Valmiki Maharaj

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division


Administrator Info
Name: Mai Xiong
Phone: 612-626-1370
Fax: 612-626-4411

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.

Research Summary

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

Teaching Summary

Hemodynamics, Pathophysiology, Temporary Mechanic Circulatory Support

Clinical Summary

Amyloid and Infiltrative Cardiomyopathies; Advanced Heart Failure


MD, University of Minnesota

Professional Memberships

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