Dr. Harendra Punatar, MD

Dr. Harendra Punatar, MD

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Age 62
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Dr. Harendra Punatar, MD is a cardiology specialist in Santa Rosa, CA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Miraj Med College Shivaji University India in 1977 and specializes in cardiology.

3536 Mendocino Ave Ste 200

Santa Rosa, CA 95403

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Carotid Artery Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 98% of peers
Thrombosis
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Punatar'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Punatar "Dr. Harendra Punatar has been part of Northern California Medical Associates (NCMA) for more than 20 years. He specializes in cardiovascular diseases and echocardiography. Dr. Punatar received his medical degree from Shivaji University in India, he then completed his internship at CPR Hospital in India and his residency as well as his fellowship at Coney Island Hospital in Brooklyn, NY. Dr. Punatar is board certified in echocardiography and is currently NCMA's Director of Echocardiography."

1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

3  Board Certifications

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

53  Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Heart Beat
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • 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
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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15  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Shivaji University / Miraj Medical College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • Miraj Med College Shivaji University India
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • CPR Hospital, India
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Coney Island Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Coney Island Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Out standing Professional performance, Chief Resident, 1986
Media & Publications
  • Heart disease in Women, June 2005

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Indian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Punatar does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Punatar and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Punatar's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Punatar to family and friends
11 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
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Dr. Punatar'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Very direct and to the point. Excellent support staff.
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