Dr. Girish Purohit, MD

Dr. Girish Purohit, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 73
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Dr. Girish Purohit, MD is a cardiology specialist in Farmville, VA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Makerere University, Medical School in 1970 and specializes in cardiology, critical care medicine, and more.

900 W 3rd St

Farmville, VA 23901

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Chest Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 94% of peers
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Purohit'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
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

42  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Makerere University, Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Joint Dis Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • University Ottawa Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Wayne State University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Purohit has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Purohit's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Purohit to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Purohit'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

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I highly recommend Dr Purohit. He listens carefully to patient concerns and has a high level expertise regarding heart function. Tests can be administered in the office which prevents yet another appointment at a hospital. His staff is knowledgeable and efficient. Yes, wait time is long. Get...more
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