Biography

Associate Professor Eugene Kotlyar is a Cardiologist and Senior Staff Specialist at the St Vincent’s Hospital in Sydney. He has a special interest in heart failure, heart transplantation and pulmonary hypertension.

He is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians and the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand. A/Prof Kotlyar is also a Conjoint Associate Professor at the University of New South Wales and Senior Lecturer at the University of Norte Dame.

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Procedures & Conditions

Procedures Performed
  • General Cardiology
  • Heart Transplantation
Conditions Treated
  • Heart Failure
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

Experience

  • Consultant Cardiologist, Senior Staff Specialist
    St Vincents Hospital Sydney Present
  • Conjoint Associate Professor
    University of New South Wales Present
  • Senior Lecturer
    University of Notre Dame Present

Memberships

Professional Memberships and Affiliations
  • Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (FRACP)

  • Fellow of the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand (FCSANZ)

Research & Publications

Publications

1. Jain P; Rao S; Macdonald P; Kotlyar E; Jabbour A; Hayward C; Keogh A, 2019, ‘Diagnostic Performance of Pulmonary Capacitance at Rest and During Exercise in Idiopathic Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension’, Heart Lung and Circulation, vol. 28, pp. 289 – 294, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hlc.2017.10.019

2. Kumarasinghe G; Jain P; Jabbour A; Lai J; Keogh AM; Kotlyar E; Jansz P; Macdonald PS; Hayward CS, 2018, ‘Comparison of continuous-flow ventricular assist device therapy with intensive medical therapy in fixed pulmonary hypertension secondary to advanced left heart failure’, ESC Heart Failure, vol. 5, pp. 695 – 702, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ehf2.12284

3. Lavender M; Chia KSW; Dwyer N; Corte TJ; Spencer L; Thakkar V; McWilliams T; Kotlyar E; Whitford H, 2018, ‘Safe and effective exercise training for patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension: putting current evidence into clinical practice’, Expert Review of Respiratory Medicine, vol. 12, pp. 965 – 977, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17476348.2018.1527687

4. Strange G; Lau EM; Giannoulatou E; Corrigan C; Kotlyar E; Kermeen F; Williams T; Celermajer DS; Dwyer N; Whitford H, 2018, ‘Survival of Idiopathic Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Patients in the Modern Era in Australia and New Zealand’, Heart Lung and Circulation, vol. 27, pp. 1368 – 1375, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hlc.2017.08.018

5. Spina R; Siriwardena M; Bart N; Namasivayam M; Connellan M; Jansz P; Spratt P; Hayward CS; Kotlyar E; Gunalingam B, 2017, ‘Primary percutaneous coronary intervention for inferior ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction in a patient supported by the HeartWare left ventricular assist device’, Internal Medicine Journal, vol. 47, pp. 1068 – 1071, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/imj.13530

6. Jha SR; Hannu MK; Newton PJ; Wilhelm K; Hayward CS; Jabbour A; Kotlyar E; Keogh A; Dhital K; Granger E, 2017, ‘Reversibility of Frailty After Bridge-to-Transplant Ventricular Assist Device Implantation or Heart Transplantation.’, Transplant Direct, vol. 3, pp. e167, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/TXD.000000000000069

7. Chia KSW; Wong PKK; Faux SG; McLachlan CS; Kotlyar E, 2017, ‘The benefit of exercise training in pulmonary hypertension: a clinical review’, Internal Medicine Journal, vol. 47, pp. 361 – 369, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/imj.1315

8. Chia KSW; Faux SG; Wong PKK; Holloway C; Assareh H; McLachlan CS; Kotlyar E, 2017, ‘Randomised controlled trial examining the effect of an outpatient exercise training programme on haemodynamics and cardiac MR parameters of right ventricular function in patients with pulmonary arteri’, BMJ Open, vol. 7, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2016-014037

9. Zheng L; Miller KM; Kotlyar E; Garrick R, 2016, ‘Sildenafil-induced nonarteritic anterior ischemic optic neuropathy in a patient with pulmonary hypertension’, Journal of Neuro-Ophthalmology, vol. 36, pp. 348 – 349, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/WNO.0000000000000398

10. Jha SR; Hannu MK; Gore K; Chang S; Newton P; Wilhelm K; Hayward CS; Jabbour A; Kotlyar E; Keogh A, 2016, ‘Cognitive impairment improves the predictive validity of physical frailty for mortality in patients with advanced heart failure referred for heart transplantation’, Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, vol. 35, pp. 1092 – 1100, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2016.04.008

