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Akhil Kher, MD, Cardiology, Allentown, PA, Lehigh Valley Hospital


Cardiology Allentown, PA

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Education & Training

  • Lehigh Valley Health NetworkFellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 2020 - 2023
  • University of Cincinnati Medical Center Inc.
    University of Cincinnati Medical Center Inc.Residency, Cardiovascular Disease, 2017 - 2020
  • Commonwealth Medical College
    Commonwealth Medical CollegeClass of 2017
  • University of MichiganBS, Neuroscience, 2008 - 2012

Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 2021 - 2022
  • OH State Medical License
    OH State Medical License 2017 - 2021
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Effect of Chronic Hematologic Malignancies on In-hospital Outcomes of Patients with ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction.  
    Gaurav Patel, Neha Pancholy, Lisa Thomas, Anvit Rai, Akhil Kher, Christopher Peters, Amit Amin, Tejas Patel, Samir Pancholy, American Journal of Cardiology, 5/21/2019
  • Readability Assessment of Online Patient Education Material on Congestive Heart Failure  
    Akhil Kher, Sandra Johnson, Robert Griffith, Advances in Preventive Medicine, 6/1/2017
  • Genomics of Sudden Cardiac Arrest  
    Akhil Kher, Robert Griffith, Michael Murray, Journal of Clinical and Experimental Cardiology, 11/1/2016


  • Effect of Off-pump Approach on In-hospital Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery: Results from a National Real-world Registry
    Gaurav Patel, Akhil Kher, Neha Pancholy, Sukrut Nanavaty, Hemant Tiwari, Tejas Patel, Samir Pancholy, Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, New Orleans, LA, 5/11/2017
  • Invasive Rhinocerebral Mucormycosis: Diagnosis and Treatment Guidelines
    Akhil Kher, David Manoff, American College of Physicians Conference, Delaware Chapter, Christiana Care Health System, 2/10/2017
  • Non-procedural Predictors of Stroke After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
    Gaurav Patel, Akhil Kher, Sukrut Nanavaty, Tejas Patel, Samir Pancholy, Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics, Washington, D.C., 10/2016
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  • Hepatitis C Virus: Overview of New Treatments 
    Regional Hospital of Scranton
  • Necrotizing Myopathy Associated with Lung Adenocarcinoma 
    Regional Hospital of Scranton - 6/1/2016

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