Ajit B. Raisinghani, M.D.   

Associate Professor of Medicine
Chief, Clinical Service
Director, Cardiac Noninvasive Lab



Contact Information

UCSD Medical Center
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
9444 Medical Center Dr, #7411
La Jolla, CA 92037-7411
Assistant: Blanca Barba, 858-657-5322

Transthoracic and transesophageal echocardiography, contrast echocardiography and stress echocardiography.

Recent Publications

  • 2004 - Mahmud E, Raisinghani A, Shabetai, R. Pulmonary and critical care pearls. Chest. 2004; Nov 126:1683-1686
  • 2004 - Sadeghi HM, Kimura BJ, Raisinghani A, Blanchard DG, Mahmud E, Fedullo PF, Jamieson SW, DeMaria AN. Does lowering pulmonary arterial pressure eliminate severe functional tricuspid regurgitation, Insights from pulmonary thromboendarterectomy. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2004; July 7;44(1):126-32.
  • 2004 - Raisinghani A, Rafter, P, MS, Phillips, P, Vannan M, DeMaria A. Microbubble contrast agents for echocardiography: rationale, composition, ultrasound interactions, and safety. Cardiol Clin. 2004;May 22(2):171-180.
  • 2004 - Gurudevan S, Mahmud E, Blanchard D, Mathews C, DeMaria AN, Raisinghani A. Usefulness of Compensatory Hyperkinesis in the Noninfarcted Left Ventricular Wall in Separating Single from Multivessel Coronary Artery Disease in Patients with Initial ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction. AM J Cardiol. 2004;Jan 15;93(2):201-3.

Work in Progress

  • Raisinghani A, Ohmori K, Mahmud E, Schnyder G, Kwan O, Kunichika H, Cotter B, DeMaria A. The Effects of Sublingual Nitroglycerin on Intramyocardial Arteries; Assessment by Transthoracic Echocardiography.