Dr. Chandrashekhar Ramaiah, MD

Dr. Chandrashekhar Ramaiah, MD

Adult Cardiac Surgery  |  
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Age 51
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Dr. Chandrashekhar Ramaiah, MD is an adult cardiac surgery specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Bangalore Medical College, Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences in 1989 and specializes in adult cardiac surgery, cardiac surgery, and more.

4230 Harding Pike Ste 530

Nashville, TN 37205

Contact Information

(615) 222-5501

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
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. Ramaiah's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lung Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ramaiah performs Lung Surgery more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Ramaiah performs this procedure more than 94% of his peers

Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ramaiah performs Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary) more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Ramaiah performs this procedure more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Valve Repair
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Aortic Valvuloplasty
  • Heart Valve Replacement
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Percutaneous Balloon Valvuloplasty
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Tricuspid Valve Repair / Replacement
  • Valvuloplasty
Aortic Valve Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ramaiah performs Aortic Valve Surgery more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Ramaiah performs this procedure more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Ramaiah's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Bacterial Endocarditis
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Shunting Procedures With or Without Aortic Repair or Coronary Anomaly Repair
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Coarctation of the Aorta
Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Bypass With Robotic Assistance
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Dissecting Aneurysm
Endocarditis
False Aneurysm
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Impella Device
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Lung Surgery
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Pericardial Disease
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Pulmonary Valve Surgery
Resection of Cardiac Tumor
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Ruptured Aneurysm
Saccular Aneurysm
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventricular Assist Device
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a Cardiac surgeon I believe in treating all patients with respect and dignity. I perform most adult heart surgery procedure. My passion is Valve repair and aneurysm surgery.

Specialties

  • Adult Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 2001
    New England Mc/Tufts
    Fellowship Hospital
    2001
  • 1999
    University Of Kentucky Hospital Lexington
    Residency Hospital
    1999
  • 1993
    University Of Kentucky Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1993
  • 1989
    Bangalore Medical College, Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School
    1989
  • 1982
    Municipal College, India
    Undergraduate School
    1982

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Kannada
  • Telugu
  • Urdu

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What People Say About Dr. Chandrashekhar Ramaiah, MD
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Dr Ramaiah did open heart surgery for my husband Azad in April 2018 , He is professional and kind giving clear necessary information about the surgical intervention required and his bedside patient manner is excellent .... Azad trusted Dr Ramaiah 100%
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Dr Ramaiah did my cardiac bypass he explained evey aspect of the blockage in my heart and the intervention required to remove the blockage . His knowledge and compassion before the bypass and after the bypass made me confident that I put my trust in a very qualified surgeon.
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Just had the pleasure of experiencing his treatment and management. He is pleasant, calm, very patient, and treats you like a family member. He is quite concerned with meeting your needs and the needs of your loved ones. Excellent bed side manner and I liked hearing the floor staff sing his praises...Read More
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Best cardiovascular surgeon ever. Spent time explaining everything to the family. Keep us informed. Answered questions. Excellent care!
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I would highly recommend Dr. Ramaiah. He was very professional, and treats his patients with utmost respect. During my husbands surgery, he and his staff kept me updated on the surgery every hour. The waiting time for an appointment was under 15 minutes. All...Read More
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AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
Blue Alliance Network
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO

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