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Mehta, Laxmi MD

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473 W 12th Ave
Columbus, OH 43210

Email: mehta.149@osu.edu


Current OSU Appointments

Associate Professor-Clinical, Cardiovascular Medicine

Physician, FGP-Cardiovascular Medicine


Academic Advising

2011 - present , The Ohio State University.
2013 Rachel Childers, The Ohio State University. Graduated 0. The Ohio State University and Howard Hughes Medical Institute Med into Grad Program


2001 - present Medical License: State Medical Board of Michigan
2005 - present Certification Examination in Cardiovascular Disease: American Board of Internal Medicine
2005 - present Certification Examination in Nuclear Cardiology: Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology
2007 - present Medical License: State Medical Board of Ohio
2008 - present Certification Examination in Cardiovascular Computed Tomography: Certification Board of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography
2009 - present Examination of Special Competence in Adult Comprehensive Echocardiography: National Board of Echocardiography
2001 - 2011 Certification Examination in Internal Medicine: American Board of Internal Medicine

Clinical Services

10/01/2007 Echocardiography Lab (Ross Heart Hospital)
10/01/2007 Inpatient Heart 1 Service (Ross Heart Hospital)
07/01/2009 Center for Womens' Health: Cardiovascular Clinic (McCampbell Hall)
07/01/2011 Inpatient Cardiology Consult Service (Ross Heart Hospital)


1994 A.A.S., University Of Akron

1998 B.A., Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine NEOUCOM


Editorial Activities

2008 Expert Review of Cardiovascular Therapy
2009 - present Echocardiography
2010 - present Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging
2012 - present European Heart Journal
2012 Global Heart
2012 - 2013 Cardiology in Review


2008 Fellowship of the American College of Cardiology. American College of Cardiology.
2010 Forty Under 40. Columbus Business First.
2011 Fellowship of the American Heart Association. American Heart Associations.
2011 - 2012 WELD Honoree, Class of 2012. Women for Economic Leadership and Development.
2013 Best Doctors in America in 2013. Best Doctors Inc.'s.

Journal Articles

Skelding,K,A; Goldstein,J,A; Mehta,L; Pica,M,C; O'Neill,W,W. "Resolution of Refractory No-Reflow with Intracoronary Epinephrine." Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions. Vol. 57, (January 2002.): 305-309.

Skelding,K,A; Mehta,L,S; Pica,M,C; Finta,B; Shoukfeh,M; Grines,C,L; O'Neill,W,W; Kahn,J,K. "Primary percutaneous interventions for acute myocardial infarction in octogenarians: a single-center experience.." Clinical Cardiology. Vol. 25, (January 2002.): 363-366.

Ganesh,S,K; Skelding,K,A; Mehta,L; O'Neill,K; Joo,J; Zheng,G; Goldstein,J; Simari,R; Billings,E; Geller,N,L; Holmes,D; O'Neill,W,W; Nabel,E,G. "Rationale and Study Design of the CardioGene Study: Genomics of In-stent Restenosis." Pharmacogenomics. Vol. 5, no. 7. (January 2004.): 949-1004.

Mehta,Laxmi; Devlin,William; McCullough,Peter,A; O'Neill,William,W; Skelding,Kimberly,A; Stone,Gregg,W; Boura,Judith,A; Grines,Cindy,L. "Impact of Body Mass Index on Outcomes after Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction." American Journal of Cardiology. Vol. 99, no. 7. (January 2007.): 906-910.

Guerrero,Mayra; Athota,Krishna; Moy,Jason; Mehta,Laxmi,S; Laguens,Ruben; Crottogini,Alberto; Borrelli,Michael; Corry,Peter; Schoenherr,Diane; Gentry,Ralph; Boura,Judith; Grines,Cindy,L; Raff,Gilbert,L; Shanley,Charles,J; O'Neill,William,W. "Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor-165 Gene Therapy Promotes Cardiomyogenesis in Reperfused Myocardial Infarction." Journal of Interventional Cardiology. Vol. 21, no. 3. (January 2008.): 242-251.

Abidov,Aiden; Gallagher,Michael,J; Chinnaiyan,Kavitha,M; Mehta,Laxmi,S; Wegner,James,H; Raff,Gilbert,L. "Clinical effectiveness of coronary computed tomographic angiography in the triage of patients to cardiac catheterization and revascularization after inconclusive stress testing: results of a 2-year prospective trial." JOURNAL OF NUCLEAR CARDIOLOGY. Vol. 16, no. 5. (October 2009.): 701-713.

Ganesh,Santhi,K; Joo,Jungnam; Skelding,Kimberly; Mehta,Laxmi; Zheng,Gang; O'Neill,Kathleen; Billings,Eric,M; Helgadottir,Anna; Andersen,Karl; Thorgeirsson,Gudmundur; Gudnason,Thorarinn; Geller,Nancy,L; Simari,Robert,D; Holmes,David,R; O'Neill,William,W; Nabel,Elizabeth,G. "Time course analysis of gene expression identifies multiple genes with differential expression in patients with in-stent restenosis." BMC Medical Genomics. Vol. 4, (February 2011.): 1-.

