Dr. Ram Challapalli, MD

Dr. Ram Challapalli, MD

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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 29 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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No malpractice claims found for Nevada
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Challapalli's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Cardiac Electrophysiology
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Challapalli performs Cardiac Electrophysiology more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Challapalli performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Heart Surgery
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Challapalli performs Heart Surgery more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Challapalli performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Challapalli performs Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Challapalli performs this procedure more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Challapalli's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Autonomic Disorders
Autonomic Dysreflexia
Benign Tumor
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioversion, Elective
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Electrophysiological Study
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Heart Surgery
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Septal Defect
Syncope
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ram Challapalli, MD is a cardiology specialist in Reno, NV and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1990 and specializes in cardiology, clinical cardiac electrophysiology, and more.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Education

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

Awards

Dr. Challapalli's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Challapalli

3.4

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Dr. Challapalli is a very experienced, thorough and compassionate practitioner. He diagnosed my issue in one session, explained diagnosis and treatment options very well and followed up with me over a few weeks, resulting in a significant improvement in my quality of life.
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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...Read 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...Read More
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