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Pulmonary Hypertension & Right Heart Failure

Anjali Vaidya, MD, FACC, FASE, FACP

Anjali Vaidya
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Pulmonary Hypertension and Right Heart Failure

37 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
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Office Locations

Temple Heart & Vascular Institute

Temple University Hospital – Main Campus

3509 N. Broad Street

Boyer Pavilion, 4th Floor

Philadelphia, PA 19140


Digital Bibliography
Invited Textbook Chapters

Vaidya A, Jessup ML. Atrial Fibrillation and Cardiomyopathy with Heart Failure. Heart Failure: A Case-Based Atlas. Edited by Peter S. Rahko. 2014 Demos Medical Publishing, LLC. ISBN: 978-1-936287-57-2. e-book ISBN: 97 8-61705-O94-7

Vaidya A, Kirkpatrick J. Right Ventricular Anatomy, Function, and Echocardiographic Evaluation. 5th Edition of Otto’s The Practice of Clinical Echocardiography. 2016 Elsevier Publishing. ISBN: 978-0-323-40125-8. e-book ISBN: 9780323482455.

Banerji S, Vaidya A. Pulmonary Hypertension in the Potential Kidney Transplant Recipient. Cardio-nephrology: Confluence of the Heart and Kidney in Clinical Practice. Edited by Janani Rangaswami, Edgar V. Lerma, and Claudio Ronco. 2017 Springer Publishing. ISBN 978-3-319-56042-7.

Vaidya A. Distal Chronic Thromboembolic Disease: Is Surgery an Option? Clinical Cases in Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension. Edited by William Auger. 2017 Springer Publishing. In Press.

Additional Publications
Forfia PR, Vaidya A, Wiegers SE. Pulmonary heart disease: The heart-lung interaction and its impact on patient phenotypes. Pulm Circ. 2013;3:5-19.

Vaidya A, Kawut SM. Relax or Contract: What’s Right? Circulation. 2013 Oct 29;128(18):1999-2001. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.113.005638. Epub 2013 Sep 20.

Rame E, Vaidya A. Disease progression in pulmonary arterial hypertension: refining the phenotype with a prognostic biomarker profile from collagen. JACC Heart Fail. 2014 Aug;2(4):422-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jchf.2014.05.004. Epub 2014 Jul 9.

Opotowsky AR, Ojeda J, Rogers F, Prasanna V, Clair M, Moko L, Vaidya A, Afilalo J, Forfia PR. A Simple Echocardiographic Prediction Rule for Hemodynamics in Pulmonary Hypertension. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2012 Nov;5(6):765-75.

Merrill SL, Vaidya A, Pyeritz R. Ethical challenges of the use of whole exome sequencing in the clinic. World Journal for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery. 2013 Jan;4(1):58-61.

Opotowsky AR, Clair M, Afilalo J, Landzberg MJ, Waxman AB, Moko L, Maron B, Vaidya A, Forfia PR. A Simple Echocardiographic Method to Estimate Pulmonary Vascular Resistance. Am J Cardiol. 2013 Jun 1. doi:pii: S0002-9149(13)01129-6.

Vaidya A*, Raina A*, Gertz ZM, Chambers SV, Forfia PR. Marked Changes Right Ventricular Contractile Pattern Result after Cardiothoracic Surgery: Implications for the Post-Surgcal Assessment of Right Ventricular Function. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2013 Jun 14. pii: S1053-2498(13)01251-5 *Shared first author contribution

Saggar R, Khanna D, Vaidya A, Derhovanessian A, Maranian P, Belperio JA, Weigt SS, Dua S, Goldin JG, Abtin F, Lynch JP, Forfia PR, Saggar R. Changes in Functional Capacity, Hemodynamics, and Right Heart Function In An Advanced Phenotype Of Pulmonary Fibrosis And Significant Pulmonary Hypertension. Thorax. 2014 Feb;69(2):123-9. doi: 10.1136/thoraxjnl-2013-204150.

Raza F, Alkhouli M, Rogers F, Vaidya A, Forfia P. Case series of 5 patients with end-stage renal disease with reversible dyspnea, heart failure, and pulmonary hypertension related to arteriovenous dialysis access. Pulm Circ 2015:5(2): 398-406.

Matura LA, Shou H, Fritz JS, Smith KA, Vaidya A, Pinder D, Archer-Chicko C, Dubow D, Palevsky HI, Sommers MS, Kawut SM. Physical Activity and Symptoms in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension. Chest. 2016 Feb 15. pii: S0012-3692(16)01252-6.

Chatterjee S, Weinberg I, Yeh RW, Chakraborty A, Sardar P, Weinberg MD, Kabrhel C, Barnes GD, Mukherjee D, Kumbhani D, Bashir R, Vaidya A, Smith A, Fuchs B, Groeneveld P, Giri J. Thromb Haemost. 2017 Jan 26;117(2):246-251.

Ratings & Reviews

37 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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Overall Rating

5.00 / 5.0

Ratings Breakdown

Give easy to understand instruction
Provider expl in way you understand
Provider listen carefully to you
Show respect for what you say
Spend enough time with you
Patient Comments
June 5, 2022

I was really treated very good by everyone during my visit at your facility.

February 14, 2022

Everything was great.

January 11, 2022

Dr. Vaidya and her staff are the best. This is how medicine should be practiced.

December 28, 2021

I think Dr. Vaidya and her staff are the best. The team is very caring and work well with my team at [...].

September 22, 2021

Excellent experience.

September 10, 2021

Dr. Vaidya was outstanding in her explanation of the direction of my care.

August 17, 2021

I know that is a perfect score, but Dr. Vaidya and her staff ARE that good.

May 24, 2021

Staff was great always a good visit I drive from [...] to see dr.

March 29, 2021

I am VERY happy with the care I get from Dr. Vaidya. I always get great care when I come for a visit, and I intend to stay with her as long as I can.

March 25, 2021

Dr. Vaidya & her team are remarkable.