David Feldman

David S Feldman

Professor of Clinical Medicine; Director of Clinical Services, Heart, Lung and Vascular Institute; Director of Advanced Myocardial and Circulatory Services, Division of Cardiovascular Health and Disease

Medical Sciences Building


COM IM Cardiology B - 0542

Medical Science Building
231 Albert Sabin Way, MLC 0542
Cincinnati, Ohio 45267


Doctoral Degree, Medical College of Georgia (Philosophy and Medicine)

Internal Medicine Residency, Washington University School of Medicine

Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship, Washington University School of Medicine

Research Fellows and Instructor, Duke University Medical Center

Undergraduate Degree, Emory University Atlanta, GA, 1986 (Bachelor of Arts, Biology and Psychology)

Research and Practice Interests

Clinical Interest: Heart Failure, Critical Care, Ventricular Assist Devices, Heart Transplant

Research Interest: Mechanism of Reverse Remodeling in Cardiomyopathies G-Protein related signaling in Cardiovascular Diseases, Clinical Heart Failure,  Ventricular Assist Devices, and Transplant Trials

Clinical Focus


Cardiovascular Disease


Cardiovascular Disease

Heart Failure/Transplant

Internal Medicine


American Board of Internal Medicine (Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology)


American Board of Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Disease)


Research Support

Grant: #182602862 Investigators:Feldman, David 02-15-2016 -09-30-2016 Roche Organ Transplant Research Foundation Graft Integrity in Heart Transplant Mediated by MicroRNAs Role:PI $242,810.00 Active Level:Foreign Non-Profit


Peer Reviewed Publications

Sandau KE, Hoglund BA, Weaver CE, Boisjolie C, Feldman D. (2014. ) A conceptual definition of quality of life with a left ventricular assist device: Results from a qualitative study. Heart Lung, , 43 (1 ) ,32

Lyon A, Samara M, Feldman D. (2013. ) Cardiac Contractility Modulation (CCM) in Advance Systolic Heart Failure. Nat Rev Cardiol, ,

Stehlik J, Feldman D. (2013. ) Arrhythmias in Heart Failure: Beyond Sudden Cardiac Death. Current Opinion in Cardiology, , 28 (3 ) ,315

Feldman D, Pamboukian SV, Teuteberg JJ, Birks E, Lietz K, Moore SA, Morgan JA, Arabia F, Bauman ME, Buchholz HW, Deng M, Dickstein ML, El-Banayosy A, Elliot T, Goldstein DJ, Grady KL, Jones K, Hryniewicz K, John R, Kaan A, Kusne S, Loebe M, Massicotte MP, Moazami N, Mohacsi P, Mooney M, Nelson T, Pagani F, Perry W, Potapov EV, Eduardo Rame J, Russell SD, Sorensen EN, Sun B, Strueber M, Mangi AA, Petty MG, Rogers J. (2013. ) The 2013 International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation Guidelines for mechanical circulatory support: executive summary. J Heart Lung Transplant, , 32 (2 ) ,157

Moazami N, Feldman D (2012. ) Rethink the terminology of mechanical circulatory. .J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg, , 144 ,2

Alam M, Brown RN, Silber DH, Mullen GM, Feldman DS, Oren RM, Yancy CW (2011. ) Increased Incidence and Mortality Associated With Skin Cancers After Cardiac Transplant. .AM J Transplant, , 11 (7 ) ,1488

O'Connor CM, Starling RC, Hernandez AF, Armstrong PW, Dickstein K, Hasselblad V, Heizer GM, Komajda M, Massie BM, McMurray JJ, Nieminen MS, Reist CJ, Rouleau JL, Swedberg K, Adams KF Jr, Anker SD, Atar D, Battler A, Botero R, Bohidar NR, Butler J, Clausell N, Corbalán R, Costanzo MR, Dahlstrom U, Deckelbaum LI, Diaz R, Dunlap ME, Ezekowitz JA, Feldman D, Felker GM, Fonarow GC, Gennevois D, Gottlieb SS, Hill JA, Hollander JE, Howlett JG, Hudson MP, Kociol RD, Krum H, Laucevicius A, Levy WC, Méndez GF, Metra M, Mittal S, Oh BH, Pereira NL, Ponikowski P, Wilson WH, Tanomsup S, Teerlink JR, Triposkiadis F, Troughton RW, Voors AA, Whellan DJ, Zannad F, Califf RM. (2011. ) Effects of nesiritide in patients with acute decompensated heart failure. New England J Medicine, , 365 ,32

