Santi Yarlagadda
Santi Yarlagadda, MD, is a cardiologist at National Jewish Health. Dr. Yarlagadda is in the Division of Cardiology and Department of Medicine.
Assistant Professor
Division of Cardiology
Department of Medicine
Previously a 5280 Top Doctor (1st year)

Education

Education
Albany Medical College, Albany, NY, MD
The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, BS, Major in Biology, Concentration in Cell & Molecular Biology
Residency
Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, Internal Medicine
Fellowship
The University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, Advanced Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplant Fellowship
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Memorial Hermann Hospital, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, LBJ Hospital of Harris County, Houston, TX, Cardiovascular Disease

Board Certification

2019: Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
2017: American Board of Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease
2017: Level II Training in Echocardiography
2017: Level II Training in Invasive Cardiology
2013: American Board of Internal Medicine

Professional Memberships

International Society for Heart and Lung Transplant (ISHLT)
American College of Cardiology (ACC)
American Heart Association (AHA)

Publications

Higgins JP, Yang B, Herrin NE, Yarlagadda S, et al. “Consumption of Energy Beverage is Associated with Attenuation of Arterial Endothelial Flow-Mediated Dilatation.” World Journal of Cardiology. 2017; 9(2):162-166.
 
Shih MJ, Kakodkar SA, Kaid Y, Hassel JL, Yarlagadda S, Fogg LF, Madias C, Krishnan K, Torhman RG. “Reassessing Risk Factors for High Defibrillation Threshold: The EF-SAGA Risk Score and Implications for Device Testing.” Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology. 2016; 39: 483–489.
 
Shih M, Kakodkar S, Kaid Y, Hassel J, Yarlagadda S, Fogg L, Madias C, Krishnan K, Trohman R. “Reassessing Risk Factors for High Defibrillation Threshold: The EF-SAGA Risk Score and Implications for Device Testing.” American Heart Association Scientific Sessions, November 10, 2015, Orlando, FL
 
Higgins JP, Yarlagadda S, Yang B. “Cardiovascular Complications of Energy Drinks.” Beverages. 2015; 1(2): 104-126.
 
Gallichio M, Yarlagadda S., Rainow A, Conti D. “Dialysis Time is a Risk Factor for Long-Term Deceased-Donor Transplant Survival.” Transplantation, supplement 2S, 86:41, 2008

Conflicts of Interest

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Contact Information

  • Office: 877.225.5654

 

Locations

  • National Jewish Health Main Campus
    1400 Jackson St.
    Denver, CO 80206

Patient Ratings

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Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.
 

Provider showed concern
4.7

Friendliness
4.8

Spoke using clear language
4.8

Provider explained things clearly
4.7

Amount of time spent with you
4.7

Provider included you in decisions
4.7

Confidence in your doctor
4.7

Likelihood of recommending this provider
4.7
 

Comments

Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.
 

National Jewish Health PatientNovember, 2020
*Dr. Yarlagadda is outstanding. Caring, knowledgeable, straight talker who really listens!

National Jewish Health PatientNovember, 2020
The dr. was very good at explaining any questions I had. 9. If I had a question she explained it.

National Jewish Health PatientOctober, 2020
I think Dr Santi was very friendly, understanding and interested in me.

National Jewish Health PatientSeptember, 2020
*Dr. Yarlagadda is amazing! Great dr.

National Jewish Health PatientSeptember, 2020
Exceptional focus on my situation, with the knowledge to take corrective action.

National Jewish Health PatientSeptember, 2020
Dr Yarlagada has been amazing in making sure I understand my condition and what options are to treat it. She suggested I get tested for [PHI] and being treated for it has changed my life. I have so much more energy and my [condition] has returned to normal. Very good Doctor!

National Jewish Health PatientAugust, 2020
Very friendly and personable doctor, listens carefully and pays attention to me.

National Jewish Health PatientAugust, 2020
Excellent

National Jewish Health PatientAugust, 2020
Dr. Y was an active and patient listener. I was given the courtesy of sharing my thoughts and she honestly cared and listened!

National Jewish Health PatientAugust, 2020
From the start I was delighted with NJH and with Dr. Santi. I found a caring, friendly and supportive environment from all sides. This has continued to today.

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