Dr. David Sim, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 76

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Dr. Sim:

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Dr. Sim's Experience

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Dr. Sim's Specialties

  • Cardiology

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Conditions Dr. Sim Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

St. Luke's Boise Medical Center
190 E Bannock St
Boise, ID 83712

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Sim

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Snt Alphnss Rgnl Mdcl Cntr Crdc
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1055 N Curtis Rd
Boise, ID 83706
DAVID N SIM MD
DAVID N SIM MD
6014 W Emerald St
Boise, ID 83704
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    Dr. Sim's Experience

    Specialties

    • Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Impella Device
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thrombolysis
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    • Aneurysm of Heart
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Stenosis
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Atrial Flutter
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Syncope
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    • Thrombosis
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
    • Vascular Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Sim

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Idaho.

    0 Sanctions

    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    NWU FIENBERG SCH OF MED
    Graduated in 1965

    Internship Hospital

    U Alta Hosp

    Residency Hospital

    U Oreg Hosps

    Fellowship Hospital

    U Oreg Hosps
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Sim & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Sim's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Sim has admitting privileges:

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    • St. Luke's Boise Medical Center

    • Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Sim

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.5
    • 8 responses

    4.5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sim to family and friends

    4.5 out of 5

    8 responses

    Dr. Sim's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.4 out of 5

    8 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.1 out of 5

    7 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.4 out of 5

    7 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    6 responses

    Experience with Dr. Sim

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.5 out of 5

    8 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.5 out of 5

    8 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.4 out of 5

    8 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.5 out of 5

    8 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Sim accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

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    • Group Health Cooperative
    • HealthSmart
    • Humana
    • Medico
    • PacificSource
    • Principal Life
    • Providence Health Plans
    • UnitedHealthCare
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    Office Locations

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    Snt Alphnss Rgnl Mdcl Cntr Crdc
    1055 N Curtis Rd
    Boise, ID 83706
    (208) 367-2146 (Office)
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    DAVID N SIM MD
    6014 W Emerald St
    Boise, ID 83704
    (208) 376-8666 (Office)
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