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We found 6 providers matching echocardiogram and who accept United Healthcare Plans near Folsom, CA.

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Dr. Neelima Gogineni Vallurupalli, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology
2575 East Bidwell Street; Suite 260
Folsom, CA
 

Dr. Neelima Vallurupalli specializes in adult cardiology and practices in Sacramento, CA and Folsom, CA. In her practice, Dr. Vallurupalli focuses on heart problems. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento, and Sutter Medical Group (SMG). She honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Medi-Cal, and more. Dr. Vallurupalli welcomes new patients. Her education and training includes medical school at Annamalai University, Rajah Muthiah Medical College & Hospital and residency at St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor. She is conversant in Telugu and Tamil.

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Relevant Interests: , echocardiogram (echo), transesophageal echocardiography (TEE)

All Interests: Atrial Fibrillation, Cardiomyopathy, Nuclear Stress Test, Invasive Cardiology, Hypertension, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 657
  • Uninsured Cost: $252 - $931
  • Medicare Cost: $63 - $200
Dr. Gurbir S Dhaliwal, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology
2575 East Bidwell Street; Suite 260
Folsom, CA
 

Dr. Gurbir Dhaliwal is a specialist in adult cardiology. He works in Folsom, CA, Sacramento, CA, and Yuba City, CA. Dr. Dhaliwal (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Hindi and Punjabi. His clinical interests include heart problems. Dr. Dhaliwal's hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento, and Sutter Amador Hospital. He obtained his medical school training at Guru Nanak Dev University and Government Medical College, Amritsar and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Kentucky. Dr. Dhaliwal honors several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal. He is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , echocardiogram (echo), transesophageal echocardiography (TEE)

All Interests: Atrial Fibrillation, Hypertension, Non-Invasive Cardiology, Heart Problems, Angiogram, Stress ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 298
  • Uninsured Cost: $252 - $919
  • Medicare Cost: $64 - $199
Dr. Richard P Ericson, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology
2575 East Bidwell Street; Suite 260
Folsom, CA
 

Dr. Richard Ericson is an adult cardiologist in Sacramento, CA, Davis, CA, and Folsom, CA. He is a graduate of the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Dr. Ericson trained at the University of Maryland Medical Center and Baltimore VA Medical Center for residency. His areas of expertise include heart problems. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal. Dr. Ericson (or staff) speaks Swedish and Spanish. Dr. Ericson is affiliated with Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Davis Hospital, and Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Ericson's office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , transesophageal echocardiography (TEE)

All Interests: Cardiomyopathy, Nuclear Stress Test, Invasive Cardiology, Hypertension, Non-Invasive Cardiology, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 423
  • Uninsured Cost: $310 - $950
  • Medicare Cost: $64 - $186
Dr. Richard Joseph Axelrod, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
2575 East Bidwell Street; Suite 260
Folsom, CA
 

Dr. Richard Axelrod's specialties are adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. He practices in Folsom, CA, Sacramento, CA, and Jackson, CA. He is rated 3.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. Dr. Axelrod's clinical interests encompass heart problems. He is professionally affiliated with Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento, and Sutter Medical Group (SMG). He is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Medi-Cal, and more. He has an open panel. After completing medical school at the University of Michigan Medical School, Dr. Axelrod performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). He has received professional recognition including the following: Sacramento Super Doctors.

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Clinical Interests: Heart Problems, Angiogram, Stents, Heart Attack, Angioplasty, Cardiac Catheterization

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 482
  • Uninsured Cost: $253 - $839
  • Medicare Cost: $64 - $185
Dr. Zi-Jian Xu, PhD, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology
2575 East Bidwell Street; Suite 260
Folsom, CA
 

Dr. Zijian Xu's areas of specialization are adult cardiology and nuclear cardiology; he sees patients in Sacramento, CA and Folsom, CA. Dr. Xu's clinical interests encompass heart problems. He is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine and Shanghai Medical University. He completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). In addition to English, Dr. Xu speaks Mandarin. He is professionally affiliated with Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento, and Sutter Roseville Medical Center. He is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , transesophageal echocardiography (TEE)

All Interests: Atrial Fibrillation, Cardiomyopathy, Nuclear Stress Test, Invasive Cardiology, Hypertension, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 623
  • Uninsured Cost: $252 - $918
  • Medicare Cost: $63 - $249
Dr. Harvey Jay Matlof, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
2575 East Bidwell Street; Suite 260
Folsom, CA
 

Dr. Harvey Matlof is a physician who specializes in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. Dr. Matlof is a graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine and Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine and a graduate of Barnes-Jewish Hospital's residency program. He has a special interest in heart problems. He has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Matlof takes. Dr. Matlof has received professional recognition including the following: Sacramento Super Doctors. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento, and Sutter Medical Group (SMG). New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , echocardiogram (echo)

All Interests: Atrial Fibrillation, Cardiomyopathy, Non-Invasive Cardiology, Heart Problems, Stress Testing, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 337
  • Uninsured Cost: $254 - $915
  • Medicare Cost: $64 - $249

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What is an Echocardiogram?

An echocardiogram (or “echo” for short) is an imaging test that uses ultrasound to take real-time pictures of the beating heart. Ultrasound is a very safe and painless way of using high-frequency sound echoes to make pictures of what is inside the body. An echocardiogram can check the size, thickness, and movement of the heart muscle. It can show how blood is flowing within the heart and whether the valves in the heart are working properly. It is sometimes used to check for heart defects or blood clots. It can show fluid building up around the heart or can be used to measure how much blood the heart is pumping with each beat.

The procedure for an echocardiogram is very simple. You will go into a room in a hospital or clinic, remove your shirt, and lay down on a table. If you are also having an EKG (electrocardiogram), small sticky pads with wires will be applied to your chest area. An EKG measures the electric activity of your heart to go along with the ultrasound (echo) information. A clear gel is applied to the skin of your chest to remove any air bubbles between your skin and the machine that provides the ultrasound. Then, a technician moves an ultrasound transducer wand over your chest to gather the image of your heart. It normally takes 15 - 30 minutes and is painless.