Dr. Vasant Khachane, MD

Dr. Vasant Khachane, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 78
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Dr. Vasant Khachane, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Hamden, CT and has been practicing for 48 years. He graduated from Calcutta National College in 1963 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

2200 Whitney Ave

Hamden, CT 06518

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

1 malpractice claim Found
  • Settlement (1/6/2015)View details
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Khachane's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Vascular Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Khachane treats Vascular Disease more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Khachane treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Decortication and Pleurectomy
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Khachane performs Decortication and Pleurectomy more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Khachane performs this procedure more than 84% of his peers

Heart Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Khachane treats Heart Disease more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Khachane treats this condition more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Khachane's conditions and procedures:

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 Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
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
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Head and Neck Cancer
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Paracentesis
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Vasant Khachane, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Hamden, CT and has been practicing for 48 years. He graduated from Calcutta National College in 1963 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

1973
Yale New Haven Hospital
Residency Hospital
1971
Berkshire Med Center
Residency Hospital
1967
Berkshire Med Center
Internship Hospital
1963
Calcutta National College
Medical School
1973
1971
1967
1963

Languages

  • Hindi
  • English

Dr. Khachane's Reviews

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3.7

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Dr.Khachane is the best. I trusted him for my surgery. If I ever had to do it again he would be my surgeon.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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