3801 West 15th Street

Building B, Suite 320

Plano, Texas 75075 

Phone: 972.985.8838

Fax: 844.292.1457

8080 Independence Pkwy.

Suite 220

Plano, Texas 75025 

Phone: 469.213.5950

Fax: 844.688.9671

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General & Interventional Cardiology, Vascular Medicine

General Cardiology, Vascular Medicine

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General Cardiology, Vascular Medicine

Dr. Dao is a Kentucky native, and trained at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. He completed both is Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology fellowships at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, TX. He is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine.

Dr. Dao serves as Director of the Pulmonary Embolism Response Program at Medical City Plano.

Location: Cardiologist Plano TX

Fellowship, Interventional Cardiology: The University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX

Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease: The University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX

Residency: Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH

Medical School: University of Louisville School of Medicine

Dr. Duncan has been in practice since 1987 and has been recognized as one of D Magazine's Best Doctors in Collin County three years in a row: 2015, 2016, 2017. Dr. Duncan is board certified in  Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, and  Nuclear Cardiology.  He is credentialed at the following locations: The Medical Center of Plano, Baylor Regional Medical Center of Plan, Medical City Dallas Hospital, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital of Plano, and Heart Hospital Baylor Plano.  

Location: Cardiologist Plano TX

Fellowship: Good Samaritan Medical Center, Cardiology

Residency: Good Samaritan Medical Center, Internal Medicine

Medical School: University of Nebraska Medical School

Dr. Nair is HeartPlace Plano’s newest addition, relocating from New York. After completing fellowship at Albany Medical Center, Dr. Nair joined the faculty there as an assistant profession and clinical cardiologist. Board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, Echocardiography, and Cardiac Nuclear Imaging, Dr. Nair subscribes to an evidence-based, preventive approach in caring for his patients.

Location: Cardiologist Plano TX

Fellowship:  Albany Medical Center Hospital

Residency: Albany Medical Center Hospital

Medical School:  St. George University School of Medicine

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General & Interventional Cardiology, Vascular Medicine

General Cardiology, Vascular Medicine

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General & Interventional Cardiology, Vascular Medicine

After growing up in Midland, Texas, and training out of state, Dr. Rikesh Patel is happy to settle back in his home state to provide advanced, comprehensive cardiovascular patient care to Plano and surrounding community. Dr. Patel seeks to provide individualized, thoughtful and evidence-based care. The son of a respected interventional cardiologist, he is committed to continuing his father's legacy of providing outstanding and compassionate care to his patients.

Dr. Patel serves as Director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory at Medical City Plano.

Location: Cardiologist Plano TX

Fellowship, Interventional Cardiology: Mount Sinai Heart, The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY

Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease: The University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX

Residency, Internal Medicine: Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY

Medical School: Baylor College of Medicine

Dr. Pieniek joined HeartPlace in 1996. He is the Director of Echocardiography and is actively engaged in Quality Assessment conferences for physicians and sonographers. He has recently served in several leadership roles at HCA Medical City Dallas Hospital, including previous Chairman of the Department of Medicine and Director of the Non-Invasive Cardiology Laboratory. Dr. Pieniek additionally serves on the Performance Improvement Committee for Cardiology at HCA Medical City Dallas Hospital.

Location: Cardiologist Plano TX

Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

Residency, Internal Medicine: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

Dr. Gautam Reddy is a graduate of the Gandhi Medical College in Hyderabad, India and completed Residency at the University of Connecticut. He went on to complete three fellowships, his most recent one being in Interventional Cardiology at the Mount Sinai Hospital, in New York City. In addition, he received training at Brigham and Women's Hospital, and is certified in vascular interpretation and laser therapy for varicose veins.

Dr. Reddy serves as the Medical Director of Interventional Cardiovascular Disease at Medical City Plano.

Location: Cardiologist Plano TX

Fellowship, Interventional Cardiology: Mount Sinai Heart, The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY

Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease: University of Connecticut, CT

Residency, Internal Medicine:  University of Connecticut, CT

Medical School: Gandhi Medical College

Electrophysiology Cardiology

Dr. Abrol was born and raised in Northern Virginia. His parents emigrated from India in the 1960s, and he is a proud first generation American. He studied on the east coast (Johns Hopkins, Emory University) prior to moving to Dallas in 1998. He finished his post graduate training in Dallas and joined HeartPlace as a clinical electrophysiologist in 2006.

Dr. Abrol performs most arrhythmia-related procedures including tilt table testing, pacemakers, defibrillators, cardioversions and ablations for all arrhythmias including atrial fibrillation.

He was named the Medical Center of Plano cardiologist of the year in 2009, and was subsequently named the director of the electrophysiology lab at MCP in 2010.

Locations: Electrophysiologist Plano TX, Dallas TX, Richardson TX

Fellowship, Electrophysiology: Baylor University Dallas, Electrophysiology (2005-2006)

Fellowship, Cardiology: UT Southwestern Medical School, Cardiology (2001-2005)

Residency, Internal Medicine: UT Southwestern Medical School, Internal Medicine (1999-2001)

Internship, Internal Medicine: UT Southwestern Medical School, Internal Medicine (1998-1999)

Medical School: Emory University School of Medicine, MD Degree (1994-1998)

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HeartPlace Plano has the best cardiologists in Plano, TX