Dr. Krishnamoorthy Vivekananthan MD Cardiologist

Dr. Krishnamoorthy Vivekananthan is a cardiologist in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center and Houston Northwest Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Kilpauk Medical College and has been in practice for 24 years. He is one of 17 doctors at Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center and one of 34 at Houston Northwest Medical Center who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Education & Medical Training

University Medical Center (Lafayette LA)
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2002–2006

Kilpauk Medical College
Class of 1990

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Interventional Cardiology

LA State Medical License
Active through 2014

TX State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2011

Publications & Presentations

A safety and feasibility report of combined direct thrombin and GP IIb/IIIa inhibition with bivalirudin and tirofiban in peripheral vascular disease intervention: treating critical limb ischemia like acute coronary syndrome.
Allie, D. E., Hebert, C. J., Lirtzman, M. D., Wyatt, C. H., Keller, V. A., Khan, M. H., Khan, M. A., Fail, P. S., Vivekananthan, K., Allie, S. E., Mitran, E. V., Chaisson, G., Stagg, S. J., Allie, A. A., McElderry, M. W., Barker, E. A., Walker, C. M.

Critical limb ischemia: a global epidemic.A critical analysis of current treatment unmasks the clinical and economic costs of CLI.
Allie, D. E., Hebert, C. J., Lirtzman, M. D., Wyatt, C. H., Keller, V. A., Khan, M. H., Khan, M. A., Fail, P. S., Vivekananthan, K., Mitran, E. V., Allie, S. E., Chaisson, G., Stagg, S. J., Allie, A. A., McElderry, M. W., Walker, C. M.

Endovascular stenting for stenoses in surgically reconstructed brachiocephalic bypass grafts: immediate and midterm outcomes.
Anzuini, A., Chiesa, R., Vivekananthan, K., Uretsky, B., Colombo, A., Margonato, A., Airoldi, F., Rosanio, S., Augello, G., Birnbaum, Y., Magnani, G., Esposito, G., Melissano, G., Moura, M. R., Briguori, C.

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