Ashraf Harahsheh, MD Cardiologist

Bio

Biography

Ashraf Harahsheh, MD, joined Children’s National Health System in September 2008 as a full-time attending. Dr. Harahsheh completed his fellowship training at the Children’s Hospital of Michigan, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan. Dr. Harahsheh is board certified in pediatric cardiology, a member of the American Society of Echocardiography and the American College of Cardiology. Dr. Harahsheh received his doctorate of medicine from the University of Jordan-College of Medicine, Amman, Jordan. He completed his residency at Children’s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, Michigan. His primary interests include: Atrial Flutter/Fibrillation in children with Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome, the cardiac function in Anthracycline-Treated Children, and the use of B-type Natriuretic peptide as a marker for worsening cardiac function. Dr. Harahsheh plays a major role in teaching fellows outpatient and inpatient medicine. Dr. Harahsheh was named among the 2010 Who’s Who in America and America’s Top Pediatricians.

Education & Training

Education & Training

  • MD, 1999
    University of Jordan
Patient Stories

Patient Stories: Ashraf Harahsheh

Caelen's Story

Our son Caelen was diagnosed in utero at 19 weeks. At first we thought, "why us?" As our pregnancy progressed, we began to think, "why not us," and started learning as much as we could.

Matthew R.'s Story

"It is overwhelming for any parent with children of any age to have to experience something like this. Now that I am and have gone through the experience I cannot thank Children's National enough for its kindness, professionalism, and knowledge."

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Alexis's Story

"She likes to show off her scar and tell whoever listens that Children's National fixed her heart."

Owen's Story

"We are so thankful that we chose the remarkable doctors at Children's National to care for our son. The compassion and care that were given not just to Owen, but to our entire family, is something we will forever be grateful for."

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Julyan's Story

"When we go to doctor visits, the staff always remembers Juju. They make you feel at home, talk to you about everything, and listen. Children's National is a great hospital. "

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Carmen Arroyo manages clinical operations for the Cardiology, Nephrology, and Pulmonary Medicine divisions at Children’s Sheikh Zayed Campus for Advanced Children’s Medicine in Washington, DC.

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