Faraaz A. Rahman, M.D.

Fahraaz A. Rahman, M.D.

Faraaz A. Rahman, M.D.

6420 Dutchmans Pkwy.
Louisville, KY 40205

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

Clinical Expertise
Percutaneous PFO/ASD Closure; Structural Heart and Valve Disease; Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement; Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair

Board Certifications

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


Education and Training

  • Medical School: University of Cincinnati
  • Residency: University of Cincinnati Medical Center
  • Fellowships:Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center/Milwaukee Heart Institute (Cardiovascular Disease); University of Cincinnati (Interventional Cardiology); Virginia Tech Carilion Clinic School of Medicine (Structural Heart & Transcatheter Valve Intervention)

Featured Publications

  • Muthukumar L, Rahman F, Jan MF, Shaikh A, Kalvin L, Dhala A, Jahangir A, Tajik AJ. The Pickelhaube Sign: Novel Echocardiographic Risk Marker for Malignant Mitral Valve Prolapse Syndrome. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017 Sep;10(9):1078-1080. doi: 10.1016/j.jcmg.2016.09.016. Epub 2016 Dec 21. PMID: 28017396.
  • Mohsen A, Rahman F, Ikram S. Anomalous muscle bundles causing double-chambered right ventricle in adults. J Invasive Cardiol. 2013 Dec;25(12):E212-3. PMID: 24296393.
  • Kavarana MN, Rahman FA, Recto MR, Dowling RD. Transcatheter closure of patent foramen ovale after left ventricular assist device implantation: intraoperative decision making. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2005 Sep;24(9):1445. doi: 10.1016/j.healun.2005.02.007. PMID: 16143276.