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Boudoulas, Konstantinos MD

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473 W 12th Ave
Columbus, OH 43210

Email: boudoulas.4@osu.edu


Current OSU Appointments

Associate Professor-Clinical, Cardiovascular Medicine

Physician, FGP-Cardiovascular Medicine


Clinical Interest

Cardiovascular Disease, Clinical Medical Genetics, Interventional Cardiology, Structural Heart Disease, Valvular Heart Disease, Aorta


2004 - present Board Certified in Internal Medicine: American Board of Internal Medicine
2008 - present Board Certified Cardiologist: American Board of Internal Medicine
2009 - present Doctor of Medicine (MD): State Medical Board of Ohio
2009 - present Board Certified Interventional Cardiologist: American Board of Internal Medicine

Chapters in Books

Saini, U, Boudoulas, KD. "Stem Cell Therapy for Cardiac Tissue Regeneration Post Myocardial Infarction." In Stem Cell Therapy for Organ Failure. Edited by Somasundaram, I. 105-117. New Dehli, IN|IND: Springer (India), November 2014.


Clinical Trials

Orbit II



Chiu ET, Wolf CM, Branco D, Pizard A, Connor DA, Boudoulas KD, Fishman GI, Seidman CE, Seidman JG, Berul CI. "Postnatal Development of the Mouse Cardiac Conduction System." In Pediatric Academic Societies 2005 Annual Meeting Abstract Book. (May 2005). .-.



1996 None Indicated, Miami University of Ohio

1996 A.A.S., Miami University of Ohio

2001 B.A., The Ohio State University


Journal Articles

Boudoulas, H, Boudoulas, D, Sparks, E A, Pearson, A C, Nagaraja, H N, Wooley, C F. "Left Atrial Performance Indices in Chronic Mitral Valve Disease." The Journal of Heart Valve Disease. Vol. 4, no. Supplement II. (January 1995.): S242-S248.

Boudoulas, KD, Cooke, GE, Roos, CM, Bray, PF, Goldschmidt-Clermont, PJ. "The P1á´¬ Polymorphism of GP111a Functions as a Modifier for the Effect of Estrogen on Platelet Aggregation." Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine. Vol. 125, no. 1. (January 2001.): 112-115.

Boudoulas, KD, Sparks, EA, Rittgers, SE, Wooley, CF, Boudoulas, H. "Factors Determining Left Atrial Kinetic Energy in Patients with Chronic Mitral Valve Disease." HERZ. Vol. 28, no. 5. (August 2003.): 437-444.

Boudoulas, KD, Montague, CR, Goldschmidt-Clermont, PJ, Cooke, GE. "Estradiol Increases Platelet Aggregation in Pl(A1/A1) Individuals." American Heart Journal. Vol. 152, no. 1. (July 2006.): 136-139.

Boudoulas, KD, Salloum, JG. "Type IV Dual Left Anterior Descending Coronary Artery: An Extremely Rare Anomaly." American Heart Hospital Journal. Vol. 5, no. 4. (October 2007.): 258-258.

Boudoulas, KD. "The Role of Cardiology Training Programs in the Development of the Physician-Scientist." American Heart Hospital Journal. Vol. 3, no. 5. (June 2007.): 193-194.

Zhao, DX, Leacche, M, Balaguer, JM, Boudoulas, KD, Damp, JA, Greelish, JP, Byrne, JG. "Routine Intraoperative Completion Angiography after Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting & 1-stop Hybrid Revascularization." Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Vol. 53, no. 3. (January 2009.): 232-241.

Boudoulas, KD, Hatzopoulos, AK. "Cardiac Repair & Regeneration: The Rubik's Cube of Cell Therapy for Heart Disease." Disease Models & Mechanisms. Vol. 2, no. 7-8. (July 2009.): 344-358.

Boudoulas, KD, Elinoff, J, Resar, RJ. "Bronchopulmonary Fistula Closure with an Amplatzer Multi-Fenestrated Septal Occluder." Catheterization & Cardiovascular Interventions. Vol. 75, no. 3. (February 2010.): 455-458.

Sparks EA, Boudoulas KD, Raman SV, Sasaki T, Graber HL, Seidman CE, Boudoulas H.. "Heritable Cardiac Conduction & Myocardial Disease: From the Clinic to the Laboratory & from the Laboratory Back to the Clinic." Cardiology. Vol. 118, no. 3. (June 2011.): 179-186.

Boudoulas, KD, Mohler, PJ. "Beyond Membrane Channelopathies: Alternative Mechanisms Underlying Complex Human Disease." Acta Pharmacologica Sinica. Vol. 32, no. 6. (June 2011.): 798-804.

