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Dr. Harendra Punatar, MD

Cardiology ·  Male · Age 64

Dr. Punatar

Northern California Medical Associates Inc

3536 Mendocino Ave Ste 200 Santa Rosa, CA 95403

Accepting new patients

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(707) 573-6166


Dr. Harendra Punatar, MD is a cardiology specialist in Santa Rosa, CA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Miraj Med College Shivaji University India in 1977 and specializes in cardiology.


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Dr. Punatar accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CaliforniaCare HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Health Net of California
Large Group HMO
Large Group PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare
PacifiCare HMO
WellPoint

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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Punatar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Carotid Artery Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Punatar treats Carotid Artery Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Punatar treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
Chest Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Punatar treats Chest Pain more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Punatar treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Punatar treats Heart Disease more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Punatar treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Punatar's conditions and procedures:

  • Abnormal Heart Beat
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Angiography
  • Angioplasty
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • 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)
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • 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
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

Dr. Punatar's Reviews

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4.6

Based on 17 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
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Very direct and to the point. Excellent support staff.
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About Me

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 t...

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1986
Coney Island Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1984
Coney Island Hospital
Residency Hospital
1978
Cpr Hospital, India
Internship Hospital
1977
Miraj Med College Shivaji University India
Medical School
1977
Shivaji University / Miraj Medical College
Undergraduate School
1986
1984
1978
1977
1977

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Indian
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Out standing Professional performance, Chief Resident, 1986

Media & Publications

  • Heart disease in Women, June 2005

Affiliated Hospitals

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66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average

  • Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average

79% Patient experience rating, 10% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018)