Assistant Professor
Director of Structural Heart Program, Section of Interventional Cardiology
Alli Contact Information
Faculty Office Tower, Room 920
510 20th Street South
Birmingham, Alabama 35294




Advanced Structural and Interventional Cardiology Fellowship
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN (2011-2012)

Interventional Cardiology Fellowship
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota (2010-2011)

Cardiology Fellowship
Albert Einstein Medical Center, Thomas Jefferson Medical School, Philadelphia, PA (2007-2010)
(Chief Fellow 2009-2010)

Medical Residency
Albert Einstein Medical Center (2007)

Medical School

University College Hospital, Ibadan Nigeria (2002)
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery
College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Nigeria (1994 - 2001)



American Board of Internal Medicine, Interventional Cardiology (2011-2021)
American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Diseases (2010-2020)
Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology (2009 - 2019)
American Society of Echocardiography (2009 - 2019)
American Board of Internal Medicine (2007-2017)



American College of Cardiology
American Society of Echocardiography
American Medical Association
American College of Physicians
American Heart Association and American Stroke Association


Clinical Interests

  • ASD closureCoronary artery disease (CAD)
  • Alcohol septal ablations
  • Angina
  • Aortic periprosthetic closure
  • Aortic pseudoaneurysm closure
  • Aortic stenosis
  • Aortic valvuloplasty
  • Atrial septal defect
  • Claudication
  • Closure of Periprosthetic defects
  • Hemodynamic left ventricular support
  • Impella device
  • Mitral periprosthetic closure
  • Mitral stenosis
  • Mitral valvuloplasty
  • PFO closure
  • Patent foramen ovale
  • Peripheral vascular disease
  • Percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)
  • Peripheral interventionals
  • Structural heart disease
  • Tandem heart
  • Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR)
  • Valvular heart disease


Research Interests

Closure of Periprosthetic defects/regurgitation
Tricuspid valve therapies
Left atrial appendage device closure

Journal Articles

Kumar PV, Alli O, Bjarnason H, Hagler DJ, Sundt TM, Rihal CS.
Percutaneous therapeutic approaches to closure of cardiac pseudoaneurysms.
Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2012 Oct 1;80(4):687-99. doi: 10.1002/ccd.24300. Epub 2012 Apr 17.
PMID: 22511525

Michelena HI, Alli O, Cabalka AK, Rihal CS.
Successful percutaneous transvenous antegrade mitral valve-in-valve implantation.
Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2012 Mar 19. doi: 10.1002/ccd.24423. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 22431501

Alli OO, Singh IM, Holmes DR Jr, Pulido JN, Park SJ, Rihal CS.
Percutaneous left ventricular assist device with TandemHeart for high-risk percutaneous coronary intervention: The Mayo Clinic experience.
Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2012 Nov 1;80(5):728-34. doi: 10.1002/ccd.23465. Epub 2012 Feb 29.
PMID: 22378485

Alli OO, Booker JD, Lennon RJ, Greason KL, Rihal CS, Holmes DR Jr.
Transcatheter aortic valve implantation: assessing the learning curve.
JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2012 Jan;5(1):72-9. Epub 2011 Dec 21.
PMID: 22197410

Scantlebury DC, Alli OO, Joyce LD, Rihal CS.
Percutaneous device closure of a pseudoaneurysm arising from the junction of the innominate artery and the aorta.
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2012 Sep;144(3):732-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2012.03.069. Epub 2012 Apr 21. No abstract available.
PMID: 22521328

PubMed Listings

Oluseun Alli, MD