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Rishi Sukhija, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical

Internal Medicine | College of Medicine

  • Fellowship: New York Medical College (Interventional Cardiology)
  • Fellowship: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (Cardiovascular Diseases)
  • Residency: New York Medical College (Internal Medicine)
  • Bachelor's Degree: University College of Medical Sciences (Medicine and Surgery)
Board Certifications & Licenses

American Board of Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Disease) (Certification Date: 2008-11-05) - (Recertification Date: 2019-03-01)
American Board of Internal Medicine (Interventional Cardiology) (Certification Date: 2009-10-20) - (Recertification Date: 2019-11-07)


Cardiovascular Disease
Internal Medicine
Interventional Cardiology

Contact Information

Clinical Interests


Cardiology Interventional

Cardiovascular Disease

Peer Reviewed Publications

Mehra, Pratishtha; Mehta, Vimal; Sukhija, Rishi; Sinha, Anjan K; Gupta, Mohit; Girish, M P; Aronow, Wilbert S 2019. Pulmonary hypertension in left heart disease. Archives of medical science : AMS, 15 1, 262-273

Duncan, Kurt A; Sukhija, Rishi; Aronow, Wilbert S; Deluca, Albert J; Monsen, Craig; Pucillo, Anthony L 2012. Systolic compression of left main coronary artery by left ventricular pseudoaneurysm complicated by critical stenosis of left main coronary artery. Archives of medical science : AMS, 8 5, 931-3

Sugunaraj, Jaya Prakash; Mehta, Vimal; Kalra, Ankur; Sukhija, Rishi; Palaniswamy, Chandrasekar 2012. Protease-activated receptor-1 antagonists: focus on SCH 530348. American journal of therapeutics, 19 6, 465-9

Tandon, Gaurav; Sukhija, Rishi 2012. Isolated spontaneous renal artery dissection: a case report and review. The International journal of angiology : official publication of the International College of Angiology, Inc, 21 2, 99-102

Sukhija, Rishi; Aronow, Wilbert S; Palaniswamy, Chandrasekar; Singh, Tarunjit; Ahn, Chul; Kalapatapu, Kumar; Chaturvedi, Bhavna; Pucillo, Anthony L; Sorbera, Carmine; Kakar, Priyanka; Weiss, Melvin B; Mehta, Vimal; Monsen, Craig E 2009. Major adverse cardiac events at long-term follow-up in patients treated with single versus multiple stents during single-vessel percutaneous coronary intervention. Journal of interventional cardiology, 22 5, 427-30

Sukhija, Rishi; Mehta, Vimal; Leonardi, Marino; Mehta, Jawahar L 2007. Implantable cardioverter defibrillators for prevention of sudden cardiac death. Clinical cardiology, 30 1, 3-8

Sukhija, Rishi; Kakar, Priyanka; Mehta, Vimal; Mehta, Jawahar L 2006. Enhanced 11beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase activity, the metabolic syndrome, and systemic hypertension. The American journal of cardiology, 98 4, 544-8

Mehta, Vimal; Sukhija, Rishi; Mehra, Pratishtha; Goyal, Anuj; Yusuf, Jamal; Mahajan, Bhawna; Gupta, V K; Tyagi, Sanjay; Palaniswamy, Chandrasekar; Aronow, Wilbert S . Multimarker risk stratification approach and cardiovascular outcomes in patients with stable coronary artery disease undergoing elective percutaneous coronary intervention. Indian heart journal, 68 1, 57-62