Dr. Charles Breed, MD

Dr. Charles Breed, MD

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Dr. Charles Breed, MD is a cardiology specialist in Tempe, AZ and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 1976 and specializes in cardiology.

2055 E Southern Ave Ste F

Tempe, AZ 85282

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • Assurant Health
  • Banner Health
  • Banner Physician Hospital Organization (BPHO)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Care 1st Health Plan
  • CareSource
  • 22 More

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Dr. Breed's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Breed treats Heart Disease more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Breed treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Chest Pain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Breed treats Chest Pain more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Breed treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Cardiovascular Stress Test
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Breed performs Cardiovascular Stress Test more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Breed performs this procedure more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Breed's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Angioplasty
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Cardiac Angiography
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular Disease
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioversion
Cardioversion, Elective
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest Pain
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Echocardiography
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Heart Tumors, Benign
High Cholesterol
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Impella Device
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Nuclear Stress Testing
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Patent Ductus Arteriosus
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Septal Defect
Stress Echocardiogram
Syncope
Thoracentesis
Thrombolysis
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure

About Me

Care Philosophy

To provide compassionate care to all patients and giving them the understanding and tools needed to help themselves.

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1982
    Med University SC
    Fellowship Hospital
    1982
  • 1979
    Good Samaritan Regional Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1979
  • 1977
    Good Samaritan Regional Med Center
    Internship Hospital
    1977
  • 1976
    Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1976
  • 1971
    Arizona State University
    Undergraduate School
    1971

Awards

Media & Publications

  • Phoenix Top Docs, 2009

Dr. Breed's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Breed

3.5

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
56.25%
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4 Stars
6.25%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
6.25%
(1)
1 Star
31.25%
(5)

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Cash only is the first red flag. Bever calling you to give you results or noting you even have a heart murmur? Huge red flag. Waits 10 months to tell you you Allegedly didnt pay them in full (in cash only...) Priceless... Contacint the BBB to have them third part between us so I can finally get rid...Read More
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Very odd that they don't take a credit card? I had to either hand deliver a check, cash or mail it in which would include a 1% interest charge already built in due to the slow processing via snail mail? I probably won't be seeing this office anymore...
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Dr. Breed will be a best choice for anyone needing a top cardiologist. I have been a patient of his since 1985 when He & Dr. EJ Hull diagnosed me with a 100% blocked anterior coronary artery; they resolved it. They were pioneers in angioplasty. I have NEVER considered another cardiologist since. ...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
Care1st Health Plan Arizona
Health Choice Arizona
Health Net Access
UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
Assurant Health
Banner Health
Banner Physician Hospital Organization (BPHO)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Care 1st Health Plan
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Health Net
Health Net PPO
Medicaid
Health Net of Arizona, Inc.
Health Net of Arizona HMO
HealthPlus
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Mercy Care
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
Medicaid
Options PPO
OptumHealth Care Solutions
PacifiCare Arizona PPO
PacifiCare PPO
Secure Horizons
Sierra Health
UMR
United Healthcare
United Healthcare West
WellCare