Dr. Ramakrishnan Iyer, MD

Dr. Ramakrishnan Iyer, MD

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Cardiology  |  
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65 y/o
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Dr. Ramakrishnan Iyer, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Charleston, WV. He is 65 years old and has been practicing for 42 years. Dr. Iyer is affiliated with CAMC Memorial Hospital, CAMC General Hospital and CAMC Women and Children's Hospital.

CAMC Cardiology

3100 Maccorkle Ave SE Ste 100

Charleston, WV 25304
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Chest Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 94% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Iyer "I treat each patient with care and respect to help them understand their treatment options and achieve the best possible outcomes."
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Specialties

  • Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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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
  • 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)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • 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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Procedures

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • PTCA - Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Stenting

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for West Virginia.

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

  • Medical College Baroda, Maharaja Sayajirao University Of Baroda
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Kingsbrook Jewish Hospital Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Kingsbrook Jewish Hospital Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Jewish Hospital Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Iyer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Iyer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Iyer to family and friends
4.0
based on 4 total reviews
Dr. Iyer's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Iyer accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    Integrated Health Plan (IHP)
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Iyer has admitting privileges

CAMC Memorial Hospital
3200 Maccorkle Ave SE
Charleston, WV 25304
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CAMC General Hospital
501 Morris St
Charleston, WV 25301
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CAMC Women and Children's Hospital
800 Pennsylvania Ave
Charleston, WV 25302
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