Dr. David Kraus, MD

CardiologyMaleAge 70

Dr. David Kraus, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Memphis, TN. Dr. Kraus has more experience with Adult Congenital Heart Conditions than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Baptist Memorial Hospital - Memphis and Baptist Memorial Hospital- DeSoto. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Kraus to book an appointment.

Dr. Kraus

Stern Cardiovascular Foundation

8060 Wolf River Blvd Memphis, TN 38138
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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  • Offers Telehealth
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No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Kraus

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Kraus treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Kraus treats other conditions, please contact the office at (901) 271-1000.

Adult Congenital Heart Conditions

Adult congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as arrythmias and mitral valve disease, that have been present from birth to adulthood.Compare with other Adult Congenital Heart Conditions specialists.

Dr. Kraus is experienced in the area of Adult Congenital Heart Conditions. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 19 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Kraus
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Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Atrial Flutter
Atrial Fibrillation
Arrhythmias
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Frequency
High
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Dr. Kraus' conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Bacterial Endocarditis
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Event Monitor
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Restrictive
  • Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Pain Evaluation
  • Cholesterol Management
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Color Doppler Flow Imaging
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • CT Scan (Computed Tomography)
  • Dobutamine Stress Echocardiography
  • Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Endocarditis
  • First Degree Heart Block
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Transplant
  • HeartAware Online Risk Screening
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Impella Device
  • Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump (IABP)
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Long QT Syndrome
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mobitz, Type 2, Heart Block
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Right Heart Catheterization (Swan-Ganz)
  • Second Degree Heart Block
  • Septal Defect
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Stress Echocardiogram
  • Stress Test
  • Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Symptoms, Heart
  • Syncope
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Third Degree Heart Block
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Transplant Surgery
  • Treadmill Stress Test
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Ultrasound, Abdominal Aortic
  • Ultrasound, Cardiac
  • Unstable Angina
  • Ventricular Assist Device
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White Pattern

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Dr. Kraus accepts the following insurance:

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Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

Dr. Kraus' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kraus

4.3

Based on 23 ratings

5 Stars
78.26086956521739%
(18)
4 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
(1)
1 Star
13.043478260869565%
(3)
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About Me

Care Philosophy

My practice style is a patient centered, evidence based style of medicine that is less procedure based and attempts to incorporate contemporary medical...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology

Education

1984
U Tenn/City Memphis Hosps
Fellowship Hospital
1981
Meml Hosp
Residency Hospital
1981
City Of Memphis Hospita & Va Hospital
Internship Hospital
1979
U Tenn/City Memphis Hosps
Residency Hospital
1973
University of Memphis
Undergraduate School
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Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. David Kraus, MD offer telehealth services?

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

Is Dr. David Kraus, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. David Kraus, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Kraus frequently treats Adult Congenital Heart Conditions. See all practice areas where Dr. Kraus specializes.

Where is Dr. David Kraus, MD's office located?

Dr. Kraus' office is located at 8060 Wolf River Blvd, Memphis, TN 38138. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Stern Cardiovascular Foundation

Stern Cardio8060 Wolf River Blvd Memphis, TN 38138
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Affiliated Hospitals

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

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Baptist Memorial Hospital - Memphis

Memphis, TN

69% Patient Experience Rating, Equal to the national average

1 Award Received

Baptist Memorial Hospital- DeSoto

Southaven, MS

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

Methodist University Hospital

Memphis, TN

75% Patient Experience Rating, 6% higher than the national average