Akshay Khandelwal MD

Akshay K Khandelwal, MD

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Specialties: Interventional Cardiology, Cardiology

Board Certification and Education

Board Certifications

  • ABMS Internal Medicine - Interventional Cardiology
  • ABMS Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease

Medical School

  • Sri Devaraj Urs Medical College, 1997

Residencies & Internships

  • Henry Ford Hospital, Internal Medicine, MI, 2003

Fellowships

  • Henry Ford Hospital, Cardiology, MI, 2006
  • Henry Ford Hospital, Interventional Cardiology, MI, 2007

About Me

Languages

English, Hindi(indian)

Gender

Male

Biography

Henry Ford Heart and Vascular Institute

I specialize in Coronary/Peripheral Interventions, ASD/PFO (Types of Holes in the Heart) Closures and Echo/Nuclear Diagnostic Imaging.

I enjoy spending time with my family, travelling to places of historical importance and natural beauty, and the ongoing pursuit of physical fitness.

Board Certifications:
Board Certified, American Board of Internal Medicine
Board Certified, American Board of Internal Medicine--Cardiovascular Subspecialty
Board Certified, American Board of Internal Medicine--Cardiovascular Interventions Subspecialty
Board Certified, National Board of Echocardiography
Board Certified, Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology

Professional Membership:
President-elect/Governor-elect, American College of Cardiology Michigan Chapter (three-year full term to start March 2016)
Clinical Assistant Professor, Wayne State University
Director, Cath Lab Quality and STEMI program
Director, Outpatient Cardiovascular Services, Henry Ford Hospital
Chair, Henry Ford Hospital Acute MI/STEMI Committee
Co-Chair, Detroit East Medical Control Authority's STEMI task force
Clinical Champion, Complex Coronary Revascularization Committee
Member, Executive Committee of Cardiovascular Clinical Council, Henry Ford Health System
Member, Peer Review Committee, Division of Cardiology, Henry Ford Medical Group/Henry Ford Hospital
Member, Henry Ford Medical Group Operations Council
Member, Clinical Integration Committee, Henry Ford Physician Network
Member, Clinical Quality Management Committee, Health Alliance Plan
Member, Planning Committee; Session Moderator; and Abstract Reviewer, American College of Cardiology Scientific Sessions 2016 meeting
Member, American College of Cardiology
Member, Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions
Member, American Hospital Association Michigan Mission: Lifeline Committee
Member, American Medical Association
Member, Michigan State Medical Society
Member, Wayne State Medical Society

Philosophy
I provide professional, compassionate, high-quality care, treating not just the heart, but body and soul. I treat all patients as I would want my family treated. I believe in open communication and presenting all options that are in your best interests.

Research Interests
Acute coronary syndromes
Chronic coronary artery disease
Complex coronary artery disease
Cardiovascular quality and value of care

Awards and Honors
President/Governor-elect, Michigan Chapter of the American College of Cardiology (will serve as Chapter President/Governor from March 2016-March 2019)
Abstract reviewer, American College of Cardiology Scientific Sessions 2016
2014 Henry Ford Health System Focus on People Award—Cardiology/Structural Heart Disease
2013 Henry Ford Health System Focus on People Award—Cardiology/Structural Heart Disease
2013 Volunteer Recognition Award, American Heart Association—Midwest Affiliate
Completed Physician Leadership Institute course, Henry Ford Medical Group/Henry Ford Health System, December 2013
Emerging Faculty Award/Participant, American College of Cardiology, 2012
Co-recipient, American Heart Association/Duke Clinical Research Institute STEMI Accelerator Grant, 2012
Principle educator/trainer, Henry Ford Hospital transradial catheterization program, 2010-present
Abstract reviewer, American College of Cardiology/I2 Scientific Sessions, 2007-2011
American Board of Internal Medicine Certifying Board of Interventional Cardiology Relevance Reviewer 2009-2010
Division of Cardiology C.A.R.E. Award, 2009 (3), Henry Ford Hospital (C.A.R.E. Awards were discontinued after 2009)
Division of Cardiology C.A.R.E. Award, 2008, Henry Ford Hospital
2nd Place, Oral Case Competition, Michigan Chapter of the American College of Cardiology Annual Meeting 2004
1st Place, Podium Presentation, Henry Ford Hospital Resident and Fellow Research Forum 2003
Chief Medical Resident, 2002-2003, Henry Ford Hospital
Resident Research Award of the Year, Department of Internal Medicine, Henry Ford Hospital, 2001-2002
3rd Place, Podium Presentation, Henry Ford Hospital Resident and Fellow Research Forum 2002
First Class, Pharmacology, Pathology, Ophthalmology, Medicine, SDUMC, India
First Class, Ist MBBS (Anatomy, Biochemistry, Physiology), SDUMC, India

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Locations

Henry Ford Hospital
2799 West Grand Blvd.
Detroit, MI 48202

Hospital Privileges

  • Henry Ford Hospital
  • Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital