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Kiran K. Mallula, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Division of Cardiology

Interventional Cardiologist
Children's Hospital of New Orleans

Children’s Hospital
200 Henry Clay Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70118
Phone: (504) 896-9751 

Fax: (504) 896-3952


MBBS - 2000
Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad, India

MD - 2005
Kakatiya Medical College, Warangal, India

MS (Clinical Research) - 2012
Rush University, Chicago, IL


Congenital/Pediatric Interventional Fellow - 2013-2014
University of California at San Diego

Pediatric Cardiology Fellow - 2010-2013
Rush University Medical College, Chicago, IL

Pediatric Resident - 2007-2010
Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA

Pediatric Resident - 2002-2005
Kakatiya Medical College, Warangal, India

Internship - 2000-2001
Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad, India

Selected Publications


1. Kiran Mallula, Damien Kenny, Ziyad Hijazi. Percutaneous Melody Valve Placement In A Small Patient With Complex Congenital Heart Disease With Protein Losing Enteropathy: A Rare Case Presentation. Catheterization & Cardiovascular Interventions (3/2014)

2. Neil Patel, Kiran Mallula, Ra-id Abdulla. Atrial Flutter demonstrated by M-mode echocardiography. Pediatric Cardiology (3/2014)

3. Kiran Mallula, Umang Gupta, Keren Hasbani. A rare case of Cardiac Aspergilloma diagnosed by Cardiac MRI. Case of the week Number 14-02. Society of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance (2/2014)

4. Kiran Mallula, Neil Patel, Ziyad Hijazi, Zahra Naheed. Double Outlet Right Ventricle with Intact Ventricular Septum: A unique Stage 1 palliation. Pediatric Cardiology (7/2013)

5. Hani Ghawi, Kiran Mallula, Salwa Gendi, Mohamed M. Zghouzi, Nadeen Faza, Sawsan M. Awad. Fetal right and left ventricle myocardial performance index: Defining the normal values for

second and third trimesters: Single tertiary center experience Pediatric Cardiology (5/2013)

6. Kiran Mallula, Cyndi Sosnowski, Sawsan Awad. Spectrum of Pentalogy of Cantrell: Case series from a single tertiary care center and review of literature. Pediatric Cardiology (3/2013)

7. Kiran Mallula, Najma Patel, Zahid Amin. New design of the Amplatzer Membranous VSD Occluder: A Step forward? Pediatr Cardiol. 2013 Feb 2

8. Paul Severin et al, Kiran Mallula, Ra-id Abdulla. The pediatric cardiology pharmacopeia: 2013 update. Pediatr Cardiol. 2013 Jan; 34(1):1-29.

9. Kiran Mallula, Zahid Amin. Recent Changes in Instructions for use for Amplatzer ASD Occluder: How to incorporate these changes while using TEE or ICE? Pediatr Cardiol. 2012 Oct;33(7):995-1000.

10. Santosh Uppu, Shruthi Chandrasekharan, Kiran Mallula. Case Report: Constrictive Pericarditis with Sinus Venosus Atrial Septal Defect (ASD) and anomalous right upper pulmonary vein. Ann Pediatr Cardiol. 2009 Jan; 2(1):87-8 (1/2009)



1. Kiran Mallula, Zahid Amin. Pulmonary Atresia with Intact Ventricular septum. Chapter in Atlas of Neonatal Cardiology, 1st edition. (7/2013)

2. Kiran Mallula, Damien Kenny, Ziyad Hijazi. Tricuspid Valve Insufficiency: SAPIEN valve in the Tricuspid Position. Chapter in Structural, Valvular and Congenital Heart Disease Interventions, 2nd Edition. (10/2012)


Book Reviews:

1. iBook Review: The Illustrated Field Guide to Congenital Heart Disease and Repair, 3rd Edition. Congenital Cardiology Today (8/2013)