Dr. Christopher Lichtenwalter, MD

Dr. Christopher Lichtenwalter, MD

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Interventional Cardiology  ·  
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43 y/o
(33)

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Dr. Christopher Lichtenwalter, MD is an interventional cardiology specialist in Mesa, AZ and has been practicing for 8 years. He specializes in interventional cardiology.

Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute

10238 E Hampton Ave Ste 501

Mesa, AZ 85209
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Ameriben
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Arizona Foundation
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • Banner Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Care 1st Health Plan
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Lichtenwalter performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vascular Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Lichtenwalter'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lichtenwalter "I like to make a meaningful impact in my patients' lives to help them feel better and live longer, healthier lives. With a holistic approach, I evaluate the entire cardiovascular system to make the right adjustments to enable this to happen. Being Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology, I am able to treat both general cardiology patients, as well as those with vascular issues. To hear more about me, visit my video profile at www.caiaz.com."

1  Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology

3  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

82  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Abnormal Heart Beat
  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerotic Coronary Stenosis
  • Atrial Cardiomyopathy With Heart Block
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Block
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenital Mitral Malformation
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Endocarditis
  • Familial Hypertension
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • High Cholesterol
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Ischemic Nephropathy
  • Left Bundle Branch Block
  • Leg Ulcer
  • Leg Venous Ulcer
  • Long QT Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • Tachycardia
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Unstable Angina
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
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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 Oklahoma
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University of Texas
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lichtenwalter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lichtenwalter's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lichtenwalter to family and friends
33 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (33)

  • 5
    (29)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Lichtenwalter'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

    10 to 15 minutes
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Patient Comments (7)

I am very happy to be a patient with this group and am pleased with al the staff that have taken care of me with my problems. The only issue I have is with the billing department having continued problems taking care of payments with my insurance. Today I’m dealing with an old billing I thought...more
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My Mother is a patient of Dr. Lichtenwalter. If I had a heart issue, he would be my doctor! It is a joy to take my Mother to see Dr. Lichtenwalter, he has a refreshing & delightful attitude. Her condition has improved, decreasing her meds.
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Dr. Lichtenwalter is outstanding! My husband and I both see him for different problems and we are both very pleased. He is caring, concerned and very intelligent. He takes the time to talk to you and neither of us have ever felt rushed. He explains things in a manner that is easy to understand....more
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Excellent patient care. I have full confidence in him and have recommended him to my friends.
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Dr. Lichtenwalter was and is incredibly skillful at explaining and performing all of my procedures. I am convinced he saved my life. I would recommend him to anyone with heart disease. You could not be in better hands.
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