Yeager KR, Binkley PF, Saveanu RV, Golden-Kreutz DM, Dembe AE, Mehta LS, Virk S.. "Screening and Identification of Depression Among Patients with Coronary Heart Disease and Congestive Heart Failure." Heart Failure Clinics. Vol. 1, no. 7. (January 2011.): 69-74.

Mehta,Laxmi,S. "Cardiovascular disease and depression in women.." Heart failure clinics. Vol. 7, no. 1. (January 2011.): 39-45.

Yeager,Kenneth,R; Binkley,Philip,F; Saveanu,Radu,V; Golden-Kreutz,Deanna,M; Dembe,Allard,E; Mehta,Laxmi,S; Virk,Subhdeep. "Screening and Identification of Depression Among Patients with Coronary Heart Disease and Congestive Heart Failure." HEART FAILURE CLINICS. Vol. 7, no. 1. (January 2011.): 69-74.

Mehta,Laxmi,S. "Cardiovascular Disease and Depression in Women." HEART FAILURE CLINICS. Vol. 7, no. 1. (January 2011.): 39-45.

Mehta,Laxmi,S; Raman,Subha,V; Ghosh,Subha. "Evidence for Medical Management Versus Revascularization for Coronary Artery Disease: Guidance from Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Computed Tomography." SEMINARS IN ROENTGENOLOGY. Vol. 47, no. 3. (July 2012.): 220-227.

Zhang,Zhu-Ming; Rautaharju,Pentti,M; Soliman,Elsayed,Z; Manson,JoAnn,E; Cain,Michael,E; Martin,Lisa,W; Bavry,Anthony,A; Mehta,Laxmi; Vitolins,Mara; Prineas,Ronald,J. "Mortality Risk Associated With Bundle Branch Blocks and Related Repolarization Abnormalities (from the Women's Health Initiative [WHI])." AMERICAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY. Vol. 110, no. 10. (November 2012.): 1489-1495.



March 2013 Laxmi Mehta."High-Dose Statins Linked to Acute Kidney Damage" HealthDay
March 2013 Laxmi Mehta."Women’s Health: 6 Often-Missed Heart Attack Symptoms in Women." Lady Romp


"Women’s Cardiovascular Health." Presented at American College of Cardiology Scientific Sessions, Orlando, FL, US|USA. (March 2012)

"There is Not Enough Time." Presented at American College of Cardiology Scientific Sessions, Chicago. (March 2012)

"Right Ventricular Dysfunction in the Setting of Left-Sided Valve Disease." Presented at American College of Cardiology Scientific Sessions, Orlando, FL, US|USA. (March 2012)

"Fellow-in-Training Session: Next Steps in a Cardiology Career." Presented at Ohio-ACC 22rd Annual Meeting, Columbus. (October 2012)

"How the American College of Cardiology Can Advance Your Career." Presented at American College of Cardiology Scientific Sessions, San Francisco, CA, US|USA. (March 2013)

"Fellow-in-Training Session: Next Steps in a Cardiology Career." Presented at Ohio-ACC 23rd Annual Meeting, Columbus. (October 2013)

"Women's Cardiovascular Diseases and Prevention." Presented at Mid-Ohio District Nurses Association Spring Meeting, Columbus. (April 2013)


Professional Activities

2007 Ohio Department of Health Women's Health Work Group. Ohio Department of Health.
2007 Lecture at Fall Focus Workshop, Central Region. School Nutrition Association of Ohio.
2008 Nurse Practitioner Club focusing on Women's Health.
2009 Childhood League.
2009 Cardinal Health.
2010 Marysville Go Red For Women Community Event.
2010 OSU Black Women Faculty and Professional Staff.
2010 Go Red for Women Luncheon. AHA.
2010 Federation of Eagles. Federation of Eagles.
2010 Go Red Event for Women Lawyers. AHA.
2010 AEP Health Forum. AEP and AHA.
2010 Lewis Center Senior Citizens Group.
2011 100 Black Women Heart Disease Awareness.
2011 Nationwide Go Red Event. Nationwide and AHA.
2011 Circle of Red. AHA.
2011 Batelle Heart Health Lunch. Batelle and AHA.
2011 Central SDA Church Heart Forum. “A Women’s Heart: Live Life and Don’t Miss a Beat”.
2011 AEP Go Red Event.
2012 Risk Factors for Heart Disease in African American Women. 100 Black Women.
2012 Heart Healthy Living. Dress for Success.
2012 Live Life and Don't Miss a Beat. Limited Brands.
2012 12 Things You Need to Take Charge for Your Heart Health. American Heart Association.
2013 Heart Healthy Living. AEP.
2013 Heart Healthy Living. OSU Marion Campus.