Dr. Ravi Kanagala, MD

Dr. Ravi Kanagala, MD

Cardiologist (Heart Specialist)

21 Years of Experience

Accepting patients


    Dr. Ravi Kanagala has over 18 years of experience as a physician in Internal Medicine and Cardiology with specialization in electrophysiology and cardiovascular MRI. He completed post-graduate training in electrophysiology at Mayo Clinic and cardiac MRI training at Duke University. His resume includes: Senior Associate Consultant in the Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine at Mayo Clinic Assistant Professor of Medicine at Mayo Clinic College of Medicine Director of Arrhythmia Services at Franciscan Skemp Healthcare - Mayo Clinic Health System. Dr. Kanagala specializes in the treatment of atrial fibrillation, rapid heart rates, syncope (black-outs), deadly arrhythmias, and other abnormal rhythms. He has performed hundreds of electrophysiology diagnostic studies for the diagnosis and treatment of abnormal rhythms originating in both the upper and lower chambers of the heart. He is one of the few specialists on the Northshore qualified to perform ablation for the treatment of atrial fibrillation using a minimally-invasive approach and one of the few specialists in the country qualified to perform stress tests using MRI to eliminate radiation exposure. An expert in device selection and implantation, such as pacemakers and defibrillators, Dr. Kanagala is also the recipient of several honors and awards from a variety of national and collegiate foundations. He is an experienced in giving presentations to healthcare professionals including physicians, nurses and allied health, and is the author of a medical book chapter, six manuscripts, and four abstracts.

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    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Cardiologist (Heart Specialist)

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Internal Medicine

    Medical Conditions Treated

    conditions treated by a Cardiologist (Heart Specialist), like Dr. Ravi Kanagala, may include:

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    Medical Procedures Performed

    procedures performed by a Cardiologist (Heart Specialist), like Dr. Ravi Kanagala, may include:

    Cardiology Consultation, Cardiovascular Screening Visit, Carotid Doppler, Echocardiogram, ECG / EKG, Holter Monitor, Nuclear Stress Test, Treadmill Stress Test, Cholesterol / Lipids Checkup, Stent Consultation, Coronary Angiography, Bypass Surgery Consultation - CABG, Minimally Invasive Bypass Consultation - OPCAB, Heart Valve Surgery Consultation, Heart Malformation Surgery Consultation, Chest Wall Surgery Consultation, Diaphragm Surgery Consultation, Heart Transplant Consultation, Heart Strengthening / Recovery, Cardiology Follow Up, Stent Follow Up, Bypass Surgery Follow Up - CABG, Minimally Invasive Bypass Follow Up - OPCAB, Heart Valve Surgery Follow Up, Heart Malformation Surgery Follow Up, Heart Transplant Follow Up, Thoracic Surgery, Chest Wall Surgery Follow Up, Right Heart Catheterization, Diaphragm Surgery Follow Up, Anticoagulation Management, Fetal Heart Monitoring, Arterial Doppler, Heart Failure / Transplant Consultation, Heart Failure / Transplant Follow Up, Heart Transplant, Lung Surgery Follow Up, Pediatric Heart Transplant Consultation, Pediatric Heart Transplant Follow Up, Cardiac Biopsy, Cardiac MRI, Cardiac PET Scan, Cardiology Emergency, Heart Health Consultation, Cardiothoracic Surgery Consultation, Cardiac Testing, Cardiac Rehabilitation, Mechanical Circulatory Support, Esophagectomy, Esophageal Surgery Consultation, Congenital Heart Disease Screening Visit, Exercise Stress Test, Bicuspid Aortic Valve Repair, Ventricle Repair, Tricuspid Atresia Repair, Ventricular Septal Defect Repair, Congenital Cardiac Surgery Follow Up, Congenital Cardiac Surgery Consultation, Absent Pulmonary Valve Repair, Aortic Stenosis Repair, Aortopulmonary Window Repair, Marfan Syndrome Repair, Balloon Septostomy, Cardiac Cath Pre-Procedure, Mitral Regurgitation Evaluation, Left Atrian Appendage Closure, Congenital Heart Defect Correction, Thoracic Anesthesia, Transesophageal Echocardiography, Cardiac Pre-Surgery Clearance, Cavitation, Mediastinoscopy, Thoracoscopic Sympathectomy, Aortic Valve Repair / Replacement, Mitral Valve Repair / Replacement, Anomalous Coronary Artery Angiography, Port-A-Cath Insertion and Removal, Nissen Fundoplication, Robotic Thoracic Surgery, PTCA Follow Up, Cardiac Catheterization Second Opinion, Cardiology Second Opinion, Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR), Tricuspid Valve Repair / Replacement, Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting (CABG) Surgery, Pericardiocentesis, Implantable Cardiac Monitor (ICM) and Cardiovascular Surgery Consultation

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    Lakeview Regional Medical Center

    95 Judge Tanner Blvd.

    Covington, LA 70433

    (985) 867-3800

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    Practice At 101 Judge Tanner Blvd Suite 504

    101 Judge Tanner Blvd

    Suite 504

    Covington, LA 70433

    (985) 871-8227

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. Ravi Kanagala accepting new patients?

    Yes, Dr. Ravi Kanagala is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Dr. Ravi Kanagala offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Kanagala's office at (985) 867-3800 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Dr. Ravi Kanagala offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Kanagala's office at (985) 867-3800 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Dr. Ravi Kanagala speak?

    Dr. Ravi Kanagala speaks English.

    Which board certifications does Dr. Ravi Kanagala have?

    Dr. Ravi Kanagala is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

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