Dr. Lakshminarayanan Venkatachalam, MD

Dr. Lakshminarayanan Venkatachalam, MD

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59 y/o
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Dr. Lakshminarayanan Venkatachalam, MD is a cardiology specialist in Jacksonville, FL and has been practicing for 12 years. He specializes in cardiology, clinical cardiac electrophysiology, and more.Read his story

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4500 San Pablo Rd S

Jacksonville, FL 32224
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Dr. Venkatachalam's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Atrial Fibrillation
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Venkatachalam treats Atrial Fibrillation more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Venkatachalam treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Atrial Fibrillation
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Venkatachalam treats Heart Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Venkatachalam treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Arrhythmias
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Venkatachalam treats Arrhythmias more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Venkatachalam treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Familial Atrial Fibrillation
  • Multifocal Premature Beats
  • Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Ventricular Fibrillation, Idiopathic
  • Ventricular Fibrillation, Paroxysmal

Dr. Venkatachalam's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Autonomic Disorders
Benign Tumor
Cardiac Ablation
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioversion, Elective
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Complex Atrial Fibrillation (AF) Ablation
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries (CCTGA)
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Ebstein's Anomaly
Electrophysiological Study
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Heart Surgery
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Marfan Syndrome
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Septal Defect
Syncope
Tetralogy of Fallot
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)

About Me

Biography

"Dr. K.L.Venkatachalam is a clinical cardiac electrophysiologist with a special interest in atrial fibrillation treatment (invasive and non-invasive) and cardiac pacemaker and defibrillator implantation. He is also a Fellow of the Heart Rhythm Societ...

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

2007
Mayo Grad School Med
Fellowship Hospital
2003
Mayo Grad School Med
Residency Hospital
2000
Tucom-Ca
Medical School
2007
2003
2000

Awards

  • Distinguished Alumnus Award National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirapalli, 2009
  • Honors in Electronics & Communication Engineering Madras University, 1981
  • President's Achievement Award Nellcor Puritan Bennett, 1994
  • Scholarship to Japan (for compact disk player design) Hitachi, 1984
  • President's Achievement Award Nellcor Puritan Bennett, 1992
  • Graduate with Highest Distinction University of Southern California School of Medicine, 2000
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, 2000

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society University of Southern California, Member
  • American College of Cardiology, Fellow
  • Heart Rhythm Society, Fellow

Dr. Venkatachalam's Reviews

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After an emergency room visit and testing a at in another city, I was enormously fortunate to get an appointment with Dr. Venkat. He carefully & thoroughly explained my condition, gave a thoughtful and detailed assessment of the meaning and ramifications of my symptoms, & provided me with a...Read More
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I met Dr. Venkat for a 2nd opinion & course of treatment for my Afib which was causing severe shortness of breath. Dr. Venkat listened to my treatments, Rx's, sleep apnea test, etc. He recommended a new Cryo-Balloon Ablation that he was instrumental in getting approved for use in the U.S. & Mayo...Read More
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I am very impessed with Dr. Venkat and his staff. I was 15 early to my appointment and I was taken in early (unlike my previous doctor who was ALWAYS late -- and sometimes never showed for an appointment). Dr. Venkat spent a considerable amount of time with me listening patiently and answering...Read More
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He is extremely knowledgable, patient and I felt very comfortable with his diagnosis and recommendations.
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