Dr. Pervaiz Chaudhry, MD

Dr. Pervaiz Chaudhry, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
Dr. Pervaiz Chaudhry, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Fresno, CA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Wayne State University School Of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

1903 E Fir Ave Ste 101

Fresno, CA 93720

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Impella Device
more than 98% of peers
Congenital Heart Disease
more than 82% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
more than 78% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Chaudhry "Valley Cardiac Surgery is dedicated to providing the most comprehensive, cost-effective and highest quality cardiovascular care and services to the patients and communities we serve."

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*

45  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease


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41  Procedures


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Wayne State University, Bachelor Of Science, Chemistry
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Wayne State University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Henry Ford Health System, General Surgery
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Henry Ford Health System, General Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Henry Ford Heart and Vascular Institute, Cardiovascular Research
    Other Education | Completed 2000
  • University Of California, Cardiothoracic Surgery
    Other Education | Completed 2005
  • University Of California, Congenital Heart Surgery
    Other Education | Completed 2005
  • University Of California, Heart and Lung Transplant (2004-2005, 2002-2004)
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Ranolazine, a partial fatty acid oxidation (pFox) inhibitor, improves left ventricular performance in dogs with hronic heart failure, 2000
  • Passive mechanical containment of progressive left ventricular dialation: Asurgical approach to the treatment of heart failure, 2000
  • Ranolazine Improves Left Ventricular Performance in Dogs with Chronic Heart Failure, 2000
  • Prevention of Progressive Left Ventricular Dilation With the Acorn Cardiac Support Device Downregulates Stretch-Response Proteins and Improves Sarcoplasmic Reticulum Calcium Cycling in Dogs With Chronic Heart Failure, 2001

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chaudhry's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chaudhry to family and friends
14 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Chaudhry's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Chaudhry saved my life. He never gave up on me. He treats you like family and genuinely cares about his patients. Without a hesitation I would refer him to anyone I know.
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Very friendly, pleasant and knowledgeable.
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Dr. Chaudhry was knowledgeable and candid about my medical problems. He was able to schedule my surgery in a very timely manner. He displayed a great sense of humor. The procedure and results were as predicted with the exception that my hospital stay was considerable longer than expected.
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I had open heart surgery in Fresno on 4/16/15. I am so pleased with my complete and rapid recovery that I would recommend Dr. Chaudhry very highly to anyone in my family.
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