Veera Pavan Kumar Kotaru, MD

Veera Pavan Kumar Kotaru, MD
Veera Pavan Kumar Kotaru, MD

Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Medicine


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Contact Information

WMed
1000 Oakland Drive
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
Administrative:
Department of Medicine
269.337.6365
veera.kotaru@med.wmich.edu

Veera Pavan Kotaru, MD, is a board-certified interventional cardiologist with Ascension Borgess Heart Institute in Kalamazoo, Michigan. He earned his medical degree from Peoples' Friendship University of Russia, Moscow, Russia. He completed an internal medicine residency with Michigan State University at their Synergy Medical Education Alliance in Saginaw, Michigan. He also completed a cardiovascular disease fellowship with Michigan State University, this time at Sparrow Health System in Lansing, Michigan. He has also completed an interventional cardiology fellowship with Michigan State University, which was located at Ascension Borgess Medical Center in Kalamazoo. Dr. Kotaru's clinical, research, and educational interests include hypertension, cardiac events and cardiovascular inflammation, and cardiovascular ultrasound.

  • Board Certification

    • American Board of Internal Medicine
    • American Board of Internal Medicine (Interventional Cardiology)
    • American Board of Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Disease)
  • Education and Training

    • Clinical Fellowship 2015, Interventional Cardiology, Michigan State University
    • Fellowship 2014, Cardiovascular Disease, Michigan State University
    • Residency 2008, Internal Medicine, Michigan State University
    • MD 2000, Peoples' Friendship University of Russia
  • Research

    • Physician Leadership
  • Publications