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Raghavendra Allareddy, MD

Raghavendra Allareddy, MD

Appointed: 2005

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Raghavendra Allareddy, MD
Department: Hospital Medicine
Location: Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Mail Code M2 Annex
9500 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44195
Type of Doctor:
Adults Only

Biographical Sketch

Dr. Raghavendra Allareddy is a Staff Physician and Hospitalist in the Cleveland Clinic Center for Rehabilitation in the Rehabilitation Institute. Dr. Allareddy specializes in providing comprehensive medical care to hospitalized patients and managing postoperative cardiac and noncardiac surgery patients and medical patients with deconditioning and other special needs as a continuum of hospital care. He is board-certified in internal medicine. His specialty interests include quality of care, perioperative care and prevention medicine.

A native of India, Dr. Allareddy received his medical degree from Andhra Medical College in Visakhapatnam, India, followed by rotating internship at King George Hospital in India. He continued his medical training with residencies in pediatrics and general internal medicine at King George Hospital. Dr. Allareddy then went on to complete a fellowship in cardiology at the Nizam’s Institute of Medical Science in India, which caters to patients needing subspecialty care in areas such as cardiology, gastroenterology and nephrology. Subsequently, he completed a fellowship in interventional cardiology at the Institut Cardiovasculaire Paris Sud in France, one of Europe’s premier institutions for interventional cardiology. Afterward, he continued his training as a clinical fellow in cardiology at the University Hospital Aintree, NHS, in Liverpool, U.K.
He came to the United States and completed a residency in internal medicine at Case Western Reserve University and MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio, before joining Cleveland Clinic in 2005.

Dr. Allareddy has had extensive working experience on different continents as a Cardiologist. He is actively involved in research related to heart disease and is currently focusing his research on two of his interests: 1) reducing morbidity and complications in cardiac and nonsurgical patients, and 2) considering the physician's role in improving the quality of patient care by coordinating with surgeons and intensivists.

He has published several articles and abstracts in medical journals including Heart Rhythm, Annals of Thoracic Surgery and Indian Heart Journal. He has also presented several papers and posters related to his clinical experience and specialty interests at medical conferences. Dr. Allareddy is a member of the Royal College of Physicians in the United Kingdom. He is a member of the American Medical Association and American Board of Internal Medicine. 

In his leisure time, Dr. Allareddy enjoys reading books, gourmet cooking, music, and sports including golf, tennis and trekking.

Education & Fellowships

Residency - MetroHealth Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA
Fellowship - Institut Cardiovasculaire Paris
Interventional Cardiology
Massy France
Fellowship - Nizam's Institute of Medical Sciences
Hyderabad India
Residency - King George Hospital-Andhra Medical College
Internal Medicine
Internship - King George Hospital-Andhra Medical College
All Specialties/Rotating
Medical School - Andhra Medical College
Visakhapatnam India


  • Internal Medicine

Specialty Interests

perioperative care, interventional cardiology, non-invasive cardiac imaging, preventive cardiology, hospitalist (care of hospitalized patients)


  • Member of Royal College of Physicians of United Kingdom
  • American Medical Association
  • American Board of Internal Medicine

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Languages Spoken

  • English