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Dr. Dennis Besley, MD

Cardiology ·  Male · Age 69

Dr. Besley

Spectrum Health Med Group

2900 Bradford St NE Ste 102 Grand Rapids, MI 49525

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(616) 885-5000

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Dr. Dennis Besley, MD is a cardiology specialist in Grand Rapids, MI and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 1976 and specializes in cardiology.


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Dr. Besley accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
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Humana
Choice Care PPO
Priority Health
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Dr. Besley's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Cardiomyopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Besley treats Cardiomyopathy more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Besley treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atrial Cardiomyopathy With Heart Block
  • Cardiomyopathy 1, Familial Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy Due to Anthracyclines
  • Cardiomyopathy, Alcoholic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Chagas
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated 10
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect Type 1
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect Type 2
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, Idiopathic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, With Woolly Hair and Keratoderma
  • Cardiomyopathy, Familial Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Fatal Fetal, Due to Myocardial Calcification
  • Cardiomyopathy, Fetal Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypogonadism, Collagenoma Syndrome
  • Cardiomyopathy, Infantile Histiocytoid
  • Cardiomyopathy, Takotsubo
  • Cardiomyopathy, X-Linked, Fatal Infantile
Chest Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Besley treats Chest Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Besley treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Atrial Fibrillation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Besley treats Atrial Fibrillation more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Besley treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Atrial Fibrillation

Dr. Besley's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • 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
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries (CCTGA)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Impella Device
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

Dr. Besley's Reviews

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4.4

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2 Stars
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Spends time with patient and takes time to answer any and all questions. Short wait after checking in.
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I went to Dr.Besley hoping for answers. You get answers but from a nurse. I still don't know if I have a true issue or not. Disappointed. Expected a second appointment to discuss test results.
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Knowledeable, friendly, spends as much time with me as needed. Very comfortable talking with him. Couldn't ask for more
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Biography

Dr. Dennis Besley, MD is a cardiology specialist in Grand Rapids, MI and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 1976 and specializes in cardiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1981
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Fellowship Hospital
1979
Butterworth Hospital
Residency Hospital
1977
Butterworth Hospital
Internship Hospital
1976
University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
Medical School
1981
1979
1977
1976

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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