Rajiv Tayal, MD, MPH

Director of Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory and Structural Heart Program, The Valley Hospital

Rajiv Tayal, MD
Interventional Cardiology
Valley Medical Group
Member, ColigoCare
ColigoCare is a network of physicians working collectively to provide the highest quality care to patients and the community.


VMG - Cardiac Specialty

1200 East Ridgewood Avenue
West Wing, Suite 301
Ridgewood, NJ 07450
Phone: 201-251-3243
Fax: 201-389-6777



MD, St. George's University, 2006

MPH, St. Georges University, 2005

BS, Roanoke College, 2000


Advanced Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplantation, New York Beth Israel Medical Center, 2009-2010

Cardiovascular Disease, New York Beth Israel Medical Center, 2010-2013

Interventional Cardiology, New York Beth Israel Medical Center, 2013-2014

Internship & Residency

Internal Medicine, St Michael's Medical Center, Seton Hall University School of Health Sciences, 2007-2009

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine - Certified 2009

American Society of Nuclear Cardiology - Certified 2013

Subspecialty Board of Interventional Cardiology - Certified 2014

Subspecialty Board of Cardiovascular Disease - Certified 2015

Get to Know Me

What are some of the specific conditions you treat?

Coronary artery disease, complex coronary intervention including revascularization of chronic total occlusions. Transcatheter repair of adult congenital structural and valvular heart disease including percutaneous treatment of patent foramen ovale, atrial septal defects, transcatheter aortic and mitral valve repair. Intervention for acute pulmonary embolism, mechanical circulatory support, cardiogenic shock, large bore alternative access and the endovascular treatment of peripheral vascular disease.

Describe some of your professional highlights.

I am an Assistant Professor of Medicine at New York Medical College. Prior to joining TVH, I served as a member of the Robert Wood Johnson Barnabas Health Structural Heart Integrated Leadership Group. I am involved as a Principal Investigator in several ongoing national research trials, have authored a number of book chapters, peer reviewed publications and am considered an international authority on alternative vascular access. I have been an active Physician proctor in Complex coronary intervention using mechanical circulatory support and transcatheter heart valve replacement since 2017. I was named a Future Leader of TAVR in 2014, Young Leader in Interventional Cardiology in 2018, and Master Faculty for the Coronary Artery and Myocardial Protected PCI Initiative in 2020.

What would you like patients to know about your approach to care?

I am an internationally recognized leader in the field of Interventional Cardiology. I offer a broad array of services geared to address even the most complex cardiovascular illnesses in a personalized and attentive manner. My mission is to provide patients with personalized, high quality and comprehensive care. I am dedicated to improving and maintaining a patients quality of life not only through preventative care, but by being able to offer cutting edge Cardiovascular care with the latest advances in equipment, devices, and options to participate in a number of National clinical trials.

Publications & Research


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Patient Ratings & Comments


Comments are gathered from our patient satisfaction surveys.

I appreciate Dr. Tayal's sincere attention and concern over my health!
Dr Tayal is a very good doctor. He was dealing with a very irate patient because of cancellation and delays regarding my procedure.
Dr. Tayal is a caring, highly competent physician who instills a high level of confidence in his patients.
Dr Tayal is outstanding. Not only is he a top doctor, he explains very clearly all issues and options. He is absolutely the best doctor I have ever had. I consider myself lucky to have him as my doctor.
Dr Rajiv Tayal was professional, competent and didn't rush my visit. He listened to my concerns and the reason that brought me to his office. [...]