Dr. Pankaj Kulshrestha

Thoracic Surgery
Lake Havasu City, AZ
38 years experience male

Locations

Havasu Cardiac Surgery

Lake Havasu City, AZ

Address

1741 Mesquite Avenue Suite A 200, Lake Havasu City, AZ
Directions

Fax

(928) 733-6021

Insurances accepted

AARP

Aetna

Anthem BlueCross BlueShield

CareSource

Cigna

No Value

Humana

Medicaid

Medical Mutual of Ohio

Medicare

Molina Healthcare

SecureHorizons

Great Lakes Health Plan

About

Bio

http://www.havasucardiacsurgery.com Havasu Cardiac Surgery provides services in cardiothoracic and vascular surgery to the Lake Havasu community and beyond. We specialize in global revascularization (5-8 bypass grafts), small coronary arteries, diffuse disease, low ejection fraction, dialysis and over-weight patients requiring heart bypass surgery. A number of our patients are second opinion cases. We also provide services in lung and vascular surgery. At Havasu Cardiac Surgery our philosophy of care revolves around personalized care through 24/7 availability of the same surgical team which can be reached, day or night, at 9287336020

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Thoracic Surgery

General Surgery

Vascular Surgery

Languages spoken

English, Hindi

Doctor Q&A

212 Answers
1 Agree
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pankaj Kulshrestha
38 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Back ? pain : Back pain from cancer can be both constant or intermittent.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pankaj Kulshrestha
38 years experience Thoracic Surgery
MVP: Person with mvp should not use cocaine. Cocaine is an extremely dangerous drug even in people with normal heart.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pankaj Kulshrestha
38 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Itching in lung canc: Lung cancer can cause itching. I have not seen anyone presenting with itching on shoulder blades alone.

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Apr 14, 2013
One of the best cardiothoracic surgeons around! Very compassionate, technically-skilled, and well-trained.
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Kulshrestha is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Kulshrestha is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! After reading your answer only we enquired doctor and get to know the seriousness of the situation.
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Thanks for your quick reply! No more pain-did a ccta -shortness of breath dr thinks is GI or stress
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thanks, that was a much needed n understanding answer

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

All India Institute of Medical Sciences
Graduated 1982MD

Residency

Baystate Medical Center

Affiliations

Society of Thoracic Surgeons
Providence St. Vincent Medical Center Portland OR
Baylor College of Medicine Houston TX
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