Dr. Brian Olshansky, MD

Dr. Brian Olshansky, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 65
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Dr. Brian Olshansky, MD is a cardiology specialist in Mason City, IA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University Of Arizona in 1978 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

250 S Crescent Dr

Mason City, IA 50401

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Heart Disease
very high
more than 94% of peers
Atrial Flutter
very high
more than 91% of peers
Cardiac Electrophysiology
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Olshansky's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

3  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

46  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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19  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.

Education

  • University Of Arizona
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Bellevue Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Bellevue Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University Ia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Olshansky has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Olshansky's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Olshansky to family and friends
25 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (23)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Olshansky's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

This MD is not an IST expert, as he has not done an ablation in these cases in 10+ yrs. After hospitalization for severe chest pain and bradycardia due to a new med he prescribed, he refused to provide advice to the hospitalist in how to adjust meds to fix my heart rate. He did not monitor my...more
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Short wait time. Everyone was pleasant and attentive. Listen to concerns. Excellent visit!
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very professional, friendly, and helpful...great doctor! lucky to have him in Mason City.
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It was very very good.
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Dr Olshankey is the best, love him Paulette is great also
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