Azita Moalemi

Dr. Moalemi

Azita Moalemi, MD, FACC

Washingtonian Top Doctor 2016, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023
Northern Virginia Top Doctor 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020
Top rated on and

Board Certification:

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Nuclear Cardiology
  • RVPI (Registered Vascular Physician Interpretation)

Areas of clinical expertise:

  • Nuclear cardiology
  • Transesophageal Echocardiography
  • Cardiac MRI
  • Management of Complicated Hypertension
  • Heart Disease in Women


  • Fellowship
    • National Institutes of Health, Cardiology, Bethesda, MD 1997
    • George Washington University Medical Center, Cardiology, Washington, DC 1996
  • Residency
    • Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Internal Medicine, New York City, NY 1995
    • George Washington University Medical Center, Internal Medicine, Washington, DC 1994
  • Medical School
    • University of Maryland School of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 1992
  • Undergraduate School
    • University of Maryland, Bachelor of Science, College Park, MD 1988

Hospitals Affiliated With:

  • Inova Alexandria Hospital
  • Inova Fairfax Hospital
  • Virginia Hospital Center

Professional Association:

  • American College of Cardiology (ACC) Fellow

Academic Appointment:

  • George Washington University, Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine, Active


  • Dr. Moalemi is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology and a speaker in the field of heart disease. She serves as Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at George Washington School of Medicine.
  • Dr. Moalemi lived in South America as a child and is fluent in Spanish.
  • In her philosophy of medical practice, Dr. Moalemi is an ardent believer in educating her patients in health and disease. She believes in empowering her patients by providing them knowledge on benefits and risks of medicines and tests. That is why she is highly regarded by her peers and her patients. You can read her reviews at and