Dr. Sunil Kakkar, MD

Dr. Sunil Kakkar, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
68 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Sunil Kakkar, MD is a cardiology specialist in Poinciana, FL. He specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

Cardiac Clinic

1012 Cypress Pkwy

Poinciana, FL 34759
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers
Vascular Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Kakkar'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. Kakkar "We are commited to providing you with professional, quality healthcare from our collective experience and knowledge. Our physicians are dedicated to utilizing the latest technological methods and thinking in the areas of prevention, treatment, and intervention of heart disease."

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

66  Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Heart Beat
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiac Defects
  • Cardiac Tamponade
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiopulmonary Conditions
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • 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)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Potassium Deficiency
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Symptoms, Heart
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Hallucinations


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37  Procedures


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Dungar College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1967
  • All India Institute of Medical Science
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Cumpulsory Rotating Intership
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Straight Medical Intership
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Residency - VA Hospital BrooklynNY
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Texas Medical Center HoustonTexas Intership - Long Isl.Coll and Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • 4th in Class and University at AIIMD, 1971
  • 1st in Class and University at Dungar, 1967
Media & Publications
  • Volume 7 Number 1, March 1990
  • Page 78,

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Osceola Regional Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Patient Safety Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Kakkar is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Kakkar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kakkar to family and friends
13 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Kakkar'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 (3)

Dr. Kakkar has been my husband’s doctor for 20 years. He is understanding, compassionate, patient and gentle man. He is an exceptional doctor. We are so blessed to have Dr. Kakkar as our cardiologist.
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I ma living in orlando for only 3 years, and I found for the first time, here, a Doctor who listen to you and try to undesrtand your needs.I do feel like a number in the line. He remember my history and problems and try to help in other areas .
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Excellent knowledge Very friendly Excellent bedside manners Very reliable You can trust this dr
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