Dr. Andre Akhondi, MD

Dr. Andre Akhondi, MD

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Dr. Andre Akhondi, MD is an interventional cardiology doctor who practices in Ventura, CA. He has been practicing for 9 years. Dr. Akhondi is affiliated with St. John's Pleasant Valley Hospital and St. John's Regional Medical Center.

UCLA Health Ventura

6633 Telephone Rd Ste 212

Ventura, CA 93003
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Heart Disease
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more than 74% of peers
Vascular Disease
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more than 69% of peers
Heart Palpitations
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more than 67% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Akhondi "Ventura County's first cardiology subspecialty group. Enduring commitment to healthcare."
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Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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Procedures

  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • UNIV OF WA SCH OF MED
    Medical School | Graduated 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Akhondi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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St. John's Regional Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Coronary Intervention Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Akhondi is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Akhondi's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Akhondi to family and friends
5.0
based on 5 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Akhondi's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
Ventura, CA |
Dr. Akhondi is highly skilled and current with the technology and he is also patient-oriented. He explains, gives comfort without avoiding the realities of the situation, and when there are choices to be made, he is patient and provides extensive information. Very happy with his level of care.
in Ventura, CA |
Dr Akhondi treated me in the Hospital 6 Months ago. I became his Patient He was in The Emergency Room with me shortly after I arrived at the Hospital He visited me every day for the Five days I was Hospitalized. I am seeing Him on a Regular Basis. He has Good Bed Side Manners as the saying goes. I am so Thankful for Dr. Akhondi being there for Me at a time when I needed Emergency Help.
in California |
He is the best cardiologist I have ever had. He's kind, courteous, thorough. He will take the time to make sure you understand everything. The only doctor I've had where I looked forward to my appointments.
in Santa Paula, CA |
He is friendly, knowledgeable and aware of his specialty medicine. He listens and explains.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Akhondi accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Select Plus HMO
    Select PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Akhondi has admitting privileges

St. John's Regional Medical Center
1600 N Rose Ave
Oxnard, CA 93030
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St. John's Pleasant Valley Hospital
2309 Antonio Ave
Camarillo, CA 93010
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