Dr. Brara graduated from Loyola University-Stritch School of Medicine in Chicago. He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at UCLA-WLA VA, where he was awarded resident of the year, and subsequently completed his Cardiology fellowship there. Dr. Brara spent two years of additional expertise training in complex angioplasty at Scripps Clinic in La Jolla, California. During his training at Scripps Clinic, he developed a strong interest in the application of cutting edge coronary device technology in the treatment of complex coronary lesions, as well as published and presented research at the American College of Cardiology.

Among Dr. Brara's special interests are coronary artery disease prevention, complex coronary angioplasty with utilization of state-of-the-art technology, and the diagnosis and treatment of patients with peripheral vascular disease.

Dr.Brara is a Fellow of the Society of Coronary Angiography and Interventions. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Diseases, and Interventional Cardiology.

Medical School
  • Loyola University of Chicago- Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL
  • Veterans Affairs W. Los Angeles Healthcare Systems, CA
  • Veterans Affairs W. Los Angeles Healthcare Systems, CA
  • Veterans Affairs W. Los Angeles Healthcare Systems, CA
  • English


Cardiologist Consultant
1301 20th Street
Suite 590
Santa Monica, CA 90404
(310) 315-0101
(310) 453-4145


  • Cardiology
Clinical Interests
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease


Insurances Accepted
  • Anthem Blue Cross PPO/POS/EPO
  • Blue Shield PPO/POS/EPO
  • Cigna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Health Net PPO/EPO/POS
  • Medicare
  • Medi-Medi (Medicare-Medi-Cal)
Insurance Medical Groups
  • Access Medical Group IPA