Dr. David Bell, DO

Cardiology •  Male • Age 56
  
Dr. Bell
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CVAM, CardioVascular Associates of Mesa

37100 N Gantzel Rd Queen Creek, AZ 85140

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Dr. David Bell, DO is a Cardiology Specialist in Queen Creek, AZ and has over 21 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Bell has more experience with Cardiac Care and Congenital Cardiac Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Des Moines University, College Of Osteopathic Medicine And Surgery medical school in 1999. He is affiliated with medical facilities Banner Baywood Medical Center and Mercy Gilbert Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Bell to book an appointment.


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3.1

Based on 27 ratings

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I have had excellent care from Dr. Bell. He spends a lot of time making sure he answers my questions, orders appropriate tests, and does follow-up. I have no problem recommending him to others.
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Mar 13, 2020
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Our experience with him has been less than satisfactory. Our last visit, he told us there was nothing more he could do for his Afib and referred us to another doctor. Everything he told my husband NOT to do, put my husband in a 911 situation and he was AIR VACTED from Hatch, UT to St. George, UT while we were on vacation 3 weeks after seeing Bell. and 4 weeks after his procedure. My husband ankles are severely swollen and red from the swelling. He has too much water in his system and around his heart. He thought he was having a heart attack. He was told to GO BACK to riding your bicycle and exercising to help reduce absorb the water in his system. Bell told him to stop. This should have NEVER happened. The swelling was a MAJOR red flag that Bell ignored. Doc in Utah knew exactly what going on when he seen the swelling.
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  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Queen Creek, AZ – Jun 20, 2019
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He seemed super rushed...appt was about 30 minutes late ~
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Apr 25, 2019
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My husband was sent here after an abnormal EKG and specifically asked for an NMR lipoprofile and Calcium score CT to assess cardiac risk. Assured him they’d order both. Instead did a stress test, declared him “fine” and told him “the stress echo would show any blockages” which is false, it would only show a >70% blockage. Friend of ours just dropped dead with a 40% block. Said they’d do the NMR, he gave blood AT their office, now “no record of labs” and refuse to re-order. Incompetent.
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Apr 09, 2019
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If you need a cardiologist i cannot in good conscience recommend Bell, who my pcp referred me to. This is just my opinion, but an MD is preferable. He was rude, frightening and just an awful manner. Complained to my pcp that this DO misdiagnosed me and caused me emotional distress. AVOID.
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Queen Creek, AZ – Dec 13, 2018
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I question the three above bad reviews since the language is similar in all three. I saw him and felt he spent a lot of experience with me and was quite friendly. He ordered tests and I got them all done.
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
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Adrienne in San Tan Valley, AZ – Oct 11, 2018
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I went to see DR Bell about my blood pressure. I brought my records for him to see. I saw him reading them and the first thing he sees is I have emphysema. He sets me up for a stress test. When I come for the stress test it is a treadmill. The lady there said as I walked in there is no way you can do this. She has more intelligence than the DR. I dropped him like a hot potato. Nuff said.
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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  • Long wait times
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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John Ford in Santan Valley, AZ – Aug 22, 2018
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Surprised by the reviews I read. I have been a patient of Dr. Bell for over a year. He gives me the time I need at each visit, is attentive and I feel secure in his care. His support staff is very friendly and caring. The billing office is quick to respond and help when I've had questions. When I had to go to the main office for testing the staff made me feel comfortable and at ease. I highly recommend Dr. Bell and CVAM.
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Kimberly M. in Queen Creek – Mar 22, 2018
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HORRIFIC experience. Avoid this very awful "doctor"....zero bedside manner.
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Janet in Queen Creek, AZ – Nov 08, 2017
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Every doctor/ patient interface is unique, and my experience was HORRIFIC. After waiting 50 minutes past my appointment time, Dr. Bell entered and offered no perfunctory apology for the wait. He was brusque, uncompassionate, and in my opinion a DO that I cannot in good conscience recommend to anyone. He was unnecessarily frightening, seemed to resent any questions, and I left the office in tears. I do not require any health professional to be my BFF, but I do expect respectful professionalism.
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Queen Creek, AZ – Nov 01, 2017
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Very pleasant on my first visit and professional. Listened to what I had to say, asked questions and immediately seemed to decide what tests were needed to confirm his suspicion. The lady receptionist at San Tan Valley was very nice.
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San Tan Valley, AZ – Mar 22, 2017
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Dr. Bell has been very helpful, considerate & easy to deal with, Highly recommended.
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Norbert Grismer in Queen Creek,, AZ – Dec 09, 2016
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I have yet to see Dr. Bell, as I am seeing him due to a referral from another doctor for a pre-surgery clearance. Yesterday, after waiting all day for a return call from "new patient" scheduling, I would say I am already not impressed. The person who called was short, interruptive, with not a morsel of concern. In fact from the first hello, I thought I must be responsible for her bad day. I'll go here so I can get my surgery behind me, but I sure wouldn't if I was seeking a new doctor.
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Patrick in Gilbert, AZ – Nov 12, 2016
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I am very happy with Dr. Bell. He is kind, friendly, attentive and I would definitely recommend him should someone need a Dr. in this field.
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Mary in Queen Creek, AZ – Apr 07, 2016
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About Me

