Mark M. Gajjar, MD
Interventional Cardiologist, Institute for Cardiovascular Health
Structural Cardiologist, Institute for Cardiovascular Health
The University of Illinois at Chicago, MD
The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, BS, Molecular and Cellular Biology
Residency, Internal Medicine, The University of Chicago
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Diseases, Northwestern University
Fellowship, Interventional and Structural Cardiology, Northwestern University
Mark Gajjar, MD, is a board-certified interventional and structural cardiologist in the Institute for Cardiovascular Health, a clinical partnership between UT Health Austin and Ascension Seton. He specializes in transcatheter (minimally invasive) procedures to treat coronary artery disease, valvular heart disease, and cardiovascular stroke and serves as the Director of the Bicuspid Aortic Valve and Cardiovascular Stroke (PFO/ASD) Programs. Additionally, Dr. Gajjar is an assistant professor in the Dell Medical School Department of Internal Medicine.
Dr. Gajjar received his bachelor's and medical degrees at the University of Illinois and completed his residency in internal medicine at he University of Chicago. He then completed his fellowship training in cardiovascular diseases and interventional/structural cardiology at Northwestern University.
Dr. Gajjar's clinical and research interests are in valvular heart diseases, coronary artery disease, cardiovascular stroke, atrial septal defects/patent foramen ovale, bicuspid aortic valve, and structural cardiology. His personal mission is to bring advanced cardiovascular care to underserved areas in South Central Texas.
Dr. Gajjar is a cardiologist with Ascension Medical Group.
- Aortic stenosis
- Aortic regurgitation
- Mitral stenosis
- Mitral regurgitation
- Pulmonic stenosis
- Pulmonic regurgitation
- Tricuspid stenosis
- Tricuspid regurgitation
- Patent foramen ovale
- Atrial septal defects
- Coronary artery disease
- Valvular heart diseases
- Bicuspid aortic valve
- Interatrial shunt devices
- Structural cardiology
- Heart failure preserved ejection fraction
- American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease
- American Board of Internal Medicine, Echocardiography