Dr. Douglas Head, MD

Dr. Douglas Head, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 62
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Dr. Douglas Head, MD is a cardiology specialist in Myrtle Beach, SC and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in cardiology.

802 82nd Pkwy

Myrtle Beach, SC 29572

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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. Head's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Head treats Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Head treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Hypertensive Heart Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Head treats Hypertensive Heart Disease more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Head treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Heart Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Head treats Heart Disease more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Head treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Head's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Valve Disease
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
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)
Coronary Cathertization With Robotic Assistance
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
Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pacemaker Implantation, Permanent
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Syncope
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure

About Me

Care Philosophy

Our goal is to provide high quality, convenient outpatient cardiology and gastroenterology services to the community we serve, creating exceptional value for our patients and out patients.

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1985
    University Of South Carolina
    Fellowship Hospital
    1985
  • 1985
    Eastern Virginia Medical School
    Residency Hospital
    1985
  • 1983
    University Of South Carolina
    Internship Hospital
    1983
  • 1982
    University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1982

Awards

Dr. Head's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Head

2.3

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
30.76923076923077%
(4)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
7.6923076923076925%
(1)
1 Star
61.53846153846154%
(8)

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We encountered this doctor at Grand Strand regional hospital. I truly believe that this man helped my Mother to her grave . He is rude and does not like to be questioned at all .He discontinued life-saving medication for her and did not consult with our family at all. I feel He did not do...Read More
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Very poor bedside manner and didn't communicate information well. He was surprisingly rude and had a distasteful sense of arrogance. If I could choose a doctor it would definitely NOT be him.
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Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

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