Dr. Edward Skillen Jr, DO

Dr. Edward Skillen Jr, DO

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 69
(5)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Edward Skillen Jr, DO is a cardiology doctor who practices in Suffolk, VA. He is 69 years old. Read his story

5838 Harbour View Blvd Ste 270

Suffolk, VA 23435

Contact Information

(757) 541-1050

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Chest Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hyperlipidemia
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Skillen Jr's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Skillen Jr "Dr. Skillen, is a Clinical Cardiologist who graduated cum laude from Barrington College, Rhode Island, and earned his Doctor of Osteopathy degree from Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences in Kansas City, Missouri. He completed his internship in Internal Medicine at the United States Public Health Service Hospital at Staten Island, New York. He is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Skillen Jr "Cardiovascular Specialists is dedicated to providing world-class cardiac care to our patients. Our team of board-certified cardiologists specialize in treating diseases of the heart, veins and arteries. Being a part of the Bon Secours Heart & Vascular Institute gives our patients access to Western Hampton Roads? only open heart facility. We are committed to delivering quality, compassionate care that meets your individual needs. We offer a comprehensive range of cardiovascular services and continue investing in advanced technologies and training that enable our staff to provide you with the best cardiac care possible."
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Specialties

  • Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bacterial Endocarditis
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Chest Pain
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Marfan Syndrome, Type 2
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Stenosis
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Atresia
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Tricuspid Valve Stenosis
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Barrington College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Kansas City Univ Of Medicine Bioscience College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Staten Island Usphs Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Usphs Hospital and Youngstown Hospital Association
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Allegh Gen Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Youngstown Hospital Assn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Skillen Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Skillen Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Skillen Jr to family and friends
5.0
based on 5 total reviews
Dr. Skillen Jr's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Dr. Skillen Jr accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    KeyCare PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Southern Health PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Skillen Jr has admitting privileges

Bon Secours - Maryview Medical Center
3636 High St
Portsmouth, VA 23707
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