Gurumurthy Hiremath, MD

Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Gurumurthy Hiremath

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-626-2755

Mailing Address:
Pediatric Cardiology
Academic Office Building
2450 Riverside Ave S AO-401
Minneapolis, MN 55454

Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Faculty Member, Division of Pediatric Cardiology

Care Team Member, Heart Center

MD, Mysore Medical College, Mysore, India

Residency in Pediatrics, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India

Residency in Pediatrics, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

Fellowship in Pediatric Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA

Fellowship in Interventional Pediatric Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA


Dr. Hiremath began his medical education at Mysore Medical College in Mysore, Karnataka, India. He then completed a residency in Pediatrics at the Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research in Chandigarh, India. He also completed residency in Pediatrics at Children’s Hospital of Michigan through Wayne State University. Dr. Hiremath earned his fellowship in Pediatric Cardiology at University of California, San Francisco Benioff Children’s Hospital. Dr. Hiremath is PALS and NALS certified and is an active member of many professional organizations including the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American College of Cardiology. Dr. Hiremath has had a very active research history and has earned various awards including twice being awarded the Critical Care Medicine Award for outstanding performance in Pediatric Critical Care at Children’s Hospital of Michigan. At the University of Minnesota, he is currently the principle investigator on 7 active trials and serves as a consultant in device development to local industry. 

Awards & Recognition

  • Minneapolis - St. Paul Magazine "Top Doctor" (2020, 2021)
  • Innovator in Clinical Practice Award, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota (2019)
  • Paul F. Dwan Professorship in Pediatric Cardiology, University of Minnesota (2018)
  • Minnesota Monthly “Top Doctors” (2017-2019, 2021)
  • Minneapolis - St. Paul “Top Doctors, Rising Star Edition” (2016-2017)
  • Critical Care Medicine Award, Children’s Hospital of Michigan (2010-2011)


Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics - Cardiology