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Dr. Ratnakar Pernenkil MD is a male Internist, has 30 years of experience and practices in Cardiovascular Disease.
Dr. Ratnakar Pernenkil has 4 office locations.
Cardiology Institute
1051 Gause Blvd
Ste 320
Slidell, LA 70458

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Locations and availability (4)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(12)
Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ratnakar Pernenkil is Excellent. Dr. Pernenkil has been reviewed by 12 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.9
  • Currently 2.8571428571429 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.1
  • Currently 3.1428571428571 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.4
  • Currently 3.4285714285714 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.6
  • Currently 3.5714285714286 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.4
  • Currently 3.4285714285714 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.4
  • Currently 3.4285714285714 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Ratnakar Pernenkil, MD is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Heart Block
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • Unstable Angina

Education & Awards

Dr. Pernenkil graduated from Rangaraya Medical College, Kakinada. He has 4 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2008, 2010 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012 - 2013)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Louisiana
Cardiologist
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Greater New Orleans
Cardiologist

Affiliations

Dr. Pernenkil has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Louisiana Heart Hospital 
  • Slidell Memorial Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Pernenkil accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 9 plans
  • Humana - 4 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan - 2 plans
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan
  • Aetna - 2 plans
  • Louisiana Medicaid - 1 plan

Languages

  • Kannada
  • Telugu


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Ratnakar Pernenkil practice?
Dr. Ratnakar Pernenkil practices Cardiovascular Disease near Slidell, LA.
Additional practice locations include: Lacombe, LA and Picayune, MS.
See Slidell Cardiologists.