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About Dr. Chirag M Sandesara
Dr. Chirag M Sandesara, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Manassas, VA. He has 19 years of experience. His specialties include Cardiovascular Disease, Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Sandesara is affiliated with Novant Health Uva Health System Prince William Medical Cntr and Inova Fairfax Hospital. Dr. Sandesara has received 2 awards. He speaks English.
Dr. Chirag M Sandesara has the following 3 specialties
- Cardiovascular Disease
- Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
While cardiologists diagnose and treat all types of heart disease, electrophysiologists have extended education in rhythmic disorders, also known as cardiac arrhythmia or an irregular heartbeat. An electrophysiologist typically works closely with a cardiologist and together they can treat arrhythmia, help you prevent blood clots, or restore and control a normal heart rate.
They can also provide information on medications and devices — such as a pacemaker or an implantable defibrillator — used to control an abnormal heart rate. When it come to treating arrhythmias, there are both invasive and non-invasive treatment options and an electrophysiologist can help you decide which is right for you.
- Internal Medicine
An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.
Dr. Chirag M Sandesara has the following 5 expertise
- Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
- High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
- Unstable Angina
- High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
- Heart Block
Dr. Chirag M Sandesara is Board Certified in 2 specialties
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
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When a physicians God complex interferes with patient care it's time for that physician to stop practicing. Although he thinks he is God and acts like he is God, he is in fact not God. What his patients say and what they desire means nothing to him. He makes decisions for his patients and decides their treatment plan based on his belief and that is not only unprofessional but wrong.
After waiting for over an hour and a half I finally got back to a room. Unfortunately Dr. Sandesara's God complex interferes with patient care. God forbid you want any type of quality of life or want to make an informed decision about your health and your body that he disagrees with. If you need a cardiologist or electrophysiologist I recommend going to a veterinarian before seeing Dr. Sandesara or any of his partners.
I have been with Dr. Sandesara for years and have unique arrhythmia issues that he has managed well, He is always pleasant and I trust his skill and knowledge. Everytime I see him I fell like he is completly focusned on my issue and truley understands the anxiety i sometime have regarding it.
Dr Sandesara has performed two cardiac ablations on me for atrial fib. They are mostly successful, improving my life considerably. He's been very good about listening to my medical issues and working with me to develop a treatment plan that I can live with. Dr Sandesara takes the time to listen to my health problems and treats me with great respect. He also stays abreast of current trends in cardiac medicine and questions traditional methods that aren't workin to revise my treatment plans to fit my needs. He's a great doctor and I have complete trust in him.
Patients' Choice Award (2010, 2011, 2013, 2015, 2016)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2013, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
Dr. Sandesara is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
19 Years Experience
Ross University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1999
Dr. Chirag M Sandesara accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
Aetna Innovation Health
- Aetna VA Signature Gold HMO
- Anthem HealthKeepers HMO POS
- Anthem KeyCare PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
- CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
- CareFirst Maryland POS
Coventry Health Care
- Coventry - Bon Secours Tier 2
- Coventry - Southside Tier 2
- Coventry Southern Health PPO
- Coventry Virginia - HMO
- First Health PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO