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Dr. Pankaj Kulshrestha, MD

Cardiac Surgery ·  Male · Age 58

Dr. Kulshrestha

Dr. Pankaj Kulshrestha, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Lake Havasu City, AZ and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from All-India Institute Of Medical Sciences in 1982 and specializes in cardiac surgery, vascular surgery, and more.


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(928) 733-6020

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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
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Cigna
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Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Coventry Health Care
Delta Health System
Direct Care America/Primary Health Services (DCA/PHS)
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Galaxy Health Network
Health Net
Medicaid
Health Span
Health Span PPO
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
HealthSmart
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DirectCare America
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Medicaid
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Medicaid
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Mutual Medical
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Nationwide
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Private HealthCare Systems
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Tricare
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Navigate HMO
Options PPO
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Dr. Kulshrestha's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kulshrestha performs Arteriovenous Fistula Repair more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Kulshrestha performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kulshrestha treats Aneurysm more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Kulshrestha treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Sinus of Valsalva
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 1
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 2
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 3
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 4
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 5
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 6
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 7
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 8
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
  • False Aneurysm
  • Femoral Aneurysm
  • Fetal Left Ventricular Aneurysm
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Leber Miliary Aneurysm
  • Popliteal Aneurysm
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Aneurysm
  • Retinal Macoaneurysm
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Saccular Aneurysm
  • Suprarenal Aneurysm
  • Vein of Galen Aneurysm
  • Visceral Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kulshrestha treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Kulshrestha treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm

Dr. Kulshrestha's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hernia Repair
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Laparotomy
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maze Procedure
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

Havasu Cardiac Surgery provides services in cardiothoracic and vascular surgery to the Lake Havasu City, Bullhead City, Kingman AZ and Laughlin NV.  At Havasu Cardiac Surgery our philosophy of care revolves around personalized care through 24/7 availability of the same surgical team which can be reached, day or night, at 9287336020

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

2006
Mount Sinai Hospital
Residency Hospital
2003
Baystate Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1999
Baystate Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1995
Baystate Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1993
Providence St Vincent Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1991
The Methodist Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1990
All India Institute Of Medical Sciences
1982
All-India Institute Of Medical Sciences
Medical School
1977
Hindu College
Undergraduate School
2006
2003
1999
1995
1993
1991
1990
1982
1977

Languages

  • Hindi
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Best Rating for heart bypass surgery survival by Health Grades:http://www.healthgrades.com/hospital-directory/ohio-oh/hospita, 2011
  • Best survival rating for bypass surgery US News:http://health.usnews.com/best-hospitals/area/dayton-oh/cardiology-and-heart-s, 2011
  • US News Best survival for Heart Bypass http://health.usnews.com/best-hospitals/grandview-medical-center-6411182/cardiology-an, 2011

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Dr. Kulshrestha saved my life. Explained everything in detail about my aortic heart valve replacement surgery. And while I was in the hospital I noticed he was there all the time. He is wonderful!
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He performed a carotid artery dissection on my left artery on 10-26-16. He was very attentive, thorough and kind. He has my trust. I have never felt as confident with any doctor as I feel with him. Waiting now for a follow up appointment. He treated me as an emergency room patient.
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