Dr. Kunda Biswas, MD

Dr. Kunda Biswas, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
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Age 48
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Dr. Kunda Biswas, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Rockville, MD and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in cardiac surgery and vascular surgery.

6001 Montrose Rd Ste 1040

Rockville, MD 20852

Contact Information

(301) 270-2844

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Port Placements or Replacements
very high
more than 96% of peers
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
normal
more than 74% of peers
Lung Surgery
normal
more than 70% of peers

Dr. Biswas'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. Biswas "Dr. Kunda Biswas specializes in caring for patients with a variety of chest conditions, including treatment of lung cancer, other chest masses, and lung infections. In addition to treating patients with lung cancer, Dr. Biswas is performing esophagectomies. He states there are many advantages in offering this minimally invasive procedure for patients, including reduced hemorrhaging and pain and an abbreviated recovery time. Dr. Kunda Biswas currently practices on a full time basis at both Harford Memorial Hospital and Upper Chesapeake Medical Center. Dr. Biswas earned his undergraduate and medical degrees at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He completed his internship and residency at the University of North Carolina Hospitals prior to going to Brigham & Women s Hospital in Boston as a research fellow. He then served as a senior and chief resident in general surgery at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, which is affiliated with Harvard Medical School. Subsequently, Dr. Kunda Biswas completed his thoracic and cardiovascular Surgery residency at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond. He then returned to Brigham & Women s Hospital to serve as a senior clinical fellow in cardiovascular surgery. Dr. Biswas has published numerous manuscripts and abstracts in professional publications, and presented at national conferences. He has a particular interest in endothelial cell preservation and nitric oxide generation in human saphenous vein and the application of two-photon fluorescence microscopy in cardiac and vascular surgery."
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2  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

62  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • 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
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Disorders
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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55  Procedures

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Unc
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Brigham and Womens Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Biswas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Biswas' Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Biswas to family and friends
4 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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

Dr. Biswas' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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