Pradeep R. Nayak , MD, FACC, FASE

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Dr. Pradeep (Pat) Nayak was born in New York City and raised in Omaha and Virginia Beach by two physician parents.  He holds Board Certifications in Adult Congenital Heart Disease, Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology, Internal Medicine, and Cardiology.

At Virginia Heart, Dr. Nayak has served as a past member of the Board of Directors and as past Chief of Nuclear Cardiology. 

He has been listed in every Washingtonian Magazine Top Doctor issue since 1999 and is a Castle-Connolly regional top cardiologist. He is listed in "America's Top Doctors" and The Washington Post's "Super Doctors" as well as Northern Virginia and Checkbook Magazine's Top Doctor issues. 

"I believe the clinical practice of medicine is a calling, and I consider it a great privilege to serve this community as part of Virginia Heart."

When not practicing medicine, Dr. Nayak enjoys reading and distance running in addition to spending time with his family. 

Leadership Positions

  • Medical Staff President | Inova Fair Oaks Hospital (2015 - 2017)
  • Medical Co-Director | Cardiologist, Inova Fairfax Hospital Adult Congenital Heart Clinic since founding in 1994
  • Member, Institutional Review Board | Inova Fairfax Hospital (1997 - 2014)

Recognitions

  • Chief Resident | Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Top Doctor | Washingtonian Magazine
  • Top Doctor | Northern Virginia Magazine 
  • Top Doctor | Washington Consumer Checkbook
  • Super Doctor | The Washington Post
  • Regional Top Cardiologist | Castle Connolly 
  • America's Top Doctors
  • Virginia Heart Clinical Practice Recognition Award 2017

Hospital Affiliations

  • Inova Fair Oaks Hospital
  • Inova Fairfax Hospital
  • Inova Loudoun Hospital
  • Reston Hospital Center 

Other Languages Spoken

  • French
  • Spanish


"I believe the clinical practice of medicine is a calling, and I consider it a great privilege to serve this community as part of Virginia Heart."

- Dr. Pradeep Nayak

Pradeep R. Nayak