Dr. Rajendra R. Shetty, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 45

8116 Good Luck Rd Ste 305
Lanham, MD 20706
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Dr. Shetty's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Doctors Community Hospital
8118 Good Luck Road
Lanham, MD 20706
MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center
7503 Surratts Road
Clinton, MD 20735

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Capitol Cardiology Associates
Capitol Cardiology Associates
8116 Good Luck Rd Ste 305
Lanham, MD 20706
Heart and Vascular Center of Maryland
Alliance Cardiovascular Consultants
7219 Hanover Pkwy
Greenbelt, MD 20770
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    Dr. Shetty's Experience

    Dr. Shetty's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Cardiology
    • Interventional Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Internal Medicine
    • Interventional Cardiology
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    • Angiography
    • Angioplasty
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Echocardiography
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Thrombolysis
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
    • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
    2
    • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Cardiac Arrest
    • Cardiac Arrhythmia
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Cardiovascular Diseases
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Heart Palpitations
    • Heart Tumors, Benign
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Edema
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
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    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Secondary Hypertension
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Shetty

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Maryland.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    2 Board Actions

    • Failure to complete continuing education requirements  (9/20/2011)
    • Action Taken: Release from Prior Order
    • Summary: Dr. Rajendra Ravindra Shetty; License # D57771

      Nature of Complaint:

      The physician has complied with the conditions imposed by the 03-11-2011 Consent Agreement.

      Action Taken:

      The Maryland Board of Physicians has terminated the conditions imposed by the 03-11-2011 Consent Agreement.

    • State: Maryland
    • Failure to complete continuing education requirements  (3/11/2011)
    • Action Taken: Fine
    • Summary: Dr. Rajendra Ravindra Shetty; License # D57771

      Nature of Complaint:

      The physician affirmed on his 2009 renewal application that he had obtained the required continuing medical education credit hours when the physician had not.

      Action Taken:

      The physician shall pay an administrative fine in the amount of $225.00 along with other terms.

    • State: Maryland
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Government Med College Gulbarga University
    Graduated in 1994

    Internship Hospital

    Grant Medical College
    Complete in 1994

    Fellowship Hospital

    West Virginia University Hospitals
    Complete in 2006
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Shetty & Staff

    • English
    • Hindi
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Shetty's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 4 hospitals where Dr. Shetty has admitting privileges:

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    • Doctors Community Hospital

    • MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center

    • Washington Adventist Hospital

    • Prince Georges Hospital Center

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Shetty

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shetty to family and friends

    9 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Shetty's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    8 responses
    same as
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    9 responses
    same as
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    9 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 9 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Shetty
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    9 responses
    same as
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    9 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    9 responses
    same as
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    9 responses
    same as
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Shetty accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

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    • Kaiser Permanente
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Maryland Physicians Care
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
    • National Elevator
    • Thrivent Financial
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    Capitol Cardiology Associates
    8116 Good Luck Rd Ste 305
    Lanham, MD 20706
    (301) 552-1200 (Office)
    B
    Heart and Vascular Center of Maryland
    Alliance Cardiovascular Consultants
    7219 Hanover Pkwy
    Greenbelt, MD 20770
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    Dr. Shetty's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Shetty
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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