Dr. Andrew Pelech, MD

Dr. Andrew Pelech, MD

Pediatric Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
Dr. Andrew Pelech, MD is a pediatric cardiology specialist in Sacramento, CA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine And Dentistry in 1977 and specializes in pediatric cardiology and pediatrics.

2516 Stockton Blvd Fl 3

Sacramento, CA 95817

Contact Information

(916) 734-5177

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Western Health Advantage

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Top Care Areas

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Tetralogy of Fallot
more than 58% of peers
Congenital Heart Disease
more than 54% of peers
Congenital Heart Defects
more than 26% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pelech "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."


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2  Specialties

  • Pediatric Cardiology
  • Pediatrics

1  Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

32  Conditions Treated

  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries (CCTGA)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease


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3  Procedures

  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine And Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • University of Manitoba / Faculty of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Hospital for Sick Children
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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