Dr. Turuvekere Jayaram, MD

Dr. Turuvekere Jayaram, MD

Cardiovascular & Pulmonary DiseasesMaleAge 71

Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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Dr. Turuvekere Jayaram, MD is a Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Disease Specialist in Kingwood, TX. Dr. Jayaram has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease, Sleep-disordered Breathing, and Respiratory-tract Conditions than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as HCA Houston Healthcare Kingwood and Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Jayaram to book an appointment.


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(281) 359-4436
Healthcare Specialists Pllc22999 Highway 59 N Ste 201 Kingwood, TX 77339
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North Houston Respiratory Consultants PA9950 Memorial Blvd Ste 102 Humble, TX 77338
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At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital Patient Safety Excellence Award™ See hospitals

Dr. Jayaram's Reviews

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4.7

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No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Jayaram

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Jayaram treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Jayaram treats other conditions, please contact the office at (281) 359-4436.

Obstructive Lung Disease

Obstructive lung disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions including COPD, emphysema, asthma and cystic fibrosis that cause blockages or narrowing in the airways of the lungs, making breathing difficult.Compare with other Obstructive Lung Disease specialists.

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

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

Treatments
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Asthma
Emphysema
Pulmonary Function Test
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Sleep-disordered Breathing

Sleep-disordered breathing specialists diagnose and treat conditions, such as snoring or obstructive sleep apnea, in which breathing is interrupted during sleep, resulting in symptoms of fatigue, irritability and high blood pressure.Compare with other Sleep-disordered Breathing specialists.

Dr. Jayaram typically treats 93% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

Treatments
Sleep Disorders
Sleep Apnea
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Respiratory-tract Conditions

Immunologists diagnose and treat conditions such as pneumonia, bronchitis, and COPD that affect the respiratory system, including the nasal passages, bronchi and lungs.Compare with other Respiratory-tract Conditions specialists.

Dr. Jayaram typically treats 79% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 10 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Pneumonia
Shortness of Breath
Asthma
Acute Bronchitis
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Interstitial Lung Disease

Interstitial lung disease specialists diagnose and treat a range of conditions that cause scarring of lung tissue due to autoimmune disease or environment exposure to harmful materials.Compare with other Interstitial Lung Disease specialists.

Dr. Jayaram typically treats 68% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

Treatments
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Bronchitis
Emphysema
Pulmonary Function Test
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dr. Jayaram's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • 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)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Fungal Infections
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Septal Defect
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Swine Flu
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Jayaram accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Cigna-HealthSpring
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

About Me

Biography

Telehealth Services Provided.

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

Education

1979
University of Illinois
Fellowship Hospital
1977
Coney Island Hospital
Residency Hospital
1975
Coney Island Hospital
Internship Hospital

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Turuvekere Jayaram, MD?

Call (281) 359-4436 to make an appointment as a new patient. Click here for more information.

Does Dr. Turuvekere Jayaram, MD offer telehealth services?

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

Is Dr. Turuvekere Jayaram, MD accepting new patients?

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Does Dr. Turuvekere Jayaram, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Turuvekere Jayaram, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Jayaram frequently treats Obstructive Lung Disease, Sleep-disordered Breathing, and Respiratory-tract Conditions. See all practice areas where Dr. Jayaram specializes.

Where is Dr. Turuvekere Jayaram, MD's office located?

Dr. Jayaram's office is located at 22999 Highway 59 N Ste 201, Kingwood, TX 77339. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Affiliated Hospitals

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HCA Houston Healthcare Kingwood

Kingwood, TX

68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average

Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center

Houston, TX

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)

Memorial Hermann Northeast Hospital

Humble, TX

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

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Memorial Hermann Northwest Hospital

Houston, TX
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)