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Rukmini Komarlu, MD


Rukmini Komarlu, MD

Appointed: 2014

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Rukmini Komarlu, MD
Department: Pediatric Cardiology
Location: Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Mail Code M41
9500 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44195
Rukmini Komarlu, MD
Department: Diagnostic Radiology
Location: Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Mail Code M41
9500 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44195
Type of Doctor:
Children & Adolescents Only

Biographical Sketch

Rukmini Komarlu, MD is an Associate Staff in the Center for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Diseases.  She is board- certified in general pediatrics and pediatric cardiology.

Her clinical interests include Echocardiography including fetal and transesophageal imaging, cardiac MRI and pediatric cardiology.

She earned her medical degree at Bangalore Medical College, Bangalore India. 

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Boston Children's Hospital
Pediatric Cardiology
Boston,, MA
Fellowship - Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Pediatric Cardiology
Pittsburgh, PA USA
Residency - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA
Residency - St. Martha's Hospital
Bangalore, Karnataka India
Residency - Bangalore University Medical College
Bangalore India
Medical School - Bangalore University Medical College
Bangalore India
Undergraduate - M.E.S. Pre-University College of Arts, Commerce and Science
Bangalore, Karnataka 560003 India


  • Pediatrics- Pediatric Cardiology
  • Pediatrics

Additional Training

She had advanced training at Bangalore Medical College, Cleveland Clinic Children’s, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC and Boston Children’s Hospital.


Her memberships include American College of Cardiology, American Society of Echocardiography, American Heart Association, and the Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance

Treatment & Services

  • Department of Pediatric Cardiology & CT Surgery

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Languages Spoken

  • English