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 17 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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Top Care Areas

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Varicose Veins
high
more than 84% of peers
Vascular Disease
normal
more than 67% of peers
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
normal
more than 66% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

29  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart 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
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency

21  Procedures

Background Check

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Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

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