Vratika Agarwal, MD

Specialties:
Internal Medicine, Interventional Cardiology
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Overview

Vratika Agarwal, MD, is a non-invasive cardiologist and an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Columbia University Irving Medical Center in the Faculty of Medicine at Columbia University. She is a board-certified cardiologist who specializes in Structural and Valvular Imaging. She is board certified in both echocardiography and cardiac computed tomography.

 

Dr. Agarwal graduated from Deccan College of Medical Sciences in Hyderabad, India. She completed her residency and Cardiology fellowship at Staten Island University Hospital/Northwell Health. She was titled Chief Cardiology Fellow during her fellowship. Later, she completed her Fellowship in Structural Interventional Imaging with New York-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center. Additionally, at the University of California San Francisco, Vratika Agarwal, MD, completed advanced training for Clinical Research. She came to Columbia University after being at Yale University School of Medicine, where she was part of the structural heart disease team. She mentored Cardiology fellows, Advanced Imaging fellows, and sonographers at the Yale School of Medicine. She continues to teach non-cardiologists about the importance and uses of cardiovascular ultrasound while speaking for awareness of the cardiovascular disease in women. In addition, she has provided support back in Hyderabad, India, with initiatives to increase access to healthcare services in underserved areas. 

 

Areas of expertise:

  • Echocardiography 
  • Transesophageal echocardiogram
  • Valvular heart disease
  • Transcatheter valve replacement

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine at Columbia University Medical Center

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Westchester

Gender

  • Female

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Location(s)

161 Fort Washington Avenue
New York, NY 10032
177 Ft. Washington Avenue
New York, NY 10032

Insurance Accepted

Aetna

  • Aetna Signature Administrators
  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • NY Signature
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Student Health

Affinity Health Plan

  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

AgeWell

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • Special Needs

Amida Care

  • Special Needs

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West (National)
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Emblem/GHI

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Emblem/HIP

  • ConnectiCare
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Select Care (Exchange)
  • Vytra

Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield

  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Fidelis Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Healthfirst

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Leaf (Exchange)
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare (National)

  • MagnaCare

Medicare

  • Railroad
  • Traditional Medicare

Multiplan

  • Multiplan

MVP Health Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty

RiverSpring

  • Special Needs

UnitedHealthcare

  • Compass (Exchange)
  • Empire Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid (Community Plan)
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO

VNSNY CHOICE

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • SelectHealth
  • Special Needs

WellCare

  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

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Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • Guntur Medical College
  • Deccan College of Medical Sciences
  • Internship: Staten Island University Hospital/ Northwell Health
  • Residency: Staten Island University Hospital/Northwell Health
  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Stony Brook University Hospital

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine