Dr. Kalyanam Shivkumar, MD

Dr. Kalyanam Shivkumar, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Kalyanam Shivkumar, MD is a cardiology specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Madras Med College in 1991 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

200 Ucla Medical Plaza

Los Angeles, CA 90095

Contact Information

(310) 794-1707

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Heart Disease
normal
more than 45% of peers
Cardiac Electrophysiology
normal
more than 32% of peers
Atrial Flutter
normal
more than 29% of peers

Dr. Shivkumar'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. Shivkumar "Provide compassionate care utilizing the very best treatments that medical science can offer. I belong to a group of physicians and allied health professionals who practice medicine, train future leaders of medicine and perform research to improve care."

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

2  Board Certifications

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

26  Conditions Treated

  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Disease
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

17  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

  • Madras Med College
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • UCLA Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shivkumar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Tamil

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shivkumar's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shivkumar to family and friends
5 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
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Dr. Shivkumar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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