Dr. Alim Khandekar, MD

Cardiovascular Surgery •  Male • Age 72
  
Dr. Khandekar
Accepting new patients

UT Medical Group Inc

1325 Eastmoreland Ave Ste 220 Memphis, TN 38104

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(901) 725-9450

Dr. Alim Khandekar, MD is a Cardiovascular Surgery Specialist in Memphis, TN and has over 50 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Khandekar has more experience with Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Dacca Medical College medical school in 1970. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Baptist Memorial Hospital - Memphis and Methodist University Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Khandekar to book an appointment.


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Dr. Khandekar accepts the following insurance:

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Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Carelink PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Khandekar

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Khandekar treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Khandekar treats other conditions, please contact the office at (901) 725-9450.

Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)

Arteriovenous malformation (AVM) specialists diagnose and treat abnormal blood vessel connections between arteries and veins that result in damage or death of body tissue and nerve cells.Compare with other Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) specialists.

Typically treats 81% more than similar doctors

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TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Khandekar performs Arteriovenous Shunt Creation more than 81% of their peers

Dr. Khandekar performs this procedure more than 81% of their peers

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Dr. Khandekar's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Impella Device
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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Biography

Dr. Alim Khandekar, MD is a Cardiovascular Surgery Specialist in Memphis, TN and has over 50 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Khandekar has more experience with Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Dacca Medical College medical school in 1970. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Baptist Memorial Hospital - Memphis and Methodist University Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Khandekar to book an appointment.Less...

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

1977
University Tenn Center Health Scis
Residency Hospital
1975
Bridgeport Hospital
Residency Hospital
1971
St Agnes Hosp
Internship Hospital
1970
Dacca Medical College
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Bengali
  • Hindi
  • Urdu

Awards

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Locations

UT Medical Group Inc

University of Tennessee Medical Group1325 Eastmoreland Ave Ste 220 Memphis, TN 38104
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Baptist Memorial Hospital - Memphis

Memphis, TN

65% Patient experience rating, 4% lower than the national average

Methodist University Hospital

Memphis, TN

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

Saint Francis Hospital

Memphis, TN

69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

Saint Francis Hospital - Bartlett

Bartlett, TN

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018)
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