Arvind Bhimaraj, MD, MPH, FACC, FHFSA

  • Houston Methodist cardiologist
  • Assistant professor of clinical medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College

Arvind Bhimaraj, MD, MPH, FACC, FHFSA

Media Contact: Amy Rose , 412.613.1428

Areas of Expertise

  • Blood conservation
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Heart catheterization
  • Heart failure
  • Heart transplant

Credentials

BOARD CERTIFICATION
Cardiovascular Disease
RESIDENCY
Drexel University - Philadelphia
MEDICAL SCHOOL
Gandhi Medical College-Hyderabad, India | 2000
FELLOWSHIP
Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplant Fellowship - John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital Cook County - Chicago

Publications

Post-transplant Management in Heart Transplant Recipients: New Drugs and Prophylactic Strategies
Fida, N, Tantrachoti, P, Guha, A & Bhimaraj, A 2021, , Current Treatment Options in Cardiovascular Medicine, vol. 23, no. 8, 56. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11936-021-00933-2

Remote versus early corticosteroid wean outcomes in heart transplant recipients in the contemporary era
Salgado, BC, Fida, N, Krisl, J, Berens, PM, Graviss, EA, Nguyen, DT, Hussain, I, Kim, JH, Suarez, E, Trachtenberg, B, Torre-Amione, G, Bhimaraj, A & Guha, A 2021, , Clinical Transplantation, vol. 35, no. 8, e14382. https://doi.org/10.1111/ctr.14382

Defining Vasoplegia Following Durable, Continuous Flow Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation
Swan, JT, Iso, T, Rizk, E, Trachtenberg, BH, Krisl, J, Varnado, S, Suki, WN, Frost, AE, Suarez, E, Uddin, FS, Kassi, M, Giesecke, NM, Bhimaraj, A & Masud, FN 2021, , ASAIO journal (American Society for Artificial Internal Organs : 1992). https://doi.org/10.1097/MAT.0000000000001419

A principal components analysis of factors associated with successful implementation of an LVAD decision support tool
Kostick, KM, Trejo, M, Bhimaraj, A, Civitello, A, Grinstein, J, Horstmanshof, D, Jorde, UP, Loebe, M, Mehra, MR, Sulemanjee, NZ, Thohan, V, Trachtenberg, BH, Uriel, N, Volk, RJ, Estep, JD & Blumenthal-Barby, JS 2021, , BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making, vol. 21, no. 1, 106. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12911-021-01468-z

Pulse assessment is important with blood pressure measurement in individuals with continuous flow left ventricular assist devices
Marcos-Abdala, HG, Cruz-Solbes, AS, Hussain, I, Trachtenberg, B, Ashrith, G, Torre-Amione, G, Bruckner, B, Suarez, EE, Estep, JD & Bhimaraj, A 2021, , International Journal of Artificial Organs, vol. 44, no. 2, pp. 124-129. https://doi.org/10.1177/0391398820927022

Consensus conference on heart-kidney transplantation
the Consensus Conference Participants 2021, , American Journal of Transplantation, vol. 21, no. 7, pp. 2459-2467. https://doi.org/10.1111/ajt.16512

A review of biosensor technologies for blood biomarkers toward monitoring cardiovascular diseases at the point-of-care
Ouyang, M, Tu, D, Tong, L, Sarwar, M, Bhimaraj, A, Li, C, Coté, GL & Di Carlo, D 2021, , Biosensors and Bioelectronics, vol. 171, 112621. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bios.2020.112621

Endothelial Dysfunction-related Neurological Bleeds with Continuous Flow-Left Ventricular Assist Devices Measured by Digital Thermal Monitor
Ali, A, Uribe, C, Araujo-Gutierrez, R, Cruz-Solbes, AS, Marcos-Abdala, HG, Youker, KA, Guha, A, Torre-Amione, G, Nguyen, DT, Graviss, EA, Cooke, JP & Bhimaraj, A 2021, , ASAIO Journal, pp. 561-566. https://doi.org/10.1097/MAT.0000000000001281

Diagnosis of cardiac sarcoidosis: a primer for non-imagers
Agrawal, T, Saleh, Y, Sukkari, MH, Alnabelsi, TS, Khan, M, Kassi, M, Bhimaraj, A & Al-Mallah, M 2021, , Heart Failure Reviews. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10741-021-10126-5

