Dr. Vikramjit Chhokar, MD

Dr. Vikramjit Chhokar, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 45
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Dr. Vikramjit Chhokar, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Columbus, GA. He is 45 years old. Read his story

2300 Manchester Expy Ste 1001

Columbus, GA 31904

Contact Information

(706) 322-0528

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthSmart
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Chhokar performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 98% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Dr. Chhokar's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Chhokar "Dr. Vikramjit Singh Chhokar has served since 2008 as an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine at the University of Wisconsin-Madision. He also serves as the Medical Director-Cardiovascular Services, UW Health Partners at Water Regional Medical Center. Dr. Chhokar earned his Doctor of Medicine degree from UNIBE School of Medicine in Santo Domingo, D.R. In 2003, he earned the Ruth J. Kirschstein National Research Service Award, and received ABIM Internal Medicine Board Certification. Dr. Chhokar went on to earn ABIM Cardiology Certification, and HRS Board Certification – Certified Cardiac Device Specialist in 2009. In 2010, Dr. Chhokar received ABIM Interventional Cardiology Board Certification, followed by Nuclear Cardiology Board Certification in 2011. Most recently, Dr. Chhokar became a Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation (RPVI Credential) in 2012, and earned ABVM Endovascular Board Certification in 2013."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Chhokar "To improve the quality of people's lives by compassionately providing a lifetime of outstanding Cardiac care."
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Specialties

  • Cardiology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • 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)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • 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
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension

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Procedures

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • 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
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

Education data for Dr. Chhokar is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chhokar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chhokar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chhokar to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Chhokar'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

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Chhokar accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice Option POS
    Blue Open Access POS
    Direct Access w/HSA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Humana Employers Health Plan of Georgia
    Columbus HMO-Standard
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Pekin Insurance
  • Thrivent Financial
  • Tufts Health Plan
    Tufts Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Universal American

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Hospitals where Dr. Chhokar has admitting privileges

Midtown Medical Center
710 Center St
Columbus, GA 31901
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St. Francis Hospital
2122 Manchester Expy
Columbus, GA 31904
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