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Dr. Vijay Nuthakki, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery ·  Male · Age 44

Dr. Nuthakki

St. Vincent Medical Group - Thoracic Surgery

8433 Harcourt Rd Ste 100 Indianapolis, IN 46260

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Dr. Vijay Nuthakki, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Indianapolis, IN. He graduated from Northeast Ohio Medical University and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.


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(317) 583-7600

Dr. Nuthakki accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO
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Dr. Nuthakki's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nuthakki performs Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Nuthakki performs this procedure more than 91% of his peers

Port Placements or Replacements
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nuthakki performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Nuthakki performs this procedure more than 90% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nuthakki performs Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Nuthakki performs this procedure more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thorascopic (VATS) Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thorascopic (VATS) Thymectomy

Dr. Nuthakki's conditions and procedures:

  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Esophagomyotomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Esophagostomy
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Non-Invasive Mechanical Ventilation With Robotic Assistance
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Vijay Nuthakki, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Indianapolis, IN. He graduated from Northeast Ohio Medical University and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Cedars Sinai medical center
Fellowship Hospital
Rush University Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
Northeast Ohio Medical University
Medical School

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Dr. Nuthakki's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Nuthakki

4.1

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I had a robotic assisted lower left lung wedge resection in September 2018. He damaged my intercostal nerve and I’ve been in pain since then with no relief.
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