Dr. George Pierson, MD

Dr. George Pierson, MD

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67 y/o
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Dr. George Pierson, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Overland Park, KS. He is 67 years old and has been practicing for 30 years.

Midwest Heart & Vascular Specialists

12200 W 106th St Ste 320

Overland Park, KS 66215
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Accepted insurance

  • AARP
  • Advantra
  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Cigna
  • Comp Choice
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Family Health Partners

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Pierson performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers
Hyperlipidemia
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Obesity
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Echocardiography
  • Impella Device
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Stress Echocardiogram
  • Thrombolysis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kansas.

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

  • University of Kansas
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1972
  • University of Kansas / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • University Kans Med School
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • University of Kansas Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Duke University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pierson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Pierson does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Pierson and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Pierson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pierson to family and friends
4.2
based on 26 total reviews (12 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (20)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Pierson's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

in Olathe, KS |
Dr. Pierson has been my cardiologist since May 24, 2008 to today. He's an excellent cardiologist; skilled, knowledgeable, and caring. His leadership and rapport with the office and hospital staff is evident as they work together as a team. He's accessible and an excellent communicator with...more
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in Overland Park, KS |
He is the best cardiologist in the area. Great medical knowledge and really cares about his patients. I worked for him for 8 years and know him as a patient!
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in Overland Park, KS |
George Pierson is a fantastic doctor, with a great personality and bedside manor. He saved my life after a heart attach 7 years ago and has helped me keep from repeating my stupidity of the past!
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in Olathe, KS |
Dr. George Pierson has always seemed like genuinely caring person. All of my visits with him have been informative with emphasis on putting me at ease. I feel he has his patients concerns foremost in his thoughts. I certainly would recommend him to anyone.
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in olathe, ks |
Dr. Pierson and his staff are professional caretakers of my heart ! Procedures are thoroughly explained beforehand and most importantly........they LISTEN to the patients!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Pierson accepts 38 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Advantra
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
    Behavioral Health
    National Advantage
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Access PPO
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Advantage Plus HMO
    Blue Care HMO
    Preferred Care Blue PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Cigna
    Behavioral Health
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna POS
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Comp Choice
    Comp Results
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
    Compassionate Care Network (CCN) PPO
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
    Advantra HMO
    Advantra PPO
    Coventry Health Care HMO
    Coventry Health Care POS
    Coventry Health Care PPO
  • Family Health Partners
    Family Health Partners HMO
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Freedom Health
    Freedom Network PPO
    Select PPO
  • HCA Midwest Comp Care
    HMCC PHO
  • Health Exchange
    Health Exchange PPO
  • Humana
    Gold Plus Choice PPO
    Gold Plus HMO
    Humana HMO
    Humana POS
    Humana PPO
  • Missouri Care
    Missouri Care HMO
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina HMO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO
  • New Directions Behavioral Health
  • Preferred Health Professionals
    Preferred Health Professionals PPO
  • Preferred Healthcare
    Preferred Healthcare PPO
  • Preferred Mental Health Management, LLC
  • Premier Group Insurance
  • Private HealthCare Systems
    Private HealthCare Systems PPO
  • RockPort Health Care
    CCO/Rockport
  • Savility
    Savility POS
  • Tricare
  • Triwest
  • UniCare
    UniCare HMO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Medicare Supplement PPO
    United Behavioral Health
    United Healthcare HMO
    United Healthcare POS
    United Healthcare PPO
  • Viant
    Viant PPO
  • WellCare
    WellCare PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Pierson has admitting privileges

Menorah Medical Center
5721 W 119th St
Overland Park, KS 66209
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Centerpoint Medical Center
19600 E 39th St S
Independence, MO 64057
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Overland Park Regional Medical Center
10500 Quivira Rd
Overland Park, KS 66215
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