedStar Harbor Hospital – Internal Medicine Residency (2010 – 2012)