Dr. Gorav Ailawadi, MD

Dr. Gorav Ailawadi, MD

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Age 44
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Dr. Gorav Ailawadi, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Charlottesville, VA and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in cardiac surgery, thoracic surgery, and more.

1215 Lee St

Charlottesville, VA 22908

Contact Information

(434) 924-3627

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Mitral Valve Surgery
very high
more than 97% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

4  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
  • Thoracic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

52  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Arch Syndrome
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • 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

  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • University Of Michigan Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • University Mi
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University Mi
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • University Of Michigan Health System
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • University Va
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ailawadi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ailawadi's Reviews

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Dr. Ailawadi saved my moms life by taking her on as a high risk patient and performing the minimally invasive open heart surgery. He was incredible and even opened a day he didn’t work to help get her in earlier, and the amazing staff got her in for her tests in two day (unheard of!!) as she...Read More
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Christina in OK, VA – Jul 07, 2018
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Dr Ailawadi has a wonderful bedside manner. He performed an aortic valve replacement on me & allowed me to decide EXACTLY what type of valve I had inserted. I had it done with a valve that he and two other colleagues at different hospitals that specialize in cardiac surgery had done the clinical...Read More
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Toni Watson in Nellysford, Virginia – Mar 11, 2017
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