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Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology

If you're scheduled for a heart transplant out of state, our heart failure experts can help you prepare for your surgery and recovery close to home. We are the only heart failure clinic in the region with cardiologists who are board certified in advanced heart failure and transplant cardiology.

Highlights & Resources

  • Blog Post

    St. Luke’s Named One of Nation’s Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospitals

  • Facilities & Locations

We work to educate you about heart failure and manage your symptoms to optimize recovery or slow disease progression.

  • Location & Contact Info

    3525 E. Louise Drive
    (Meadowlake Building), Suite 401
    Meridian, ID 83642
    (208) 322-1680


  • General Cardiology


    Murali N. Bathina MD, FACC is fellowship-trained in cardiology, with special board certifications in advanced heart failure, nuclear cardiology and boarded in echocardiography. He currently serves as the system medical director for all of St. Luke’s heart and vascular services. 

    Dr. Bathina's clinical practice focuses on diagnosis and treatment of most heart conditions. His areas of special focus include heart failure, cardiac imaging and cardio-oncology. He is also the founder of the cardio-oncology service at St Luke’s that specializes in protecting the heart during and after cancer treatment.

    Prior to his medical education, Dr. Bathina earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Chicago.


    Accepting new patients
  • General Cardiology


    Brian P. Nolan, DO, FACC specializes in nuclear cardiology and heart failure.


    Accepting new patients

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