Dr. Vijay Garg, MD

Dr. Vijay Garg, MD

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67 y/o
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Dr. Vijay Garg, MD is a cardiology specialist in Simi Valley, CA and has been practicing for 36 years. He specializes in cardiology, interventional cardiology, and more.

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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. Garg's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Heart Palpitations
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Garg treats Heart Palpitations more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Garg treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Chest Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Garg treats Chest Pain more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Garg treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Mitral Valve Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Garg treats Mitral Valve Disease more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Garg treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Congenital Mitral Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis

Dr. Garg's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Valve Disease
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioversion, Elective
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Mitral Valve Disease
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Hypertension
Syncope
Thrombosis
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

About Me

Biography

Dr. Vijay Garg, MD is a cardiology specialist in Simi Valley, CA and has been practicing for 36 years. He specializes in cardiology, interventional cardiology, and more.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

Government Medical College Patiala, Baba Farid University Of Health Sciences
Medical School
1982
UCLA Sfv Program
Fellowship Hospital
1980
Jersey City Med Center
Residency Hospital
1977
Ellis Hospital
Internship Hospital
1982
1980
1977

Languages

  • Punjabi
  • English

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Dr. Garg's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Garg

3.4

Based on 8 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
37.5%
(3)

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I have been seeing dr. Garg for approximately 20 years. He is a professional, kind, knowledgeable, and concerned Dr. His staff is always Pleasant and helpful. I would not know what to do without him. I drive from my home in Las Vegas every 3 months for my appointment with dr. Garg.
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Dr. Garg has spent many hours with my mother both in the hospital and out. He is very responsive and returns calls immediately. He has taken time to explain procedures, tests and results. He has been very thorough in a very tough time.
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Dr Garg is a fine highly qualified cardiologist and I recommend him to everyone. He is a little difficult to understand but when he is asked to clarify he does. He is friendly and I did not feel rushed . The one test given was appropriate and he explained the results. Do not be afraid to go...Read More
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Insisted on taking unnecessary tests (all test had negative findings). Medical Bills came in very high and I was not advised that insurance would not cover the procedures. Reported inaccurate information to primary doctor- he told my primary doctor that I said that I had heart palpitations...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Options PPO

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