Dr. William Espar Jr., MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 55

1225 E Coolspring Ave Ste 400
Michigan City, IN 46360
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Dr. Espar Jr.'s Experience

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Dr. Espar Jr.'s Specialties

  • Cardiology

Procedures Dr. Espar Jr. Performs

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

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Indiana University Health La Porte Hospital
1007 Lincolnway
La Porte, IN 46350
Franciscan Alliance - Franciscan St. Anthony Health - Michigan City
301 W Homer St
Michigan City, IN 46360

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
INDIANA HEART AND VASCULAR INSTITUTE
INDIANA HEART AND VASCULAR INSTITUTE
1225 E Coolspring Ave Ste 400
Michigan City, IN 46360
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    Dr. Espar Jr.'s Experience

    Specialties

    • Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease
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    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
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    • Aneurysm
    • Aneurysm 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
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Benign Tumor
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
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    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
    • Mitral Valve Stenosis
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Edema
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Thrombosis
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
    • Vascular 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

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    American University Of The Caribbean / School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1988

    Internship Hospital

    Hennepin County Med Center
    Complete in 1990

    Residency Hospital

    Hennepin County Med Center
    Complete in 1992

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Colo School Med
    Complete in 1996
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Espar Jr. & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Espar Jr.'s Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Indiana University Health La Porte Hospital

    • Franciscan Alliance - Franciscan St. Anthony Health - Michigan City

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    5.0
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    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Espar Jr. to family and friends

    5 out of 5

    8 responses

    Dr. Espar Jr.'s Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    8 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    8 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    8 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    8 responses

    Experience with Dr. Espar Jr.

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    8 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    8 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    8 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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    • HealthSmart
    • Humana
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Medica
    • Medicaid
    • Meritain Health
    • MultiPlan
    • Mutual of Omaha
    • Pipefitters
    • Planned Administration Inc
    • Principal Life
    • Priority Health
    • Pyramid Life
    • Sagamore Health Network
    • State Farm
    • Thrivent Financial
    • Tricare
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    Office Locations

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    INDIANA HEART AND VASCULAR INSTITUTE
    1225 E Coolspring Ave Ste 400
    Michigan City, IN 46360
    (219) 861-8170 (Office)
    (219) 879-4214 (Fax)
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