Cardiovascular Surgeon
Thoracic SurgeonPrint Page

John, Ranjit, MD

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  • Heart Transplant
  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Transplants


Clinical Interests:

  • Valvular heart disease
  • Ventricular assist devices
  • Heart transplantation
  • Heart failure surgery

Board Certification:

General Surgery, Thoracic Surgery

Medical School:

Christian Medical College, Vellore, India


New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY


New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University (Cardiothoracic Surgery)

Leadership Roles:

Committee on Guidelines for Mechanical Circulatory Support and Ventricular Assist Devices from American Heart Association and International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation



  • Mary Israel Prize in Medicine (1989)
  • John S. Carman Prize in Surgery (1989)
  • Minnesota Monthly "Best Doctors" (2014)
  • Mpls.St.Paul Magazine "Top Doctor" (2015)
  • U.S. News & World Report 2012 Top Doctor