Dr. Archie Tyson, MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology •  Male • Age 62
  
Dr. Tyson
Accepting new patients

UNC Regional Physicians Carolina Cardiology

306 Westwood Ave Ste 401 High Point, NC 27262

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(336) 885-6168

Dr. Archie Tyson, MD is a Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiologist in High Point, NC and has over 36 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Tyson has more experience with Implantable Cardiac Devices, Cardiac Care, and Electrophysiology than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard medical school in 1984. He is affiliated with medical facilities Duke University Hospital and Southeastern Regional Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Tyson to book an appointment.


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(336) 885-6168

Dr. Tyson accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
Blue Options PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Healthcare of the Carolinas
Coventry Health Care of the Carolinas, Inc. HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthSmart
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
MedCost
MedCost PPO
Medicaid
Medico
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
National Elevator
Principal Financial Group
Principal Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
Universal American
Wells Fargo Insurance

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Tyson

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Tyson treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Tyson treats other conditions, please contact the office at (336) 885-6168.

Implantable Cardiac Devices

Compare with other Implantable Cardiac Devices specialists.

Typically treats 54% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tyson performs Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair more than 62% of their peers

Dr. Tyson performs this procedure more than 62% of their peers

Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tyson performs Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement more than 47% of their peers

Dr. Tyson performs this procedure more than 47% of their peers

Cardiac Care

Cardiac care specialists diagnose and treat general cardiac conditions such as high blood pressure, angina, and arrhythmias through procedures including cardiovascular stress tests, ablation therapy, and heart valve surgery.Compare with other Cardiac Care specialists.

Typically treats 64% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 14 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tyson treats Heart Disease more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Tyson treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tyson treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Tyson treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

Congestive Heart Failure
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tyson treats Congestive Heart Failure more than 85% of their peers

Dr. Tyson treats this condition more than 85% of their peers

Electrophysiology

Electrophysiologists monitor, diagnose and treat abnormal heart rhythms through procedures such as electrocardiograms (EKGs) and pacemaker insertionsCompare with other Electrophysiology specialists.

Typically treats 52% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Cardiac Electrophysiology
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tyson performs Cardiac Electrophysiology more than 78% of their peers

Dr. Tyson performs this procedure more than 78% of their peers

Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tyson performs Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair more than 62% of their peers

Dr. Tyson performs this procedure more than 62% of their peers

Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tyson performs Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors more than 53% of their peers

Dr. Tyson performs this procedure more than 53% of their peers

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Dr. Tyson's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Angioplasty
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • 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 Angiogram
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Electrophysiological Study
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

Dr. Tyson's Reviews

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5.0

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Have been seeing Dr Tyson since 2009. He is warm, compassionate, caring,and LISTENS. He has a great sense of humor and puts me at ease. All of this along with his expertise assures me I am in very capable hands.
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Teresa Stanley in High Point, NC – Apr 01, 2016
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A rarity among doctors these days...warm, compassionate, caring, actually LISTENS to the patient! A most surprising and welcome sense of humor as well. Added to all this is his expertise and we feel we have been blessed to find 'Dr. Superhero'!
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Garner in Walnut Cove, NC – Mar 11, 2016
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Very professional and excellent bedside manner! I am extremely satisfied with Dr Tyson!
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About Me

Care Philosophy

The needs of the patient always come first.

Specialties

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Education

1990
Wake Forest U/Bapt Mc
Fellowship Hospital
1987
Wake Forest Bapt Mc
Residency Hospital
1985
Wake Forest Bapt Mc
Internship Hospital
1984
Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard
Medical School
1980
Appalachian State University
Undergraduate School

Awards

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Locations

UNC Regional Physicians Carolina Cardiology

UNC Regional Physicians Carolina Cardiology306 Westwood Ave Ste 401 High Point, NC 27262
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Duke University Hospital

Durham, NC

81% Patient experience rating, 12% higher than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

Southeastern Regional Medical Center

Lumberton, NC

65% Patient experience rating, 4% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)
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