Care Philosophy

While I have had other career paths, I have found medicine to be the most rewarding. I enjoy taking the time with my patients, and getting to know them...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Education

2006
Garden City Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2003
Garden City Hospital
Residency Hospital
2000
Garden City Hospital
Internship Hospital
1999
Des Moines University, College Of Osteopathic Medicine And Surgery
Medical School
1985
St. Joseph's University
Undergraduate School

Languages

  • English
  • Greek
  • Spanish

Awards

  • Phoenix Magazine Top Doctor, 2009

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(480) 641-5400

Dr. Bell accepts the following insurance:

Accountable Health Plans of America
Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna PPO
Choice Plus POS II
Whole Health Banner Health Network HMO
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
AmeriPlan
Discount Card
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
Maricopa Health Plan
Arizona Medical Network
Arizona PHCS
AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC) EPO
AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC) PPO
Banner Health
Banner Physician Hospital Organization (BPHO)
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Bridgeway Health Solutions
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
Care 1st Health Plan
AHCCCS with Prior Authorization
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna Healthcare of Arizona
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Open Access Plus
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
CorVel
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Fortified Provider Network
Galaxy Health Network
Health Choice of Arizona
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Gold
Humana HMO
Humana PPO
Husky Health
Medicaid
Indian Health Service
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Maricopa Health Plan
Medicaid
Mercy Care
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
AHCCCS without Prior Authorization
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
RAN/AMN
ValuePoint
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
PHCS
PHCS PPO
Phoenix Health Plan
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
Phoenix Health Plan (w/prior authorization)
Pinal/Gila LTC
Prime Health Imaging
Prime Health Imaging EPO
Prime Health Services
SCAN Health Plan
Self Pay
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
Three Rivers Provider Network
Tricare
TriCare for Life
Triwest
TriCare/TriWest
United Healthcare Community Plan
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
AHCCCS Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
CarePlus
Medicaid
PacifiCare
PacifiCare HMO
PacifiCare POS
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Secure Horizons
Sierra Health
University Physicians
USA Managed Care Organization
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Bell

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Bell treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Bell treats other conditions, please contact the office at (480) 641-5400.

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.

Dr. Bell typically treats 62% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 18 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Endocarditis
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Heart Disease
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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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.

Dr. Bell typically treats 54% more often than similar doctors

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Septal Defect
Congenital Heart Defects
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Dr. Bell's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection 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
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Pressure Management
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Echocardiography
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

Locations

CVAM, CardioVascular Associates of Mesa

CardioVascular Associates of Mesa37100 N Gantzel Rd Queen Creek, AZ 85140
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Banner Baywood Medical Center

Mesa, AZ

67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Mercy Gilbert Medical Center

Gilbert, AZ

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
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