11. Shehab S; Macdonald PS; Keogh AM; Kotlyar E; Jabbour A; Robson D; Newton PJ; Rao S; Wang L; Allida S, 2016, ‘Long-term biventricular HeartWare ventricular assist device support – Case series of right atrial and right ventricular implantation outcomes’, Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, vol. 35, pp. 466 – 473, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2015.12.001

12. Hayward CS; Salamonsen R; Keogh AM; Woodard J; Ayre P; Prichard R; Kotlyar E; Macdonald PS; Jansz P; Spratt P, 2015, ‘Impact of left ventricular assist device speed adjustment on exercise tolerance and markers of wall stress’, International Journal of Artificial Organs, vol. 38, pp. 501 – 507, http://dx.doi.org/10.5301/ijao.5000431

13. Strange G; Rose M; Kermeen F; O’Donnell C; Keogh A; Kotlyar E; Grigg L; Bullock A; Disney P; Dwyer N, 2015, ‘A binational registry of adults with pulmonary arterial hypertension complicating congenital heart disease’, Internal Medicine Journal, vol. 45, pp. 944 – 950, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/imj.12821

14. Kumarasinghe G; Lavee O; Parker A; Nivison-Smith I; Milliken S; Dodds A; Joseph J; Fay K; Ma DD; Malouf M, 2015, ‘Post-transplant lymphoproliferative disease in heart and lung transplantation: Defining risk and prognostic factors’, Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2015.05.021

15. Lee W; Tay A; Subbiah RN; Walker BD; Kuchar DL; Muthiah K; Macdonald PS; Keogh AM; Kotlyar E; Jabbour A, 2015, ‘Impact of Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators on Survival of Patients with Centrifugal Left Ventricular Assist Devices’, PACE – Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology, vol. 38, pp. 925 – 933, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/pace.12654

16. Dhital KK; Iyer A; Connellan M; Chew HC; Gao L; Doyle A; Hicks M; Kumarasinghe G; Soto C; Dinale A, 2015, ‘Adult heart transplantation with distant procurement and ex-vivo preservation of donor hearts after circulatory death: A case series’, The Lancet, vol. 385, pp. 2585 – 2591, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(15)60038-1

17. Muthiah K; Robson D; Prichard R; Walker R; Gupta S; Keogh AM; Macdonald PS; Woodard J; Kotlyar E; Dhital K, 2015, ‘Effect of exercise and pump speed modulation on invasive hemodynamics in patients with centrifugal continuous-flow left ventricular assist devices’, Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, vol. 34, pp. 522 – 529, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2014.11.004

18. Muthiah K; Robson D; Prichard R; Walker R; Gupta S; Keogh AM; Macdonald PS; Woodard J; Kotlyar E; Dhital K, 2015, ‘Effect of exercise and pump speed modulation on invasive hemodynamics in patients with centrifugal continuous-flow left ventricular assist devices’, Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2014.11.004

19. Nayyar D; Muthiah K; Kumarasinghe G; Hettiarachchi R; Celermajer D; Kotlyar E; Keogh A, 2014, ‘Imatinib for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension and pulmonary capillary hemangiomatosis’, Pulmonary Circulation, vol. 4, pp. 342 – 345, http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/675996

20. Smith CA; Kotlyar E; Mellemkjaer S; Muller D; Stone E, 2014, ‘Pulmonary artery stent for bronchial adenoid cystic carcinoma causing pulmonary artery stenosis’, Respirology Case Reports, vol. 2, pp. 39 – 40, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/rcr2.42

21. Gupta S; Woldendorp K; Muthiah K; Robson D; Prichard R; Macdonald PS; Keogh AM; Kotlyar E; Jabbour A; Dhital K, 2014, ‘Normalisation of haemodynamics in patients with end-stage heart failure with continuous-flow left ventricular assist device therapy’, Heart Lung and Circulation, vol. 23, pp. 963 – 969, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hlc.2014.04.259

22. Muthiah K; Gupta S; Otton J; Robson D; Walker R; Tay A; Macdonald P; Keogh A; Kotlyar E; Granger E, 2014, ‘Body Position and Activity, But Not Heart Rate, Affect Pump Flows in Patients With Continuous-Flow Left Ventricular Assist Devices’, JACC: Heart Failure, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jchf.2014.02.008

