Provider's Name: Akshay Muralidhar, MD
Specialty: Critical Care | Pulmonary | Pulmonary Hypertension
Location: Phoenix Office
Medical School: University of Arizona College of Medicine
Residency: Loyola University Medical Center
Fellowship: University of Colorado Hospital
Years in Practice: Since 2013
Board Certification: Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, Critical Care Medicine
Hospital Affiliation: St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center
Professional Interests: In addition to general pulmonary and critical care medicine, Dr.
Muralidhar underwent training at the University of Colorado Pulmonary Vascular Disease
Center during his fellowship and specializes in Pulmonary Hypertension including Pulmonary
Arterial Hypertension, Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension, and Right Heart
Failure. He was grant funded during fellowship in Pulmonary Vascular Disease Research and
carries a strong interest in Right Ventricle-Pulmonary Artery Physiology.
Personal Interests: Dr. Muralidhar was brought up in the suburbs of Phoenix and is an avid
martial artist in Taekwondo since childhood and continues to participate in the sport. In his
free time, he enjoys spending time with his family, reading, and exploring local activities in
the Phoenix area.