Dr. Ajaya Tummala, MD

Dr. Ajaya Tummala, MD

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Age 56
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Dr. Ajaya Tummala, MD is a cardiology specialist in Shreveport, LA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Andhra Med Coll in 1984 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

2727 Hearne Ave Ste 301

Shreveport, LA 71103

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Best Life & Health Insurance
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arkansas
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Gilsbar 360
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Tummala performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hypertension
very high
more than 99% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Hyperlipidemia
very high
more than 98% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

3  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

56  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension
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23  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Andhra Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • King George Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • King George Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Wayne State Univ
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tummala has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tummala's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tummala to family and friends
9 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Tummala's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (4)

My husband had Sudden Cardiac Death in 1997. While chasing a pig! Good Emergency CPR & on site defibrillation restarted his heart. Soon young Dr Tummala strategically placed a stent in the occluded coronary artery. . He saved my husband’s heart muscle that day and my husband ultimately had a full...more
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Dr. Tummala and his staff are absolutely outstanding. Always greeted us with a smile and warm handshake. Abundantly clear that the patient and family were of utmost importance and they all expressed genuine care and concern for us. It was a humbling experience dealing with the doctor, his staff,...more
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Dr Tummala took great care of me when I had a heart attack. He inserted 2 stents in my heart and saved my life.
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He literally saved my friend's life after a heart attack. So very competent with a manner that allows plenty of room for questions and clear honest answers. Wonderful personality. You can believe him.
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