Dr. Sadasiva Katta, MD

CardiologyMaleAge 62

Dr. Katta
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Alabama Cardiology

4700 Whitesburg Dr Sw Ste 200 Huntsville, AL 35802

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(256) 882-1450

Dr. Sadasiva Katta, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Huntsville, AL and has over 40 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Katta has more experience with Congenital Cardiac Disorders, Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders, and Cardiac Care than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Guntur Med Coll, Andhra U medical school in 1981. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Athens - Limestone Hospital and Crestwood Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Katta to book an appointment.


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Dr. Katta is affiliated with Huntsville Hospital Huntsville, a highly rated and top awarded hospital for cardiology.

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  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Katta

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Katta treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Katta treats other conditions, please contact the office at (256) 882-1450.

Congenital Cardiac Disorders

Congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as septal defections and Ebstein's anomaly, that are present from birth.Compare with other Congenital Cardiac Disorders specialists.

Dr. Katta typically treats 67% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Congenital Heart Defects
Septal Defect
Patent Ductus Arteriosus
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders

Adult congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as arrythmias and mitral valve disease, that have been present from birth to adulthood.Compare with other Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders specialists.

Dr. Katta typically treats 80% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Mitral Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Disease
Atrial Fibrillation
Arrhythmias
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Cardiac Care

Cardiac care specialists diagnose and treat general cardiac conditions such as high blood pressure, angina, and arrhythmias through procedures including cardiovascular stress tests, ablation therapy, and heart valve surgery.Compare with other Cardiac Care specialists.

Dr. Katta typically treats 77% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 19 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Hypertension
Heart Disease
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Congestive Heart Failure
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Interventional Cardiology

Interventional cardiologists specialize in catheter-based treatment of heart diseases through procedures such as cardiac catheterization, impella devices, and stent placement.Compare with other Interventional Cardiology specialists.

Dr. Katta typically treats 59% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dr. Katta's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • 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 Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Ebstein's Anomaly
  • 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
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

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Dr. Katta accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Dental Blue 100/200/300
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
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Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
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MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Dr. Katta's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Katta

3.4

Based on 19 ratings

5 Stars
52.63157894736842%
(10)
4 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
15.789473684210526%
(3)
1 Star
26.31578947368421%
(5)
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What went well
  • Appointment scheduling (13)
  • Office environment (13)
  • Staff friendliness (13)
What could be improved
  • Long wait times (11)
  • Appointment was rushed (7)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (7)
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I found Dr. Katta to be very rude and dismissive. He didn't listen to my concerns and blatantly talked over me. Some of his staff was kind, but he was not.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
3 people found this helpful
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Nov 15, 2018
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Every appointment is an hour plus wait. One visit I had to wait three hours, another was nearly a five our wait. The time I waited over four hours the nurses apologized and said he just hasn't reported to work yet. He was even three hours late to my scheduled heart cath. I've tried calling for follow up appointments, left messages with no response, even at times his answering service said his phone wasn't working. I'm looking for another doctor, you should too.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Long wait times
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
3 people found this helpful
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Mar 27, 2018
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I am a 20 year patient of Dr. Katta. I had my first MI at 38 and am now 75. I have had multiple Cardiologists in my lifetime before I met Dr. Katta and he is by far the best I have had help from. He has not only treated me, but also my two brothers, one of which coded on the cath table. Dr. Katta literally saved him and coordinated with a top rated heart surgeon to correct the problem with a CABG. He treated my Dad until he passed at 96. I highly recommend Dr. Katta.
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What could be improved
No results
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Bob Taylor – Jul 13, 2017
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Dr Katta is a great doctor. He really put us at ease, explained everything so we could understand and seemed to really care. Staff was very friendly, the only drawback was how long we had to wait. He spent plenty of time with us but 3 1/2 hours is a bit much.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
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Tim E. in Hazel Green, AL – Oct 15, 2016
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Been going to see Dr Katta for years.....great doctor. And has a wonderful staff
What went well
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What could be improved
No results
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Donna Newby in Owens Cross Roads – Jul 25, 2016
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If had to equate the Team of professionals of Dr. Katta's group, I would have to nick name them Team 6. They are by far, The Best of the Best!
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Sadasiva Katta, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Huntsville, AL and has over 40 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Katta has more experience...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1996
U Rochester - Rochester Gen Hosp
Fellowship Hospital
1995
Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1992
Wayne State University
Residency Hospital
1989
Wayne State University
Internship Hospital
1981
Guntur Med Coll, Andhra U
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Sadasiva Katta, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Katta has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Sadasiva Katta, MD accepting new patients?

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Does Dr. Sadasiva Katta, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Sadasiva Katta, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Katta frequently treats Congenital Cardiac Disorders, Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders, and Cardiac Care. See all practice areas where Dr. Katta specializes.

Where is Dr. Sadasiva Katta, MD's office located?

Dr. Katta's office is located at 4700 Whitesburg Dr Sw Ste 200, Huntsville, AL 35802. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Alabama Cardiology

Alabama Cardiology4700 Whitesburg Dr Sw Ste 200 Huntsville, AL 35802
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Athens - Limestone Hospital

Athens, AL

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

Crestwood Medical Center

Huntsville, AL

72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average

Huntsville Hospital

Huntsville, AL

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

  • America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Surgery Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)