Dr. Karan Bhalla, MD

Dr. Karan Bhalla, MD

Cardiovascular Surgery  ·  
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Age 43
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Dr. Karan Bhalla, MD is a cardiovascular surgery specialist in Pasadena, TX and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Seth Gs Medical College, Maharashtra University Of Health Sciences in 1998 and specializes in cardiovascular surgery and venous and lymphatic medicine.

5413 Crenshaw Rd Ste 400

Pasadena, TX 77505

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
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Top Care Areas

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

Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Surgery
very high
more than 98% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Venous and Lymphatic Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

74  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Edema
  • 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 Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Spider Veins
  • Syncope
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Reflux
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Seth Gs Medical College, Maharashtra University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • University Of Texas At Houston / Medical School At Houston
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bhalla has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bhalla's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bhalla to family and friends
51 total reviews (25 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (51)

  • 5
    (49)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Bhalla'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (25)

I was correctly and timely diagnosed by Dr. Bhalla in one sitting, suggesting for an Angiogram . This was arranged in less than a week. The procedure was smooth and successful , two stents placed and discharged in less than 24 hours. The follow up counselling was very freindly and elaborate. I...more
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My wife and I have both been patients of Dr. Bhalla for the last three years, and in that time he has shown a kindness and understanding often lacking in the medical profession. All you need to do is sit in waiting area and hear his patients share their "Dr. Bhalla" stories and you will soon...more
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Was referred to Dr. Bhalla by my PCP...had a stress test and an angiogram. Great doctor and great PA and office staff.
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I have been treated by Dr. Bhalla for venous reflux disease for the past 10 months, requiring both vein ablation and sclerotherapy. The improvement in both circulation and appearance of my legs is amazing. With each visit I have found Dr. Bhalla and all of his staff to be knowledgeable, courteous...more
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Dr. Bhalla and his staff discovered and corrected a problem I had for the last 10 years. After other doctors misdiagnosed(or simply ignored) a pain I had in my groin area, Dr Bhalla determined it was a varicose vain problem, His office completely eliminated my problem in a few short visits with...more
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