Dr. Uma Krishnan, MD

Dr. Uma Krishnan, MD

Cardiology •  Female • Age 49

  
Accepting new patients

Dr. Uma Krishnan, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Puyallup, WA. Dr. Krishnan has more experience with Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders, Cardiac Care, and Interventional Cardiology than other specialists in her area. She is affiliated with medical facilities such as MultiCare Good Samaritan Hospital and MultiCare Allenmore Hospital. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Krishnan to book an appointment.


Locations

Pulse Heart Institute Cardiology and Electrophysiology Services

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(253) 292-6774
Puyallup CSC1450 5th St Se Ste 100 Puyallup, WA 98372
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4.5

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Dr. Krishnan accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Medicare Advantage
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Bridgespan
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Community First Health Plans
Medicare
First Choice Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Medicare
Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc.
Medicare
Part B Primary
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
PacificSource
Pacific Source
Premera Blue Cross
Medicare Advantage HMO
Private HealthCare Systems
Uniform Medical Plan
UnitedHealthCare
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Medicaid
United Healthcare
US Family Health Plan
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries

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Practice Areas

Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders

Adult congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as arrythmias and mitral valve disease, that have been present from birth to adulthood.Compare with other Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 93% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Atrial Fibrillation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Krishnan treats Atrial Fibrillation more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Krishnan treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Atrial Flutter
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Krishnan treats Atrial Flutter more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Krishnan treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Arrhythmias
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Krishnan treats Arrhythmias more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Krishnan treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Cardiac Care

Cardiac care specialists diagnose and treat general cardiac conditions such as high blood pressure, angina, and arrhythmias through procedures including cardiovascular stress tests, ablation therapy, and heart valve surgery.Compare with other Cardiac Care specialists.

Typically treats 90% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 17 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Krishnan treats Heart Disease more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Krishnan treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Hyperlipidemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Krishnan treats Hyperlipidemia more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Krishnan treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Hypertension
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Krishnan treats Hypertension more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Krishnan treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Interventional Cardiology

Interventional cardiologists specialize in catheter-based treatment of heart diseases through procedures such as cardiac catheterization, impella devices, and stent placement.Compare with other Interventional Cardiology specialists.

Typically treats 61% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Krishnan performs Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography) more than 79% of their peers

Dr. Krishnan performs this procedure more than 79% of their peers

Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Krishnan performs Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent more than 44% of their peers

Dr. Krishnan performs this procedure more than 44% of their peers

Electrophysiology

Electrophysiologists monitor, diagnose and treat abnormal heart rhythms through procedures such as electrocardiograms (EKGs) and pacemaker insertionsCompare with other Electrophysiology specialists.

Typically treats 72% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Cardiovascular Stress Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Krishnan performs Cardiovascular Stress Test more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Krishnan performs this procedure more than 89% of their peers

Cardioversion, Elective
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Krishnan performs Cardioversion, Elective more than 82% of their peers

Dr. Krishnan performs this procedure more than 82% of their peers

Cardiac Electrophysiology
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Krishnan performs Cardiac Electrophysiology more than 63% of their peers

Dr. Krishnan performs this procedure more than 63% of their peers

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Dr. Krishnan's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • 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)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Impella Device
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Heart disease is the number one killer of women. My goal is to improve women's cardiovascular health and quality of life and help them develop healthy practices.

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

Education

Mich St U
Fellowship Hospital
Mi State University College Human Med
Residency Hospital

Awards

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Affiliated Hospitals

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MultiCare Good Samaritan Hospital

Puyallup, WA

65% Patient experience rating, 4% lower than the national average

MultiCare Allenmore Hospital

Tacoma, WA

Multicare Auburn Medical Center

Auburn, WA

57% Patient experience rating, 12% lower than the national average

MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital

Tacoma, WA

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

Multicare Covington Medical Center

Covington, WA