Westbury, NY 11590
Karthik Gujja, MD, MPH, is a board-certified physician specializing in general cardiology, interventional cardiology, and endovascular intervention. He currently treats patients at Long Island Heart&Vascular Specialist offices located in Long Island, Queens, and Brooklyn. He is the Associate Director for Endovascular program at Mount Sinai Hospital.
Dr. Gujja graduated from India’s Mahadevappa Rampure Medical College in Gulbarga, Karnataka, in 2003. He later completed an internal medicine internship at Long Island College Hospital in Long Island, New York, as well as fellowships in cardiology and interventional cardiology at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York. In addition to this comprehensive training, Dr. Gujja completed a third fellowship in endovascular intervention/peripheral at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York.
Highly skilled and educated, Dr. Gujja strives to provide his patients with the best possible care as a longtime cardiovascular disease specialist. Dr. Gujja has undergone extensive training to treat cardiovascular-related conditions, such as art failure, heart attack, congenital heart problems, and coronary artery diseases.
Dr. Gujja is also a renowned endovascular intervention specialist, offering low-risk alternatives to open surgery. He has been treating patients with peripheral artery disease (PAD) for many years and continues to improve their quality of life through minimally invasive procedures, lifestyle changes, and medications. These new treatments can help patients take control of their PAD symptoms, such as swollen legs and leg pain, allowing them to return to their regular activities.
At Long Island Heart & Vascular, Dr. Gujja is able to offer his patients the most advanced cardiovascular and endovascular intervention testing and treatments under one roof, making each visit as comfortable and convenient as possible.
- Below the Knee Interventions (Critical Limb Ischemia). Karthik Gujja- Interventional Cardiology: Principles and Practice, 2016 – Wiley / Blackwell – Second Edition
- Popliteal Artery Interventions. Karthik Gujja- Interventional Cardiology: Principles and Practice, 2016 – Wiley / Blackwell – Second Edition
- Chronic Venous Insufficiency. Karthik Gujja- Interventional Cardiology: Principles and Practice, 2016 – Wiley / Blackwell – Second Edition
- Chronic Venous Insufficiency. Karthik Gujja - Interventional Cardiology Clinics, 2014 – Elsevier.
- Acute Limb Ischemia. Karthik Gujja- Interventional Cardiology Clinics, 2014 - Elsevier
- Efficacy and Safety of Bare Metal and Drug-Eluting Stents. Karthik Gujja, MD, Amar Narula, MD, Gregg W. Stone, MD and Ajay J. Kirtane, MD. Coronary Stenting: A Companion to Topol's Textbook of Interventional Cardiology. Published year 2014
- Prosthetic heart valves. Karthik Gujja, MD. Practical Manual of Echocardiography in the Urgent Setting. Published year 2013.
- Intravascular ultrasound guided directional atherectomy versus directional atherectomy guided by angiography for the treatment of femoropopliteal in-stent restenosis. Ther Adv Cardiovasc Dis. 2018 Jan;12(1):17-22
- An Algorithm for the Use of Embolic Protection During Atherectomy for Femoral Popliteal Lesions. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2017 Feb 27;10(4):403-410.
- Intravascular Ultrasound Is an Effective Tool for Predicting Histopathology-Confirmed Evidence of Adventitial Injury Following Directional Atherectomy for the Treatment of Peripheral Artery Disease. J Endovasc Ther. 2016 Aug; 23(4):672-3.
- Histopathological Evidence of Adventitial or Medial Injury Is a Strong Predictor of Restenosis During Directional Atherectomy for Peripheral Artery Disease. J Endovasc Ther. 2015 Oct;22(5):712-5.
- Bifurcation stenting in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: an analysis from dkcrush II randomized study. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2013 Sep 1;82(3):E133-7.
- The Incidence Of Procedural Difficulty In Transradial Coronary Angiography (Research Study). Journal of American College of Cardiology (JACC), 2011; 57:1876
- Significance of Heart Rate Variability, Ventricular Arrhythmic Burden and a Novel Non-Invasive Marker Score in Heart Failure Patients with Preserved Ejection Fraction Prognostic Journal of Cardiac Failure. 2009 Aug; 15(6): S61
Karthik Gujja, MD, MPH
1600 Stewart Ave
Westbury, NY 11590