Dr. Jawahar L. Mehta MD Cardiologist

Dr. Jawahar Mehta is a cardiologist in Little Rock, Arkansas and is affiliated with John L. McClellan Memorial Veterans Hospital. He received his medical degree from Government Medical College Amritsar and has been in practice for 47 years. Dr. Mehta accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 24 doctors at John L. McClellan Memorial Veterans Hospital who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease. He also speaks multiple languages, including Hindi/Urdu.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: Interventional, Peripheral Endovascular Interventional

Clinical Interests: Vascular, Endovascular, STEMI and PCI Carotid artery stenting AAA endovascular repair All vascular interventions Structural heart interventions including PFO/ASD closure

Hospital Affiliation

John L. McClellan Memorial Veterans Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Westchester Medical Center
Residency, Pediatrics, 1971 - 1971

North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1973 - 1975

Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Beth Israel Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1971 - 1973

Westchester Medical Center
Internship, Transitional Year, 1970 - 1970

Government Medical College Amritsar
Class of 1967

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 30 years in Orthopaedic Surgery

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 25 years in Hand Surgery

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Elected Member, The American Society for Clinical Investigation
1990

Publications & Presentations

Can autologous bone marrow transplantation improve systolic function in patients with multiple myeloma related cardiac amyloidosis?
Raina, S.,Pant, S.,Vallurupalli, S.,Jambhekar, K.,Pandey, T.,Grazziutti, M.,Barlogie, B.,Dai, Y.,Deshmukh, A.,Mehta, J. L.

The neighborhood where you live is a risk factor for stroke.
Balamurugan, A.,Delongchamp, R.,Bates, J. H.,Mehta, J. L.

Regulation of autophagy and apoptosis in response to angiotensin II in HL-1 cardiomyocytes.
Wang, X.,Dai, Y.,Ding, Z.,Khaidakov, M.,Mercanti, F.,Mehta, J. L.

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Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Capital BC Keystone Health Plan Central HMO
  • Capital Blue Cross PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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