Dr. Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy, MD

Dr. Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy, MD

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Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology  ·  
Male  ·  
44 y/o
(10)

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Dr. Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy, MD is a clinical cardiac electrophysiologist in Overland Park, KS and has been practicing for 22 years. He specializes in clinical cardiac electrophysiology.Read his story

Kansas City Heart Rhythm Institute

12200 W 106th St Ste 320

Overland Park, KS 66215
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Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Lakkireddy performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Atrial Flutter
very high
more than 98% of peers
Atrial Fibrillation
very high
more than 98% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Lakkireddy'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.

Dr. Lakkireddy's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Lakkireddy "Dr. Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy is a board-certified, fellowship-trained cardiologist specializing in electrophysiology and the Medical Director for the Kansas City Heart Rhythm Institute at HCA Midwest Health. Dr. Lakkireddy is affiliated with the HCA Midwest Health network of hospitals located throughout the Kansas City, Mo and Overland Park, Kan. metro areas. With more than 15 years of experience, he has specialized clinical expertise and interests in electrophysiology, complex arrhythmia management (atrial fibrillation, atrial flutter, ventricular tachycardia, supraventricular tachycardia), heart ablation, left atrial appendage closure; ablation, pacemaker and other device implantation and management, cardiac resynchronization therapy& pulmonary artery pressure sensors in heart failure, premature ventricular contractions, syncope, adult congenital and inherited cardiac rhythm disorders (Long QT, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia, Brugada syndrome) and myocarditis A previous professor of medicine in the department of internal medicine at the University of Kansas Medical Center, and a renowned leader in electrophysiology research and education. Dr. Lakkireddy is the recipient of numerous professional honors and awards, including a Prevention Magazine Integrative Medicine Award and Ingram’s Heroes in Health Care Award. Many of his accolades have centered on his extensive clinical research activity. He continues to serve as the principal investigator for clinical trials and studies around the world. He has published more than 300 articles on his cutting edge research in the field of electrophysiology. Additionally, Dr. Lakkireddy serves as associate editor for the Journal of Atrial Fibrillation and a Editorial Board member and reviewer for more than 30 scientfic publications including the American Heart Journal, American Journal of Cardiology, Clinical Cardiology, Heart Rhythm Journal, and the Journal of Interventional Cardiac Electrophysiology. He was the former governor of the Kansas American College of Cardiology. He is very active in the cardiovascular professional societies. He is the incoming chairman of the ACC Electrophysiology Council and is the member of Program Committee in Heart Rhythm Society. He is a featured speaker in several national and international cardiovascular symposia."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lakkireddy "Dr. Lakkireddy believes in compassionate patient care guided by research using cutting edge technology in the safest way for the best possible outcomes. His approach to health care is very simple – Patient first & patient last. There is a solution for every problem we just have to look hard to figure it out. "

1  Specialties

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

13  Conditions Treated

  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Brugada Syndrome
  • Cardiomyopathy - Hypotonia - Lactic Acidosis
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Failure
  • Long QT Syndrome
  • Myocarditis
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)

15  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kansas.

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

  • Osmania Medical College, University of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • University of Missouri
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Missouri School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Missouri School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Cleveland Clinic - Electrophysiology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Creighton University School of Medicine - Cardiology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lakkireddy has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Telugu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lakkireddy's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lakkireddy to family and friends
10 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Lakkireddy's 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

    16 to 30 minutes
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