Dr. Brian Chesnie, MD

Cardiology •  Male • Age 71
  
Dr. Chesnie

Brian M. Chesnie, M.D., Inc. Newport Beach, CA

1501 Superior Ave Ste 212 Newport Beach, CA 92663

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(949) 574-4953

Dr. Brian Chesnie, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Newport Beach, CA and has over 44 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Chesnie has more experience with Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders, Implantable Cardiac Devices, and Cardiac Care than other specialists in his area. He graduated from McMaster University medical school in 1976. He is affiliated with Hoag Hospital Newport Beach. He is not accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Chesnie to book an appointment.


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Dr. Chesnie accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
PERS Choice / PERSCare Providers-CA PPO
Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Tenet Network-CA PPO
Traditional
Traditional PPO
UC Care-CA PPO
UC CORE-CA PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Medicare without Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Resident and Fellows-CA PPO
UCSHIP-CA PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net of California
Large Group PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare
United Healthcare
WellPoint

Background Check

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Practice Areas

Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders

Adult congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as arrythmias and mitral valve disease, that have been present from birth to adulthood.Compare with other Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 80% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Heart Murmur
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chesnie treats Heart Murmur more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Chesnie treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Mitral Valve Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chesnie treats Mitral Valve Disease more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Chesnie treats this condition more than 87% of their peers

Aortic Valve Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chesnie treats Aortic Valve Disease more than 79% of their peers

Dr. Chesnie treats this condition more than 79% of their peers

Implantable Cardiac Devices

Compare with other Implantable Cardiac Devices specialists.

Typically treats 51% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chesnie performs Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair more than 57% of their peers

Dr. Chesnie performs this procedure more than 57% of their peers

Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chesnie performs Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement more than 45% of their peers

Dr. Chesnie performs this procedure more than 45% 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 61% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 13 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Cardiovascular Stress Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chesnie performs Cardiovascular Stress Test more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Chesnie performs this procedure more than 98% of their peers

Heart Palpitations
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chesnie treats Heart Palpitations more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Chesnie treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chesnie treats Heart Disease more than 94% of their peers

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

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Dr. Chesnie's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • 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 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 Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Electrophysiological Study
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • High Cholesterol
  • Holter Monitoring
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Stress Test
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventricular Arrhythmia

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Dr Chesnie is a very caring and extremely knowledgeable cardiologist. I know my health and my heart are in good hands. Being a health care professional, myself, it is very important to me that I have a doctor I trust, can be educated from, and I feel has my best interest at heart. Thank you, Dr Chesnie, for letting me be a part of your patient family.
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Great Doctor - caring, compassionate and smart!
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Chesnie has provided excellence of care and compassion to the patients of Orange County for 30 years. He is in his own solo practice, which is a rare treasure to find in this era. He is a Toronto and Harvard trained cardiologist with board certif...

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Lipidology

Education

1982
Harvard Brigham Womens Hosp
Fellowship Hospital
1980
Mount Sinai Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1979
Toronto Gen Hosp/Mt Sinai Hosp
Residency Hospital
1978
Toronto Gen Hosp/Mt Sinai Hosp
Internship Hospital
1977
Toronto General Hospital
Internship Hospital
1976
McMaster University
Medical School
1972
York University Toronto
Undergraduate School

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  • Does Dr. Chesnie offer weekend visits?

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  • Does Dr. Chesnie offer evening visits?

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Brian M. Chesnie, M.D., Inc. Newport Beach, CA

Brian M. Chesnie, M.D., Inc.1501 Superior Ave Ste 212 Newport Beach, CA 92663
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Hoag Hospital Newport Beach

Newport Beach, CA

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

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • Cardiac Care Excellence Award™ (2018)
  • Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award™ (2018)