Gurumurthy Hiremath Mallikarjun, MD

Gurumurthy Hiremath Mallikarjun, MD, MBBS, FACC

Pediatric Cardiologist

Languages I Speak

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Kannada

Hospital Privileges

  • University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital

Care and Clinical Interests

  • Aortic valve stenosis
  • Cardiac catheterization
  • Coarctation of the aorta
  • Device closure of ASD, VSD, PDA and PFO
  • Interventional cardiology in adults with congenital heart disease
  • Melody valve placement to replace pulmonary valve
  • Pediatric interventional cardiology
  • Percutaneous pulmonary valve replacement
  • Pulmonary artery stenosis
  • Pulmonary valve stenosis
  • Stent placement to treat coarctation of the aorta and pulmonary artery narrowing

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • Medical School at Mysore Medical College, Mysore, Karnataka, India


  • Children's Hospital of Michigan, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI (Pediatrics at the Advanced Pediatric Center)


  • UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital, University of California San Francisco (Pediatric Cardiology)

Other Education

  • UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital, University of California San Francisco (Interventional Cardiology)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics (Sub-board in Pediatric Cardiology)

Recognition and Leadership


  • Mpls.St.Paul Magazine "Top Doctor - Rising Star" (2016, 2017, 2018)
  • Minnesota Monthly Magazine “Top Doctors” (2017, 2018)
  • Critical Care Medicine Award, Children's Hospital of Michigan
  • Norman M. Rosenberg Pediatric Emergency Medicine Resident Award, Children's Hospital of Michigan
  • Masonic Mission Award for Excellent and Compassionate Clinical Care, Nominee


  • Member, Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions
  • Fellow, American College of Cardiology

Academic Information

Assistant Professor