Dr. Craig Kouba, MD

Cardiology •  Male • Age 67
  
Dr. Kouba

MeritCare Eye Centers

1245 Washington Ave Detroit Lakes, MN 56501

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(218) 846-2000

Dr. Craig Kouba, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Detroit Lakes, MN and has over 41 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Kouba has more experience with Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders, Cardiac Care, and Congenital Cardiac Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of Iowa College of Medicine medical school in 1979. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Chi Mercy Health and Mahnomen Health Center. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Kouba to book an appointment.


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Dr. Kouba accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
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Cigna PPO
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Choice Care PPO

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Kouba

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Kouba treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Kouba treats other conditions, please contact the office at (218) 846-2000.

Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders

Adult congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as arrythmias and mitral valve disease, that have been present from birth to adulthood.Compare with other Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 81% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 10 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kouba treats Aortic Valve Regurgitation more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Kouba treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Aortic Valve Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kouba treats Aortic Valve Disease more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Kouba treats this condition more than 91% of their peers

Mitral Valve Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kouba treats Mitral Valve Disease more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Kouba treats this condition more than 89% of their peers

Cardiac Care

Cardiac care specialists diagnose and treat general cardiac conditions such as high blood pressure, angina, and arrhythmias through procedures including cardiovascular stress tests, ablation therapy, and heart valve surgery.Compare with other Cardiac Care specialists.

Typically treats 76% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 23 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kouba treats Heart Disease more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Kouba treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Aortic Ectasia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kouba treats Aortic Ectasia more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Kouba treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kouba treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Kouba treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Congenital Cardiac Disorders

Congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as septal defections and Ebstein's anomaly, that are present from birth.Compare with other Congenital Cardiac Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 67% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Congenital Heart Defects
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kouba treats Congenital Heart Defects more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Kouba treats this condition more than 91% of their peers

Septal Defect
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kouba treats Septal Defect more than 43% of their peers

Dr. Kouba treats this condition more than 43% of their peers

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Dr. Kouba's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • 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)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • 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

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Dr. Kouba is retired. He was the BEST cardiologist ever. Jack E. Gross
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Craig Kouba, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Detroit Lakes, MN and has over 41 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Kouba has more experience...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

Education

Lutheran Hospital La Crosse
Residency Hospital
University Iowa Hosps And Clinics
Residency Hospital
1979
University of Iowa College of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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Locations

MeritCare Eye Centers

Meritcare Clinic Detroit Lakes1245 Washington Ave Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
1

Meritcare Medical Group

Sanford Medical Center Fargo801 Broadway N Fargo, ND 58102
2

Affiliated Hospitals

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Chi Mercy Health

Valley City, ND

68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average

Mahnomen Health Center

Mahnomen, MN

Perham Health

Perham, MN

85% Patient experience rating, 16% higher than the national average

Sanford Hillsboro Medical Center

Hillsboro, ND

93% Patient experience rating, 24% higher than the national average

Sanford Mayville Medical Center

Mayville, ND

92% Patient experience rating, 23% higher than the national average

Sanford Medical Center Fargo

Fargo, ND

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

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