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Dr. Arvind Nirula, MD

Cardiology •  Male

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Dr. Nirula

California Heart Associates

18111 Brookhurst St # 5100 Fountain Valley, CA 92708
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(714) 546-2238

Dr. Arvind Nirula, MD is a cardiology specialist in Fountain Valley, CA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University Of Virginia School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

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(714) 546-2238

Dr. Nirula accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Basic 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
Priority Select HMO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Nirula's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Aortic Dissection
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nirula treats Aortic Dissection more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Nirula treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Heart Disease
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nirula treats Heart Disease more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Nirula treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Vascular Disease
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nirula treats Vascular Disease more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Nirula treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Nirula's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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good I have been going to his office for almost 2 years he is a great Dr.
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He instantly puts our family at ease when we visit with his calm manner, and careful explanations.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Arvind Nirula, MD is a cardiology specialist in Fountain Valley, CA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University Of Virginia School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Interventional Cardiology

Education

2001
U Calif Irvine
Fellowship Hospital
1997
Inova Fairfax Hospital
Residency Hospital
1996
Georgetown University
Residency Hospital
1994
U MD
Internship Hospital
1993
University Of Virginia School Of Medicine
Medical School

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

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2017)

62% Patient experience rating, 7% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)