Rafay T. Khan, M.D.

Rafay T. Khan, M.D.

Rafay T. Khan, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine

6420 Dutchmans Pkwy.
Louisville, KY 40205

502-852-1837 - Academic Office
502-588-7010 - Patient Appointments

Clinical Expertise
Advanced Coronary Imaging; Heart Failure; Interventional Cardiology; Physiology; Preventative Medicine

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine -
    Internal Medicine / Cardiovascular Disease
  • National Board of Echocardiography
  • Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology


Education and Training

  • Medical School: St. George's University
  • Residency: Raritan Bay Medical Center-Hackensack Meridian Health
  • Fellowships: University of Tennessee at Chattanooga (General Cardiology); Saint Louis University (Interventional Cardiology)

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Featured Publications

  • Erickson M, O'Dell K, Malpartida JC, Mok J, Khan R, Patel D. Effects of Holding Beta-Blockers on the Vital Signs of Heart Failure Patients. Cardiol Res. 2021 Feb;12(1):2-9. doi: 10.14740/cr1169. Epub 2020 Dec 11. PMID: 33447319; PMCID: PMC7781264.
  • Khan R, Sikanderkhel S, Gui J, Adeniyi AR, O'Dell K, Erickson M, Malpartida J, Mufti Z, Khan T, Mufti H, Al-Adwan SA, Alvarez D, Davis J, Pendley J, Patel D. Thyroid and Cardiovascular Disease: A Focused Review on the Impact of Hyperthyroidism in Heart Failure. Cardiol Res. 2020 Apr;11(2):68-75. doi: 10.14740/cr1034. Epub 2020 Mar 10. PMID: 32256913; PMCID: PMC7092768.
  • Nai Q, Ansari M, Liu J, Razjouyan H, Pak S, Tian Y, Khan R, Broder A, Bagchi A, Iyer V, Hamouda D, Islam M, Sen S, Yousif A, Hu M, Lou Y, Duhl J. Primary Small Intestinal Angiosarcoma: Epidemiology, Diagnosis and Treatment. J Clin Med Res. 2018 Apr;10(4):294-301. doi: 10.14740/jocmr3153w. Epub 2018 Feb 18. PMID: 29511417; PMCID: PMC5827913.
  • Chughtai M, Khlopas A, Newman JM, Curtis GL, Sodhi N, Ramkumar PN, Khan R, Shaffiy S, Nadhim A, Bhave A, Mont MA. What is the Impact of Body Mass Index on Cardiovascular and Musculoskeletal Health? Surg Technol Int. 2017 Jul 25;30:379-392. PMID: 28695973.
  • Chughtai M, Gwam CU, Khlopas A, Newman JM, Curtis GL, Torres PA, Khan R, Mont MA. The Incidence of Postoperative Pneumonia in Various Surgical Subspecialties: A Dual Database Analysis. Surg Technol Int. 2017 Jul 25;30:45-51. PMID: 28695972.
  • Chughtai M, Gwam CU, Mohamed N, Khlopas A, Newman JM, Khan R, Nadhim A, Shaffiy S, Mont MA. The Epidemiology and Risk Factors for Postoperative Pneumonia. J Clin Med Res. 2017 Jun;9(6):466-475. doi: 10.14740/jocmr3002w. Epub 2017 Apr 26. PMID: 28496546; PMCID: PMC5412519.
  • Curtis GL, Chughtai M, Khlopas A, Newman JM, Khan R, Shaffiy S, Nadhim A, Bhave A, Mont MA. Impact of Physical Activity in Cardiovascular and Musculoskeletal Health: Can Motion Be Medicine? J Clin Med Res. 2017 May;9(5):375-381. doi: 10.14740/jocmr3001w. Epub 2017 Apr 1. PMID: 28392856; PMCID: PMC5380169.
  • Sabu J, Regeti K, Mallappallil M, Kassotis J, Islam H, Zafar S, Khan R, Ibrahim H, Kanta R, Sen S, Yousif A, Nai Q. Convulsive Syncope Induced by Ventricular Arrhythmia Masquerading as Epileptic Seizures: Case Report and Literature Review. J Clin Med Res. 2016 Aug;8(8):610-5. doi: 10.14740/jocmr2583w. Epub 2016 Jul 1. PMID: 27429683; PMCID: PMC4931808.