Dr. Deepak Thekkoott Earns Certification in Endovascular Medicine

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Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS) announces that Dr. Deepak Thekkoott, interventional cardiologist in Zachary, has successfully completed the requirements of the American Board of Vascular Medicine for certification in endovascular medicine.

To be offered this honor, Dr. Thekkoott completed the accredited course of education and training in vascular/endovascular medicine and passed a rigorous examination in endovascular medicine, which demonstrates a high standard of physician excellence.  This certification provides evidence of expertise in vascular medicine knowledge and skills to the community.

Dr. Thekkoott is also board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, interventional cardiology, nuclear cardiology, echocardiography, and cardiovascular computed tomography. He is also a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology and has received numerous awards including the John Goodwin Award.

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Thekkoott, please call the CIS Zachary clinic at 225-654-1559 or toll free at 1-877-564-1550.

CIS is one of the most respected groups of cardiologists, representing nearly every specialty in heart and circulatory medicine.  With a team of nearly 500 dedicated team members, CIS serves communities throughout Louisiana, as well as national and international patients, at its 13 clinics.  CIS consistently positions itself at the forefront of technology by providing the most up-to-date technology coupled with compassionate care.  This mission has guided the institute for more than 28 years of service to south Louisiana.  For more information about CIS, call 1-800-425-2565 or visit