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Dr. Amit Kakkar, MD

Cardiology* Age 43
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Dr. Amit Kakkar, MD

Cardiology* Age 43
East Chicago, IN
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17 years of experience
Dr. Amit Kakkar, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in East Chicago, IN.

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Dr. Amit Kakkar, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in East Chicago, IN and has 17 years experience. They graduated from Morehouse School of Medicine. They currently practice at Practice and are affiliated with St. Catherine Hospital and Community Hospital. Their office is not accepting new patients. Dr. Kakkar is board certified in Interventional Cardiology and accepts multiple insurance plans.

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Hypertensive Heart with Failure
Hypotension
Congestive Heart Failure
Hypertensive Heart with Failure
Hypotension
Congestive Heart Failure
Acute Congestive Heart Failure
Acute Coronary Syndrome
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Angina
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Aortic Valve Disease
Arrhythmias
Atherosclerosis
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Cardiomyopathy
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest Pain
Chronic Congestive Heart Failure
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypokalemia
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Lipid Disorders
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Edema
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pulmonary Hypertension
Sinus Bradycardia
Sinus Tachycardia
Supraventricular Tachycardia
Syncope
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Systolic Heart Failure
Unstable Angina
Arterial Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Cardiac Ultrasound
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Thrombolysis
Tilt_Testing
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Endocarditis
Alcoholic Cardiomyopathy
Aneurysm
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Aneurysm of Heart
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Arteriovenous Fistula
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Atrial Septal Defect
Atypical Atrial Flutter
Biventricular Heart Failure
Cardiac Tamponade
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
Carotid Sinus Syncope
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Cor Pulmonale
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Dissection
Coronary Vessel Malformation
Endocarditis
First Degree Heart Block
Heart Murmur
Hypertensive Encephalopathy
Hypertensive Heart without Failure
Infective Endocarditis
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Marfan Syndrome
Mitral and Aortic Valve Disorder
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Nonrheumatic Mitral Stenosis
Nonrheumatic Tricuspid Disease
Orthostatic Hypotension
Patent Ductus Arteriosus
Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
Pericardial Disease
Pericarditis
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Prinzmetal Angina
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Rheumatic Mitral Stenosis
Rheumatic Tricuspid Disease
Second Degree Heart Block
Secondary Hypertension
Septal Defect
Sick Sinus Syndrome
Subacute Endocarditis
Third Degree Heart Block
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Type 2 Heart Block - Mobitz
Typical Atrial Flutter
Venous Compression
Venous Hypertension
Ventricular Fibrillation
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
Vitamin D Deficiency
Ablation for Cardiac Arrhythmias
Arrhythmia Screening
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Chest Pain Evaluation
Cholesterol Screening
Coronary Angiogram
Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
HeartAware Online Risk Screening
Impella Device
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and Defibrillator
Nuclear Stress Testing
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
Pulmonary Thrombectomy
Stress Test
Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
TCD Bubble Test
Thoracentesis
Tilt Table Testing
Treadmill Stress Test

Insurance Accepted

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  • Choice Plus POS II
    Elect Choice (Open Access) EPO
    Managed Choice (Open Access) POS
    Open Choice PPO
    Premier Care Network Plus - Innovation Health
    Savings Plus of IL OA Select
  • HealthSync Options POS
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Blue Preferred Plus POS
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    Blue Print PPO
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    Open Access Plus
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  • GHI CBP
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  • Encore Health Network PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Pro Plans EPO
    Pro Plus Plans EPO
    Total Plans EPO
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    Choice Care PPO
    Choice POS
    HMO Premier HMO
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    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Nexus Open Access
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Locations

  1. 1 Office
    4320 Fir St Unit 320, East Chicago, IN 46312
  2. 2 St. Catherine Hospital
    4321 Fir St, East Chicago, IN 46312
  3. 3 Nyc Health Hospitals Jacobi
    1400 Pelham Pkwy S, Bronx, NY 10461
  4. 4 Community Hospital - Ldrp
    901 MacArthur Blvd, Munster, IN 46321

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About Me

Biography
  • Dr. Amit Kakkar, MD is a cardiology specialist in East Chicago, IN and has over 16 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Morehouse School of Medicine in 2007. He specializes in Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology.
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Specialties*
Cardiology
Interventional Cardiology
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Education

Education

Medical Education
  • Morehouse School of Medicine
    2007
Medical Education

Board Certifications

Board Certifications
  • Interventional Cardiology
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New patients are generally accepted by Dr. Amit Kakkar, MD. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Kakkar's profile.

Dr. Amit Kakkar, MD is affiliated with St. Catherine Hospital and Community Hospital.

Yes, Dr. Amit Kakkar, MD holds board certification in Interventional Cardiology.

Hospital Affiliations

  • St. Catherine Hospital

    4321 Fir St, East Chicago, IN

  • Community Hospital

    901 MacArthur Blvd, Munster, IN