Faculty Profile

Rohan Kalathiya
Section of Cardiology
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Referring Physician Access Line: 1-877-DOM-2730

Academic Interests

Dr.Kalathiya is an interventional cardiologist who specializes in the treatment of coronary artery disease, peripheral artery disease, and valvular heart disease. Dr. Kalathiya performs a wide range of procedures, including coronary angiogram, balloon angioplasty and stenting, atherectomy, thrombectomy, intravascular imaging, transcatheter aortic valve replacement, and percutaneous mechanical circulatory support. Dr. Kalathiya is trained in performing transradial catheterization which has been shown to decrease bleeding and increase patient comfort. His research focuses on management of cardiogenic shock and is currently enrolling patients in a clinical trial to understand the role of hypothermia in these critically ill patients.

Clinical Interests

Coronary artery disease, acute coronary syndromes, aortic valve disease, transradial catheterization, peripheral artery disease, general cardiology, interventional cardiology


  • Sharma K, Vaishnav J, Kalathiya R, Hu J, et al. Randomized Evaluation of Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction Patients with Acute Heart Failure and Dopamine (ROPA-DOP) Trial. JACC Heart Fail. 2018 Oct;6(10):859-870.
  • Kalathiya RJ, Grinstein J, Uriel N, Shah AP. Percutaneous Transcatheter Therapies for the Management of Left Ventricular Assist Device Complications. J Invasive Cardiol. 2017 May;29(5):151-162.
  • Kalathiya RJ, Houston BA, Chaisson JM, Grimm JC, Stevens GR, Sciortino CM, Shah AS, Whitman GJ, Russell SD, Tedford RJ. Cardiac Index Declines During Long-Term Left Ventricular Device Support. Artif Organs. 2016 May 17
  • Houston BA, Kalathiya RJ, Hsu S, Loungani R, Davis ME, Coffin ST, Haglund N, Maltais S, Keebler ME, Leary PJ, Judge DP, Stevens GR, Rickard J, Sciortino CM, Whitman GJ, Shah AS, Russell SD, Tedford RJ. Right ventricular afterload sensitivity dramatically increases after left ventricular assist device implantation: a multi-center hemodynamic analysis. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2016 Jul;35(7):868-76.
  • Oni ET, Kalathiya R, Aneni EC, Martin SS, Blaha MJ, Feldman T, Agatston AS, Blumenthal RS, Conceiçao RD, Carvalho JA, Santos RD, Nasir K. Relation of physical activity to prevalence of nonalcoholic Fatty liver disease independent of cardiometabolic risk. Am J Cardiol. 2015 Jan 1;115(1):34-9.
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  • MD, 2012, University of Kentucky, College of Medicine, Medicine
  • Residency, 2015, Johns Hopkins Osler Medical Residency, Internal Medicine
  • Fellowship, 2018, University of Chicago Medical Center, Cardiovascular Disease
  • Fellowship, 2019, University of Chicago Medical Center, Interventional Cardiology