Dr. Murali Dharan, MD

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Specializes in Cardiac Surgery • Male • Age 57

1320 El Capitan Dr Ste 120
Danville, CA 94526
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Dr. Dharan's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Dharan Performs

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
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Hospital Quality

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John Muir Medical Center - Walnut Creek
1601 Ygnacio Valley Rd
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
John Muir Medical Center - Concord
2540 East St
Concord, CA 94520

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East Bay Cardiovascular and Th
East Bay Cardiovascular and Thoracic Assoc
1320 El Capitan Dr Ste 120
Danville, CA 94526
East Bay Cardiovascular and Thoracic Associates
East Bay Cardiovascular and Thoracic Associates
2222 East St Ste 375
Concord, CA 94520
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    Dr. Dharan's Experience

    Specialties

    • Cardiac Surgery
    • Vascular Surgery
    • Thoracic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
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    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
    • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Carotid Ultrasound
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
    • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
    • Esophagomyotomy
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Heart Defect Repair
    • Heart Surgery
    • Hernia Repair
    • Impella Device
    • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Lobectomy, Open
    • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
    • Lung Surgery
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    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Maze Procedure
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Segmentectomy, Open
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
    • Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
    • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
    • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
    • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
    • Vascular Surgical Procedure
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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    Background Check for Dr. Dharan

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • 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.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Internship Hospital

    Dr M.G.R. University / Coimbatore Medical College
    Complete in 1982

    Residency Hospital

    Dr M.G.R. University / Coimbatore Medical College
    Complete in 1985
    Madras Med Coll/Govt Gen Hosp
    Complete in 1988
    P.S.G. Institute Of Medical Sciences & Research
    Complete in 1986

    Fellowship Hospital

    Deborah Heart&Lung Center
    Complete in 1992
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Dharan & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Dharan's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • John Muir Medical Center - Walnut Creek

    • Sutter Delta Medical Center

    • John Muir Medical Center - Concord

    • Valleycare Medical Center

    • San Ramon Regional Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.5
    • 16 responses
    • 1 review

    4.5 out of 5

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    5 out of 5
    - in San Ramon, CA |

    Dr. Dharan performed my open heart surgery in Feb of 2015. Honestly, more than a year later, I am feeling better than ever. He is an amazing surgeon.

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    Office Locations

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    East Bay Cardiovascular and Th
    East Bay Cardiovascular and Thoracic Assoc
    1320 El Capitan Dr Ste 120
    Danville, CA 94526
    (925) 676-2600 (Office)
    (925) 680-0212 (Fax)
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    East Bay Cardiovascular and Thoracic Associates
    2222 East St Ste 375
    Concord, CA 94520
    (925) 676-2600 (Office)
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