Dr. Robert W. Pederson, MD

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Specializes in Interventional Cardiology • Male • Age 69

3801 N Lamar Blvd # 300
Austin, TX 78756
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Hospital Quality

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St. David's Medical Center
919 E 32nd St
Austin, TX 78705

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Austin Heart, PLLC
Central - Austin Heart
3801 N Lamar Blvd # 300
Austin, TX 78756
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    Dr. Pederson's Experience

    Dr. Pederson's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Interventional Cardiology
    • Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiology
    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Internal Medicine
    • Interventional Cardiology
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    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Cardiac Catheterization
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardiac Procedure
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Impella Device
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Peripheral Intervention
    • Peripheral Vascular Intervention
    • Thoracentesis
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
    • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
    • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
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    • Aneurysm
    • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Stenosis
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Atrial Flutter
    • Benign Tumor
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Coarctation of the Aorta
    • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Coronary Artery Dissection
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Heart Tumors, Benign
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
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    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
    • Marfan Syndrome
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
    • Mitral Valve Stenosis
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Secondary Hypertension
    • Septal Defect
    • Symptoms, Heart
    • Syncope
    • Tetralogy of Fallot
    • Thrombosis
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
    • Vascular Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Pederson

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.

    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

    Awards

    Media & Publications

    • Hickman Catheter Separation, 1985
    • Quality control of software in dissimilar systems using a common clinical data base., 1981
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Texas Medical School At Houston
    Graduated in 1973

    Internship Hospital

    University Of Texas Health Science Center, School Of Public Health
    Complete in 1974

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Texas Health Science Center, School Of Public Health
    Complete in 1977

    Fellowship Hospital

    Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    Complete in 1979

    Undergraduate Schools

    University Of Texas At Austin
    Graduated in 1970
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Pederson & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  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. Pederson's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Heart Hospital of Austin

    • Seton Medical Center Austin

    • St. David's Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Pederson

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    5.0
    • 7 responses

    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pederson to family and friends

    5 out of 5

    7 responses

    Dr. Pederson's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.9 out of 5

    7 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    7 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.9 out of 5

    7 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    6 responses

    Experience with Dr. Pederson

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    7 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

    7 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Pederson accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
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    Office Locations

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    Austin Heart, PLLC
    Central - Austin Heart
    3801 N Lamar Blvd # 300
    Austin, TX 78756
    (512) 206-3600 (Office)
    (512) 407-1874 (Fax)
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