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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.

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Dr. Harendra Punatar, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Santa Rosa, CA. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 40 years. Dr. Punatar is affiliated with Sutter Santa Rosa Regional Hospital, Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital and Petaluma Valley Hospital.

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    Dr. Punatar's Care Philosophy

    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.

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    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Cardiology
    •  Board certified in Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

    Awards & Recognition

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

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    • Cardiology
    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Internal Medicine

    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 Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney 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

    Education

    • Medical School
      Miraj Med College Shivaji University India

      Graduated in 1977

    • Internship Hospital
      Cpr Hospital, India

      Completed in 1978

    • Residency Hospital
      Coney Island Hospital

      Completed in 1984

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Coney Island Hospital

      Completed in 1986

    • Undergraduate School
      Shivaji University / Miraj Medical College

      Graduated in 1977

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Hindi
    • Indian

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    Specialties

    • Cardiology

    Procedures Performed

    • Angiography
    • Angioplasty
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
    • Cardiovascular Stress Test
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Echocardiography
    • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors