Dr. Riya Chacko, MD

Dr. Riya Chacko, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 37
Dr. Riya Chacko, MD is a cardiology specialist in Syracuse, NY and has been practicing for 14 years. She graduated from JEFFERSON MED COLL-THOS JEFFERSON UNIV in 2004 and specializes in cardiology.

739 Irving Ave Ste 500

Syracuse, NY 13210

Contact Information

(315) 470-7409

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

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

Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 94% of peers
Heart Disease
more than 85% of peers
Chest Pain
more than 84% of peers

Dr. Chacko'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.

1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

45  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • 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)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • 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
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease


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13  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chacko has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chacko's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chacko to family and friends
10 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Chacko's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Chacko was able to get my HBP under control and in the process found a previously unknown symptom that ultimately required a pacemaker. She worked with us to make sure everything else was ruled out before going through the procedure. I really like that she spends time with you to make sure you...more
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I was sent to Dr. Chako by my family practitioner, who thought I might possibly need a pacemaker. Dr. Chako determined that, at that time, I didn't need a devise, and to this day still doesn't think I need one. The thing I really like about her is she doesn't rush to judgement, yet I know if in...more
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