Ziad Saba, MD

Ziad Saba, MD

Pediatric Cardiology Oakland, CA

Pediatric Cardiology East Bay Medical Group Affiliate of Packard Children Alliance

Office Address

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  • 747 52nd St
    Oakland, CA 94609
    Phone: (510) 428-3294
    Fax: (510) 428-3381

Dr. Saba's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Pediatric Cardiology: General Pediatric Cardiology
  • Clinical Interests: Heart Catheterization; Heart Diseases

Dr. Saba's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • DirectorChildren’s Hospital Oakland
    Oakland, CA
    Cardiac Cathetrization Laboratory (1997-2013); Department of Cardiology (2004-2007)

Dr. Saba's Education & Medical Training

  • Duke University HospitalDuke University HospitalFellowship, Pediatric Cardiology
  • The Children’s HospitalThe Children’s HospitalOther Training, Senior Clinical Fellow, Interventional Cardiology
  • Duke UnversityDuke UnversityOther Training, Research Fellow, Pediatric Cardiology
  • Duke University HospitalDuke University HospitalResidency, Pediatrics
  • American University of BeirutAmerican University of BeirutOther Training, MD, Medicine
  • American University of BeirutAmerican University of BeirutOther Training, BS, Chemistry

Dr. Saba's Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical LicenseCA State Medical License1995 - 2015
  • American Board of PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsPediatrics, 1990
  • American Board of PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsPediatric Cardiology, 1994

Dr. Saba's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Pediatric SpecialistsBest DoctorsPediatric Specialists, 2006
  • Children Hospital OaklandTeacher of The Year AwardChildren Hospital Oakland, 1997

Dr. Saba's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • Quantitation of flow across the right ventricle in patients with pulmonary atresia and intact ventricular septum after placement of a right ventricular outflow patch.Saba Z, Armstrong BE and O’Laughlin MP, Cath and Cardiovasc Diagnosis
  • C2C12 cells: biophysical, biochemical and immunocytochemical properties.McMahon DK, Anderson PAW, Nassar R, Bunting JB, Saba Z, Oakeley AE and Malouf NN, Am J Physiol
  • Wide Complex Bigeminy: Unusual Presentation of an Atriofasicular Fiber.Kanter RJ, Saba Z, and Garson A, J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol
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Books/Book Chapters

  • The Katz Manual.Chapter: Fever and PetechiaePage 9 - 142
    Saba Z
    Editors: G. Dbaibo.Duke University Press
  • The Katz Manual.Chapter: HypoglycemiaPage 83 - 90
    Saba Z
    Editors: G. Dbaibo.Duke University Press
  • The Katz Manual.Chapter: Gastrointestinal HemorrhagePage 83 - 90
    Saba Z
    Editors: G. Dbaibo.Duke University Press


  • Two unusual cases of anomalous pulmonary venous return to the right atrium: case presentations and intraoperative echocardiographic findings.Saba Z, Kanter RJ, Greeley W and Ungerleider R, Cardiol Young
  • Quantitation of The Effective Output of The Right Ventricle In Palliated Pulmonary Atresia With Intact Ventricular Septum.Saba Z, O'Laughlin MP, The Carolina Physicians Interested in Congenital Heart Education Symposium
  • Successful Closure Of A Muscular Ventricualr Septal Defect Using The Amplatzer Muscular Occluder Device in a 2.4 kg Infant.N Kaushik, H Patel, S Perry, Z Saba, The Pediatric Interventional Cardiac Symposium (PICS-VII)

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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