Dr. Rajeev S Kathuria MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Rajeev Kathuria is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Scottsdale, Arizona and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Arizona Heart Hospital and Arrowhead Hospital. He received his medical degree from George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and has been in practice for 29 years. Dr. Kathuria accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 6 doctors at Arizona Heart Hospital and one of 3 at Arrowhead Hospital who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Clinical Interests: Minimallly invasive valve surgery

Education & Medical Training

George Washington University
Residency, General Surgery, 1985–1991

George Washington University
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1991–1993

George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Class of 1985

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 22 years in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Resurgence of malaria and drug resistance in plasmodium falciparum and plasmodium vivax species in Bombay.
Potkar, C. N., Kshirsagar, N. A., Kathuria, R.

Diagnosis of paraesophageal omental hiatal hernia by magnetic resonance imaging.
Rockoff, S. D., Aaron, B. L., Black, C., Kathuria, R., Biben, L.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Whole Health Banner Health Network
  • BCBS Arizona BlueAlliance Network
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Arizona HMO
  • Health Net Arizona HMO ExcelCare Network
  • Health Net Arizona PPO/POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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