Dr. David Kessler, MD

Dr. David Kessler, MD

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Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology  ·  
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56 y/o
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Dr. David Kessler, MD is a clinical cardiac electrophysiologist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 22 years. He specializes in clinical cardiac electrophysiology, interventional cardiology, and more.

Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia

3801 N Lamar Blvd Ste 300

Austin, TX 78756
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas

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Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cardioversion, Elective
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kessler "The Mission of Austin Heart is to provide exceptional cardiac and vascular care to every patient every day with a spirit of warmth, friendliness, and personal pride."

3  Specialties

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

4  Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

57  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Conduction Disorder of the Heart
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • 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
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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25  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Harvard Medical School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Univ. Of Texas Southwestern Medical Sch.
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Parkland Hospital University Tex Sw
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Influence of Cocaine, Ethanol, or their Combination on Epicardial Coronary Arterial Dimensions in Humans, 1995
  • Use Of Transesophageal Atrial Pacing with Adenosine Infusion to Evaluate Ventricular Pre-excitation, 1995

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kessler's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kessler

4.7

Based on 105 reviews

5 Stars
89.52380952380952%
(94)
4 Stars
1.9047619047619047%
(2)
3 Stars
0.9523809523809523%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
7.619047619047619%
(8)

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I have seen Dr. Kessler a few times over the past several years for heart-rhythm issues and questions. I had an appointment with him recently. The visit exceeded my expectations. I did not have to wait very long. His staff was friendly, informative, thorough and very nice. I saw the Nurse...Read More
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Austin, TX – Sep 18, 2018
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He listens well and takes time to explain things. His attitude was refreshing and he seemed very competent.
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Sep 17, 2018
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Good at every aspect of his job. Responsive. Responds to online communications, sometimes in the middle of the night or weekend. Takes the time to clearly explain options. Listens well too.
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Frank Sheeman in Austin, TX – Sep 10, 2018
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In June 2017, I learned I needed a Pacemaker. Dr. Kessler is the MD who placed it.The device is working perfectly and I am doing fine with it. What has been helpful to me, is his willingness to take a few extra minutes in our appointments to speak to my concerns. Most recently, regarding my...Read More
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Colleen M. Mehner in Austin, TX – Aug 14, 2018
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I have already referred two prospective patients
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Kent Douglass in Austin, TX – Aug 10, 2018
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