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Gorav Ailawadi

Gorav Ailawadi, M.D.

University of Virginia
1215 Lee Street
PO Box 800679
Charlottesville, VA  22908-0679
United States
1 434 924-5052
1 434 982-3885 (fax)
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Northwestern University (Honors Program: 1994)
Northwestern Medical School (1998)
University of Michigan General Surgery Residency (1998-2005)
University of Michigan Critical Care Fellow (2001-2002)
Jobst Vascular Research Fellow (2001-2003)
University of Virginia Cardiothoracic Residency (2005-2007)
Assistant Professor Surgery, University of Virginia (2007- 2012)
Adjunct Professor Biomedical Engineering, University of Virginia (2010- )
Associate Professor Surgery, University of Virginia (2012- 2016)
Professor of Surgery, University of Virginia (2016 - )

Chief, Section of Adult Cardiac Surgery, University of Virginia


LVAD & Transplantation
Port Access/ Minimally Invasive Valve Surgery
Off Pump CABG, Minimally Invasive CABG
Percutaneous Aortic and Mitral Valve Therapies
Thoracoscopic/ Minimally Invasive Atrial Fibrillation Surgery
Cardiopulmonary Bypass
Pathogenesis of Aortic aneurysms
Aortic Aneurysms & Dissections, TEVAR

Practice Areas

  • Adult Cardiac Surgery
  • Aortic Arch
  • Aortic Root
  • Ascending Aorta
  • Descending Thoracic Aorta
  • Thoracic Aorta
  • Arrhythmias
  • Molecular Biology
  • Cardiac - Other
  • Coronary Disease
  • Endovascular Techniques
  • Heart Failure
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Mid-CABG
  • Mini-Sternotomy AVR
  • Port Access Cardiac Surgery
  • Port Access Mitral Surgery
  • Robotic Cardiac Surgery
  • Transapical TAVR
  • VATS
  • Pericardium
  • Transplantation
  • Tricuspid
  • Valve Disease