Dr. Murugan Athigaman, MD

Dr. Murugan Athigaman, MD

Vascular Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. Murugan Athigaman, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Carlsbad, NM and has been practicing for 18 years. He specializes in vascular surgery, general surgery, and more.

2402 W Pierce St Ste 5C

Carlsbad, NM 88220

Contact Information

(575) 725-5755

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • 5 More

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Dr. Athigaman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Athigaman treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Athigaman treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Port Placements or Replacements
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Athigaman performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Athigaman performs this procedure more than 86% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal
Varicose Veins
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Athigaman treats Varicose Veins more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Athigaman treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Athigaman's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Carotid Ultrasound
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Congenital Heart Defects
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Laparotomy
Lung Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Port Placements or Replacements
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Venous Sclerotherapy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Murugan Athigaman, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Carlsbad, NM and has been practicing for 18 years. He specializes in vascular surgery, general surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

2001
Bronx Lebanon Hospital Ctr/Albert Einstein College Of Med
Residency Hospital
1997
Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center
Internship Hospital
2001
1997

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
American Republic
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico PPO
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
HealthSmart
Humana
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Presbyterian Health Plan
Commercial
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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