Dr. Shashikumar Bellur, MD

Dr. Shashikumar Bellur, MD

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Interventional Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
59 y/o
(60)

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Dr. Shashikumar Bellur, MD is an interventional cardiology specialist in Conroe, TX and has been practicing for 23 years. He specializes in interventional cardiology and cardiology.

Shashi S Bellur MD PA DBA The Heart & Vascular Specialists

600 River Pointe Dr Ste 101

Conroe, TX 77304
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Benefit Planners, Inc.
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arkansas
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net

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Top Care Areas

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

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Congenital Heart Defects
very high
more than 94% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Bellur'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bellur "As an Interventional Cardiologist, I specialize in the treatment of heart and peripheral vascular diseases. I am proud to offer Montgomery and Walker Counties state of the art surgical treatment and comprehensive care. My goal is to provide prompt and attentive care to restore you to good health as quickly as possible. I am compassionate and caring in my approach to the treatment of my patients. Most procedures are provided in my office for your convenience, by trained technicians under proper care and supervision. I am not only passionate about clinical practice but also in teaching. I am involved with teaching the residents of the Conroe Family Residency Program. I have had the distinct privilege of conducting research at one of the nation's premier health institutes, NIH at Bethesda, Maryland before starting my Residency in Internal Medicine at State University of New York, Stony Brook. I trained as a Fellow in Cardiovascular Diseases at the University of Texas, Health Science Center, San Antonio. I am certified by ABIM in Cardiovascular Diseases and Interventional Cardiology and have been serving the Conroe and Huntsville area for over 11 years. My philosophy is to provide compassionate and timely care to my patients, to restore them to their best health possible."
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2  Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

55  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Claudication
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Dizziness
  • 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
  • Leg Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Palpitations
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Unstable Angina
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension
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28  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Jn Medical College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Mysore University
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • University Hospital Stony Brook
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Hospital Stony Brook
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University of Texas Health Science Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • LEADING PHYSICIAN OF THE WORLD&TOP CARDIOLOGIST IN CONROE AWARDED BY INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATES OF CARDIOLOGISTS, 2010
  • LIFETIME DISTINGUISHED MASTER OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF CARDIOLOGY, 2010
  • DISTINGUISHED MEMBER OF AMERICAN BOARD OF CARDIOLOGY, 2009
  • DISTINGUISHED FELLOW OF AMERICAN ACADEMY OF CARDIOLOGY, 2009
Media & Publications
  • Repeatedly Passed,

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Kannada

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bellur's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bellur to family and friends
60 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (60)

  • 5
    (54)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Bellur'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 (9)

My mom has been going to Dr. Bellur for years now, and he has saved her life more than once! He is warm, kind, caring, and genuinely cares about the patient. Dr. Bellur is very knowledgeable and his staff is great. I highly recommend Dr. Bellur!
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The Dr is great! But The ultrasound technician could have been friendly. She did not explain the test, She was pushing too hard on my chest and showed very little care. My last ultrasound over there, a sweet young Hispanic lady did it and made me feel so comfortable. I was disappointed I didn’t...more
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I was helping a friend by taking her to Dr. Bellur because she needed cardiac clearance for immediate surgery the next day. He and his entire staff went out of their way to help get all the tests scheduled to meet the requirements of the surgeons. What should have taken a good week to arrange was...more
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I was referred by my physician to Dr Bellur and I'm glad she did! Everyone was very friendly and helpful, and made me feel at ease with every procedure.
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GREAT DR SAVED MY LIFE SEVERAL TIMES!
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