Akshay Khandelwal MD

Akshay K Khandelwal, MD, FACC

medical group
4.6 / 5

Specialties: Interventional Cardiology, Cardiology

Board Certification and Education

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Interventional Cardiology

Education

  • Sri Devaraj Urs Medical College, 1997

Residencies & Internships

  • Henry Ford Hospital, Internal Medicine, MI, 2003

Fellowships

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

About Me

I specialize in Coronary/Peripheral Interventions, ASD/PFO (Types of Holes in the Heart) Closures and Echo/Nuclear Diagnostic Imaging.  I'm also a member of the Henry Ford Heart and Vascular Institute.

 

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

 

Titles:

  • Director, Cath Lab Quality and STEMI program
  • Associate Division Head, Cardiology, Henry Ford Hospital
  • Chair, Henry Ford Hospital Acute MI/STEMI Committee
  • Clinical Champion, Complex Coronary Revascularization Committee
  • Associate Professor, Wayne State University School of Medicine

 

Research Interests

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

 

Awards and Honors

  • Co-Chair, Detroit East Medical Control Authority's STEMI task force
  • President, American College of Cardiology--Michigan Chapter, 2016-2019
  • Chair, State of Michigan STEMI Systems of Care Workgroup
  • Chair, Board of Governors, American College of Cardiology, 2019-2020
  • Secretary, American College of Cardiology Board of Trustees, 2019-2020

Languages

English, Hindi

Gender

Male
Videos

Akshay Khandelwal, MD - Interventional Cardiology, Henry Ford Health System

Blog Posts
  • Is It A Panic Attack Or Heart Attack?

    Due to similar symptoms, it can be hard to distinguish between a panic attack caused by anxiety and a heart attack. What you need to know to handle either.

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Locations

Hospital Privileges

  • Henry Ford Hospital
  • Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital

Patient Ratings

Overall Patient Ratings:

4.6 out of 5
37 Ratings

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