Dr. Rajeev Kathuria, MD

Dr. Rajeev Kathuria, MD

Cardiovascular Surgery  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. Rajeev Kathuria, MD is a cardiovascular surgery specialist in Scottsdale, AZ and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences in 1985 and specializes in cardiovascular surgery and thoracic surgery.

8402 E Shea Blvd Ste 100

Scottsdale, AZ 85260

Contact Information

(480) 661-0700

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Arizona Foundation
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Care 1st Health Plan
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Dr. Kathuria's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kathuria performs Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Kathuria performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Multi-Arterial Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Aortic Valve Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kathuria treats Aortic Valve Disease more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Kathuria treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kathuria treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Kathuria treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2

Dr. Kathuria's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Root Surgery
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Replacement
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Ablation
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Diseases
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Dissecting Aneurysm
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Esophageal Cancer
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Mass
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Heart Valve Diseases
Heart Valve Replacement
Impella Device
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Resection
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Maze Procedure
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Repair
Mitral Valve Replacement
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Open Thymectomy
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Patent Ductus Arteriosus
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Pulmonary Valve Surgery
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Resection of Cardiac Tumor
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

To help people achieve health for life.

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

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

Education

  • 1991
    George Washington University Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1991
  • 1986
    George Washington University Med Center
    Internship Hospital
    1986
  • 1985
    George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Medical School
    1985

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Arizona Top Docs, 2010 2012
  • America's Top Surgeons, 2012

Dr. Kathuria's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kathuria

4.8

Based on 23 reviews

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1 Star
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If you need a heart surgeon, look no further! Dr. Kathuria is the best! He replaced an aortic valve and 4 by-passes on my husband who developed complications and Dr. Kathuria saved his life. We had tears at our last appt. as we felt secure and safe in his care. We've never seen such a...Read More
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I had my bypass surgery done by Dr Kathuria on the 6th of June 2017. Perfect job, even the first day in the ICU, barely had any pain. Recovering was with no complication, just overall an excellent job. On a personal level, He is a very carrying , professional and i was most taken back how humble he...Read More
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Dr. Kathuria has performed open heart surgery on both of my parents. He is a professional who will watch out for his patients and will be direct with you. I can't believe the hours he works when performing surgery. Thank you for saving both my mom and dad!
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Dr . Kathuria saved my fathers life. He has major heart issues and thanks to Dr. Katherine he is still with us today. I have never seen a Dr. so dedicated. Thank God for him, without him I don't think my father would be here today.
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Dr. Kathuria performed mitral valve repair for me. During our consultations he was very certain I would need a replacement valve so I chose the one that was best for me. During surgery however, Dr. Kathuria discovered he could repair my valve.My new cardiologist believes Dr. Kathuria is extremely...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Arizona Foundation
Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Medicare Blue PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
Blue Alliance Network
Care 1st Health Plan
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Health Net
Health Net PPO
Health Net of Arizona, Inc.
Health Net of Arizona HMO
Humana
Choice Care
Choice Care HMO
Choice Care PPO
Choice PPO
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicaid
Medicare
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Mercy Care
AHCCCS with Prior Authorization
AHCCCS without Prior Authorization
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
SCAN Health Plan
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare PPO
United Healthcare

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