We found 14 providers matching echocardiogram and who accept Medicare Advantage near Sacramento, CA.

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Dr. Neelima Gogineni Vallurupalli, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology
2800 L Street; 6th Floor
Sacramento, CA
 

Dr. Neelima Vallurupalli practices adult cardiology in Sacramento, CA and Folsom, CA. She is especially interested in heart problems. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Vallurupalli takes. She obtained her medical school training at Annamalai University, Rajah Muthiah Medical College & Hospital and performed her residency at St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor. She speaks the following languages: Telugu and Tamil. Dr. Vallurupalli's hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento, and Sutter Medical Group (SMG). She welcomes new patients.

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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. Powell O Jose, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology
2800 L Street; 6th Floor
Sacramento, CA
 

Dr. Powell Jose practices adult cardiology in Sacramento, CA, Fairfield, CA, and Davis, CA. Dr. Jose is conversant in Medical Spanish. His areas of expertise include heart problems. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Davis Hospital, and Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento. He attended Yale School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Stanford University Medical Center. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Jose's office for an appointment.

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

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

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 40
  • Uninsured Cost: $254
  • Medicare Cost: $64
Dr. Hieu Huynh, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology
2800 L Street; 6th Floor
Sacramento, CA
 

Dr. Hieu Huynh works as an adult cardiologist. After completing medical school at Medical College of Wisconsin, he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Irvine. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Huynh include heart problems. Dr. Huynh honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Medi-Cal, and more. Dr. Huynh speaks Vietnamese. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Davis Hospital, and Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento. He has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , echocardiogram (echo)

All Interests: Atrial Fibrillation, Heart Problems, Nuclear Scan, Heart Failure, Heart Valve Disease, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 573
  • Uninsured Cost: $95 - $916
  • Medicare Cost: $26 - $249
Dr. Gurbir S Dhaliwal, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology
2800 L Street; 6th Floor
Sacramento, CA
 

Dr. Gurbir Dhaliwal practices adult cardiology in Folsom, CA, Sacramento, CA, and Yuba City, CA. He studied medicine at Guru Nanak Dev University and Government Medical College, Amritsar. For his professional training, Dr. Dhaliwal completed a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of Kentucky. He is especially interested in heart problems. He accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal, in addition to other insurance carriers. In addition to English, Dr. Dhaliwal (or staff) speaks Hindi and Punjabi. Dr. Dhaliwal is professionally affiliated with Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento, and Sutter Amador Hospital. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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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. David Joseph Magorien, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology
2800 L Street
Sacramento, CA
 

Dr. David Magorien specializes in adult cardiology, interventional cardiology, and nuclear cardiology and practices in Lodi, CA and Sacramento, CA. He has indicated that his clinical interests include heart problems. His professional affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento, and Sutter Gould Medical Foundation (SGMF). Dr. Magorien obtained his medical school training at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and Ohio State University College of Medicine and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of North Carolina (UNC). Dr. Magorien's patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars. He is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has an open panel.

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Clinical Interests: Atrial Fibrillation, Hypertension, Heart Problems, Afib Catheter Ablation

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 548
  • Uninsured Cost: $354 - $751
  • Medicare Cost: $64 - $249
Dr. Richard P Ericson, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology
2800 L Street; 6th Floor
Sacramento, CA
 

Dr. Richard Ericson is a medical specialist in adult cardiology. Clinical interests for Dr. Ericson include heart problems. Dr. Ericson is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal. Before performing his residency at the University of Maryland Medical Center and Baltimore VA Medical Center, Dr. Ericson attended the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Dr. Ericson (or staff) speaks the following languages: Swedish and Spanish. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Davis Hospital, and Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento. Dr. Ericson's practice is open to new patients.

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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. Sailesh Natoobhai Shah, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
2800 L Street; 6th Floor
Sacramento, CA
 

Dr. Sailesh Shah's areas of specialization are adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. In Dr. Shah's practice, he is particularly interested in heart problems. His professional affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento, and Sutter Medical Group (SMG). He is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Shah welcomes new patients. After completing medical school at the University of Mumbai and Grant Medical College, he performed his residency at John Stroger Hospital of Cook County. In addition to English, Dr. Shah (or staff) speaks Hindi.

