Our Surgeons

The surgeons at Novant Health Heart & Vascular Institute are board certified in their specialties. They have years of experience and training, are regarded as among the top surgeons in their fields. Please choose a provider below to learn more:

Our Surgeons

Theruvath, Tom Prakash, MD

Affiliated with Novant Health
4.91 out of 5 | 47 reviews
Cardiothoracic Surgery | Thoracic Surgery | Endovascular Surgery
Novant Health Heart & Vascular Institute - Surgical Center
(704) 316-5100
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Patient Comments 8 reviews
January 21, 2020
He is excellent, staff also.
-Patient in POLKTON, NC

January 11, 2020
What an amazing & caring doctor. He took time to answer our questions & listened patiently to our concerns. Great personality & truly shows concern for his patients.
-Patient in WAXHAW, NC

January 06, 2020
Excellent doctor highly recommend for surgery.
-Patient in SALISBURY, NC

December 20, 2019
I was very please and really learned a lot and what I needed to do and why. Very pleased.
-Patient in ROCKWELL, NC

November 27, 2019
The news I received out this appointment was not good, but *Dr. Theruvath delivered the news he had in an understandable manner and in a caring way that left both myself and my wife feeling goal. We having nothing but praise for *Dr. Theruvath.
-Patient in CHARLOTTE, NC

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Novant Health Heart & Vascular Institute - Surgical Center
(704) 316-5100

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Medical School:
Hannover Medical School

Medical University of South Carolina 2015

Medical University of South Carolina 2008

Board Certifications:
Thoracic Surgery

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Gender: Male
Additional Languages Spoken: German