Hassan Tehrani MD, MBA
Cardiothoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon.
Rockwood Clinic, Spokane WA
Providing perioperative care for the bariatric patient population throughout their weight loss journey. Providing care to include ensuring readiness for surgery and following the patient throughout their lifetime to provide the most optimized environment to ensure successful outcomes. Their journey is multidimensional and requires management of the entire individual and the ability to provide a nurturing and positive atmosphere.
Nurse practitioner for cardiovascular and cardiothoracic surgery. Established a service for surveillance of pulmonary nodules to include extensive education with smoking cessation. Collaborated with all disciplines in management of oncological interventions within the pulmonary nodule service. Contributed in the establishment of a new TAVR program with interventional cardiology. Practice included operating room, clinic and hospital. Clinic was comprised of cardiovascular, cardiothoracic to include pulmonary cases and cardiology patient populations.
Provided expertise and assistance with the transformation of the Heart and Vascular program combining at Bergan Mercy. Functioned as a charge nurse and open heart recovery nurse, as well as providing orientation to new nurses within this specialized field. Have consistently consulted with physicans regarding patient issues with a critical role in patient advocacy.
Provided assistance in the development of the new Heart Center at Immanuel with a focus in cardiovascular services. Gained experience in intensive care level of skills with a strong command of hemodynamics. Qualified as an Open Heart Recovery Nurse. Experienced opportunities as a preceptor and charge nurse.
Gained experience in a post-intensive care environment. Actively sought out new experiences and gained an extensive amount of skills and knowledge.
Provided staff for all Alegent facilities including Midlands, Immanuel, Bergan and Mercy. Gained experience in all levels of care as a nursing assistant within the Alegent system.
Assisted in acute level of rehabilitation with spinal cord injuries and traumatic brain injuries.Participant of Spinal Cord Injury Team.
Extensive knowledge of surgical supplies and equipment. Gained experience in setting up surgical procedures and sterilization of equipment. Gained knowledge of identification of surgical equipment.
Magna Cum Laude
Extensive experience and skills in the healthcare field. Major areas of interest have been critical care and cardiology, with earning a subspecialty in cardiovascular care in Master's program. Clinical experience during program of study included a primary care office and the hospitalist role at Bergan Mercy.