Dr. Galen Van Whye, MD

Dr. Galen Van Whye, MD

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Age 66
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Dr. Galen Van Whye, MD is a cardiology specialist in Germantown, TN and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa in 1978 and specializes in cardiology and internal medicine.

7460 Wolf River Blvd

Germantown, TN 38138

Contact Information

(901) 763-0200

Insurance Accepted

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

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
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. Van Whye's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Syncope
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Van Whye treats Syncope more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Van Whye treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Syncope, Familial Neurocardiogenic
Heart Palpitations
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Van Whye treats Heart Palpitations more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Van Whye treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Cardiomyopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Van Whye treats Cardiomyopathy more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Van Whye treats this condition more than 97% 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

Dr. Van Whye's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Angioplasty
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Autonomic Disorders
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Event Monitor
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 Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Echocardiography
Electrophysiology
Endocarditis
Endovenous Laser Treatment
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
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Paracentesis
Pericardial Disease
Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Radiofrequency Ablation
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Septal Defect
Stenting
Stress Test
Syncope
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

Established in 1972, the board certified physicians at Sutherland Cardiology Clinic are dedicated to our mission of providing excellent clinical, diagnostic, interventional and electrophysiology care to patients in the greater Mid-South.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

Sinai Samaritan Med Center
Residency Hospital
University Iowa Hosps and Clinics
Residency Hospital
1978
Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
Medical School
1978

Awards

Dr. Van Whye's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Van Whye

4.5

Based on 11 reviews

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Where do I start, he walked into my hospital room and his presence saved my life ! The ER doctor told me I was inches from dying and now I’m great ! Not only was the surgery a success but his team was the best in the business. Doc and Erin are always a phone call away even though my surgery was 3...Read More
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Dr Van Whye is a gift to patients and families who are blessed enough to be under his care. His bedside manner is second to none. He could express how serious a situation was without paralyzing you w fear. Confident diagnosis and plan put us at ease. He and Erin were accessible to us anytime and...Read More
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Dr. Van Whye, and his nurse Erin, provided excellent care to my father. He was available to spend time with us as a family and always willing to answer questions. I will always be grateful for his compassionate care.
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?In December 2017, my mother's newly diagnosed cardiac abnormalities were addressed, corrected, and managed promptly and professionally due to the excellent care given by Dr. Van Whye and his team. Because of his expertise and attention to detail, my mother continues to enjoy a full and...Read More
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During my uncle’s cardio ablation, Van Whye poked a hole in his aorta causing him multiple complications: bypass surgery, cardiac tamponade, stroke and near death. This should have never happened! Van Whye is too eager to perform procedures which can be treated with medication, DOES NOT discuss...Read More
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