John C. Merillat, M.D.

In addition to working for over 20 years as an Interventional Cardiologist, John C. Merillat, M.D. has also served as President of the Valley Heart Associates Medical Group for 18 years. Prior to earning a B.E.S. in Electrical Engineering at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Dr. Merillat attended the University of Kansas School of Medicine. He worked as a medical intern at the University of Washington, and later worked as Chief Resident of Internal Medicine. Dr. Merillat was also a fellow of cardiology, angioplasty, and electrophysiology at Johns Hopkins Hospital. Dr. Merillat is certified by the National Board of Medical Examiners and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine for Cardiovascular Disease. In addition, he is certified in advanced cardiac life support and advanced trauma life support. Dr. Merillat has published a number of articles on topics such as ventricular fibrillation, laser angioplasty, and electrophysiology.