Hussein M. Rahim, MD

Hussein Rahim, MD
Internal Medicine
Interventional Cardiology
Structural Heart Disease
Valley Medical Group
Member, ColigoCare
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VMG - Cardiac Specialty

1200 East Ridgewood Avenue
West Wing, Suite 301
Ridgewood, NJ 07450
Phone: 201-251-3243
Fax: 201-389-6777



MD, University Of Medicine And Dentistry Of New Jersey, Internal Medicine, 2009 - 2013


New York Presbyterian Hospital Columbia, Cardiology, 2016 - 2019

New York Presbyterian Hospital Columbia, Interventional Cardiology, 2019 - 2020

New York Presbyterian Hospital Columbia, Structural Heart Disease Intv'L Fellow, 2020 - 2021

Internship & Residency

The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Internal Medicine, 2013 - 2016

Board Certifications

American Board Of Internal Medicine - Certified, 2016

Get to Know Me

What are some of the specific conditions you treat?

Some of the specific conditions that I treat include coronary artery disease, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, valvular heart disease (aortic stenosis, mitral regurgitation, mitral stenosis, aortic regurgitation, tricuspid regurgitation), heart failure, arrhythmia, patent foramen ovale, pulmonary embolism, atrial septal defect, paravalvular leak, and cardiogenic shock.

What techniques or procedures do you use in your practice?

Some techniques or procedures that I use in my practice include right heart catheterization, coronary angiography, coronary angioplasty, percutaneous coronary intervention, zero contrast PCI,intracoronary imaging and physiology, stenting, transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), transcatheter mitral-edge-edge-repair (TEER) using the mitraclip, transcatheter tricuspid edge-edge-repair, transcatheter aortic valve-in-valve replacement, transcatheter mitral valve replacement, percutaneous balloon aortic and mitral valvuloplasty, pericardiocentesis, Impella placement andmechanical support, right ventricular mechanical support device placement, and the percutaneous closure of patent foramen ovale and atrial septal defects.

Describe some of your professional highlights.

I have completed extensive research related to the use of intracoronary imaging and physiology to guide percutaneous coronary interventions (PCI) as well as the use of zero contrast PCI to minimize the risk of contrast induced nephropathy in patients with advanced chronic kidney disease.


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Patient Ratings & Comments


Comments are gathered from our patient satisfaction surveys.

I could not ask for a more dedicated, compassionate, and helpful cardiac care team. I feel very fortunate to have found Dr. Rahim and his staff- The quality of care they have provided is beyond what I have received from other medical professionals. Dr. Rahim and his staff always treat me with respect and compassion. I am grateful for all that they have done, and continue to do, for me.
Excellent Experience
Dr. Rahim is a very thorough doctor. He explained everything about my condition and explained what I should do to monitor my blood pressure. He showed genuine interest in my health and how I should address any problem that may occur.
I appreciated that Dr. Rahim explained the options regarding going forward with my care, as well as the reasons why there were several factors to consider. He spoke with me in a way that was both professional and respectful, and he answered my questions thoroughly. He made me feel that my issues were important and that he would give my care his full attention. Also, Dr. Rahim stressed that I was an essential part of my care team, in addition to the medical staff, and that made me feel confident that he was working with my best interests in mind.
Dr Rahim was very patience and thorough when answering my questions