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Department Cardiovascular Medicine
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English, Hindi
Surgeon No
Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Primary Location

Cleveland Clinic Main Campus

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Anticoagulation Therapy
  • Arterial Doppler Ultrasound
  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Cardiovascular Medicine Department
  • Carotid Doppler Ultrasound
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG or ECG)
  • Hemodynamic Evaluation
  • Outcomes Research
  • Pseudoaneurysm Injection
  • Stress Testing
  • Swan-Ganz Catheterization
  • Thrombolytic Therapy
  • Vascular Imaging
  • Vascular Medicine Section
  • Vascular Ultrasound
  • Vena Cava Filters
View all 17 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Amaurosis Fugax
  • Aneurysms
  • Aorta Disease
  • Aortic Aneurysms
  • Atheroembolism
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Dissection
  • Clotting Disorders
  • Collagen Vascular Disease
  • Connective Tissue Diseases
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) - Vascular Type IV
  • Fibromuscular Dysplasia (FMD)
  • Iliac Endofibrosis
  • Loeys-Dietz Syndrome
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • May-Thurner Syndrome (MTS)
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Popliteal Artery Entrapment Syndrome (PAES)
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH)
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Renal Artery Disease
  • Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection (SCAD)
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (TOS)
  • Vascular Arterial Diseases
View all 27 Specialties +


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About Pulkit Chaudhury, MD

Pulkit Chaudhury, MD, MS, FACC, RPVI, is a clinical cardiologist and vascular medicine specialist in the Tomsich Family Department of Cardiovascular Medicine of the Sydell and Arnold Miller Family Heart, Vascular & Thoracic Institute. He sees patients at Main Campus. 

Specialty Interests: Atherosclerotic Artery Disease, Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection, Fibromuscular Dysplasia, Pulmonary Embolism, Vascular Ultrasound, Cardiovascular Outcomes Research

Experience: Physicians in the Tomsich Family Department of Cardiovascular Medicine offer the latest medications and interventional heart and vascular disease procedures to deliver better outcomes for patients. The department’s Section of Vascular Medicine is home to one of the most active vascular laboratories in the country, with more than 2,200 clinical studies performed per month.

Dr. Chaudhury is an expert in the acute and long-term medical management of patients with a broad range of heart and vascular problems, including arterial blockages, aneurysms, dissections, heart attacks (MI), pulmonary embolisms and heart failure. His expertise includes performing and interpreting cardiac catheterizations, electrocardiograms and vascular duplex studies. 

He is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, vascular medicine and echocardiography with special competence in adult echocardiography and is a registered physician in vascular interpretation. Dr. Chaudhury is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology.

Success Rates: Outcomes and statistics for heart and vascular procedures at Cleveland Clinic are available at http://my.clevelandclinic.org/heart/about-heart-vascular-institute/treatment-outcomes.aspx.

Education: Dr. Chaudhury earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees in biology from the University of Massachusetts, Lowell, Mass. He received his doctorate in medicine from State University of New York, Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, N.Y., then came to Cleveland Clinic for his internal medicine internship and residency. He continued his training here as a vascular medicine fellow, followed by a three-year fellowship in cardiovascular medicine at the University of Iowa in Iowa City, Iowa. He was elected chief cardiovascular medicine fellow in his final year of training.

Dr. Chaudhury was appointed to the Cleveland Clinic medical staff in 2020 upon completion of his fellowship at the University of Iowa.

Research, Publications and Speaking: Dr. Chaudhury’s clinical research focuses on comparative treatment outcomes. He has coauthored papers and abstracts on this research published in leading peer-reviewed journals. He also has presented research abstracts and posters at national medical meetings, including American College of Cardiology, American College of Chest Physicians and American Heart Association. 

About Dr. Chaudhury: “My unique training as a cardiologist and a vascular medicine specialist allows me to assess my patient’s entire cardiovascular health to provide comprehensive recommendations and treatment plans. I cherish this opportunity to serve my patients and learn from them on a daily basis.”

