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Kameswari Maganti, MD

Northwestern Medical Group
  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

BIOGRAPHY


Dr. Maganti is a cardiologist at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and the medical director of the Cardiac Rehabilitation Program at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Her special interests include valvular heart disease, coronary artery disease, and echocardiography.

Dr. Maganti is an Associate professor at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine and conducts research on valvular heart disease and atherosclerosis. Her current research initiatives include: 2- and 3-dimensional echocardiography for evaluation of left ventricular geometric changes in valvular heart disease; evaluation of atrial velocities on transesophageal echocardiography; evaluation of natural history of patients with bicuspid aortic valve disease, study of beneficial effects of exercise and cardiac rehabilitation, gender differences in response to supervised exercise in patients undergoing cardiac rehabilitation, and evaluation of feedback in motivating patients to exercise.

Dr. Maganti is also active in a number of professional societies, including the American Society of Echocardiography, the American Heart Association Go Red for Women luncheon and Women in Cardiology Committee, and the American College of Cardiology. She also reviews journal articles and abstracts for major medical journals and scientific societies.

Dr. Maganti attended medical school at Guntur Medical College in India, and went on to complete her internship and residency at Weiss Memorial Hospital in Chicago. She completed her cardiovascular fellowship at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, and completed advanced imaging fellowship at Northwestern University. She is board certified in cardiovascular disease, echocardiography, and internal medicine. Dr. Maganti speaks fluent Telugu and some Hindi.

EDUCATION


  • Medical Education
    Guntur Medical College (India) - 1990
  • Residency
    Weiss Memorial Hospital - 1997
  • Fellowship
    Univ. of Nebraska Medical Center - 2000

BOARD CERTIFICATION


  • Cardiovascular Disease

PRIMARY LOCATION


Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute of Northwestern

675 N. St. Clair

Galter 19-100

Chicago, IL 60611

312-664-3278

CLINICAL INTERESTS


  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Echocardiography
  • Valvular Heart Disease
  • Women and Heart Disease

ACCEPTED INSURANCE


  • Aetna EPO
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • Aetna US Healthcare HMO
  • BCBS Blue Advantage PPO
  • BCBS Classic Blue
  • BCBS PPO
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Choice Supervalu PPO
  • Cigna EPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • HFN-Healthcares Finest Network
  • HMOI Fox Valley IPA
  • HealthLink
  • Humana ChoiceCare POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS EPO
  • PHCS POS
  • PHCS PPO
  • PNA (Preferred Network Access)
  • PPO Next
  • Preferred Plan PPO
  • TriCare(US Military Insurance)
  • Unicare PPO(Wellpoint Network)
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice Plus
  • UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select
  • UnitedHealthcare Select HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select Plus
  • Wellmark/Healthnetwork PPO
  • Workmans Compensation