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Jyothy J. Puthumana, MD

Northwestern Medical Group
  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

BIOGRAPHY


Dr. Puthumana is a cardiologist at Northwestern Memorial and a member of the Northwestern Medical Faculty Foundation. His special interests include lipid management, nuclear cardiology, echocardiography and disease prevention.

Dr. Puthumana has conducted research at Harvard Medical School in Boston and St. Luke's Roosevelt in New York City. He currently researches coronary risk factor profile difference in patients developing acute heart attack versus stable angina.

Dr. Puthumana attended medical school at St. John's National Academy of Health Sciences in India. He completed his internship, residency, and fellowship at Wayne State University in Detroit, where he was named Best Outgoing Resident in 2001. He is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease and nuclear cardiology, and he speaks Malayalam, Kannada and Hindi.

EDUCATION


  • Medical Education
    St. John's Medical College (India) - 1996
  • Residency
    Detroit Medical Center - 2000
  • Fellowship
    St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hosp. Center - 2004

BOARD CERTIFICATION


  • Cardiovascular Disease

PRIMARY LOCATION


Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute of Northwestern

675 N. St. Clair

Galter 19-100

Chicago, IL 60611

312-695-5774

CLINICAL INTERESTS


  • Echocardiography
  • Nuclear Cardiology
  • Preventive Cardiology

LANGUAGES


  • Hindi
  • Kannada
  • Malayalam

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
  • 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