Dr. Ravi Kanagala, MD

Dr. Ravi Kanagala, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 48
(25)
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Dr. Ravi Kanagala, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Covington, LA. He is 48 years old and has been practicing for 16 years.

101 Judge Tanner Blvd Ste 200

Covington, LA 70433

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
very high
more than 99% of peers
Syncope
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kanagala "I chose to specialize in Electrophysiology because I was curious how the most amazing oragn in the human body functions. It is very rewarding to me to know I had a hand in helping patients recover and continue to enjoy their lives."
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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional 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*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • 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
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • 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
  • Electrophysiological Study
  • Heart Surgery
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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

  • Indiana University-Purdue University / Indianapolis
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of Iowa Hospital and Clinics
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University Of Iowa
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Mayo Clinic Graduate School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Mayo Clinic/Mayo Grad Sch Of Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Duke University Sch Of Med
    Other Education | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kanagala has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kanagala's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kanagala to family and friends
4.2
based on 25 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (20)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Kanagala's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Slidell, LA |
Dr. Ravi Kanagala is the kind of doctor you remember and visualize. He is extremely intelligent, knows his specialization and keeps up with all new developments. He is a hard worker and his bedside manner is second to none. He is genuinely concerned about his patients. I would highly recommend...more
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Pass Christian, MS |
Damaged a nerve during a procedure. His actions have changed my life forever. Never an apology. admitted to damaging my nerve only after another doctor discovered what had happened and Dr. Kanagala was confronted. Very dishonest for a professional.
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in Thibodaux, LA |
Speaking for myself. He, cares very much for about my wellness, and a complete recovery.
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in Ocean Springs, MS |
Am a VA patient that Dr Kanagala performed a procedure on a year+ ago. VA paid him in full however he has failed to pay the hospital he used. Now they (the hospital) are billing me. Both he and the hospital tell me that they can not bill each other. If I can I will make sure he never gets another...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Kanagala accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
    Coventry Health Care of Louisiana HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare
    United Healthcare
  • WellCare
    WellCare PPO

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Lakeview Regional Medical Center
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Singing River Hospital
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Garden Park Medical Center
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Highland Community Hospital
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Cypress Pointe Surgical Hospital
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Fairway Medical Surgical Hospital
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Saint Helena Parish Hospital
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