Leisure Activities: Outside of work, Dr. Chaudhury enjoys running, travelling and spending time with his family.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - University of Iowa
Cardiovascular Disease
Iowa City, IA USA

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Vascular Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA

Residency - Cleveland Clinic
Internal Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA

Medical Education - SUNY Upstate Medical School
Syracuse, NY USA

Graduate School - University of Massachusetts at Lowell
Lowell, MA USA

Undergraduate - University of Massachusetts at Lowell
Lowell, MA USA


  • Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease
  • Vascular Medicine
  • Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation
  • Internal Medicine
  • Echocardiography

Specialty Interests

Atherosclerotic Artery Disease, Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection, Fibromuscular Dysplasia, Pulmonary Embolism, Vascular Ultrasound, Cardiovascular Outcomes Research

Awards & Honors

  • 2020 Kanu A. Chatterjee Award for Clinical Excellence, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Iowa 
  • 2019 Chief Cardiovascular Medicine Fellow, University of Iowa
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Pulkit Chaudhury, MD.

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 4/29/2024, Dr. Chaudhury has reported the financial relationships with the companies listed below. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

179 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

21 Patient Comments

Reviewed on May 10, 2024

Doctor was very professional

Reviewed on Apr 30, 2024

The physician was excellent.

Reviewed on Apr 26, 2024

The doctor was wonderful, answered all of our questions very clearly manner, so all was understood!!

Reviewed on Apr 23, 2024

He is an awesome doctor.

Reviewed on Apr 9, 2024

I really appreciate all the time the doctor spent with me explaining everything, going over my scans and making sure I understood everything about my treatment plan.

Reviewed on Apr 2, 2024

I trust Dr. Chaundry

Reviewed on Mar 29, 2024

Dr. Chaudhury was very informative and professional. I liked him very much.

Reviewed on Jan 12, 2024

Dr. Chaudhury is excellent to work with. He communicates better than any physician I have ever seen, including while conversing live, but also digitially. It's very reassuring knowing that he is very engaged and thoughtful.

Reviewed on Dec 22, 2023

Dr. Chaudhury is top flight!

Reviewed on Dec 8, 2023

A very excellent Doctor..

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2023

I don't usually recommend doctors to people but if asked for my opinion it was be very good

Reviewed on Nov 17, 2023

The doctor did a great job of spending enough time with me and answering my questions

Reviewed on Nov 14, 2023

It was a great visit - felt so much better after talking with Doctor!

Reviewed on Nov 7, 2023

It was my first visit and I received informed, compassionate care. Moreover he sought the enlightened assistance of a colleague who was a wound specialist who provided treatment. Also a plan was set forth for my continued care. My physicians in West Virginia are overseeing the implementation of the provision of care set forth.

Reviewed on Oct 27, 2023

Very excellent Doctor. He spent a lot of time with us. Was very thorough.

Reviewed on Oct 24, 2023

Dr. Chaudry is awesome! If it wasn't a two hour drive from my house I would have him as my doctor. He is very kind and gives me answers that I fully understand.

Reviewed on Aug 8, 2023

Dr Chaudhry is one of the finest physicians I have been associated with. His explanation of any difficulties that I may have are clear, concise, and easy to understand. His reasoning for any wellness recommendations are easy to comprehend. He has a great demeanor when interacting with his patients.

Reviewed on Aug 8, 2023

Dr. Chaudhury is a physician that takes care to listen and explains clearly during appointments. I highly recommend him to others as being one of the best doctors I have ever met.

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2023

Excellent interaction with Dr. C. Thorough and considerate. Listened and explained very well. Thank you.

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2023

Dr. Chaudhury is fantastic. He is generally on time with his appointments. He is very intelligent. He relates his thoughts and options for treatment. I could not be happier with his management of my care.

Reviewed on Jun 13, 2023

I think I had a np, later seen my doctor. Everything was efficient and went smoothly.

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