Dr. Surendra B. Avula, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 52

10837 S Cicero Ave Ste 200
Oak Lawn, IL 60453
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Advocate Christ Hospital and Medical Center
4440 W 95th St
Oak Lawn, IL 60453
Silver Cross Hospital
1900 Silver Cross Blvd
New Lenox, IL 60451

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ADVOCATE MEDICAL GROUP OAK LAWN CARDIOLOGY
10837 S Cicero Ave Ste 200
Oak Lawn, IL 60453
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    Dr. Avula's Experience

    Specialties

    • Cardiology
    • Interventional Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Internal Medicine
    • Interventional Cardiology
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    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardiovascular Intervention
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angiogram
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Impella Device
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Peripheral Vascular Intervention
    • Thoracentesis
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
    • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
    • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
    • Vascular Surgical Procedure
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    • Aneurysm
    • Aneurysm of Heart
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Stenosis
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Atrial Flutter
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Benign Tumor
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
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    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
    • Mitral Valve Stenosis
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Peripheral Artery Disease
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Edema
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
    • Secondary Hypertension
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Thrombosis
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
    • Vascular Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Avula

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Illinois.
    • 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

    Medical School

    Guntur Medical College
    Graduated in 1986

    Internship Hospital

    University Of Illinois
    Complete in 1989

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Illinois
    Complete in 1991

    Fellowship Hospital

    Christ Hospital
    Complete in 1994
    St Luke's Hospital
    Complete in 1995
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Avula & Staff

    • English
    • Hindi
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    • Advocate Christ Hospital and Medical Center

    • Franciscan St. James Health - Chicago Heights

    • Franciscan St. James Health - Olympia Fields

    • Silver Cross Hospital

    • Little Company of Mary Hospital

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    5 out of 5
    - in Orland park, Illinois |

    It was wonderful as usual. He is a fountain of knowledge. He takes his time and always discusses my health and lab results. He's the best.

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    Advocate Medical Group
    ADVOCATE MEDICAL GROUP OAK LAWN CARDIOLOGY
    10837 S Cicero Ave Ste 200
    Oak Lawn, IL 60453
    (708) 576-8150 (Office)
    (708) 576-8831 (Fax)
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