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Dr. Shreekanth Karwande, MD

Dr. Shreekanth Karwande, MD

Cardiac Surgery ·  Male · Age 67


Dr. Shreekanth Karwande, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Salt Lake City, UT and has been practicing for 38 years. He specializes in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery.


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(801) 743-4750

Dr. Karwande accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Altius Health Plans
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Deseret Mutual (DMBA)
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
HealthSmart
Humana
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
PEHP
Planned Administration Inc
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
Wells Fargo Insurance
Worker's Compensation
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Dr. Karwande's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karwande performs Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs) more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Karwande performs this procedure more than 85% of his peers

Heart Disease
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karwande treats Heart Disease more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Karwande treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karwande performs Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary) more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Karwande performs this procedure more than 83% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Valve Repair
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Aortic Valvuloplasty
  • Heart Valve Replacement
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Percutaneous Balloon Valvuloplasty
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Tricuspid Valve Repair / Replacement
  • Valvuloplasty

Dr. Karwande's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Artificial Heart Transplant
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coumadin® Management
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Ebstein's Anomaly
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Transplant
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hypertension
  • Impella Device
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Surgery
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Sympathectomy
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Ventricular Assist Device
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life. In recognition of this commitment, we strive to deliver high quality, cost effective healthcare in the communities we serve.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

1985
New York Presbyterian Hospital/weill Cornell Med Center
Residency Hospital
1981
Erie County Med Center
Residency Hospital
1976
Cook Co Hospital
Internship Hospital
1973
Osmania Medical College, Ntr University Of Health Sciences
Medical School
1985
1981
1976
1973

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4.7

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I have been seeing Dr. Karwande and his very capable staff for the last 18-24 months for my cardiac needs. I have been nothing but pleased with the attention and care that I have received. I highly recommend Dr. Karwande.
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I trust him a lot! His explanation is very clear , he knows what he is doing and gives a hope for the future life. I am happy that he is my Doctor for 10+ years.
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I sincerely hope none of my loved ones ever need Dr. Karwande but he is who I would send them to if they did. He is an amazing man and amazing doctor. He always explained to me what was going on, what his plans were for my treatment, and why in terms I could understand. And, his bedside manner...Read More
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Knowing that you need to have your rib cage opened up and your heart cut into is not a comforting thought. We read up on two other heart surgeons before meeting with Dr. Karwande, the only one who came highly recommended by my cardiologist. Dr. Karwande made us feel like we have known him for...Read More
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Dr. Karwande is not only a wonderful person but a highly talented surgeon. When I was diagnosed with lung cancer, he saw me within just a few days and scheduled my surgery less than a week after that. He and his staff are absolutely fabulous, always showing the greatest care and concern for my...Read More
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