Dr. Ram Challapalli, MD

Dr. Ram Challapalli, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. Ram Challapalli, MD is a cardiology specialist in Reno, NV and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1990 and specializes in cardiology, clinical cardiac electrophysiology, and more.

645 N Arlington Ave Ste 440

Reno, NV 89503

Contact Information

(775) 770-7622

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cardiac Electrophysiology
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Challapalli'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.

3  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

50  Conditions Treated

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

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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.

Education

  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Emory University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Rush Presby St Luke's M C
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Challapalli has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Challapalli's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Challapalli to family and friends
22 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Challapalli's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Challapalli does excellent job in explaining procedures, outcomes and options. I'd highly recommend him. Unfortunately his staff does not follow up with appointments that are required after a patient has been in the hospital. When the doctor requested a 2-3 wk follow-up the first available...more
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Dr. Challapali is an outstanding cardiologist. He is extremely well versed in his specialty. He is compassionate, attentive and committed to finding the right answer for your individual problem. I would highly recommend Dr. Challapali to anyone dealing with a cardiac issue.
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I highly recommend Dr Challapalli to anyone looking for a caring and knowledgeable cardiologist. He always takes the time to explain in terms that I can understand. I believe he has healing hands, since I always feel better after seeing him.
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I met him through the recommendation by my cardiologist. He took the time to explain what would be happening with my procedures. He made an excellent recommendation to another surgeon for the first phase of my ablation. He adjusted his schedule to allow a timely performance of my second...more
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Very professional and really understood my problems and took care of them. Thanks to him and his team I will be able to do all the physically challenging things I like to do instead of sitting/laying down all day so would not have another stroke! Dr. Challapalli and his team worked very hard at...more
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