Boudoulas, KD, Boudoulas, H. "Floppy Mitral Valve & Mitral Valve Prolapse: Lack of Precise Definition (The Tower of Babel Syndrome)." Cardiology. Vol. 118, no. 2. (April 2011.): 93-96.

Boudoulas, KD, Boudoulas, H. "Cardiorenal Interrelationship." Cardiology. Vol. 120, no. 3. (December 2011.): 135-138.

Boudoulas, KD, Thavendiranathan, P, Firstenberg, M. "Coronary Artery Fistula: An Unusual Cause of Chest Pain in a Young Adult." Catheterization & Cardiovascular Interventions. Vol. 79, no. 2. (February 2012.): 312-314.

Boudoulas KD, Vlachopoulos, C, Raman, SV, Sparks, EA, Triposciadis, F, Stefanadis, C, Boudoulas, H. "Aortic Function: From the Research Laboratory to the Clinic." Cardiology. Vol. 121, no. 1. (January 2012.): 31-42.

Boudoulas, KD, Boudoulas, H. "The Role of the Physician During the Macedonian Struggle (1872-1912)." Hellenic Medicine (Official Journal of the Medical Society, Thessaloniki, Greece). Vol. 78, (June 2012.): 69-72.

Boudoulas, KD, Geleris, P, Boudoulas, H. "Medical Education: Eternal Values." Hellenic Journal of Cardiology. Vol. 3, no. 53. (January 2012.): 173-178.

Boudoulas, KD, Pederzolli, A, Saini, U, Gumina, RJ, Mazzaferri, EL Jr, Davis, M, Bush, CA, Capers, Q IV, Magorien, R, Pompili, VJ. "Comparison of Impella & Intra-aortic Balloon Pump in High Risk Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: Vascular Complications & Incidence of Bleeding." Acute Cardiac Care. Vol. 14, (January 2012.): 120-124.

Angouas, DC, Boudoulas, KD, Boudoulas, H. "Bovine Aortic Arch: Normal Variant or a Marker of Aortopathy?." Cardiology. Vol. 123, no. 2. (September 2012.): 113-115.

Boudoulas, KD, Boudoulas, H. "Floppy Mitral Valve (FMV)/Mitral Valve Prolapse (MVP) & the FMV/MVP Syndrome: Pathohysiologic Mechanisms & Pathogenis of Symptoms." Cardiology. Vol. 2, no. 126. (August 2013.): 69-80.

Saini, U, Gumina, RJ, Wolfe, B, Kuppusamy, ML, Kuppusamy, P, Boudoulas, KD. "Preconditioning Mesenchymal Stem Cells with Caspase Inhibiion & Hyperoxia Prior to Hypoxia Exposure Increases Cell Proliferaion." Journal of Cellular Biochemistry. Vol. 11, no. 114. (November 2013.): 2612-2623.

Boudoulas, KD, Borer, JS, Boudoulas, H. "Etiology of Valvular Heart Disease in the 21st Century." Cardiology. Vol. 3, no. 126. (August 2013.): 139-152.

Boudoulas, KD, Ravi, Y, Garcia, D, Saini, U, Sofowora, GG, Gumina, RJ, Sai-Sudhakar, CB. "Type of Valvular Heart Disease Requiring Surgery in the 21st Century: Mortality & Length-of-Stay Related to Surgery." Open Cardiovascular Medicine Journal. Vol. 7, (September 2013.): 104-109.

Stakos, DA, Boudoulas, KD, Gaillard,TR, Schuster, DP, Osei, K, Boudoulas, H. "Regional and Overall Aortic Function in Non-diabetic Individuals with Insulin Resistance & Normal Glucose Tolerance." Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism. Vol. 98, no. 11. (November 2013.): 4457-4463.

Katsi, VK*, Boudoulas, KD*, Lytrivi, ID, Masoura, C, Tsioufis, C, Vlasseros, I, Kallikazaros, I, Stefanadis, C, Boudoulas, H, (*First & second authors contributed equally to the paper & are both equally first authors). "Medical Error in Clinical Practice: "Errare Humanum Est"." Hellenic Journal of Cardiology. Vol. 54, no. 2. (March 2013.): 131-135.

Ravi, Y, Sudhakar, E, Nayak, P, Sai-Sudhakar, C, Boudoulas, KD. "Bi-ventricular Mechanical Circulatory Support Does Not Prevent Delayed Myocardial Ventricular Rupture Following Myocardial Infarction." Case Reports in Cardiology. Vol. 2013, (May 2013.): 767541-.

Theofilogiannakos, EK*, Boudoulas, KD*, Gawronski, BE, Langaee, TY, Kalpis, TG, Pitsis, AA, Johnson, JA, Boudoulas, H, (*First & second authors contributed equally to the paper & are both equally first authors). "Beta-adrenergic Receptor Polymorphisms in Greek Population: a Basis for Pharmacogenetics." World Journal of Cardiovascular Disease. Vol. 3, (March 2013.): 406-411.

