Dr. David Simper, MD

Dr. David Simper, MD

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58 y/o
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Dr. David Simper, MD is a cardiology specialist in Scottsdale, AZ and has been practicing for 28 years. He specializes in cardiology and internal medicine.Read his story

Mayo Clinic- Arizona

13400 E Shea Blvd Ste 2B

Scottsdale, AZ 85259
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Insurance Accepted

  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Health System
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Medica

Background Check

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No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Simper's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Simper treats Heart Disease more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Simper treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Simper treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Simper treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Atrial Fibrillation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Simper treats Atrial Fibrillation more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Simper treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Atrial Fibrillation

Dr. Simper's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
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 MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
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
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Septal Defect
Syncope
Tetralogy of Fallot
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease
Venous Hypertension

About Me

Care Philosophy

Cardiovascular and cardiothoracic surgeons at Mayo Clinic are part of an integrated, multidisciplinary team of doctors and health care professionals who provide individualized care for each patient. Having all this expertise in a single place, foc...

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 2003
    Cardiology Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
    Fellowship Hospital
    2003
  • 1999
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
    Residency Hospital
    1999
  • 1996
    State University Of New York
    Internship Hospital
    1996
  • 1994
    Research Fellowship Basel University Hospital, Division of Cardiology and Pharmacology
    Fellowship Hospital
    1994
  • 1990
    Charles University
    Residency Hospital
    1990
  • 1985
    Charles University
    Medical School
    1985

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4.5

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr. Simper is the most patronizing person, let alone a doctor, that I've ever met. A complete waste of time. I would leave a minus star if it was available.
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My husband and I were quite impressed with Dr. Simper, and recommend him very highly! He explained everything thoroughly, was careful to be sure we understood everything, and was very logical. He was careful to put together a complete history, from me the patient, another cardiac specialist,...Read More
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Dr. Simper is the best!! I could not agree more with the other two reviewers. It was a novel experience for me to sit across from a doctor with my rather lengthy list of questions, and have him read them all, make a few comments on the paper and then sit beside me to discuss each one. Kind,...Read More
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Dr. Simper is the most compassionate, caring physician that I have ever experienced. He was very thorough, did not rush me and spoke in layman's terms so I understood exactly what he was saying. He made me feel very comfortable and not only listened to my concerns but had answers!! If you are in...Read More
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He is a very thoughtful and systematic physician who thoroughly discusses your condition with you and takes all steps necessary to treat you as though you were one of his family members with a heart condition.
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Mayo Clinic- Arizona

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union WC
American Enterprise Group
American Republic
Assurant Health
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
Delta Health System
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
HealthPartners
HealthSmart
Humana
Medica
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
Meritain Health
MultiPlan Test
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
National Elevator
PacificSource
Pipefitters
POMCO Group
Thrivent Financial
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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