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We found 9 cardiologists who accept Blue Choice Bronze PPO 006 near Victoria, TX.

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Dr. William Todd Campbell Jr., MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
2700 Citizens Plaza; Suite 300
Victoria, TX
 

Dr. William Campbell is a physician who specializes in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. He is affiliated with the University of Texas (UT) Medicine San Antonio and the University Health System. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Dr. Campbell attended the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. Dr. Campbell takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Dr. Ajay Kumar Gaalla, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
2104 Patterson Drive
Victoria, TX
 

Dr. Ajay Gaalla, who practices in Victoria, TX, is a medical specialist in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Gaalla takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He studied medicine at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston. Dr. Gaalla has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors.

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Dr. Harish Chandna, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology
2104 Patterson Drive
Victoria, TX
 

Dr. Harish Chandna is an adult cardiology specialist. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. He attended medical school at Dr. S.N. Medical College, Jodhpur.

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Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
2104 Patterson Drive
Victoria, TX
 

Dr. Dakshesh Parikh practices adult cardiology and interventional cardiology in Victoria, TX. He is a graduate of Mahadevappa Rampure Medical College, Gulbarga. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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Specializes in Interventional Cardiology
2700 Citizens Plaza; Suite 300
Victoria, TX
 

Dr. Robert Oakley practices interventional cardiology in Victoria, TX. Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Oakley honors. He attended medical school at the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Interventional Cardiology
2700 Citizens Plaza; Suite 300
Victoria, TX
 

Dr. Kurtis Krueger is a medical specialist in interventional cardiology. Dr. Krueger attended medical school at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze.

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Dr. James A Grumman Jr., MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology
1908 N Laurent Street; Suite 550
Victoria, TX
 

Dr. James Grumman's area of specialization is adult cardiology. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of the University of Kansas School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
2700 Citizens Plaza; Suite 300
Victoria, TX
 

Dr. Tywaun Tillman is a specialist in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. His patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. Dr. Tillman is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice. He is a graduate of Georgia Regents University, Medical College of Georgia.

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Specializes in Adult Cardiology
2700 Citizens Plaza; Suite 300
Victoria, TX
 

Dr. Chelif Junor is a cardiologist. Dr. Junor accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. He graduated from Howard University College of Medicine.

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What is Cardiology?

Cardiology is the study of the heart and blood vessels, and a cardiologist makes sure they are functioning well. Patients see cardiologists for many issues affecting the circulatory system, including:
  • Hypertension, or high blood pressure
  • Heart attack prevention and treatment
  • Congestive Heart Failure, where the heart cannot pump enough blood to meet the needs of the body
  • Heart transplant evaluation and care after surgery
  • Peripheral vascular disease, where arteries in the limbs narrow and reduce blood flow
  • Aneurysm, or a swelling in the blood vessels
  • Coronary Artery Disease, where the blood vessels delivering oxygen and nutrients to the heart become blocked

After performing a physical exam, a cardiologist may order a number of imaging tests in order to get a better understanding of what disease or complication might be causing problems in the heart and blood vessels. Some of these might include:
  • An electrocardiogram, which checks the heart’s electrical activity
  • X-rays to see tissues more clearly
  • Cardiac catheterization, where a small tube is directed into the heart to test pressure, oxygen levels, and blood flow

Although some cardiologists provide primary care, cardiologists more typically work as consultants to primary care physicians when a heart issue comes up. Cardiologists do not perform surgery, but they can perform “interventional” procedures, such as balloon angioplasty (where a balloon is used to stretch open narrowed veins) or stent placement to keep blood flowing.