Dr. Brian Olshansky, MD

Dr. Brian Olshansky, MD

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Dr. Brian Olshansky, MD is a cardiology specialist in Mason City, IA and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University Of Arizona in 1978 and specializes in cardiology.Read his story

250 S Crescent Dr

Mason City, IA 50401

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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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Dr. Olshansky's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Olshansky treats Heart Disease more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Olshansky treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Cardiac Electrophysiology
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Olshansky performs Cardiac Electrophysiology more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Olshansky performs this procedure more than 88% of his peers

Atrial Flutter
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Olshansky treats Atrial Flutter more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Olshansky treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Olshansky's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • 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
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • 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)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • 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
  • 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
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

"Board Certified: Cardiovascular Medicine and Cardiac Electrophysiology, American Board of Internal Medicine Fellow: American College of Physicians, American College of Cardiology, American College of Chest Physicians Fellowship-Trained: Electrophysi...

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

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

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Dr. Olshansky's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Olshansky

4.8

Based on 27 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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My experience was very good. They are all very personable and friendly and take the time to answer my questions.
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He was very up front with what else we can try. Started me on a new med, hoping it will work.
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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...Read 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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Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
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