Dr. Rajiv Handa, MD

Dr. Rajiv Handa, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Rajiv Handa, MD is a cardiology specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Baroda Med Coll in 1987 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

10012 Kennerly Rd Ste 300

Saint Louis, MO 63128

Contact Information

(314) 842-0602

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Handa performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
very high
more than 97% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 96% of peers
Cardiac Electrophysiology
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Handa's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

45  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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16  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Baroda Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Hahnemann U Hosp-Med Coll Pa
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Hahneman U Hosp-Med Coll Pa
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Hahnemann U Hosp-Med Coll Pa
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Handa has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Handa's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Handa to family and friends
10 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Handa's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I think the 2-star review is unfair. Yes, communication in modern medicine can be a challenge, especially when Dr. Handa must coordinate most things with a patient's primary cardiologist. Dr. Handa has a rare specialty and works at several locations. He is a very down-to-earth, extremely...more
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Doctor Honda is an amazing dr. He is very knowledgeable and explains things very well. I had surgery for a pacemaker defibrillator. Everything went smoothly and his office staff was excellent as well. He is also perform the same surgery on to other people in my family and he's just amazing.
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After being misdiagnosed for approx. 45 years, Dr. Handa diagnosed, clearly explained and performed a procedure that has totally transformed my life. He is professional, courteous and thorough. I would recommend him for any and all procedures in his area of expertise.
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I liked Dr. Handa however his staff never called me back after leaving a message with information from a portable heart monitor. I called at the end of the day and they had "all gone home". My feedback is that although this is normal run of the mill for you, it isn't for me.
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Dr Handa is an extremely skilled and talented surgeon. I have had 2 surgeries done by him for a complicated pacemaker placement over the last 8 years. Dr Handa is very considerate of his patients feelings, he takes the time to explain and answer your questions. He is highly recommended and...more
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