Dr. Basil Paulus, MD

Dr. Basil Paulus, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 38
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Dr. Basil Paulus, MD is a cardiology specialist in Memphis, TN and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 2003 and specializes in cardiology, interventional cardiology, and more.

8060 Wolf River Blvd

Memphis, TN 38138

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Vascular Disease
very high
more than 96% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Paulus's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Vascular Medicine

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*

76  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Limb Ischemia
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Atrioventricular Block
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Tamponade
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Blood Vessel Blockage
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Insufficiency

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45  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2001
  • Albany Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • University of Tennessee Health Science Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center-Internal Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Borgess Heart Institute / Michigan State University-Inteventional Cardiology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center-Cardiology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Saint Francis Hospital Memphis December 2010 Physician of the Month, 12-2010
Media & Publications

Dr. Paulus has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Greek

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Paulus' Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Paulus to family and friends
14 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Paulus' 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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I have to be honest! It was divine intervention to see Dr. Paulus. I had a heartattack. The usual doctor for the ER wasn't there and Dr. Paulus was on duty. Dr. Paulus came in told us what was going on and fixed the problem. Dr. Paulus spoke with my young ( 9) and ( 10) year old children...more
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Dr Paulus is the best doctor I have ever had and I recommend him to everyone that needs a heart d!octor. He is very kind, understanding, listens to me about my medical conditions. Takes time with me then I come for office visits and I am able to get advice when I need it by a phone call. Thanks Dr...more
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If you're looking for a brilliant, caring, down to earth Doctor who will go above and beyond for you then look no further!!!! This Doctor is my HERO!!! He saved my leg!!!! He is the most amazing Doc I have ever been seen by. I totally trust him with my life and the lives of my Family!!! If only all...more
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