Dr. Varuna Sundaram, MD

Vascular Surgery •  Female

  
Accepting new patients

Dr. Varuna Sundaram, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Astoria, NY. Dr. Sundaram has more experience with Peripheral Vascular Procedures, Vascular Surgery, and Peripheral Vascular Disorders than other specialists in her area. She is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens. She is accepting new patients and has not yet indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Sundaram to book an appointment.


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NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens

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(718) 502-8164
NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens2747 Crescent St Ste 204 Astoria, NY 11102
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NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens75-68-187 St Fresh Meadows, NY 11365
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Fresh Meadows16303 Horace Harding Expy Fresh Meadows, NY 11365
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The worst experience. Worst people. Told them my mother is having chest pain and dizziness and heart pain , and they said it’s ok. Like I was a cow
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NY – Apr 30, 2019
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I visited Dr. Sundaram for a second opinion, but I received more information about my condition in one visit than I did in previous visits with my other specialist. So impressed that I am switching. She also recommends a drug treatment rather than surgery at this time.
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Dr. Sundaram accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Humana
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PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Practice Areas

Peripheral Vascular Procedures

Peripheral vascular disorder is diagnosed through a variety of procedures, including angiogram, ankle-brachial index and Doppler ultrasound. Surgical treatments include bypass graft surgery, balloon angioplasty, and stent.

Typically treats 63% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sundaram performs Peripheral Artery Catheterization more than 69% of their peers

Dr. Sundaram performs this procedure more than 69% of their peers

Varicose Vein Procedure
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sundaram performs Varicose Vein Procedure more than 62% of their peers

Dr. Sundaram performs this procedure more than 62% of their peers

Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sundaram performs Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting more than 58% of their peers

Dr. Sundaram performs this procedure more than 58% of their peers

Vascular Surgery

Vascular surgery is a subspecialty of general surgery that focuses on treating conditions of the lymphatic system and blood vessels outside the heart and brain.

Typically treats 73% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sundaram performs Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography more than 84% of their peers

Dr. Sundaram performs this procedure more than 84% of their peers

Varicose Vein Procedure
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sundaram performs Varicose Vein Procedure more than 62% of their peers

Dr. Sundaram performs this procedure more than 62% of their peers

Vascular Surgical Procedure
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sundaram performs Vascular Surgical Procedure more than 47% of their peers

Dr. Sundaram performs this procedure more than 47% of their peers

Peripheral Vascular Disorders

Peripheral vascular disorder specialists diagnose and treat narrowing or blockages in the blood vessels outside the heart, most commonly caused by atherosclerosis, a buildup of plague inside the blood vessel wall.

Typically treats 63% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sundaram treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Sundaram treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Venous Insufficiency
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sundaram treats Venous Insufficiency more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Sundaram treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

Varicose Veins
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sundaram treats Varicose Veins more than 85% of their peers

Dr. Sundaram treats this condition more than 85% of their peers

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Dr. Sundaram's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lung Surgery
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

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We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. 

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

St Barnabas Medical Center
Residency Hospital

Awards

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NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens

Flushing, NY

67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020)