Dr. Henry Ooi, MD

Dr. Henry Ooi, MD

Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Henry Ooi, MD is an advanced heart failure & transplant cardiology specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Trinity College, University Of Dublin, University Of Dublin, School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in advanced heart failure & transplant cardiology and cardiology.


Nashville, TN 37232

Contact Information

(615) 322-2318

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • 3 More

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Hypertensive Heart Disease
more than 40% of peers
Congestive Heart Failure
more than 38% of peers
Heart Disease
more than 32% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology
  • Cardiology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Ooi does not have any board certifications listed.

26  Conditions Treated

  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Trinity College, University Of Dublin, University Of Dublin, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • St. Vincent's Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Boston University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Director's Star Award, Nashville Veterans Administration Medical Center, 2012
  • PRC 5-Star Performer, Physician Award for Patient Satisfaction, 2010
Media & Publications
  • Dopamine, atrial natriuretic peptide and growth factors in acute renal failure. In: Dialysis and Transplantation:A Companion to Brenner and Rectors The Kidney, 1999
  • Congestive heart failure, 2001
  • Management of the Hospitalized Patient., 2008
  • Effects of Adrenergic Blockade on Remodeling, 2006
  • Prognosis, use of prognostic variables and assessment of therapeutic responses., 2002
  • Pharmacological treatment of heart failure., 2001
  • Cardiogenic Shock, 2010
  • Publications in: Circulation, Journal of Molecular and Cellular Cardiology, Am Journal of Physiology, American Journal of Hypertension, Experimental Physiology, Current Opinion in Cardio, Current Opinion in Nephrology and Hypertension, J of Thoracic and Cardio Surgery, Congestive Heart Failure,

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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I have seen DR. Ooi 3 times over the last 11 mths. he always takes time to explain to me about my heart condition and what I can do to optimize my health. I think he is probably the best cardiologist I have ever seen.
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Dr. Ooi is the best cardiologist I've ever been to. And in the last 30 years I've had quite a few. He's somewhat quiet and reserved, but at the same time down to earth and friendly. Even when scolding me for gaining weight, or prompting me to quit smoking, he was never overbearing or rude. Most...Read More
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