Valmiki Maharaj, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division

Valmiki Maharaj

Contact Info

Administrative Assistant Name
Mai Xiong

Administrative Phone
612-626-1370

Administrative Email
mtxiong@umn.edu

Administrative Fax Number
612-626-4411

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division


Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiologist


MD, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Residency, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL

Fellowship, University of Minnesota Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN

Summary

Dr. Maharaj is an Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant cardiologist. He received his medical degree from the University of Minnesota, completed internal medicine residency training at Loyola University Medical Center, and came back to the University of Minnesota for general cardiology and heart failure fellowships. His interests include treatment of advanced heart failure, cardiomyopathies, and cardiogenic shock, use of temporary and durable mechanical circulatory support devices, and studying outcomes and complications related to heart transplantation.

Expertise

  • Heart Failure
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiogenic Shock
  • Mechanical Circulatory Support
  • Heart Transplant

Professional Associations

  • International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation
  • Heart Failure Society of America
  • American College of Cardiology
  • American Heart Association;

Research

Research Summary/Interests

  • Use of Temporary Mechanical Circulatory Support
  • Cardiorenal Syndrome
  • Heart Transplant Outcomes and Complications

Teaching

Academic Interests and Focus

Hemodynamics, Pathophysiology, Temporary Mechanic Circulatory Support

Clinical

Clinical Interests

Amyloid and Infiltrative Cardiomyopathies; Advanced Heart Failure