23. Wang LW; Kotlyar E; Bester L; Feneley MP; Omari A; Subbiah RN, 2013, ‘Pulmonary arteriovenous malformation: an unusual cause of exertional dyspnoea (vol 381, pg 1430, 2013)’, LANCET, vol. 381, pp. 1626 -1626, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000319112400028&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1

24. Bhat A; Muthiah K; Markus R; Robson D; Macdonald P; Keogh A; Kotlyar E; Jabbour A; Spratt P; Granger E, 2013, ‘Intracranial Haemorrhagic Events with Continuous-Flow Centrifugal Left Ventricular Assist Devices: A Tertiary Centre Experience’, Heart, Lung and Circulation, vol. 22, pp. S205, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hlc.2013.05.487

25. Grover R; Sevastos J; Hayward C; Jabbour A; Keogh A; Kotlyar E; Macdonald P, 2013, ‘Tenckhoff Catheter Implantation and Modified Peritoneal Dialysis As a Novel Therapeutic Approach in Diuretic Resistant Congestive Heart Failure: A Single-centre Case-series’, Heart, Lung and Circulation, vol. 22, pp. S89, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hlc.2013.05.211

26. Kumarasinghe G; Hayward C; Macdonald P; Keogh A; Kotlyar E; Granger E; Dhital K; Jansz P; Spratt P; Jabbour A, 2013, ‘Continuous Flow Left Ventricular Assist Devices Improve Survival in Reactive But Not Fixed Type 2 Pulmonary Hypertension’, Heart, Lung and Circulation, vol. 22, pp. S73 – S73, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hlc.2013.05.175

27. Nayyar D; Feneley M; Macdonald P; Keogh A; Kotlyar E; Walker R; Hayward C, 2013, ‘Non-invasive Determination of the Preload Recruitable Stroke Work Relationship in Patients with Heart Failure’, Heart, Lung and Circulation, vol. 22, pp. S84, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hlc.2013.05.200

28. Lee W; Tay A; Subbiah R; Walker B; Kuchar D; Muthiah K; Robson D; Hodkinson E; Macdonald P; Keogh A, 2013, ‘Impact of Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators on Survival of Patients with Centrifugal Left Ventricular Assist Devices’, Heart, Lung and Circulation, vol. 22, pp. S79, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hlc.2013.05.188

29. Gupta S; Woldendorp K; Muthiah K; Robson D; Prichard R; Macdonald P; Keogh A; Kotlyar E; Jabbour A; Dhital K, 2013, ‘Effect of the HeartWare HVAD Continuous-flow Left Ventricular Assist Device on Clinical Outcomes’, Heart, Lung and Circulation, vol. 22, pp. S76, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hlc.2013.05.181

30. Phan JAK; Muthiah K; Robson D; Macdonald PS; Keogh AM; Kotlyar E; Spratt P; Dhital K; Granger E; Jansz P, 2013, ‘Death on an LVAD-two sides of a coin’, Heart Lung and Circulation, vol. 22, pp. 952 – 954, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hlc.2013.02.001

More publications available upon request. 

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Presentations

  • Roche N; Corrigan C; Strange G; Celermajer D; Wrobel J; Whyte K; Kotlyar E; Feenstra J; Kermeen F; Williams T, 2017, ‘REAL-LIFE VERSUS CLINICAL TRIAL PATIENTS IN PULMONARY ARTERIAL HYPERTENSION: AN ANALYSIS FROM THE PHSANZ REGISTRY’, in Respirology, Wiley, pp. 76 – 77, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/resp.13206_183
  • Al-Aghbari J; Giannoulatou E; Corrigan C; Strange G; Celemajer D; Wrobel J; Whyte K; Kotlyar E; Dwyer N; Feenstra J, 2017, ‘OUTCOMES OF IDIOPATHIC PULMONARY ARTERIAL HYPERTENSION IN THE ERA OF COMBINATION THERAPY: A REPORT FROM THE PHSANZ REGISTRY’, in Respirology, Wiley, International Convention Centre, Sydney, Australia, pp. 77 – 78, presented at 22nd Congress of the Asian Pacific Society of Respirology, International Convention Centre, Sydney, Australia, 23 – 26 November 2017, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/resp.13206_184
  • Kotlyar E, 2007, ‘Pulmonary arterial hypertension: From early intervention to combining for better long term outcomes’, in International Journal of Cardiology, Amsterdam: Elsevier, Netherlands, presented at International Journal of Cardiology, 01 January 2008
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