Orange City, FL 32763
About Ratan K. Ahuja
Dr. Ratan K. Ahuja is a medical graduate of the University College of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India. He did his post-graduation in Internal Medicine from the University of Delhi.
Dr. R. K. Ahuja did his 3-year residency in Internal Medicine from the State University of New York, Brooklyn. After that he was elected to be the Chief-Resident in Internal Medicine.
He further continued at SUNY Brooklyn for another 3 years undergoing subspecialty fellowship training in Cardiovascular Diseases. He then underwent another year of super-subspecialty training in Interventional Cardiology at Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, New York. Subsequently, he did additional training in Peripheral Vascular Interventions from Prairie Heart Institute, Springfield, IL.
Prior to starting his practice in the Orange City/Sanford/Lake Mary area. Dr. R. K. Ahuja was appointed as Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of South Florida, Tampa. He was Associate Director of Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory at James A. Haley Veterans Hospital in Tampa. His main duties included teaching and training cardiovascular trainee fellows, with emphasis in performing invasive procedures.
Dr. R. K. Ahuja has been very active in medical research throughout his medical training and academic appointment. He has participated in numerous trials as principal investigator, co-investigator and sub-investigator. He has co-authored several articles written in major peer-review medical journals, including a book chapter. In addition, he has presented his research in major international conferences.
University College of Medical Sciences
State University of New York
University College of Medical Sciences, Maulana Azad Medical College
State University of New York, Columbia University, Prairie Heart Institute
Certifications & Memberships
American Board of Internal Medicine/ Cardiovascular Diseases, American Board of Internal Medicine/ Interventional Cardiology
Procedures & Conditions
Conditions treated: Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart, Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome, Aortic Aneurysm, Aortic Dissection, Aortic Valve Disease, Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation), Cardiac Arrhythmia, Cardiomegaly, Cardiomyopathy, Carotid Artery Disease, Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension), Congenital Heart Disease, Congestive Heart Failure, Coronary Artery Disease (CAD), Endocarditis, Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction), Heart Disease, Hyperlipidemia, Hypertension, Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease, Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease, Hypertensive Heart Disease, Hypotension, Marfan Syndrome, Mitral Valve Disease, Obesity, Patent Ductus Arteriosus, Pericardial Disease, Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Pulmonary Hypertension, Pulmonary Valve Disease, Septal Defect, Syncope, Tricuspid Valve Disease, Venous Hypertension. Procedures performed: Angioplasty With Stent Placement, Atherectomy, Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD), Implantation, Cardiac Angiography, Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography), Cardiac Imaging, Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging, Cardioversion, Cardioversion, Elective, Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair, Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs), Coronary Angiogram, Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent, Echocardiography, EKG (Electrocardiogram, ECG), Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting, Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement, Peripheral Artery Catheterization, Radiofrequency Ablation, Stenting, Thoracentesis, Thrombolysis, Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors, Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE), Ultrasound, Carotid, Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography.
Florida Cardiopulmonary Center, LLC
759 Harley Strickland Blvd
Orange City, FL 32763
Phone: (386) 456-0300
Fax: (386) 456-0303
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