Moazami N, Sun B, Feldman D. (2011. ) Stable patients on left ventricular assist device support have a disproportionate advantage: Time to re-evaluate the currency UNOS policy. J Heart Lung Transplant, ,

Stehlik J, and Feldman DS (2011. ) Decade of the ventricular assist device .Current Opinion in Cardiology, , 26 (3 ) ,230

Maron BJ, Roberts WC, Ho CY, Kitner C, Haas TS, Wright GB, Moazami N, Feldman DS (2010. ) Profound left ventricular remodeling associated with LAMP2 cardiomyopathy. American Jounal of Cardiology, , 106 (8 ) ,1194

Feldman D, Elton TS, Menachemi, DM, Wexler R. (2010. ) Heart rate control with adrenergic blockade: Clinical outcomes in cardiovascular medicine. Vascular Health and Risk Management, , 6 ,387

Cabauy, B, Hryniewicz, K, Sun, B, Feldman, D. (2010. ) Door to VAD time: An expedient management strategy for cardiogenic shock. Current Opinions in Cardiology, , 25 (3 ) ,249

Chung ES, Katra RP, Ghio S, Bax J, Gerritse B, Hilpisch K, Peterson BJ, Feldman DS, Abraham WT. (2010. ) Cardiac resynchronization therapy may benefit patients with left ventricular ejection fraction >35%: a PROSPECT trial substudy. Eur J Heart Failure, ,

Wexler RK, Elton T, Pleister A, Feldman D. (2009. ) Cardiomyopathy: an overview. Am Fam Physician, , 79 (9 ) ,778

Chung ES, Katra RP, Ghio S, Bax J, Gerritse B, Hilpisch K, Peterson BJ, Feldman DS, Abraham WT. (2010. ) Cardiac resynchronization therapy may benefit patients with left ventricular ejection fraction >35%: a PROSPECT trial substudy. Eur J Heart Fail, , 12 (6 ) ,581

Feldman, David S; Goldstein, Rachel Y; Kurland, Adam M; Sheikh Taha, Abdel Majid (2016. ) Intra-Articular Osteotomy for Genu Valgum in the Knee with a Lateral Compartment Deficiency.The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume, , 98 (2 ) ,100-7

Ombrello, Michael J; Remmers, Elaine F; Tachmazidou, Ioanna; Grom, Alexei; Foell, Dirk; Haas, Johannes-Peter; Martini, Alberto; Gattorno, Marco; Özen, Seza; Prahalad, Sampath; Zeft, Andrew S; Bohnsack, John F; Mellins, Elizabeth D; Ilowite, Norman T; Russo, Ricardo; Len, Claudio; Hilario, Maria Odete E; Oliveira, Sheila; Yeung, Rae S M; Rosenberg, Alan; Wedderburn, Lucy R; Anton, Jordi; Schwarz, Tobias; Hinks, Anne; Bilginer, Yelda; Park, Jane; Cobb, Joanna; Satorius, Colleen L; Han, Buhm; Baskin, Elizabeth; Signa, Sara; Duerr, Richard H; Achkar, J P; Kamboh, M Ilyas; Kaufman, Kenneth M; Kottyan, Leah C; Pinto, Dalila; Scherer, Stephen W; Alarcón-Riquelme, Marta E; Docampo, Elisa; Estivill, Xavier; Gül, Ahmet ; de Bakker, Paul I W; Raychaudhuri, Soumya; Langefeld, Carl D; Thompson, Susan; Zeggini, Eleftheria; Thomson, Wendy; Kastner, Daniel L; Woo, Patricia (2015. ) HLA-DRB1*11 and variants of the MHC class II locus are strong risk factors for systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, , 112 (52 ) ,15970-5

Contact Information

Academic - Medical Science Building
231 Albert Sabin Way, MLC 0542
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45267
Phone: 513-558-7565