Dr. Christian Assad-Kottner, MD

Dr. Christian Assad-Kottner, MD

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Interventional Cardiology  ·  
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40 y/o
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Dr. Christian Assad-Kottner, MD is an interventional cardiology specialist in McAllen, TX and has been practicing for 6 years. He specializes in interventional cardiology, cardiology, and more.

Rio Grande Valley Cardiology

101 E Ridge Rd Ste B

McAllen, TX 78503
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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Assad-Kottner's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hypotension
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Assad-Kottner treats Hypotension more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Assad-Kottner treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Chronic Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Orthostatic Hypotension
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Assad-Kottner treats Heart Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Assad-Kottner treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Assad-Kottner treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Assad-Kottner treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2

Dr. Assad-Kottner's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Limb Ischemia
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect 1 (ASD 1)
  • Atrial Septal Defect 2 (ASD 2)
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • 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
  • Carotid Artery Occlusion
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Bruit
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Claudication
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Congestive Heart Failure, Left-Sided
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Diabetes
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
  • Endovascular Procedure
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
  • Endovascular Stent Grafting
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • External Iliac Arteriopathy
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Surgery
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Intermittent Claudication
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Ischemia
  • Ischemic Limb
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mesenteric Artery Ischemia
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Obesity
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Percutaneous Balloon Valvuloplasty
  • Percutaneous Management of Valvular Heart Disease
  • Percutaneous Procedures
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Angioplasty
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Arterial Puncture
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Surgery
  • Renal Artery Angioplasty
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Artery Stenosis (RAS)
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Stent-Assisted Carotid Angioplasty
  • Syncope
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Christian Assad-Kottner, MD is an interventional cardiology specialist in McAllen, TX and has been practicing for 6 years. He specializes in interventional cardiology, cardiology, and more.

Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiology
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

2014
UAMS
Fellowship Hospital
2014
VIVA/Fogarty Institute for Innovation Endovascular/Peripheral Innovation Fellowship
Fellowship Hospital
2013
The Methodist Hospital, DeBakey Heart and Vascular Center
Fellowship Hospital
2010
University of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch
Residency Hospital
2007
University of Texas at Houston
Internship Hospital
2014
2014
2013
2010
2007

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Assad-Kottner

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2 Stars
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Dr. Assad-Kottner is patient, listens well and repeats back to us what we've told him to make we understand each other. He makes sure we are well informed. He is attentive to our concerns and makes us feel very comfortable. He doesn't keep his patients waiting long.
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I would recommend him because he saved me a lot of money by not only believing in me but recommending to me a new way to take care of my health.
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When others said my only option was to have an amputation of my leg Dr. Assad was able to restore blood the blood flow.
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Dr. Assad is not only a physician he is a Wizard with hands that are nothing short of Magical.
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Dr Assad-Kottner is very straight forward with answers.
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An excellent Physician
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Dr. Assad-Kottner is very knowledgeable. He took his time explaining my symptoms. He explained in detail why he was ordering what he did order. Was courteous and respectful.
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I was very pleased with Dr. Assad. His knowledge of my condition was good.He encouraged my confidence in by a mix of professionalism and friendline. I
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Dr. Assad is a loving caring physician that took excellent care of my father while he was in the hospital. He has a special sense of humor that made the whole family smile and laugh even in difficult circumstances. I am extremely glad and thankful he was there to help my dad in a very challenging situation.
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