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Pooya Heiraty, MD

Academic Title:

Assistant Professor

Primary Appointment:



UMMC Midtown Campus

Phone (Primary):

(410) 225-8422


(410) 328-5531

Education and Training


2001-2006: B.S., Neurobiology and Physiology, University of Maryland, College Park
2008-2010: University of Medicine and Health Sciences, School of Medicine (Basic Sciences)
2010-2012: M.D., Aureus University, School of Medicine (Clinical Sciences)

Post Graduate Education and Training

2012-2013: Internship, Medstar Health Baltimore, Franklin Square Hospital
2013-2016: Residency (Chief), Anesthesiology, West Virginia University

Highlighted Publications

Peer Reviewed Journal Articles

1. Heiraty P, Casasanta M, Gashti MA Percutaneous Removal of a Retrievable Inferior Vena Cava Filter from the Right Atrium. Endovascular Today. 2011 Aug;10(8):25-27.

Proferred Communications

1. Julian C, Heiraty P, Kim C, Stover J. Impact of Tobacco Smoking Abstinence on Opioid Use in Patient with Chronic Nonmalignant Pain. Poster presented at AAPM 2016.