Dr. David Best, MD

CardiologyMaleAge 74

Dr. David Best, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Peoria, IL and has over 49 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Best has more experience with Adult Congenital Heart Conditions than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of Illinois College of Medicine medical school in 1972. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Carle Eureka Hospital and Graham Hospital Association. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Best to book an appointment.

Dr. Best

Osf Medical Group-heartcare Midwest

5405 N Knoxville Ave Peoria, IL 61614
Accepting new patients

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At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
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Experience and Background Checks

Experience
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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Best

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Best treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Best treats other conditions, please contact the office at (309) 691-4410.

Adult Congenital Heart Conditions

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 Heart Conditions specialists.

Dr. Best is experienced in the area of Adult Congenital Heart Conditions. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 19 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Best
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Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Arrhythmias
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
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Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
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Dr. Best's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Pain Evaluation
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • HeartAware Online Risk Screening
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Kawasaki Disease
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mobitz, Type 2, Heart Block
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
  • Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Second Degree Heart Block
  • Septal Defect
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Stress Test
  • Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Third Degree Heart Block
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Treadmill Stress Test
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Unstable Angina
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)

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(309) 691-4410

Dr. Best accepts the following insurance:

Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
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Dr. Best's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Best

4.4

Based on 7 ratings

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  • Staff friendliness
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
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About Me

Biography

Dr. David Best, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Peoria, IL and has over 49 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Best has more experience with...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1979
U Ill Hosps
Fellowship Hospital
1977
Henry Ford Hospital
Residency Hospital
1973
Sacred Heart Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1972
University of Illinois College of Medicine
Medical School
,

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. David Best, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. David Best, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Best frequently treats Adult Congenital Heart Conditions. See all practice areas where Dr. Best specializes.

Where is Dr. David Best, MD's office located?

Dr. Best's office is located at 5405 N Knoxville Ave, Peoria, IL 61614. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

Osf Medical Group-heartcare Midwest5405 N Knoxville Ave Peoria, IL 61614
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Best is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Carle Eureka Hospital

Eureka, IL

89% Patient Experience Rating, 20% higher than the national average

Graham Hospital Association

Canton, IL

70% Patient Experience Rating, 1% higher than the national average

Illinois Valley Community Hospital

Peru, IL

77% Patient Experience Rating, 8% higher than the national average

3 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

Methodist Hospital

Peoria, IL

73% Patient Experience Rating, 4% higher than the national average

4 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2022)

OSF Saint Elizabeth Medical Center

Ottawa, IL

70% Patient Experience Rating, 1% higher than the national average

4 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

OSF Saint Francis Medical Center

Peoria, IL

73% Patient Experience Rating, 4% higher than the national average

OSF Saint James - John W. Albrecht Medical Center

Pontiac, IL

73% Patient Experience Rating, 4% higher than the national average

3 Awards Received

OSF Saint Luke Medical Center

Kewanee, IL

80% Patient Experience Rating, 11% higher than the national average

OSF St. Mary Medical Center

Galesburg, IL

76% Patient Experience Rating, 7% higher than the national average

4 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)

Pekin Memorial Hospital

Pekin, IL

64% Patient Experience Rating, 5% lower than the national average

2 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

St. Margaret's Health - Spring Valley

Spring Valley, IL

79% Patient Experience Rating, 10% higher than the national average