Prashanth Katrapati, M.D., a cardiologist who is fellowship trained in
interventional cardiology, has joined Providence Medical Group Cardiology,
Kansas City, Kan. His office is conveniently located on the Providence
Medical Center campus at 8919 Parallel Parkway, Suite 580, 913-596-7224.
Other cardiologists with the group include Donald J. McSweyn, M.D., MBA,
FACP, FACC, FSCAI, and Venkat R. Pasnoori, M.D., MPH, FACC.
Providence Medical Center was recently named one of America’s 100
Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention in 2015 by Healthgrades. It was
the only hospital to earn this honor in Kansas and the Kansas City metro
area. Healthgrades also designated Providence a five star hospital in
the treatment of heart attacks.
Dr. Katrapati’s expertise is in coronary, peripheral and structural
heart intervention. He will use cutting-edge technology and his skills
to complement the cardiovascular services Providence offers. “My
goal is to provide exceptional, compassionate and personalized care to
the residents of Wyandotte County and the surrounding communities,”
Dr. Katrapati says.
Dr. Katrapati recently completed fellowships in cardiovascular medicine
and interventional cardiology at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor,
Mich., where he also served as chief fellow. During his fellowship, he
was involved in clinical research focusing on optimal treatments for patients
with heart attacks. He also has presented at regional and national conferences.
He performed a residency in internal medicine at University Hospitals of
Cleveland/Case Western, Cleveland, Ohio. He also served as chief resident
and clinical instructor in medicine there. He earned his medical degree
from the University of Toledo, Toledo, Ohio, and was inducted into the
Gold Humanism Foundation for his compassionate care. His undergraduate
degree is in chemical engineering from the University of Michigan, where
he graduated magna cum laude.
Dr. Katrapati is board certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular
diseases and is a member of the American College of Cardiology. He is
board eligible in interventional cardiology. He has specialized training
in echocardiography, nuclear cardiology and he is a registered physician
in vascular interpretation.
Originally from the states of Michigan and Ohio, Dr. Katrapati is relocating
to the Kansas City area with his wife, a native of Kansas, and his son.
In his spare time, the doctor enjoys playing sports, watching movies and
spending time with his family.
Dr. Katrapati is accepting new patients. To schedule an appointment, call