About Dr. Valluvan Jeevanandam,
Heart Valve Surgeon

Hello! My name is Dr. Valluvan Jeevanandam and I am a cardiac surgeon having graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine in 1984. To date, I have performed approximately 5,000 cardiac surgeries, of which 2,000 involved heart valve procedures. I regularly perform surgery at University of Chicago Medical Center. Read more...

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26 Patient Reviews for
Dr. Jeevanandam

"Dr. Jeevanandam and his whole team have been nothing but amazing. Dr. Jeevanandam is a fantastic surgeon. I was super nervous about my first ever surgery and that was for my heart. It have been 3 weeks since my surgery and my recovery is going great. Dr. Jeevanandam is god sent for myself and I’m sure for many others as well. He understood my concerns and was extremely smart which made me feel as ease which was helpful to calm my nerves.

I also liked how his team was always available to answer questions which is very important and they have met all of my requirements for being the best healthcare providers. Thank you so much! A special thanks to Allison, Calvin, Edith, and, of course, Dr. Jeevanandam."

-- Sonali Patel , Aortic Valve, Valve Replacement, Root Replacement, 12/09/2019

"Dr. Jeevanandam is an extremely competent and caring surgeon. He clearly explained the needed procedures, benefits and risks in my surgery. I had complete confidence in him going into surgery. In my recovery, in cardiac intensive care and then cardiac care, I found that he is supported by an equally competent and caring team of physicians, nurses, and other health care specialists. I left the hospital five days after surgery, and have continued to gain endurance and strength every day. I am very grateful for the care he and his "high performing team" provided to me. It is no exaggeration to state that he has extended my life, and I very much appreciate it!"

-- John Furcon, Aortic Valve, Valve Replacement, Median Sternotomy, 04/12/2019

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My Specialities &
Clinical Interests

My heart surgery specialties include:

  • Minimally invasive heart valve surgery
  • Re-operative aortic and mitral valve surgery
  • Mitral valve repair

In addition, I have research and clinical interests specific to:

  • Concomitant atrial fibrillation and valve surgery
  • Prevention of kidney dysfunction after heart valve surgery

Education, Training & Certificates

Dr. Valluvan Jeevanandam, heart surgeon, graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine in 1984.

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The office of Dr. Jeevanandam is located at 5841 S. Maryland Ave, Chicago, IL 60637. To get driving directions to this office, please click the map below.

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Page last updated: July 21, 2021