Boudoulas, KD, Boudoulas, H. "Heart Rate: Life Expectancy & Cardiovascular System." ACHAIKH IATRIKI. Vol. 33, (April 2014.): 13-18.

Pfahl, K, Boudoulas, KD. "Left Main Coronary Artery Stent Thrombosis: A Challenging Case." American Journal of Medicine. Vol. 127, no. 5. (May 2014.): e9-e10.

Boudoulas, KD, Bowen, T, Pederzolli, A, Pfahl, K, Pompili, VJ, Mazzaferri, EL Jr. "Duration of Intra-aortic Balloon Pump Use & Related Complications." Acute Cardiac Care. Vol. 16, (March 2014.): 74-77.

Boudoulas, KD, Kilic, A. "Epicardial Fibrosis Mimicking a Myocardial Bridge." Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery. Vol. 19, no. 2. (May 2014.): 336-8.

Boudoulas, KD, Paraskevaidis, IA, Boudoulas, H, Triposkiadis, FK. "The Left Atrium: From the Research Laboratory to the Clinic." Cardoiology. Vol. 1, no. 129. (June 2014.): 1-17.

Boudoulas, KD, Paraskevaidis, A, Boudoulas, H, Triposkiadis, FK. "The Left Atrium: From the Research Laboratory to the Clinic." Cardiology. Vol. 129, no. 1. (January 2014.): 1-17.

Tsika, EP, Poulimenos, LE, Boudoulas, KD, Manolis, AJ. "The J-curve in Arterial Hypertension: Fact or Fallacy?." Cardiology. Vol. 2, no. 129. (September 2014.): 126-135.

Theofilogiannakos, EK, Boudoulas, KD, Gawronski, BE, Langaee, TY, Dardas, PS, Ninios, V, Kelpis, TG, Johnson, JA, Pitsis, AA, Boudoulas, H. "Floppy Mitral Valve/Mitral Valve Prolapse Syndrome: Beta-adrenergic Receptor Polymorphism May Contribute to the Pathogenesis of Symptoms." Journal of Cardiology. Vol. 5, no. 65. (May 2015.): 434-438.

Boudoulas, KD, Boudoulas, H. "The Troika of Aortopathy: Size, Function & Etiology." Cardiology. Vol. 4, no. 131. (May 2015.): 260-264.

Boudoulas, KD, Leier, CV, Geleris, P, Boudoulas, H. "The Shortcomings of Clinical Practice Guidelines." Cardiology. Vol. 130, no. 3. (January 2015.): 187-200.

Boudoulas, KD, Wolfe, B, Ravi, Y, Lilly, S, Nagaraja, HN, Sai-Sudhakar, CB. "The Aortic Stenosis Complex: Aortic Valve, Atherosclerosis, Aortopathy." Journal of Cardiology. Vol. 65, no. 5. (May 2015.): 377-382.

Boudoulas, KD, Borer, JS, Boudoulas, H. "Life Expectancy & the Cardiovascular System: Therapeutic Considerations." Cardiology. Vol. 132, no. 4. (August 2015.): 199-212.


Reference Works

June 2010 Boudoulas KD."Description of Cardiovascular Diseases on OSUWMC Website" Columbus.
March 2013 Puskas, JD, Ascheim, D, Halkos, M, Bagiella, E, DeRose, J, Miller, M, Kirkwood, K, Bonatti, J, Srinivas, V, Vesely, M, Sutter, F, Lynch, J, Shapiro, T, Boudoulas, K, Crestanello, J, Gehrig, T, Smith, P, Ragosta, M, Hoff, S, Zhao, D, Gelijns, A, Szeto, W, Weisz, G, Argenziano, M, Matthai, W."Hybrid Coronary Revascularization for the Treatment of Coronary Artery Disease: A Multicenter Observational Study" Washington.
March 2013 DeRose, JJ, Liberman, H, Matthai, W, Szeto, W, Parides, M, Vankeepuram, S, Bonatti, J, Overbey, J, Vesely, M, Sutter, F, Williams, P, Shapiro, T, Crestanello, J, Boudoulas, K, Smith, P, Gehrig, T, Ailawadi, G, Davidson, M, Zhao, D, Argenziano, M, Williams, M, Puskas, J, Halkos, M, Ascheim, D."Interventional Cardiologists & Cardiac Surgeons: Concordance Regarding Anatomic Eligibility for Hybrid Coronary Revascularization in > 6,500 Patients" Washington.
March 2015 Boudoulas, KD, Wolfe, B, Ravi, Y, Lilly, S, Nagaraja, H, Sai-Sudhakar, C."The Aortic Stenosis Complex: Aortic Valve, Atherosclerosis, Aorta" Washington.