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

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  • 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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Top Care Areas

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Aortic Valve Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
very high
more than 96% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

5  Board Certifications

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

50  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • 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
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Diseases
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Mass
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • George Washington University / School of Medicine And Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • George Washington University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • George Washington University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Arizona Top Docs, 2010 2012
  • America's Top Surgeons, 2012
Media & Publications

Dr. Kathuria has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Hindi
  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kathuria's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kathuria

4.8

Based on 23 reviews

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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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