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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: 68
  • Uninsured Cost: $849 - $915
  • Medicare Cost: $189 - $249
Dr. Richard Joseph Axelrod, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
2800 L Street; 6th Floor
Sacramento, CA
 

Dr. Richard Axelrod is a specialist in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. His education and training includes medical school at the University of Michigan Medical School and residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). Dr. Axelrod's clinical interests encompass heart problems. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 3.5 stars out of 5. He honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received professional recognition including the following: Sacramento Super Doctors. Dr. Axelrod is affiliated with Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento, and Sutter Medical Group (SMG). He has an open panel.

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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
2800 L Street; 6th Floor
Sacramento, CA
 

Dr. Zijian Xu practices adult cardiology and nuclear cardiology. In addition to English, he speaks Mandarin. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Xu include heart problems. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento, and Sutter Roseville Medical Center. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Dr. Xu attended the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine and Shanghai Medical University for medical school. He is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal, in addition to other insurance carriers. His practice is open to 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. Thomas M Tadros, MD
Specializes in Internal Medicine, Cardiac Electrophysiology
2800 L Street; 6th Floor
Sacramento, CA
 

Dr. Thomas Tadros practices cardiac electrophysiology (heart rhythm) in Sacramento, CA and Fairfield, CA. His clinical interests include heart problems and electrophysiological (EP) study. He is professionally affiliated with Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento, and Sutter Medical Group (SMG). Dr. Tadros takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal, as well as other insurance carriers. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment. Dr. Tadros's education and training includes medical school at the University of Massachusetts Medical School and residency at Boston Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , transesophageal echocardiography (TEE)

All Interests: Atrial Fibrillation, Heart Problems, Catheter Ablation, Electrophysiological Study, Stroke, Afib ... (Read more)

Dr. William R Vetter, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology
2800 L Street; 6th Floor
Sacramento, CA
 

Dr. William Vetter is a medical specialist in adult cardiology. Areas of expertise for Dr. Vetter include heart problems. Dr. Vetter is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal, as well as other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). Dr. Vetter's hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento, and Sutter Medical Group (SMG). He is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , echocardiogram (echo)

All Interests: Atrial Fibrillation, Cardiomyopathy, Invasive Cardiology, Hypertension, Non-Invasive Cardiology, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 450
  • Uninsured Cost: $252 - $916
  • Medicare Cost: $64 - $249
Dr. Jagbir S Powar, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology
2800 L Street; 6th Floor
Sacramento, CA
 

Dr. Jagbir Powar specializes in adult cardiology. He is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal, in addition to other insurance carriers. After attending Mysore Medical College and Kasturba Medical College for medical school, Dr. Powar completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Tennessee. Dr. Powar (or staff) speaks the following languages: Hindi and Punjabi. Dr. Powar's professional affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento, and Sutter Roseville Medical Center. His practice is open to new patients.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 528
  • Uninsured Cost: $253 - $912
  • Medicare Cost: $64 - $249
Dr. John L Chin, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology
2800 L Street; Suite 710
Sacramento, CA
 

Dr. John Chin is an adult cardiologist, interventional cardiologist, and nuclear cardiology specialist in Lodi, CA and Sacramento, CA. Dr. Chin's clinical interests encompass heart problems. He is professionally affiliated with Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento, and Sutter Gould Medical Foundation (SGMF). He is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Chin has an open panel. He is a graduate of the University of California, Davis, School of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Chin completed a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Davis. He has received the following distinction: Sacramento Super Doctors. He speaks Cantonese.

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Relevant Interests: , echocardiogram (echo)

All Interests: Atrial Fibrillation, Cardiomyopathy, Invasive Cardiology, Hypertension, Non-Invasive Cardiology, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 169
  • Uninsured Cost: $354 - $751
  • Medicare Cost: $64 - $249
Dr. Harvey Jay Matlof, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
2800 L Street; 6th Floor
Sacramento, CA
 

Dr. Harvey Matlof sees patients in Folsom, CA, Sacramento, CA, and Jackson, CA. His medical specialties are adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. Patient ratings for Dr. Matlof average 4.5 stars out of 5. His clinical interests include heart problems. He is affiliated with Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento, and Sutter Medical Group (SMG). Dr. Matlof is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal, in addition to other insurance carriers. He welcomes new patients. His education and training includes medical school at the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine and Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine and residency at Barnes-Jewish Hospital. He has received the following distinction: Sacramento Super Doctors.

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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.