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Dr. Leela Dhanekula, MD

Cardiology ·  Female · Age 58

Dr. Dhanekula

Dr. Leela Dhanekula, MD is a cardiology specialist in Rockford, IL and has been practicing for 18 years. She specializes in cardiology, clinical cardiac electrophysiology, and more.


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Dr. Dhanekula accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Dhanekula's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Heart Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dhanekula treats Heart Disease more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Dhanekula treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Atrial Flutter
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dhanekula treats Atrial Flutter more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Dhanekula treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dhanekula treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Dhanekula treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2

Dr. Dhanekula's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • 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)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Electrophysiological Study
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • 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
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Leela Dhanekula, MD is a cardiology specialist in Rockford, IL and has been practicing for 18 years. She specializes in cardiology, clinical cardiac electrophysiology, and more.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

2001
Il Masonic Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
2000
Loyola University Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1997
Loyola University Med Center
Residency Hospital
1994
Interfaith Med Center
Internship Hospital
2001
2000
1997
1994

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Dr. Dhanekula's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Dhanekula

4.2

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She is very kind, friendly, and takes the time needed to discuss problems and explain.
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excellent knowledge of arrhythmias; successfully ablated me 5 years ago and is thoroughly familiar with heart disease and its many ramifications. I have complete confidence in her ability, knowledge, and technical expertise. She is an excellent electrophysiologist! Her reputation among top...Read More
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