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Bharathi Upadhya, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

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4.7 out of 5

111 Ratings
18 Comments

Bharathi Upadhya, M.D.

Assistant Professor,

Clinical Interests

Cardiovascular Imaging, Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Cardiology (clinical)

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Additional Languages

Indian (Hindi)

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Education & Training

  • M.D., Mysore University Govt Medical College-India, 1994
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Vijaya Nagar Inst of Med Sci, 1998
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, North Carolina Baptist Hospita, 2005
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, North Carolina Baptist Hospita, 2007
  • Fellowship, Penn State University-Hershey, 2010

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease

NPI Number

  • 1730381989
Bharathi Upadhya, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

111 Ratings
18 Comments

Bharathi Upadhya, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Cardiology

Contact Information

Request An Appointment

Academic: 336-716-9075 | Department: 336-716-9075

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Recent Publications

Milks MW, Upadhya B, Hall ME, Vasu S, Hundley WG, Stacey RB. Right ventricular stress-induced perfusion defects and late gadolinium enhancement in coronary artery disease. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2015;39(2):185-188.

Kitzman DW, Upadhya B, Vasu S. What the dead can teach the living: systemic nature of heart failure with preserved ejection fraction [editorial]. Circulation. 2015;131(6):522-524.

Upadhya B, Haykowsky MJ, Eggebeen J, Kitzman DW. Sarcopenic obesity and the pathogenesis of exercise intolerance in heart failure with preserved ejection fraction. Curr Heart Fail Rep. 2015;12(3):205-214.

Upadhya B, Taffet GE, Cheng CP, Kitzman DW. Heart failure with preserved ejection fraction in the elderly: scope of the problem. J Mol Cell Cardiol. 2015;83():73-87.

Kitzman DW, Upadhya B, Reeves G. Hospitalizations and prognosis in elderly patients with heart failure and preserved ejection fraction: time to treat the whole patient [editorial comment]. JACC Heart Fail. 2015;3(6):442-444.

Upadhya B, Haykowsky MJ, Eggebeen J, Kitzman DW. Exercise intolerance in heart failure with preserved ejection fraction: more than a heart problem. J Geriatr Cardiol. 2015;12(3):294-304.

Cheng JW, Vasu S, Cheng P, Upadhya B, Stacey B, Pu M. Do real-time three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiographic images actually reflect what we directly visualize? [abstract]. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2015;28(6):B114.

Gilbert ON, Bradford N, Vasu S, Upadhya B, Pu M. Calculation of left ventricular stroke volume by Doppler echocardiography: is one method better than the other? [abstract]. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015;65(10 Suppl):A1322.

Yeboah J, Upadhya B. Transthoracic echocardiography In: Lefebvre C, O'Neill JC, Cline DM, eds. The atlas of cardiovascular emergencies. New York: McGraw-Hill Education;2015: 43-45.

Stacey RB, Andersen M, Haag J, Hall ME, McLeod G, Upadhya B, Hundley WG, Thohan V. Right ventricular morphology and systolic function in left ventricular noncompaction cardiomyopathy. Am J Cardiol. 2014;113(6):1018-1023.

Kitzman DW, Upadhya B. Heart failure with preserved ejection fraction: a heterogenous disorder with multifactorial pathophysiology [editorial comment]. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014;63(5):457-459.

Upadhya B, Stacey RB, Ntim W, Knovich MA, Pu M. Echocardiography-derived tricuspid regurgitant jet velocity is an important marker for the progression of sickle-cell disease. Acta Haematol. 2014;132(2):152-158.

Iwano H, Pu M, Upadhya B, Meyers B, Vlachos P, Little WC. Delay of left ventricular longitudinal expansion with diastolic dysfunction: impact on load dependence of e' and longitudinal strain rate. Physiol Rep. 2014;2(7):e12082.

Stacey RB, Haag J, Hall ME, McLeod G, Upadhya B, Hundley WG, Thohan V. Mitral regurgitation in left ventricular noncompaction cardiomyopathy assessed by cardiac MRI. J Heart Valve Dis. 2014;23(5):591-597.

Upadhya B, Ntim W, Brandon Stacey R, Henderson R, Leedy D, O'Brien FX, Knovich MA. Prolongation of QTc intervals and risk of death among patients with sickle cell disease. Eur J Haematol. 2013;91(2):170-178.

Iwano H, Pu M, Upadhya B, Meyers B, Vlachos P, Little WC. Relation of early diastolic mitral annular velocity, mitral flow velocity, and left ventricular strain rate on intraventricular pressure difference [abstract]. Circulation. 2013;128(22 Suppl):A13311.

Wahla AS, Ruiz J, Noureddine N, Upadhya B, Sane DC, Owen J. Myocardial infarction in thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura: a single-center experience and literature review. Eur J Haematol. 2008;81(4):311-316.

Applegate RJ, Upadhya B, Little WC, Xenakis M, Gandhi SK, Baki TT, Kahl FR, Kutcher MA. Late outcomes after intervention of vein grafts in diabetics with abciximab use. Int J Cardiol. 2006;111(1):136-141.

Deliargyris EN, Upadhya B, Melton LG, Thompson C, Fisher M, Gabriel DA, Dehmer GJ, Sane DC. Unfractionated heparin reduces the anti-platelet effects of abciximab but not eptifibatide during PCI. Clin Appl Thromb Hemost. 2006;12(4):458-464.

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Assistant Professor, Cardiology

Clinical Interests

Cardiovascular Imaging, Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Cardiology (clinical)
Bharathi Upadhya, M.D.

Bharathi Upadhya, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Cardiology

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Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

Bharathi Upadhya, M.D.111 Ratings
18 Comments

Doctor Ratings

The overall Patient Rating score is the average of responses to the nine questions listed below. The questions are from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a 1 to 5 scale, where 1 represents "very poor" and 5 represents "very good."
Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey

CP concern for questions/worries
4.7
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.7
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.7
CP spoke using clear language
4.7
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.8
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.7
Patients' confidence in CP
4.8
Time CP spent with patient
4.7
Wait time at clinic
4.6



Patient Comments

Comments are taken from the Care Provider section of the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are posted exactly as they are written. Comments are added weekly. To protect patient privacy and confidentiality, patient names are not included.

6/25/2015

Not only is Dr. Upadhya an incredible doctor, but she is also the most caring physician I have ever had. She truly cares for her patients and their overall wellbeing.

6/23/2015

A family member said that should they need a cardiologist *Dr. Upadhya would be the one they would want.

6/15/2015

She is very capable of her position - very good experience.

5/28/2015

Great.

5/28/2015

Dr. U is very caring and thorough.

4/30/2015

Exceptional experience!

4/22/2015

Above & beyond my expectations very pleased.

3/4/2015

Good.

2/24/2015

I cannot begin to express how pleased I am with the care I received by *Dr. Upadhya and the staff.

2/5/2015

Good.

2/3/2015

Things were very well.

1/10/2015

Very good.

12/4/2014

Good.

11/20/2014

Excellent care & genuine concern.

11/19/2014

Very good.

10/29/2014

Excellent teacher!

10/14/2014

*Dr. Upadhya is the kindest, most pleasant, caring dr. I have ever been too. She is very thorough and remembers her patients each time and follows up. I look forward to coming for my checkups.

8/15/2014

In my opinion, I have a really good doctor and wish we had more like her.

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