Dr. Krishnaswami Vijayaraghavan, MD

Vascular Surgery  |  
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Age 64
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Dr. Krishnaswami Vijayaraghavan, MD
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.

3099 N Civic Center Plz

Scottsdale, AZ 85251

Contact Information

(480) 945-3535

Dr. Krishnaswami Vijayaraghavan, MD

Dr. Krishnaswami Vijayaraghavan, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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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

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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

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Arrhythmias
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Congestive Heart Failure, Left-Sided
  • Congestive Heart Failure, Right-Sided
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Venous Insufficiency
10

Procedures

  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lung Surgery
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Stress Echocardiogram
  • Stress Test
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vijayaraghavan to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews
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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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
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  • Humana
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