Parta Hatamizadeh, MD

Clinical Lecturer
Division of Nephrology
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Michigan
3914 Taubman Center
1500 E. Medical Center Dr., SPC 5364
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5364, USA



• MD, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran Iran


• Research (Cardiovascular; Heart failure) 2005-2007, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, Ca
• Clinical and Research (Advanced Heart failure) 2010-2011, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL
• Research (Nephrology) 2011-2012, Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor UCLA, Torrance, CA
• Clinical (Nephrology) 2012-2014, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Research Interest

His research interests include: Nephrocardiology, Cardiorenal Syndrome, Renal and cardiac transplantation, Clinical epidemiology.

Scientific Activities


• American Board of Internal Medicine


1. Hatamizadeh P, Ravel V, Lukowsky LR, et al. Iron indices and survival in maintenance hemodialysis patients with and without polycystic kidney disease. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2013; 28(11): 2889-2898. doi: 10.1093/ndt/gft411.
2. Goland S, Modi K, Hatamizadeh P, Elkayam U. Differences in clinical profile of African-American women with peripartum cardiomyopathy in the United States. J Card Fail. 2013; 19(4): 214-218. doi: 10.1016/j.cardfail.2013.03.004.
3. Hatamizadeh P, Molnar MZ, Streja E, et al. Recipient related predictors of kidney transplantation outcome in the elderly. Clin Transplant.2013; 27(3): 436-443. doi: 10.1111/ctr.12106.
4. Hatamizadeh P, Fonarow GC, Budoff MJ, Darabian S, Kovesdy CP, Kalantar-Zadeh K. Cardiorenal syndrome: pathophysiology and potential targets for clinical management. Nat Rev Nephrol. 2013; 9(2): 99-111. doi: 10.1038/nrneph.2012.279.
5. Rattanasompattikul M, Molnar MZ, Hatamizadeh P, et al. Association of malnutrition-inflammation complex and responsiveness to erythropoiesis-stimulating agents in long-term hemodialysis patients. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2013; 28(7): 1936-1945. doi: 10.1093/ndt/gfs368
6. Zeb I, Ahmadi N, Hatamizadeh P, et al. Association of coronary artery calcium score and vascular dysfunction in long-term hemodialysis patients. Hemodial Int. 2013; 17(2): 216-222. doi: 10.1111/j.1542-4758.2012.00739.x.
7. Kim Y, Molnar MZ, Hatamizadeh P, et al. Relative contributions of inflammation and inadequate protein intake to hypoalbuminemia in patients on maintenance hemodialysis. Int Urol Nephrol. 2013; 45(1): 215-227. doi: 10.1007/s11255-012-0170-8.
8. Molnar MZ, Streja E, Hatamizadeh P, et al. Estimated glomerular filtration rate at reinitiation of dialysis and mortality in failed kidney transplant recipients. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2012; 27(7): 2913-2921. doi: 10.1093/ndt/gfs004.
9. Goland S, Modi K, Hatamizadeh P, et al. Clinical Profile and Predictors of Complications in Peripartum Cardiomyopathy. J Card Fail. 2009; 15: 645-650. doi: 10.1016/j.cardfail.2009.03.008.
10. Elkayam U , Janmohamed M, Hatamizadeh P, Heywood JT, Wei LJ, Mills RM. Impact of Acute Serum Creatinine Elevation in Patients Treated with Nesiritide. Clin Cardiol. 2009; 32: 215-219. doi: 10.1002/clc.20344.
11. Elkayam U, Akhter MW, Liu M, Hatamizadeh P, Barakat MN. Assessment of renal hemodynamic effects of nesiritide in patients with heart failure using intravascular Doppler and quantitative angiography. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2008; 1: 765-771. doi: 10.1016/j.jcmg.2008.07.013.
12. Elkayam U, Ng T, Hatamizadeh P, Janmohamed M, Mehra A. Renal vasodilatory action of dopamine in patients with heart failure: magnitude of effect and site of action. Circulation. 2008; 117: 200-205. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.107.737106
13. Elkayam U, Janmohamed M, Habib M, Hatamizadeh P. Vasodilators in the management of acute heart failure. Crit Care Med. 2008; 36(Suppl1): S95-S105. doi: 10.1097/01.CCM.0000297161.41559.93.
14. Elkayam U, Hatamizadeh P, Janmohamed M. The challenge of Correction of volume overload in hospitalized patients with decompensated heart failure. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2007; 49: 684-686. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2006.10.051
15. Bitar F, Lerman A, Hatamizadeh P, et al. Variable Responses of Conductance and Resistance Coronary Arteries to Endothelial Stimulation in Patients with Heart Failure Due to Nonischemic Dilated Cardiomyopathy. J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther. 2006; 11: 197-202. doi: 10.1177/1074248406292574
16. Hatamizadeh P, Najafi I, Vanholder R, et al. Epidemiologic Aspects of the Bam Earthquake in Iran: The Nephrologic Perspective. Am J Kidney Dis. 2006; 47: 428-438. doi:
17. Moradmand S, Hatamizadeh P. Relationship between QT interval and ventricular electrical axis: A new suggestion for lead selection in QT interval measurement. Acta Med Iran. 2000; 38: 152-155. doi: