Dr. Krishnaswami Vijayaraghavan, MD

Dr. Krishnaswami Vijayaraghavan, MD

Vascular Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. Krishnaswami Vijayaraghavan, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Kasturba Medical College Manipal, Manipal Acadamy of Higher Education in 1979 and specializes in vascular surgery and cardiology.Read his story

2632 N 20th St

Phoenix, AZ 85006

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Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Cardiovascular Stress Test
very high
more than 96% of peers
Heart Surgery
very high
more than 93% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Vijayaraghavan'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.

Dr. Vijayaraghavan's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Vijayaraghavan "Krishnaswami Vijayaraghavan, M.D. (Kris Vijay, M.D.) graduated with B.S. from the University of Bombay, Bombay, India. Dr. Vijay obtained his Medical Doctorate at the University of Mysore, Kasturba Medical College in Mysore, India. He obtained a Master of Science Degree in Clinical Research Design and Statistical Analysis from the University of Michigan. Dr. Vijay is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiology and Clinical Lipidology. He is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology, a Fellow of the American College of Physicians, and a Fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians. He serves as the Medical Director for the Cardiovascular Division of the Scottsdale Clinical Research Institute at Scottsdale Healthcare and is the immediate past President of the American College of Cardiology. Dr. Vijay serves as the current President of the Cardiorenal Society of America and President Elect for the National Lipid Association, Arizona Chapter. Special Interests: Heart failure treatment, Non-invasive cardiology, Nuclear cardiology, Diabetes, Complex Lipid Disorders. Dr. Vijay is bilingual in Hindi and English Dr. Vijay does not see patients in the office. He is our designated in-hospital physician on rotation. Dr. Vijay is also affiliated with Abrazo Heart Failure Clinic, Phoenix."
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2  Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

21  Conditions Treated

10  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Kasturba Medical College Manipal, Manipal Acadamy of Higher Education
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Lt Mg Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Saint Mary's Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vijayaraghavan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vijayaraghavan's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vijayaraghavan to family and friends
2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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Dr. Vijayaraghavan'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
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