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.