2020%203:12:23%20PMMehnaz Rahman, MD


Assistant Professor-Clinical Medicine


(504)568-1276 Phone


(504)568-2127 Fax




LSU Health Care Network Clinic 

Metairie Location

3601 Houma Blvd.

Metairie, La 70006

504-412-1240 Phone

504-394-1020 Fax


New Orleans Location

1936 Magazine St.

New Orleans, La 70130

504-529-5558 Phone

504-529-8840 Fax



Academic Office

Section of Cardiology

533 Bolivar Street

Box CSRB 3-42



Degrees:                        MD - 2013

                                       Ross University School of Medicine (RUSM)

                                       DMA, Dominica


                                       BS - 2008

                                       University of Toronto

                                       Toronto, Canada


Education &




Honors &

Awards:                           Henry Ford Resident of the Year                                                            2014

                                        Ross University School of Medicine Student Body President       2009-2011

                                        Mizanur Rahman Literary Award                                                            2009


Boards &

Certifications:                 Cardiovascular Disease - Board Eligible                                             07/2019

                                       Internal Medicine Certified                                                                  07/2016



Teaching Activities:        Assistant Professor-Clinical Medicine






DeeDee Wang, Marvin Eng, Daniel Kupsky, Eric Myers, Michael Forbes, Mehnaz Rahman, Mohammad Zaidan, Sachin Parikh, Janet Wyman, Milan Pantelc, Thomas Song, Jeff Nadig, Patrick Karabon, Adam Greenbaum, William O'Neill. Application of 3-Dimensional Computed Tomographic Image Guidance to WATCHMAN Implantation and Impact on Early Operator Learning Curve. JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions ov 2016, 9 (22) 2329-2340


Zainah H, Karthikeyan A, Buitron P, Jennings D, Rahman M et al (2016) The Efficacy of Acticoat-Silver Dressing in Preventing Left-Ventricle-Assisted Device Infections. Immunochemistry and Immunopathology 2:122


Mehnaz Rahman, Rizwan Tahir, Celeste Williams. Intracranial Hemorrhage in patients with a left ventricular assist device: A multi-centered case series.    Journal of Neurosurgery: Accepted Pending Publication


Rahman M. Pulmonary Hypertension Inappropriately Who Group Classified Secondary to Mass Effect J Am Coll Cardilo 2016; 67(13):1 105.


Ruchira Sengupta, Jovica Veljanovski, Daryl Sudasena, Alexander Michaels, Tarun Jain, Mehnaz Rahman, Bruno DiGiovine.  The Devastating Pulmonary Complications of Sickle Cell Disease: Fat Emboli Associated Acute Chest Syndrome Mimicking Massive Pulmonary Embolism  MAY 2016 American Thoracic Society: B54. CASE REPORTS IN THE PULMONARY CIRCULATION Mehnaz Rahman "A Series of Unfortunate Events: The Challenges of Caring for the Critically Ill and Profoundly Obese Patient ( BMI > 120)" BMJ: Accepted. Pending Publication


Tiberio Frisoli, Mehnaz Rahman, Kaleigh Evans, James McCord.  HEART Score in Emergency Room Evaluation of Chest Pain Associated with Marked reduction in Hospitalization Cost and Length-of-Stay. Journal of American College of Cardiology: Accepted Manuscript


Conter, H, Sengupta R, Rahman M, MenonD, Chu S. C Q.  Current Use of Health-Related Quality of Life Outcomes in Advanced-Stage Lung Cancer Clinical Trials. University of Toronto Medical Journal. 2011 March; 88(2):91-98


Waleed Al-Darzi, Mehnaz Rahman, Sonya Sandhu, Joyce Philip, Vinay Shah Rare case of Olanzapine induced Hypoglycemia, Bradycardia, and Hypothermia.  SGIM Poster Presentation.