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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Ravi Dhingra joined the Department of Medicine in the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine in September 2013 and is currently the Medical Director of UW Health’s Heart Failure and Transplant Program. His clinical interests include assessment of heart failure risk and prognosis, treatment of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, advanced heart failure management with use of mechanical circulatory support devices (e.g. LVAD) and heart transplantation. 


Cardiovascular Medicine

Heart Failure

Transplant Medicine

UW Health Clinics

University Hospital
(608) 263-1530 | (800) 323-8942 | Map
Research Park Clinic
(608) 263-1690 | (800) 323-8942 | Map
University Hospital
(608) 263-1690 | (800) 323-8942 | Map
University Hospital
(608) 262-8915 | (800) 323-8942 | Map

Regional Specialty Clinics

Aspirus Cardiovascular Associates (Wausau)
(800) 441-4013 |  Map
Bellin Health (Green Bay)
(920) 433-3737 |  Map
Prevea Clinic - Green Bay (Green Bay)
(920) 431-1850 |  Map
SwedishAmerican Heart Institute - Renaissance Pavilion (Rockford)
(779) 696-8800 |  Map

Hospital Affiliation(s)

University Hospital (primary)
UnityPoint Health - Meriter (secondary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Medicine

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
Cardiovascular Disease

Preventive Cardiology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA

Clinical Cardiology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH

Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA


Residency Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
Internship Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi, India
Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
Medical School Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, Maharashtra, India, 1995

Languages Spoken

English, Hindi, Punjabi
Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.


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Programs & Conditions


Dr. Dhingra's research focuses on predictors of poor survival with heart transplant, HLA sensitization and heart transplant outcomes, epidemiology and risk factors for heart failure, and association of biomarkers to ventricular remodeling and incident heart failure. He has published several first-authored research articles in peer-reviewed journals and is a recipient of Best Paper award by American Heart Association in 2007.