Endothelial Dysfunction-related Neurological Bleeds with Continuous Flow-Left Ventricular Assist Devices Measured by Digital Thermal Monitor
Ali, A, Uribe, C, Araujo-Gutierrez, R, Cruz-Solbes, AS, Marcos-Abdala, HG, Youker, KA, Guha, A, Torre-Amione, G, Nguyen, DT, Graviss, EA, Cooke, JP & Bhimaraj, A 2021, , ASAIO Journal, pp. 561-566. https://doi.org/10.1097/MAT.0000000000001281

Transcatheter Edge-to-Edge Repair With MitraClip in Systolic Heart Failure With Ischemic Versus Nonischemic Cardiomyopathy
Elbadawi, A, Elgendy, IY, Lee, B, Saleh, M, Khalife, WI, Bhimaraj, A, Kapadia, SR, Kleiman, NS & Goel, SS 2020, , JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions, vol. 13, no. 23, pp. 2818-2819. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcin.2020.09.027


Endothelial Dysfunction-related Neurological Bleeds with Continuous Flow-Left Ventricular Assist Devices Measured by Digital Thermal Monitor
Ali, A, Uribe, C, Araujo-Gutierrez, R, Cruz-Solbes, AS, Marcos-Abdala, HG, Youker, KA, Guha, A, Torre-Amione, G, Nguyen, DT, Graviss, EA, Cooke, JP & Bhimaraj, A 2020, , ASAIO journal (American Society for Artificial Internal Organs : 1992). https://doi.org/10.1097/MAT.0000000000001281

Management of the Patient with Heart Failure and an Implantable Pulmonary Artery Hemodynamic Sensor
on behalf of Hemodynamic Frontiers in Heart Failure (HF2) Investigators 2020, , Current Cardiovascular Risk Reports, vol. 14, no. 9, 12. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12170-020-00646-4

Should We Be for ASCT? If Yes, Then When?
Trachtenberg, BH, Kamble, R, Bhimaraj, A & Estep, JD 2020, , JACC: Heart Failure, vol. 8, no. 8, pp. 695-696. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jchf.2020.05.009

Bariatric Surgery in End-Stage Heart Failure: Feasibility in Successful Attainment of a Target Body Mass Index
Del Val, FR, Cheon, O, Menser, T, Kash, B, Jones, SL, Baek, J, Bhimaraj, A, Estep, J, Sherman, V & Tariq, N 2020, , Journal of Cardiac Failure, vol. 26, no. 11, pp. 944-947. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cardfail.2020.04.020

Decreasing Heart Failure Readmissions Among Older Patients With Cognitive Impairment by Engaging Caregivers
Agarwal, KS, Bhimaraj, A, Xu, J, Bionat, S, Pudlo, M, Miranda, D, Campbell, C & Taffet, G 2020, , The Journal of cardiovascular nursing, vol. 35, no. 3, pp. 253-261. https://doi.org/10.1097/JCN.0000000000000670

Percutaneous Left Axillary Artery Placement of Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump in Advanced Heart Failure Patients
Bhimaraj, A, Agrawal, T, Duran, A, Tamimi, O, Amione-Guerra, J, Trachtenberg, B, Guha, A, Hussain, I, Kim, J, Kassi, M, Xu, J, Suarez, EE, Ngo, UQ, Torre-Amione, G & Estep, JD 2020, , JACC: Heart Failure, vol. 8, no. 4, pp. 313-323. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jchf.2020.01.011

Proof of Concept: Echo Compatible Mock-Circulatory Flow Loop to Accurately Quantify Aortic Regurgitation in Patients with Left Ventricular Assist Devices
Kassi, M, Filippini, S, Agrawal, T, Bhimaraj, A, Guha, A, Trachtenberg, B, Kim, J, Fida, N, Hussain, I, Yousefzai, R & Little, S 2020, , The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation, vol. 39, no. 4, pp. S415. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.184

Implementation of Patient-Centered Shared Decision Making for LVAD Candidates: Year 1 Results of a Multi-Site Study
Blumenthal-Barby, JS, Kostick, KM, Trejo, M, Bhimaraj, A, Civitello, A, Horstmanshof, DA, Jorde, UP, Loebe, M, Mehra, MR, Thohan, V, Trachtenberg, BH, Uriel, N, Volk, RJ & Estep, JD 2020, , The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation, vol. 39, no. 4, pp. S159. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.1105

Languages

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Telugu