Dr. Vijay Divakaran, MD

Dr. Vijay Divakaran, MD

Interventional Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 40
(8)
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Dr. Vijay Divakaran, MD is an interventional cardiology specialist in Round Rock, TX and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from Dr M.G.R. Medical University / Madras Medical College and specializes in interventional cardiology, cardiology, and more.

302 University Blvd

Round Rock, TX 78665

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • 23 More

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Top Care Areas

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

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Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiology
  • Vascular Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Claudication
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Ebstein's Anomaly
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Hypertension
  • Venous Insufficiency

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.

Education

  • Dr M.G.R. Medical University / Madras Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated
  • State University Of New York
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • State University Of New York
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Baylor University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • University Of Texas At Houston
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Outstanding Physician of the Year, Kings County Hospital, New York, 2006
  • Strathmores Whos Who of distinguished professionals, 2007-2009
  • Chief Fellow Award, Baylor College of Medicine, 2010-2011
  • Marquis Whos Who of outstanding professionals, 2007-2010
  • Bugher Fellowship in Molecular Cardiology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, 2006-2008
  • Outstanding Junior Fellow Award, Baylor College of Medicine, 2010
  • Outstanding Graduating Fellow Award, Baylor College of Medicine, 2011
  • Chief Ministers Scholarship for Professional Education, 1995-1999
Media & Publications
  • Digoxin treatment in heart failure - Unveiling risk by cluster analysis of DIG data, 05-13-2010
  • Adaptive and Maladaptive Effects of SMAD3 Signaling in the Adult Heart Following Hemodynamic Pressure Overloading. Circulation (Heart Failure, 11-2009
  • In-stent Deployment of a stripped stent during percutaneous coronary intervention of the RCA, 09-2009
  • Admission Hyperglycemia and Length of Hospital Stay in Patients with Diabetes and Heart Failure: A Prospective Cohort Study., May 2008
  • Bedside Ultrasound Diagnosis of Aortic Dissection in a Cocaine Abuser. Divakaran VG, Mungee S, Salciccioli L, Clark LT.,
  • Unsupervised Cluster Analysis and Mortality Risk in the Digitalis Investigation Group Trial of Heart Failure, 2009
  • Images in Echocardiography: A freely-floating saphenous vein-graf.,
  • Transforming growth factor-beta receptor antagonism attenuates myocardial fibrosis in mice with cardiac-restricted overexpression of tumor necrosis factor., 01-2008
  • Hepcidin in anemia of chronic heart failure, 10-13-2010
  • A Case of Brugada Syndrome Presenting With Incessant Polymorphic Ventricular Tachycardia, 02-02-2010
  • MicroRNAs miR-1, -133 and -208, 01-05-2010
  • Improved Propensity Matching for Heart Failure Using Neural Gas and Self-Organizing Maps, 2009
  • The emerging role of microRNAs in cardiac remodeling and heart failure., 11-2008

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Malayalam
  • Tamil

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Divakaran's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Divakaran to family and friends
5.0
based on 8 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
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Dr. Divakaran's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Divakaran listened closely to what I had to say and was never dismissive. He is a wonderfully caring and exceedingly competent cardiologist.
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