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Theodore Abraham – Biography, Age, Wife, Medical Education, Career & Net Worth

Theodore Abraham (born May 1965) is a board-certified Indian-born American cardiologist in San Francisco, California. He subspecializes in electrocardiography and non-invasive cardiology.

Abraham is the Clinical Chief of Cardiology and Director of Echocardiography, University of California at San Francisco.

Theodore Abraham

Theodore Abraham Facts

  • Full Name: Theodore P. Abraham
  • Age: 57 years old
  • Date of Birth: May 1965
  • Place of Birth: Indian
  • Occupation: Cardiologist
  • Nationality: American
  • Wife: Dr. Maria (“Roselle”) Abraham

Theodore Abraham Medical School & Residency

  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center – Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1996-1999
  • Wake Forest University School of Medicine – Residency, Internal Medicine, 1992-1995
  • Goa Medical College – Medical School

Theodore Abraham Career

Abraham previously established and oversaw the Johns Hopkins Center of Excellence for Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy. Echocardiography is his core area of clinical competence with an emphasis on heart mechanics, echocardiography is his core area of clinical competence.

Certifications & Licensure

  • American Board of Internal Medicine – Certified in Cardiovascular Disease
  • NC State Medical License – Active through 1998
  • TX State Medical License – Active through 1999
  • MN State Medical License – Active through 2009
  • MD State Medical License – Active through 2018
  • CA State Medical License – Active through 2024

Hospital Affiliations

  • UCSF Health-UCSF Medical Center, San Francisco, CA

Expert Publications

Data provided by the National Library of Medicine

  • Strain and strain rate echocardiography.
  • Myocardial contractility by strain echocardiography: comparison with physiological measurements in an in vitro model.
  • Left atrial myopathy in cardiac amyloidosis: implications of novel echocardiographic techniques.
  • Increased right ventricular afterload induces postsystolic thickening of the ventricular septum in nonischemic hearts.
  • Analysis of the interaction between segmental relaxation patterns and global diastolic function by strain echocardiography.
  • Two-dimensional acoustic pattern derived strain parameters closely correlate with one-dimensional tissue Doppler derived strain measurements.
  • Relation of tissue displacement and strain to invasively determined right ventricular stroke volume.
  • Magnetic resonance imaging assessment of ventricular dyssynchrony: current and emerging concepts.
  • Two-dimensional strain–a Doppler-independent ultrasound method for quantitation of regional deformation: validation in vitro and in vivo.
  • Feasibility and variability of three dimensional echocardiography in arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy.
  • Comparison of usefulness of echocardiographic Doppler variables to left ventricular end-diastolic pressure in predicting future heart failure events.
  • Right ventricular function in asymptomatic individuals with a systemic right ventricle.
  • Usefulness of two-dimensional speckle strain for evaluation of left ventricular diastolic deformation in patients with coronary artery disease.
  • Beta-blocker therapy induces ventricular resynchronization in dilated cardiomyopathy with narrow QRS complex.
  • Myocardial dyssynchrony and resynchronization.

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) of Colorado
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) of Connecticut
  • Anthem Blue Cross of California
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)
  • Bravo Health
  • CareSource
  • Choice Care Network
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Choice Health
  • Health Net
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana Health
  • MagnaCare
  • Medica
  • Medicare
  • Network Health
  • Paramount
  • PreferredOne
  • Priority Health
  • Priority Partners
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • ValueOptions

Location & Contact Information

UCSF Echocardiography Lab at Parnassus
505 Parnassus Ave. Suite M-372
San Francisco, CA 94143
(415) 353-1262

Theodore Abraham Net Worth

Theodore Abraham has an estimated net worth of $5 million.



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