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Dr. Sanjay Deshpande, MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology •  Male • Age 61

  63 Reviews
Dr. Deshpande

Columbia St. Mary's Community Physicians

2350 N Lake Dr Ste 206 Milwaukee, WI 53211
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Dr. Sanjay Deshpande, MD is a clinical cardiac electrophysiologist in Milwaukee, WI and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of Mumbai/King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College in 1983 and specializes in clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

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Dr. Deshpande accepts the following insurance:

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Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union WC
American Enterprise Group
American Republic
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
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CHAMPVA
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Coventry Health Care
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Dr. Deshpande's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Atrial Flutter
very high
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Deshpande treats Atrial Flutter more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Deshpande treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Cardiac Electrophysiology
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Deshpande performs Cardiac Electrophysiology more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Deshpande performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Heart Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Deshpande treats Heart Disease more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Deshpande treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Deshpande's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Bradycardia
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Defibrillator Implantation
  • Dizziness
  • Electrophysiological Study
  • Electrophysiology
  • Heart Block
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hypotension
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Syncope
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)

Dr. Deshpande's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Deshpande

4.7

Based on 63 reviews

5 Stars
90.47619047619048%
(57)
4 Stars
1.5873015873015872%
(1)
3 Stars
1.5873015873015872%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
6.349206349206349%
(4)

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Dr. Deshpande is an outstanding physician! He explained my condition thoroughly and even drew diagrams to help me visualize and better understand the issue and the way in which the surgical procedure would address the rhythm problem I experienced. His bedside manner and the follow-up I received post-surgery, were both excellent. He is a knowledgeable, caring and thorough doctor who inspires confidence and makes stressful situations seem manageable for his patients. I highly recommend Dr. Deshpande!
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I saw Dr. Deshpande in January and could not be happier with him. He is very personable, spends as much time as you want talking about issues and concerns and has all the right answers regarding future plans for the condition I am there for. I feel very secure knowing I am in the right place.
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Dr. Sanjay S. Despande was absolutely outstanding. Not only was he an empathic and good listener to my concerns, but he also provided me with the very best response and answer through verbal communication and drawing on a chalk board. Wow, I was impressed for no physician had ever explained the difference and purpose between the medications I was taking and how they worked in my body so thoroughly. His physician assistant, Lena Michel, was equally impressive.
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Dr. Deshpande handles his patients with care. Any heart condition is so scary, and him and his team understand that! Him and his great team provide the perfect balance of technical expertise and bed side manner. Special shout out to Tina Rende, PA-C. You represent what medicine is suppose to be.
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My experience with Dr. Deshpande and his entire staff has been exceptional. I came under Dr. Deshpande's care during and following quintuple by-pass surgery and found his professionalism, expertise and empathetic care so important to my peace of mind and strong rehabilitation. Each member of his staff displayed those same qualities which informed me of the guiding ethos which makes this such a wonderful clinic.
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Dr. Deshpande and team are stand out providers. Appts are very thorough, including diagnostics, review of functioning and careful interview. They educate about recommended treatments and involve patient and caregivers in decision-making. They are always responsive to calls outside of appts and their follow through is immediate and impeccable. I directly credit Dr. D and his staff with recently saving my mother’s life. They came to her hosp bed w/in 5 minutes of my call & + chged things. Thxs!
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Changed my life by correcting my heart flutter and irregular heart beat.Forever thankful!
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I have a high level of trust and confidence in Dr. Deshpande and his team. He and his staff do a great job of keeping me informed and clearly explaining all levels of care from testing and diagnosis to treatment and analysis.
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Over 20 years ago Dr. Deshpande literally saved my life. I went into V-tech and he wouldn't let me out of hospital until placing a defibrillator in me. Three months later, I had a shower of shocks, which meant that my device went off 18 times in a 24 hours period. Had I not had the device, I would not have survived that incident Dr Deshpande has been outstanding with my care for the past 22 years. I wouldn't go to any other Electrophysiologist. He is simply the best.
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He and his staff are remarkable
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Biography

Dr. Sanjay Deshpande, MD is a clinical cardiac electrophysiologist in Milwaukee, WI and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of Mumbai/King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College in 1983 and specializes in clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

Specialties

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1999
Sinai Samaritan Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1990
University of Illinois Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1989
John H Stroger Jr Hospital of Cook County
Internship Hospital
1987
John H. Stroger Jr. of Cook County Hospital
Residency Hospital
1983
King Edward Memorial Hospital
Internship Hospital
1983
University Of Mumbai/King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College
Medical School
1976
University of Bombay, Ruparel College of Arts, Science and Commerce
Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Marathi
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Merit Scholarship for Postgraduate Studies, 1982
  • Senior Resident of the Year, 1986
  • Undergraduate Prize, 1982
  • Outstanding Abstract Presentation - First Place, 1993

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

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award™ (2020)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award™ (2020)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019)

79% Patient experience rating, 10% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018, 2017)