Division of Cardiology

Tej Sheth

BArts SC (McMaster) MD (Toronto) FRCPC

Associate Professor, Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine
Interventional Cardiologist, Hamilton Health Sciences
Co-director, Cardiac CT, Hamilton Health Sciences





Clinical Interests

Dr. Sheth is a fulltime interventional cardiologist and CT imaging physician at Hamilton Health Sciences.  He is a clinical mentor for residents and fellows in invasive angiography, angioplasty, and cardiac CT imaging.

Research Interests

Dr. Sheth’s research is investigate the role of non-invasive coronary angiography, invasive angiography, and revascularization in the management of patients with coronary artery disease, particularly patients with stable chest pain and those undergoing non-cardiac surgery.

Selected Publications

  1. Venkatesh V, Jain V, You J, Sheth T. Extra-cardiac Findings in Cardiac CT Angiography in Patients at Low to Intermediate Risk for Coronary Artery Disease. Can Assoc Rad J. 2010 Jan 7. [Epub ahead of print]
  2. Chow B, Wells GA, Chen L, Yam Y, Beanlands RS, Abraham A, Dennie C, Sheth T, Ruddy TD. Prognostic Value of 64-slice Cardiac CT: Severity of Coronary Artery Disease, Coronary Atherosclerosis and Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2010 Mar 9;55(10):1017-1028.
  3. Byrdie A, Chow B, Dennie CJ, Larose E, Leipsic JA, Sheth T, Gaham MM, Bulter G. Canadian Cardiovascular Society/Canadian Association of Radiologists Consensus Training Standards for Cardiac CT. Can J Cardiol. 2010 Apr;26(4):181-4
  4. Chow C, Sheth T. What is the role of invasive versus non-invasive coronary angiography in the in the investigation of patients suspected to have coronary heart disease? Intern Med J. 2009 Oct 7. (Epub ahead of print).
  5. Lanjewar C, Sharma A, Sheth T. IVUS-Guided Management of Late Stent Malaposition with Peri-Stent Restenosis with Coronary Artery Aneurysm following Drug-Eluting Stent Implantation (Paxlitaxel-Eluting Stent). J Invasive Cardiology 2009 May 21(5):E87-90.
  6. Chow BJ, Larose E, Bilodeau S, Ellins ML, Galiwango P, Kass M, Sheth T, Jassal DS, Kirkpatrick ID, Mancini GB, Mayo J, Abraham A, White J. The 'what, when, where, who and how?' of cardiac computed tomography in 2009: guidelines for the clinician. Can J Cardiol. 2009 Mar;25(3):135-9.
  7. Reiber J, Sheth T, Mooyaart EA, Shapiro MD, Butler J, Ferencik M, Brady TJ, Klauss V, Hoffmann U. Assessment of the presence and extent of coronary collateralization by coronary computed tomographic angiography in patients with total occlusions. International Journal of Cardiac Imaging. Int J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2009 Mar;25(3):331-7.
  8. Venkatesh V, You J, Ellins ML, Sheth T. Incremental detection of coronary artery disease by assessment of non-calcified plaque on coronary CT angiography. Clinical Radiology. Clin Radiol. 2009 Mar;64(3):250-5.
  9. Sheth T, Amlani S, Ellins ML, Mehta S, Velianou J, Cappelli G, Yang S, Natarajan M. CT coronary angiographic assessment of high risk coronary anatomy in patients with suspected coronary artery disease and intermediate pre-test probability. Am Heart J. 2008;155(5):918-23.