Finding Providers
loading

We found 10 interventional cardiologists who accept United Healthcare Choice near Lubbock, TX.

Filter By:
Showing 1-10 of 10
No Photo
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
3514 21st Street
Lubbock, TX
 

Dr. James Moss specializes in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. He studied medicine at Tulane University School of Medicine. He has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Dr. Moss accepts United Healthcare Compass, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers.

Read more
No Photo
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
3514 21st Street
Lubbock, TX
 

Dr. Paul Walter specializes in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. Patient ratings for Dr. Walter average 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Walter honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Walter has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors.

Read more
No Photo
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
3514 21st Street
Lubbock, TX
 

Dr. Jason Bradley is a physician who specializes in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. Dr. Bradley graduated from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Paul L. Foster School of Medicine. He is rated highly by his patients. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

Read more
No Photo
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
3710 21st Street
Lubbock, TX
 

Dr. Jason Wischmeyer is a cardiologist and interventional cardiologist in Lubbock, TX. He is an in-network provider for United Healthcare Compass, United Healthcare Choice, and United Healthcare HSA, as well as other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine.

Read more
No Photo
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
3601 4th Street
Lubbock, TX
 

Dr. Leigh Jenkins' specialties are adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. She accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. She is a graduate of Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Paul L. Foster School of Medicine. Dr. Jenkins has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Super Doctors.

Read more
No Photo
Specializes in Interventional Cardiology
4316 23rd Street
Lubbock, TX
 

Dr. Juan Kurdi's specialty is interventional cardiology. He is a graduate of the University of Damascus Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Kurdi is rated 5.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO.

Read more
No Photo
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
3601 4th Street
Lubbock, TX
 

Dr. Scott Shurmur is an adult cardiology and interventional cardiology specialist in Lubbock, TX. Dr. Shurmur graduated from the University of Massachusetts Medical School. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Shurmur honors.

Read more
No Photo
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
3601 4th Street
Lubbock, TX
 

Dr. Jose Suarez practices adult cardiology and interventional cardiology in San Antonio, TX and Lubbock, TX. He studied medicine at the University of El Salvador Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Suarez takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

Read more
No Photo
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
3514 21st Street
Lubbock, TX
 

Dr. John Zias specializes in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology and practices in Lubbock, TX. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for United Healthcare Compass, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Zias attended medical school at SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine.

Read more
No Photo
Specializes in Interventional Cardiology
2412 50th Street
Lubbock, TX
 

Dr. Ramakrishnan Ranganath specializes in interventional cardiology and practices in Lubbock, TX. United Healthcare Compass, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Ranganath accepts.

Read more

Conditions / Treatments

Gender

Insurance

Medicare Patient Ethnicity

Distinctions

Online Communication

Certifications

Medical School

Years Since Graduation

What is Interventional Cardiology?

Interventional cardiology is the treatment of heart disease without surgery, through the use of catheters. Primarily this is via a procedure called cardiac catheterization, where a long, thin, flexible tube, called a catheter, is threaded through a vein or artery up towards the heart. The catheter can be used to inject dye for x-rays, open narrowed artery walls, widen heart valves, place stents, or perform other tests and procedures.

Cardiology is a large specialty, and covers many diseases and disorders of the heart as well as several different kinds of treatments. What makes interventional cardiologists special is their ability to use minimally invasive procedures to treat heart disease. Interventional cardiologists may treat coronary artery disease and peripheral artery disease, where blood vessels become narrowed or blocked. They also may repair or replace damaged heart valves.

During a cardiac catheterization, the interventional cardiologist inserts the catheter into a blood vessel through a small incision in the groin or arm. It is then threaded to the blocked artery or into the heart, where tiny tools can be passed through the tube. These tools are used to perform percutaneous coronary interventions, or procedures done to the heart and arteries via catheter. Procedures may include:
  • Angioplasty, or opening of blocked arteries, often via the inflation of a balloon
  • Atherectomy, the physical cutting away of plaque buildup
  • Stenting, the placement of metal springs to hold artery walls open
  • Heart valve repair or replacement
  • Closure of holes in the heart

That these procedures can be performed without the pain and recovery time of traditional surgery is truly amazing.