Arash Arya, M.D.
Cardiologist/Interventional Electrophysiologist
Senior Consultant at Heart Center University of Leipzig

Department of Interventional Electrophysiology
Heart Center University of Leipzig,
Strümpellstraße 39, 04289 Leipzig, Germany.
Tel: 0049 341 865 1413
Fax: 0049 341 865 1460

Work and Education:

1994 Graduated as general practitioner (MD), 
Tehran University of Medical Sciences/Iran
1st Doctorate Thesis
Tehran Blood Pressure Study: 1989 – 1992. Published as Book in 1993. 

1996 Two year obligatory military services as Doctor in IRI Army University of Medical Sciences. (Honored as the best lecturer in the University)

2001 Graduated as Cardiologist
IranUniversity of Medical Sciences/Iran
2nd Doctorate Thesis:
Effect of Cardiac Rehabilitation on Myocardial Oxygen Consumption Index in Patients with Coronary Artery Disease: 1999-2000. Published as an article in 2005. (see Publications)
2nd Rank in Final National Cardiology Examination in October 2000.

2001 - 2002 Cardiologist, Red Crescent Hospital, Dubai, UAE.

2002 – 2004 Fellowship Interventional Electrophysiology. 
Iran University of Medical Sciences/Iran and Herzzentrum Leipzig/Germany

2004 – 2005 Assistent Professor, Cardiology/Electrophysiology
IranUniversity of Medical Sciences/Iran

Since 2006 Cardiologist/Electrophysiologist. Heart Center, University of Leipzig, Germany


German Society of Cardiology
Iranian Heart Association
European Heart Rhythm Association
Heart Rhythm Society

Reviewer for the following Journals:

Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology
European Journal of Heart Failure
Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology
International Journal of Cardiology
American Journal of Cardiology
Iranian Heart Journal
Journal of Interventional Electrophysiology
Heart Rhythm
Journal of Electrocardiology (Editorial Board)
European Heart Journal


- Tennis, Cycling
- Playing Santoor (A traditional Iranian musical instrument)
- Experienced in working with computer, data storage, management, retrieval, and analysis, and computer softwares such as Microsoft Office®, Adobe Photoshop® , Adobe Acrobat®, SPSS®, ...
- Behavioral , Industrial, and Communication Psychology, Meditation and Stress Management.