Dr. Robert W. Pederson, MD

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Specializes in Interventional Cardiology • Male • Age 67

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

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St. David's Medical Center
919 East 32nd Street
Austin, TX 78705
Heart Hospital of Austin
3801 North Lamar Boulevard
Austin, TX 78756

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

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

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    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 Imaging
    • Cardiac Intervention
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • 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
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Peripheral Intervention
    • Thoracentesis
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
    • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
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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)
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Heart Tumors, Benign
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
    • Marfan Syndrome
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Septal Defect
    • Symptoms, Heart
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    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Pederson

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • 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

    You have an 85.6% lower risk of dying at a hospital with 5-stars for heart bypass surgery compared to a hospital with 1-star. 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

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Pederson has admitting privileges:

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    • Heart Hospital of Austin

    • Seton Medical Center Austin

    • St. David's Medical Center

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Pederson

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pederson to family and friends

    10 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Pederson's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    10 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    10 responses
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    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 9 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Pederson
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    10 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    10 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    10 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    10 responses
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    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

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    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Pederson accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    • 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 Suite 300
    Austin, TX 78756
    (512) 206-3600 (Office)
    (512) 407-1874 (Fax)
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