Aman Mahajan M.D

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Professor and Chair
Department of Anesthesiology
Professor, Bioengineering

310-825-4350
 

Education

  • Ph.D., Physiology, UCLA School of Medicine, 2006
  • MD, University of Dehli, Maulana Azad Medical College, 1991
  • Internship, University of Dehli, Maulana Azad Medical College, 1992-93
  • Residency, Anesthesiology, UCLA School of Medicine, 1994-97; Internal Medicine, Good Samaritan Health Systems, Inc. 1993-94

Research Interests

Arrhythmia, Cardiac Imaging, Patent Foramen Ovale Repair, Transesophageal Echocardiogram, Transthoracic Echocardiography, Valvuloplasty

 

Recent Papers

  1. Patel K.D., Crowley R., Mahajan A., “Cardiac electrophysiology procedures in clinical practice,” Int Anesthesiol Clin. 2012 Spring;50(2):90-110.
  2. Vaseghi M., Zhou W., Shi J., Ajijola O., Hadaya J., Shivkumar K., Mahajan A., “Sympathetic innervation of the anterior left ventricular wall by the right and left stellate ganglia,” Heart Rhythm. 2012 Mar 27. (Epub ahead of print)
  3. Ramirez R.J., Ajijola O.A., Zhou W., Holmstrom B., Luning H., Laks M.M., Shivkumar K., Mahajan A., “A new electrocardiographic marker for sympathetic nerve stimulation: modulation of repolarization by stimulation of stellate ganglia,” J Electrocardiol. 2011 Nov-Dec;44(6):694-9. Epub 2011 Sep 13.
  4. Mahajan A., Chua J., “Pro: a cardiovascular anesthesiologist should provide services in the catheterization and electrophysiology laboratory,” J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2011 Jun;25(3):553-6.
  5. Nakahara S., Vaseghi M., Ramirez R.J., Fonesca C.G., Lai C.K., Finn J.P., Mahajan A., Boyle N.G., Shivkumar K., “Characterization of myocardial scars: electrophysiological imaging correlates in a porcine infarct model,” Heart Rhythm. 2011 Jul;8(7):1060-7. Epub 2011 Feb 23.
  6. Ho J.K., Mahajan A., “Cardiac resynchronization therapy for treatment of heart failure,” Anesth Analg. 2010 Dec;111(6):1353-61. Epub 2010 Nov 8.
  7. Michowitz Y., Nakahara S., Bourke T., Buch E., Vaseghi M., De Diego C., Wiener I., Mahajan A., Shivkumar K., “Electrophysiological differences between the epicardium and the endocardium of the left atrium,” Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2011 Jan;34(1):37-46. Epub 2010 Oct 14.
  8. Nakahara S., Tung R., Ramirez R.J., Gima J., Wiener I., Mahajan A., Boyle N.G., Shivkumar K., “Distribution of late potentials within infarct scars assessed by ultra high-density mapping,” Heart Rhythm. 2010 Dec;7(12):1817-24. Epub 2010 Aug 1.
  9. Michowitz Y., Mathuria N., Tung R., Esmailian F., Kwon M., Nakahara S., Bourke T., Boyle N.G., Mahajan A., Shivkumar K., “Hybrid procedures for epicardial catheter ablation of ventricular tachycardia: value of surgical access,” Hearth Rhythm. 2010 Nov;7(11):1635-43. Epub 2010 Jul 13.
  10. Bourke T., Vaseghi M., Michowitz Y., Sankhla V., Shah M., Swapna N., Boyle N.G., Mahajan A., Narasimhan C., Lokhandwala Y., Shivkumar K., “Neuraxial modulation for refractory ventricular arrhythmias: value of thoracic epidural anesthesia and surgical left cardiac sympathetic denervation,” Circulation. 2010 Jun 1;121(21):2255-62. Epub 2010 May 17.