Dr. Andrew Pelech, MD
Accepting
New Patients

Dr. Andrew Pelech, MD

Save

Pediatric Cardiology | Male

Care Philosophy

Dr. Pelech has greater than 25 years of experience in caring for children with congenital heart defects and in particular directorship of the Cardiac Catheterization labs at two academic hospitals over this interval. He has served as the Medical Director of the Herma Heart Center Cardiovascular Research Focus which oversees the implementation and management of greater than 130 IRB approved cardiac research studies at the Medical College of Wisconsin and Children s Hospital of Wisconsin. He has developed the Heart Center Clinical Database which serves as the research foundation for studies conducted on greater than 70,000 operative repairs and 140,000 clinical patients. In addition, he has served for more than 10 years as the director of a statewide registry of congenital heart defects, the Wisconsin Pediatric Cardiac Registry, a genetic and environmental database conducting studies investigating the etiology of congenital cardiac defects. He is an active member of the Society for Cardiac Angiography and Intervention and has participated in the development and clinical presentation of multiple catheterization devices and registries.

Read Less

Biography

Dr. Andrew Pelech, MD is a pediatric cardiology doctor who practices in Sacramento, CA. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 40 years. Dr. Pelech is affiliated with Mercy Medical Center Redding.

Learn about this doctor

Dr. Pelech's Experience

0ExperienceMatch
Experience Match

See how Dr. Pelech's experience matches your preferences.

2
Specialties

For the best healthcare for your needs, choose a doctor who specializes in your medical condition.

1
Board Certifications

Board certification indicates that a doctor is highly qualified in the medical field in which they practice.

21
Conditions Treated

Check to see that this provider treats your medical condition.

3
Procedures Performed

Check to see that this provider performs the procedure that you need.

Background Check

Check to see if your provider has any malpractices, board actions, or sanctions.

Education

Learn more about where this provider went to medical school, residency, and more.

Awards & Recognition

View information about special awards and recognition for this provider.

Languages Spoken

Check to see what languages this provider and/or staff speak.

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

View memberships and affiliations associated with this provider.

    Visiting Dr. Pelech

    Dr. Pelech accepts 6 insurance carriers

    Affiliated Hospitals

    Hospital Quality
    Check out the quality of care at the 1 hospitals where Dr. Pelech has admitting privileges.

    Dr. Pelech's Reviews

    Help millions of people find the right doctor. Share your experience today!
    Are you Dr. Pelech?
    Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

    Dr. Pelech's Care Philosophy

    Dr. Pelech has greater than 25 years of experience in caring for children with congenital heart defects and in particular directorship of the Cardiac Catheterization labs at two academic hospitals over this interval. He has served as the Medical Director of the Herma Heart Center Cardiovascular Research Focus which oversees the implementation and management of greater than 130 IRB approved cardiac research studies at the Medical College of Wisconsin and Children s Hospital of Wisconsin. He has developed the Heart Center Clinical Database which serves as the research foundation for studies conducted on greater than 70,000 operative repairs and 140,000 clinical patients. In addition, he has served for more than 10 years as the director of a statewide registry of congenital heart defects, the Wisconsin Pediatric Cardiac Registry, a genetic and environmental database conducting studies investigating the etiology of congenital cardiac defects. He is an active member of the Society for Cardiac Angiography and Intervention and has participated in the development and clinical presentation of multiple catheterization devices and registries.

    Dr. Pelech's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Pediatric Cardiology
    •  Board certified in Pediatric Cardiology
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

    Awards & Recognition

    • Awards & Honors
      • Healthgrades Honor Roll
      What is a recognized doctor
    • Media & Publications

      Dr. Pelech has no media or publications listed.

    Background Check

    • 0
      Malpractice Claims

      No malpractice history found for California.

      What is medical malpractice
    • 0
      Sanctions

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

      What is a sanction or disciplinary action
    • 0
      Board Actions

      No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

      What are board actions

    Board Certifications

    Why It Matters: Dr. Pelech's Board Certifications

    Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

    • Pediatric Cardiology

    Conditions Treated

    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Atrial Flutter
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Heart Disease
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease

    Education

    • Medical School
      University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine And Dentistry

      Graduated in 1977

    • Residency Hospital
      University of Manitoba / Faculty of Medicine
    • Fellowship Hospital
      Hospital for Sick Children

    Languages Spoken

    • English

    Memberships &
    Professional Affiliations

    Dr. Pelech does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Pelech and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your free profile.

    Specialties

    • Pediatric Cardiology
    • Pediatrics

    Procedures Performed

    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization