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Vikas Bhalla, MD, MSc, MBA, FACC

| 4.69 out of 5
28 ratings | 8 comments
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  • Cardiac Catheterization and Interventions
  • Cardiovascular Medicine
  • About

    Vikas Bhalla graduated from a premier medical school in India, the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, with a medical degree and a Master of Science in clinical research. He is a board-certified clinician. He also has a Master of Business Administration from Goizueta Business School at Emory University in Atlanta.

    After serving as an internal medicine specialist at Emory for five years, Dr. Bhalla began to focus his career in cardiology. He completed a cardiology fellowship at Einstein Healthcare Network in Philadelphia, followed by an interventional cardiology fellowship at UK. Dr Bhalla joined UK HealthCare in July 2016.

    His clinical, research and business backgrounds have informed his research of helping provide patients with the best care. The overarching goal of his career is to improve the quality of patient care through innovations and by developing an efficient, evidence-based delivery model.

    Dr. Bhalla has helped conduct multiple studies in the area of health outcomes research, culminating in more than 100 peer-reviewed manuscripts/abstracts/book chapters. His publications have been widely cited worldwide.

    Personal Statement

    I want to offer my patients state-of-the-art, evidence-based, compassionate care. My research is focused on outcomes research to create evidence in what works and what doesn’t work for patients. I want to make sure that patients have the best outcomes possible.

    Faculty Rank

    Assistant Professor of Medicine


    All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, Delhi


    Cornell University Medical College, New York


    Cardiology, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia

    Interventional Cardiology, University of Kentucky

    Certifications and Special Training

    Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology

    American Board of Internal Medicine

    American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease

    American Board of Internal Medicine, Interventional Cardiology

    National Board of Echocardiography

  • Ratings & Reviews

    | 4.69 out of 5
    28 ratings |8 comments

    The star rating is a calculation based on feedback from our patients using our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Learn more about our survey process. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

    October, 2019
    *Dr. V Bhalla is the BEST.

    October, 2019
    I had 0 problems with no one, I had a good day.

    August, 2019
    Fantastic care, one of the bet I've ever had in a doctor's office and I have seen many doctors.

    July, 2019
    Felt *Doctor Bhalla was very good and knowledgeable about my heart.

    June, 2019
    From the very beginning I never felt more safe, the professional, caring & kindness. They all showed was more than anyone could imagine. Thank you.

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  • Locations

    Cardiac Catheterization & Interventions

    Gill Heart & Vascular Institute
    UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital - Pavilion G
    Gill Heart & Vascular Institute
    800 Rose St.
    Lexington, KY 40536

    Bluegrass Cardiology Consultants

    Frankfort Medical Pavilion
    Frankfort Medical Pavilion
    279 King's Daughters Drive
    Suite 204
    Frankfort, KY 40601
    Monday - Thursday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm
    Friday: 8:00 am-4:30 pm

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