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Sahil Bakshi, DO

Cardiovascular Disease
Accepts New Patients
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About
Sahil Bakshi, DO is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Cardiovascular Disease. He has a special interest in preventative cardiology, women and heart disease, valvular heart disease, and pulmonary hypertension. He currently serves as the medical director of the Pulmonary Hypertension Center, and physician leader of Informatics at The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano. He is a member of the American College of Cardiology, the Pulmonary Hypertension Association, and is a founding member of the Society for Cardiovascular CT. While completing his fellowship in Cardiology at the Ochsner Clinic Foundation, he was named Chief Cardiology Fellow in 2004-2005 and served on the Medical Education Curriculum Committee. He also served on the Book Review Committee for the Doody Publishing House and was given the Best Case Presentation award at the American College of Chest Physicians Annual Meeting in 2003. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas and his D.O. degree from Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine where he was on the Dean's Honor Roll and graduated first in his class. As an undergraduate at the University of Oklahoma, where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology, Dr. Bakshi was active in the Asian American community and served as Asian American Student Association President and received the Outstanding Asian American Award. He continues to remain active in the community.

LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenAdults, Geriatrics
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White The Heart Hospital - Denton
  • Baylor Scott & White The Heart Hospital - Plano
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - McKinney
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Plano
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Frisco
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
ACCEPTS NEW PATIENTS
Aetna - HMO
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Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
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Aetna - Open Access HMO
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Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
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Aetna - QPOS
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Aetna - US Access
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Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Bronze
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Gold
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Silver
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice Plus
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Federal Select PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - EFH Retirees
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - Oncor
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Cigna - Great West Open Access PPO-Open Access
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Cigna - Great West POS
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Cigna - Great West PPO
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Cigna - Open Access Plus
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Cigna - PPO
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First Health - First Health PPO
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Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart PPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care EPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO
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Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
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Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans
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Imagine Health - EPN
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Medicaid - Traditional Medicaid
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Medicare - Traditional Medicare
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PHCS Network - Beech Street of Texas PPO
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PHCS Network - Private Health Care System PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus HMO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred PPO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
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Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Individual/Family
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Scott & White Health Plan - ERS BSW Preferred HMO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Individual/Family
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Scott & White Health Plan - McLane Group Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage HMO
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - TRS - Active Care Participants Network
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Superior - Ambetter Balance Care - Silver
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Superior - Ambetter Essential Care - Bronze
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Superior - Ambetter Secure Care - Gold
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UnitedHealth - AARP Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
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UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
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UnitedHealth - Charter POS
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UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
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UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core EPO
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UnitedHealth - Core HMO
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UnitedHealth - Dual Complete Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Group Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Gold
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Silver
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UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
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UnitedHealth - Nexus ACO OA
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UnitedHealth - NexusACO R
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UnitedHealth - PPO
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UnitedHealth - Select EPO
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UnitedHealth - Select HMO
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UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
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Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice. Please call the physician's office or health plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. PPO Network Agreements include participating Employers and/or Administrator only. Not all members participating in contracted networks have in network access. Networks include Beech Street, HealthSmart, PHCS and Texas True Choice. In network participation is updated on a monthly basis by the network.
Background
Education
  • Medical School: Oklahoma State Univ. College Of Osteopathic Med (1999)
  • Education: Oklahoma State University (1999)
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas (2002)
  • Fellowship: Ochsner Clinic Foundation (2005)
Certifications
  • Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of Internal Med/Cardiovascular Disease
Industry Relationships

Baylor Scott & White Health’s vision is to be the most trusted name in giving and receiving safe, quality, compassionate healthcare.As part of that vision, Baylor Scott &White Health is committed to dealing honestly, fairly and with integrity in all matters to provide exemplary patient care, broaden medical knowledge, train the next generation of physicians and support outside relationships that promise public benefit.To that end, Baylor Scott & White Health physicians may collaborate with health care industry partners such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies(collectively referred to as Industry) to help develop medical breakthroughs, or provide medical expertise or education.To promote professional and commercial integrity in such matters, physicians who are employed, contracted for administrative duties or performing research with Baylor Scott & White Health seek advanced approval for certain new Industry relationships, and report their Industry relationships and activities to the Office of Corporate Compliance annually for review.

