Dr. Rajiv Ashar joined Pioneer Cardiovascular, P.C. in 2004. Originally from India, Dr. Ashar completed a residency in internal medicine at the Mount Sinai Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio in 1998. He then completed a cardiovascular fellowship at Good Samaritan Medical Center in Phoenix, Arizona in 2001. Dr. Ashar is board certified in cardiovascular disease, nuclear cardiology as well as interventional cardiology.

Dr. Ashar is married with two wonderful children. He enjoys hiking and the outdoors. He also enjoys participating in adventurous activities, such as skydiving and anything with a thrill! Metallica is his favorite band and he knows all of their songs; “Unforgiven” is even his ringtone on his cell phone.
Rajiv Ashar, MD, FACC

Education & Credentials

  • Medical School: University of Bombay, Seth G.S.Medical College
  • Residency: Mount Sinai Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center


  • Interventional cardiology
  • Preventive cardiology
  • Congestive heart failure


Pioneer Cardiovascular Consultants
2149 E Baseline Rd. Suite 103
Tempe, Arizona 85283