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Department of Medicine

  Division of Cardiology

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photo Rina Gandhi, MD, FACC

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Email: kulkarnira@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-777-4386

Contact
Office: UPMC Heart & Vascular Institute
Ohio Valley Medical Office Bldg, 27 Heckel Rd, Ste 112
Mckees Rocks, 15090
 
Phone: 412-777-4386
Fax: 412-777-4313
E-mail: kulkarnira@upmc.edu
Education and Training
Education
MBBS, Bombay University, 1991
M.D, University of Massachusetts, 1995
Clinical Interest
Preventative Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology, Clinical Cardiology
Publications
Selected Publications:
Gibson CM, Moynihan JL, Al-Mouse EN, Campsey M, Gandhi R, Murphy S, Mattson S, Ryan KA, Mesley R, Swanson J, Arshad MN, Marble SJ. Glycoprotein IIb/IIIa receptor inhibition in interventional cardiology. J Thromb Thrombolysis. 1999; 7(3): 287-302.
Vivaldi M, Sagie A, Adams M, Oliver A, Padial L, Gandhi R, Weyman A, Levine R. 10 year echocardiographic and clinical follow up of patients with non-classic mitral valve prolapse: does it progress?. Circluation. 1994; 90(4) part 2.
Wu C, Alibali P, Fischer D, Gandhi R, Feldman M, Villanueva FS. Changes in intramyocaardial blood volume in response to non-flow limiting stenosis can be qualified using myocardial contrast echocardiography. J Am Coll Card. 1996; 26: 718.
Jankowski R, Wagner W, Abigail P, Gandhi R, Villanueva FS. Albumin microbubbles perferentially adhere to the extracellular matrix of inflamed human coronary endothelium. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1996; 26: 787.
Notable Achievements
Director of the Echocardiography Lab at Ohio Valley hospital