Vikas Singh, M.D.

Vikas Singh, M.D.

Vikas Singh, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
UofL Physicians Outpatient Center
401 East Chestnut Street, Ste. 310
Louisville, KY 40202

502-852-7959- Academic Office
502-588-4600 - Patient Appointments


Clinical Expertise
Cardiovascular Medicine; Interventional Cardiology


Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine -
    Internal Medicine / Cardiovascular Disease / Interventional Cardiology

Education and Training

  • Medical School: Vardhman Mahavir Medical College
  • Residency: University of Miami Jackson Hospital
  • Fellowship: University of Miami Jackson Hospital (Cardiology); Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School (Interventional Cardiology/Structural Heart Disease)

Featured Publications

  • Singh V, Mendirichaga R, Inglessis-Azuaje I, Palacios IF, O'Neill WW. The Role of Impella for Hemodynamic Support in Patients With Aortic Stenosis. Curr Treat Options Cardiovasc Med. 2018 Apr 23;20(6):44. doi: 10.1007/s11936-018-0644-9. Review. PubMed PMID: 29682687.
  • Mendirichaga R, Singh V. Intrepid steps towards clinical prime time. J Thorac Dis. 2018 Apr;10(Suppl 9):S1040-S1043. doi: 10.21037/jtd.2018.04.62. PubMed PMID: 29849192; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5949423.
  • Singh V, Mendirichaga R, Savani GT, Rodriguez A, Blumer V, Elmariah S, Inglessis-Azuaje I, Palacios I. Comparison of Utilization Trends, Indications, and Complications of Endomyocardial Biopsy in Native Versus Donor Hearts (from the Nationwide Inpatient Sample 2002 to 2014). Am J Cardiol. 2018 Feb 1;121(3):356-363. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2017.10.021. Epub 2017 Oct 31. PubMed PMID: 29197471.
  • Singh V, Mendirichaga R, Savani GT, Rodriguez AP, Dabas N, Munagala A, Alfonso CE, Cohen MG, Elmariah S, Palacios IF. Coronary revascularization for acute myocardial infarction in the HIV population. J Interv Cardiol. 2017 Oct;30(5):405-414. doi: 10.1111/joic.12433. Epub 2017 Aug 22. PubMed PMID: 28833489.
  • Mendirichaga R, Singh V, Blumer V, Rivera M, Rodriguez AP, Cohen MG, O'Neill WW, Elmariah S. Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair With MitraClip for Symptomatic Functional Mitral Valve Regurgitation. Am J Cardiol. 2017 Aug 15;120(4):708-715. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2017.05.041. Epub 2017 May 30. Review. PubMed PMID: 28645469.
  • Singh V, Yadav PK, Eng MH, Macedo FY, Silva GV, Mendirichaga R, Badiye AP, Sakhuja R, Elmariah S, Inglessis I, Alfonso CE, Schreiber TL, Cohen M, Palacios I, O'Neill WW. Outcomes of hemodynamic support with Impella in very high-risk patients undergoing balloon aortic valvuloplasty: Results from the Global cVAD Registry. Int J Cardiol. 2017 Aug 1;240:120-125. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2017.03.071. Epub 2017 Mar 22. PubMed PMID: 28377189.
  • Singh V, Rodriguez AP, Bhatt P, Alfonso CE, Sakhuja R, Palacios IF, Inglessis-Azuaje I, Cohen MG, Elmariah S, O'Neill WW. Ventricular Septal Defect Complicating ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarctions: A Call for Action. Am J Med. 2017 Jul;130(7):863.e1-863.e12. doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2016.12.004. Epub 2017 Jan 5. PubMed PMID: 28065768.
  • Singh V, Rodriguez AP, Thakkar B, Savani GT, Patel NJ, Badheka AO, Cohen MG, Alfonso CE, Mitrani RD, Viles-Gonzalez J, Goldberger JJ. Hospital Admissions for Chest Pain Associated with Cocaine Use in the United States. Am J Med. 2017 Jun;130(6):688-698. doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2016.12.003. Epub 2017 Jan 4. PubMed PMID: 28063854.
  • Singh V, Rodriguez AP, Thakkar B, Patel NJ, Ghatak A, Badheka AO, Alfonso CE, de Marchena E, Sakhuja R, Inglessis-Azuaje I, Palacios I, Cohen MG, Elmariah S, O'Neill WW. Comparison of Outcomes of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Plus Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Versus Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Alone in the United States. Am J Cardiol. 2016 Dec 1;118(11):1698-1704. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2016.08.048. Epub 2016 Aug 30. PubMed PMID: 27665205.
  • Agnihotri K, Singh V, Panaich SS, Patel NJ, Patel N, Arora S, Pau D, Deshmukh A, Badheka AO. Management of Hypertension in Patients with Aortic Valvular Stenosis. Curr Hypertens Rev. 2017;13(1):41-45. doi: 10.2174/1573402113666170228150229. Review. PubMed PMID: 28245786.