Dr. Parakkat Gopalakrishnan, MD

Dr. Parakkat Gopalakrishnan, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 78
Dr. Parakkat Gopalakrishnan, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Mullins, SC and has been practicing for 48 years. He graduated from Jawaharlal Inst Med Ed, Pondicherry in 1962 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

119 W Lowman St

Mullins, SC 29574

Contact Information

(843) 464-4000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Esophageal Surgery
very high
more than 93% of peers
Esophageal Diseases
very high
more than 90% of peers
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
more than 80% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

31  Conditions Treated

18  Procedures

Background Check

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  • Jawaharlal Inst Med Ed, Pondicherry
    Medical School | Graduated 1962
  • Polyclin Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1970
  • U MD
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Ny Polyclin Med Sch
    Internship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • French
  • English

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