Dr. Dennis Sheehan, MD

CardiologyMaleAge 70

Dr. Sheehan
Accepting new patients

Dignity Health Medical Group - Sequoia

2900 Whipple Ave Ste 230 Redwood City, CA 94062

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(650) 306-2300

Dr. Dennis Sheehan, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Redwood City, CA and has over 44 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Sheehan has more experience with Cardiac Care and Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Loma Linda University School Of Medicine medical school in 1977. He is affiliated with medical facilities Mills-Peninsula Medical Center and Sequoia Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Sheehan to book an appointment.


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Dr. Sheehan is affiliated with Sequoia Hospital Redwood City, a highly rated and top awarded hospital for cardiology.

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
    Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award™ See hospitals
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No malpractice claims found for California
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Sheehan

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Sheehan treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Sheehan treats other conditions, please contact the office at (650) 306-2300.

Cardiac Care

Cardiac care specialists diagnose and treat general cardiac conditions such as high blood pressure, angina, and arrhythmias through procedures including cardiovascular stress tests, ablation therapy, and heart valve surgery.Compare with other Cardiac Care specialists.

Dr. Sheehan typically treats 65% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 13 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Hyperlipidemia
Heart Disease
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Hypertension
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders

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 Cardiac Disorders specialists.

Dr. Sheehan typically treats 53% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Mitral Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Disease
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dr. Sheehan's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • 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 Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Interventional Procedures
  • Coronary Interventions
  • 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 Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • PTCA - Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Septal Defect
  • Stent-Assisted Carotid Angioplasty
  • Stenting
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

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Dr. Sheehan accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Dr. Sheehan's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sheehan

4.5

Based on 17 ratings

5 Stars
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1 Star
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  • Office environment (16)
  • Staff friendliness (16)
  • Appointment scheduling (15)
What could be improved
  • Long wait times (3)
  • Appointment was rushed (2)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (2)
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Excellent physician! He explains things perfectly he is extremely professional and takes a great interest in his patients well being.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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About Me

Care Philosophy

The Dignity Health Medical Group - Sequoia Cardiovascular Medicine and Coronary Interventions team evaluates and cares for patients with all types of cardiovascular...Read more

Biography

Dr. Sheehan was born in Bakersfield, California and hails from the California Central Valley. He joined interventional pioneer Dr. John Simpson in 1983...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Education

Loma Linda University Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1981
Loma Linda University Med Center
Residency Hospital
1978
Loma Linda University Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1977
Loma Linda University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1972
Stanford University
Undergraduate School

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What are Dr. Dennis Sheehan, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Sheehan frequently treats Cardiac Care and Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders. See all practice areas where Dr. Sheehan specializes.

Where is Dr. Dennis Sheehan, MD's office located?

Dr. Sheehan's office is located at 2900 Whipple Ave Ste 230, Redwood City, CA 94062. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Dignity Health Medical Group - Sequoia

Cardiovascular Medicine in Redwood City2900 Whipple Ave Ste 230 Redwood City, CA 94062
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Mills-Peninsula Medical Center

Burlingame, CA

80% Patient experience rating, 11% higher than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ (2021, 2019)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2020)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Sequoia Hospital

Redwood City, CA

81% Patient experience rating, 12% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)
  • Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award™ (2019)