Ajith P. Nair, MD, FACC, FAHA Photo

Ajith P. Nair, MD, FACC, FAHA

Assistant Professor
Baylor College of Medicine

Position

Assistant Professor
Medicine-Cardiology
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX US

Address

Baylor Heart Clinic (Work)
7200 Cambridge St
Ste 6C
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
(713) 798-2545
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Baylor Heart Clinic (Clinic)
7200 Cambridge St
Ste 6C
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
(713) 798-2545
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Heart Failure Program (Clinic)
Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center
6720 Berter Avenue
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
(832) 355-3961
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Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Cardiovascular Diseases
    American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
    American Board of Internal Medicine

Education

  • BS from University of Texas at Austin
    Austin, Texas United States
  • MD from University of Texas Southwestern
    Dallas, Texas United States
  • Residency at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
    New York, New York United States

  • Fellowship at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
    New York, New York United States

  • Clinical Fellowship at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
    New York, New York United States

Language

Gender

  • Male

CME Presentations

Advances in Heart Failure - Key Trials Impacting Management
Department of Medicine Grand Rounds
January 14, 2021

Professional Statement

Ajith Nair is a cardiologist specializing in cardiomyopathies, advanced heart failure, mechanical circulatory support, cardiac transplantation, and pulmonary hypertension. He serves as the Director of the Baylor St. Luke's Advanced Heart Failure clinic, and his research interests are in the field of cardiomyopathy, pulmonary hypertension and advanced heart failure therapies. He is the principal site investigator for multiple clinical trials, serves on editorial boards of several cardiology journals, and has a medical education role.

Professional Achievements

  • Star Award for Clinical Excellence
    05/2018 - Baylor College of Medicine
  • Houston Top Doctors
    01/2019 - Houstonia Magazine

Professional Interests

  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Cardiac Transplantation
  • Mechanical Assist Devices
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Cardiomyopathies
  • Cardiogenic Shock
  • Valvular Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease

Physician Specialties

  • Cardiology

Professional Specialties

  • Advanced Heart Failure
  • Transplant Cardiology
  • Cardiology, General
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Mechanical Assist Devices

Memberships

  • American College of Cardiology
  • American Heart Association
  • International Society for Heart & Lung Transplantation
  • American Medical Association
  • Heart Failure Society of America