Dr. Vikram Nijjar, MD

Cardiology  |  
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Age 40
(2)
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Dr. Vikram Nijjar, MD
Dr. Vikram Nijjar, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Alexandria, LA. He is 40 years old and has been practicing for 15 years. Dr. Nijjar is affiliated with Rapides Regional Medical Center, Avoyelles Hospital, CHRISTUS Saint Frances Cabrini Hospital, Oakdale Community Hospital and Hardtner Medical Center.

Central Heart Specialists

2108 Texas Ave Ste 3062

Alexandria, LA 71301

Contact Information

(318) 448-1041

Dr. Vikram Nijjar, MD

Dr. Vikram Nijjar, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medico
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Nijjar's Experience

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Dr. Nijjar's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Cardiology
  • Board certified in Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine and Interventional Cardiology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
3

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

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Impella Device
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Thoracentesis
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

Background Check

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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

  • TULANE UNIV SCH OF MED
    Medical School | Graduated 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nijjar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nijjar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nijjar to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Nijjar'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 (2)
Colfax, LA |
I have had Dr. Nijjar do two stints and other cardiac procedures and have found him pleasant and provides excellent care. Staff is friendly, caring, and knowledgeable . I would highly recommend him for any heart procedure.
in Alexandria LA |
I found Dr. Nijjar to be one of the best doctors I have met. He is very good at describing things to me in easily understood language. I have complete confidence in his ability to care of me. His staff is excellent and is always quick to act upon your concerns.
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Dr. Nijjar accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medico
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Nijjar has admitting privileges

Hardtner Medical Center
1102 N Pine Rd
Olla, LA 71465
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Oakdale Community Hospital
130 Hospital Dr
Oakdale, LA 71463
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CHRISTUS Saint Frances Cabrini Hospital
3330 Masonic Dr
Alexandria, LA 71301
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Rapides Regional Medical Center
211 4th St
Alexandria, LA 71301
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Avoyelles Hospital
4231 Highway 1192
Marksville, LA 71351
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