Dr. Abhay A. Laddu, MD, FACC, is a board certified cardiologist who specializes in adult cardiovascular diseases. His areas of expertise include cardiac imaging, valvular heart disease, congestive heart failure, coronary artery disease and echocardiography.
Dr. Laddu attended medical school at Indiana University School of Medicine, completed both an internship and residency in internal medicine at Washington University School of Medicine/Barnes-Jewish Hospital, and finished his fellowship in cardiovascular disease from Saint Louis University Hospital. Dr. Laddu is fluent in Marathi.
Before joining SSM Health Medical Group, Dr. Laddu was the director of non-invasive cardiac imaging for SLUCare Physician Group, where he focused on improving the quality of echocardiography. He has won numerous honors, including the title of “Top Doctors in St. Louis.” Dr. Laddu is a member of the American Society of Echocardiography and the American College of Cardiology.
Outside of the hospital, Dr. Laddu enjoys spending time with his wife and children.Theybuilt the Lego Taj Mahal together, which is around 6,000 pieces! He is an avid biker and runner. He ran his first marathon in 2016.
"For me, treating patients first begins with listening to their story. Taking care of patients is an honor and privilege that I take very seriously. I make a point to spend time understanding what it is my patients are dealing with." Dr. Abhay Laddu, MD, FACC
Indiana University School of Medicine
St. Louis University Hospital
Washington University - Barnes-Jewish Hospital
American Board of Int Med (Cardiovascular Disease)
3-D echocardiography, Academic - SLU Hospital, cardiac CT imaging, Cardiac imaging, Cardioversion, Diagnostic assessment, Echocardiography, Valvular heart disease