Baylor Scott & White Health publicly discloses reported payments to these physicians and their immediate family members of $5,000 or more from Industry companies with which the physicians interact as part of their professional activities.The information on this website may differ somewhat from information on other publicly available databases due to different reporting periods, definitions, or reporting requirements.Patients may visit CMS’ Open Payments Database for more information, and should feel free to speak with their physician about relationships with Industry.

As of May 11, 2020, Sahil Bakshi, DO disclosed the following outside relationships with Industry:

VendorDescription
ActelionSpeaking
BayerSpeaking
United Therapeutics CorporationSpeaking

Speaking: Service as a paid speaker/lecturer to present to an audience at speaking, training or education engagements on a particular medical product, treatment or disease state

Reviews(258)
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Jun 29, 2020
We love Dr. Bakshi. We have always felt that he cares for us and is very patient explaining what is going on and test results. I would highly recommend him!
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Jun 25, 2020
a very kind and compassionate man.
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Jun 23, 2020
Always excellent care.
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Jun 16, 2020
My health continues to improve with the advice and recommendations of Dr Bakshi.
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Jun 12, 2020
i always get good service , from the staff to my doctor's visit.
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Jun 11, 2020
Dr. Bakshi is very kind as well as knowledgeable. I greatly respect his expertise.
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Jun 10, 2020
his warm interaction with me, patience, and kindness for my care is exceptional. I felt as if I was his only patient n the office. he didn't rush my visit. bravo !!!!
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Jun 5, 2020
Caring, friendly, takes time to listen and inform. One of the best that I have had.
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Jun 4, 2020
Dr. Bakshi is the best!! I wanted to see him sooner and the wait in the car was long but it was due to the Coronovirus and nothing anyone could do about it.
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May 21, 2020
Visiting with Dr Bakshi is ALWAYS an awesome experience. He is truly a professional person in every sense! I am thrilled to be under his care!
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May 21, 2020
I generally find it very difficult to trust doctors to tell you the truth, or to be really engaged with you as a patient. I'm beginning to trust this guy, he's good.
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Apr 1, 2020
It went very well. An it was all done over the phone.
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Mar 23, 2020
good
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Mar 19, 2020
Truly appreciated Dr. Bakshi's approach, kindness, insight and knowledge. His explanations were clear and concise and he has a warm and caring demeanor.
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Mar 18, 2020
good
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Mar 13, 2020
Extremely interpersonal and compassionate while being professional and intellectually competent. Great visit!
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Mar 13, 2020
Friendly and reassuring
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Mar 12, 2020
Dr. Bakshi is a very kind, caring and knowledgeable doctor.
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Mar 9, 2020
Dr Bakshi is a great person and physician. his manner is always respectful but he will tell it like it is nicely
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Mar 9, 2020
Always the best.
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Mar 9, 2020
very personable. very caring. involves patient in health care decision making process.
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Mar 4, 2020
Dr. Bakshi is professional as well as caring. He explained his recommendations and our plan of action. I appreciate his kindness.
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Mar 4, 2020
Very professional (and I mean that in a very good way).
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Mar 3, 2020
Dr Bakshi is very caring and empathetic with his patients and always works to fix the problem
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Mar 2, 2020
very friendly and experience
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Mar 2, 2020
Relationship with Dr. Bakshi has been a great experience. Dealt with the problems and gave me confidence I can get on with my life.
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Feb 27, 2020
He is one of the most thorough, caring, intelligent providers that I have ever been too.
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Feb 26, 2020
Dr Bakshi was very thorough in his explanations and answers to my questions. Feel like I am in good hands here
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Feb 24, 2020
He asks questions and listens to the patient's response.
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Feb 23, 2020
Professional, friendly and fast service.
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Feb 21, 2020
he listens to you & doesn't "rush" the visit.
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Feb 21, 2020
very caring and interested in hearing from me
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Feb 20, 2020
top notched. Always accommodating and Dr. always displays non rushed and caring disposition. In short, I think he would display interest in helping medical issues whether he was paid or not.
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Feb 19, 2020
Everything was Awesome!!!!!!!!
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Feb 19, 2020
Dr. Bakshi is one of the best! He took his time with me and really listened to my concerns!
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Feb 18, 2020
He is very caring and very helpful, knowledgeable.
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Feb 17, 2020
Great
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Feb 12, 2020
Dr Bakshi is knowledgeable, caring, and provides excellent care every time. I am lucky to have him as my cardiologist.
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