Dr. Ankur Lodha, MD

CardiologyMaleAge 44

Dr. Ankur Lodha, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Lafayette, LA and has over 19 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences medical school in 2002. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Lafayette General Medical Center and Lafayette Surgical Specialty Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Lodha to book an appointment.

Dr. Lodha

Cardiovascular Institute Of The South

441 HEYMANN BLVD Lafayette, LA 70503
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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Dr. Lodha is affiliated with Lafayette Surgical Specialty Hospital Lafayette, a highly rated hospital.

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  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth
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Dr. Lodha's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lodha treats Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Lodha treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Peripheral Artery Catheterization
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lodha performs Peripheral Artery Catheterization more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Lodha performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Electrocardiogram (EKG)
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lodha performs Electrocardiogram (EKG) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Lodha performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Lodha's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Alkalosis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Animal Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valvuloplasty
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • ASD and-or PFO Closure
  • Asthma
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Ataxia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Back Pain
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bronchitis
  • Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiac Tamponade
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
  • Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Pain Evaluation
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Constipation
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dry Eyes
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Endocarditis
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Esophagitis
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • First Degree Heart Block
  • Food Poisoning
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastroparesis
  • Gout
  • Headache
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • HeartAware Online Risk Screening
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization Administration
  • Impella Device
  • Indigestion
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Iodine Deficiency
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Joint Pain
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mobitz, Type 2, Heart Block
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nausea
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteomalacia
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Overweight
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • PFO Repair
  • Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pneumonia
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyuria
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Prinzmetal Angina
  • Prostatitis
  • Proteinuria
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Ringworm
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Second Degree Heart Block
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Ulcer
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Test
  • Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Swine Flu
  • Syncope
  • Syphilis Infections
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Third Degree Heart Block
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thyroid Goiter
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Tobacco Withdrawal
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Treadmill Stress Test
  • Tremor
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Unstable Angina
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Varicose Eczema
  • Vein Diseases
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Hypertension
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Thromboembolic Disease
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wheezing
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White Pattern
  • Yeast Infections

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    He is a very good listener. My husband and I have been with him a few years and yes would recommend him to family and friends.
    What went well
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    What could be improved
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    Bessie Bertrand – Apr 15, 2021
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    His care for his patients is outstanding! He respects the quality of life of his patients. He earned my respect and gratitude today when I went with my 85 year old dad. I was so impressed with him!
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Wait times
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
    What could be improved
    No results
    4 people found this helpful
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    Marie Duplechin in Lafayette, LA – Jul 07, 2018
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    HAD MASSIVE HEART ATTACK. DR LODHA ARRIVED AT HOSPITAL IN MINUTES AND IMMEDIATELY PROCEEDED WITH PROCEDURE. VERY COURTEOUS, FRIENDLY AND KNOWLEDGEABLE.
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Wait times
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
    What could be improved
    No results
    12 people found this helpful
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    Lafayette, LA – Dec 25, 2015
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    About Me

    Care Philosophy

    Our mission is to provide our patients with the highest quality cardiovascular care available. We pledge ourselves to technological superiority, to assure...Read more

    Specialties

    • Cardiology
    • Internal Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Interventional Cardiology

    Education

    2014
    Allegheny General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    2013
    Maimonides Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2009
    Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York
    Residency Hospital
    2006
    Maimonides Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    2005
    Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    2002
    Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
    Medical School
    1999
    Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
    Undergraduate School
    ,

    Languages

    • English
    • Hindi

    Awards

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Does Dr. Ankur Lodha, MD offer telehealth services?

    Dr. Lodha has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

    Is Dr. Ankur Lodha, MD accepting new patients?

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    Does Dr. Ankur Lodha, MD accept my insurance?

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    What are Dr. Ankur Lodha, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Lodha frequently treats Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload, Peripheral Artery Catheterization, and Electrocardiogram (EKG). See all procedures and conditions Dr. Lodha treats.

    Where is Dr. Ankur Lodha, MD's office located?

    Dr. Lodha's office is located at 441 HEYMANN BLVD, Lafayette, LA 70503. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

    What languages does Dr. Ankur Lodha, MD speak?

    Dr. Lodha speaks Hindi and English. View profile to see all.

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    Locations

    Cardiovascular Institute Of The South

    Cardiology Physician Clinic of Lgmc441 HEYMANN BLVD Lafayette, LA 70503
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    Affiliated Hospitals

    Dr. Lodha is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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    Lafayette General Medical Center

    Lafayette, LA

    82% Patient Experience Rating, 13% higher than the national average

    6 Awards Received

    Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)

    Lafayette Surgical Specialty Hospital

    Lafayette, LA

    89% Patient Experience Rating, 20% higher than the national average

    3 Awards Received

    Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)

    Ochsner St. Martin Hospital

    Breaux Bridge, LA

    80% Patient Experience Rating, 11% higher than the national average

    Our Lady Of The Lake Regional Medical Center

    Baton Rouge, LA

    74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average

    3 Awards Received

    University Hospital and Clinics

    Lafayette, LA

    85% Patient Experience Rating, 16% higher than the national average

    3 Awards Received

    Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)

    Virtua Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital

    Camden, NJ

    66% Patient Experience Rating, 3% lower than the national average

    Women's And Children's Hospital

    Lafayette, LA