Dr. David Hinchman, MD

Dr. David Hinchman, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
Dr. David Hinchman, MD is a cardiology specialist in Caldwell, ID and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Co-Operative Medical College, Kochi, Kochi University in 1992 and specializes in cardiology.

315 E Elm St Ste 350

Caldwell, ID 83605

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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Chest Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 98% of peers
Cardiovascular Stress Test
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hinchman "David A. Hinchman, MD, FACC is board certified in cardiovascular disease and nuclear cardiology, and is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology. He specializes in cardiac prevention, stress testing, hyperlipidemia, anticoagulation, and clinical research. He earned his medical degree from the University of Colorado in Denver and completed his residency at the University of California, San Francisco. He completed his cardiovascular fellowship at the University of Washington in Seattle. Dr. Hinchman joined St. Luke's Idaho Cardiology Associates in 2001, and sees patients at the Jefferson and Nampa locations and the McCall and Ontario regional clinics."

1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

1  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

51  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • 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 Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease


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16  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Co-Operative Medical College, Kochi, Kochi University
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • University Ca Sf School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Wa School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Washington
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hinchman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hinchman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hinchman to family and friends
24 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

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  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Hinchman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

The first time I thought he may just be having an off day. He greeted me with "Why are you here?" and his demeanor did not improve. His body language is closed off. Minimal eye-contact, slouching, sighs: almost as being there were a chore. His cologne was also overpowering in the small exam room....more
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Dr. Hinchman may be knowledgeable, but he is very cold and lacks empathy. His nurse isn't any better. We will be choosing another doctor for continued care.
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He listened to me and my history. Did not rush. Patient listener. He was obviously interested and concerned. He checked my symptoms, developed a plan and corrected my AFib with a cardioversion in May. What's not to like?! He knows his stuff! Besides curing my AFib he is dedicated to making sure it...more
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In my experience, Dr. Hinchman cares, listens and he takes the time to answer questions thoroughly. An excellent cardiologist, he is a high energy professional, pleasant and knowledgeable as well as being truly involved in my overall health. I follow his advice because I thoroughly trust him and...more
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Dr. Hinchman has credentials but lacks the ability to communicate as a caring individual. There is a lack of any bedside manner.. He is passionate about his opinion and is not accepting of disagreement.
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