Dr. David Kraus, MD

Dr. David Kraus, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. David Kraus, MD is a cardiology specialist in Memphis, TN and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in cardiology and advanced heart failure & transplant cardiology.

8060 Wolf River Blvd

Memphis, TN 38138

Contact Information

(901) 271-1000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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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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Experience Check

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Dr. Kraus' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Heart Palpitations
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kraus treats Heart Palpitations more than 100% of his peers

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

Carotid Artery Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kraus treats Carotid Artery Disease more than 100% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kraus treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 100% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2

Dr. Kraus' conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Autonomic Disorders
Bacterial Endocarditis
Benign Tumor
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Event Monitor
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioversion
Cardioversion, Elective
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Artery Stenosis
Carotid Ultrasound
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain
Cholesterol Management
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 Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
CT Scan (Computed Tomography)
Dobutamine Stress Echocardiography
Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
Echocardiography
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Heart Surgery
Heart Transplant
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
Marfan Syndrome
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Right Heart Catheterization (Swan-Ganz)
Septal Defect
Stress Echocardiogram
Symptoms, Heart
Syncope
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Transplant Surgery
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Ultrasound, Abdominal Aortic
Ultrasound, Cardiac
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventricular Assist Device

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 therapies based on randomized control trials with proven outcomes in the day to day care of cardiology patients. Dr. Kraus was selected as one of the top 150 physicians in the Memphis area by his peers.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1984
    University Of Tennessee Center For The Health Sciences
    Fellowship Hospital
    1984
  • 1981
    Baptist Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1981
  • 1981
    City Of Memphis Hospita & Va Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1981
  • 1978
    University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1978
  • 1973
    University Of Memphis
    Undergraduate School
    1973

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Kraus' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kraus

4.3

Based on 22 reviews

5 Stars
77.27272727272727%
(17)
4 Stars
4.545454545454546%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
4.545454545454546%
(1)
1 Star
13.636363636363637%
(3)

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Blue Card Test PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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