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Decatur Memorial Hospital Welcomes New Cardiologist


KolluruDecatur, Ill…Decatur Memorial Hospital welcomes Cardiologist Anuradha Kolluru, MD.

Dr. Kolluru specializes in the treatment of heart and vascular diseases. She completed both a clinical cardiovascular fellowship and an internal medicine residency at St. John Hospital in Detroit.

Dr. Kolluru’s special interests include trans-esophageal echocardiography, stress imaging, nuclear cardiology, preventative cardiology, and women’s heart care.

She is a member of the American College of Cardiology, the American College of Physicians for Internal Medicine, the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, the American Society of Echocardiography, and the American Heart Association.

Dr. Kolluru joins Illinois Heart Specialists, the cardiovascular division of the DMH Medical Group. DMH Medical Group is the largest medical group in Macon County.

Other members of Illinois Heart Specialist include DMH Cardiologists Nadal Aker, MD, Madhu Jyothinagaram, MD; DMH Interventional Cardiologists Tansel Turgut, MD, John Waters, MD; DMH Cardiac Electrophysiologist Christopher Cadman, MD; and DMH Cardiothoracic Surgeon Marvin Derrick, MD. Illinois Heart Specialists is the only cardiovascular group where all physicians live and work in our community. By living here, they are available to respond quickly to heart emergencies when minutes matter most.

Decatur Memorial Hospital is the only hospital in Decatur that performs heart surgery. The physicians at Decatur Memorial Hospital also offer 24/7 interventional cardiology on-site, providing angioplasty and/or stents to treat a heart attack.

Appointments with Dr. Kolluru may be made by calling 217-876-2400.

Decatur Memorial Hospital (DMH), located in Decatur, Ill., is a not-for-profit, community hospital that has been providing medical care since 1916 for the residents of Central Illinois. Today, DMH is a 280-bed facility with nearly 2,500 dedicated employees and 300 physicians. DMH encompasses 12 state-of-the-art Centers of Excellence which focus on proven quality healthcare. DMH has been recognized as a 2012 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospital from Thomas Reuters. For more information, call 217-876-2850.