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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 50

621 Memorial Dr Ste 502
South Bend, IN 46601
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Dr. Kobayashi's Experience

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Dr. Kobayashi's Specialties

  • Cardiology

Procedures Dr. Kobayashi Performs

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
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Hospital Quality

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Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center
5215 Holy Cross Parkway
Mishawaka, IN 46545
Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center - Plymouth
1915 Lake Avenue
Plymouth, IN 46563

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Appointments & Offices

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  • Yes
CARDIOLOGY ASSOCIATES INC
CARDIOLOGY ASSOCIATES INC
621 Memorial Dr Ste 502
South Bend, IN 46601
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    Dr. Kobayashi's Experience

    Specialties

    • Cardiology
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    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Event Monitor
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioversion
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Echocardiography
    • Nuclear Stress Testing
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Radiofrequency Ablation
    • Thoracentesis
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
    • Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)
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    • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Cardiac Arrhythmia
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Cardiovascular Diseases
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Palpitations
    • Heart Valve Diseases
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
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    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Edema
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Indiana.
    • 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

    Media & Publications

    • Specialty Instructor of the Year - Memorial Hospital FP Residency, June 2010
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1991

    Internship Hospital

    Methodist Hospital Of Indiana
    Complete in 1992

    Residency Hospital

    Methodist Hospital Of Indiana
    Complete in 1994

    Fellowship Hospital

    Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Complete in 1997
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kobayashi & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Kobayashi's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center - Plymouth

    • Elkhart General Hospital

    • Lakeland Medical Center, St. Joseph

    • Memorial Hospital of South Bend

    • Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center

    • Indiana University Health La Porte Hospital

    • Community Hospital of Bremen

    • Woodlawn Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.6
    • 7 Star Ratings
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    3.6 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kobayashi to family and friends

    3.6 out of 5

    7 responses

    Dr. Kobayashi's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.7 out of 5

    6 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.1 out of 5

    7 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.4 out of 5

    7 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    7 responses

    Experience with Dr. Kobayashi

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.4 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    2.9 out of 5

    7 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.1 out of 5

    7 responses

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    Office Locations

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    CARDIOLOGY ASSOCIATES INC
    621 Memorial Dr Ste 502
    South Bend, IN 46601
    (574) 234-9001 (Office)
    (574) 287-5367 (Fax)
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