Dr. Gerald Bauknight Jr, MD

Dr. Gerald Bauknight Jr, MD

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Dr. Gerald Bauknight Jr, MD is a cardiology specialist in Columbia, SC and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of South Carolina At Columbia in 1986 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

1655 Bernardin Ave Ste 300

Columbia, SC 29204

Contact Information

(803) 252-6644

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Choice Health
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Dr. Bauknight Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cardiovascular Stress Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bauknight Jr performs Cardiovascular Stress Test more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Bauknight Jr performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bauknight Jr treats Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension) more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Bauknight Jr treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Pulmonary Hypertension
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bauknight Jr treats Pulmonary Hypertension more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Bauknight Jr treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Dexfenfluramine-Induced
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Familial
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Fenfluramine-Induced
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypoxic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Venous Hypertension
  • Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension

Dr. Bauknight Jr's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Autonomic Disorders
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
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 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)
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
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
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Septal Defect
Syncope
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Venous Hypertension

About Me

Biography

Dr. Gerald Bauknight Jr, MD is a cardiology specialist in Columbia, SC and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of South Carolina At Columbia in 1986 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1993
    University Ia Hosps Clins
    Fellowship Hospital
    1993
  • 1989
    Med College Va Hosps
    Residency Hospital
    1989
  • 1987
    Med College Va Hosps
    Internship Hospital
    1987
  • 1986
    University Of South Carolina At Columbia
    Medical School
    1986

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3.7

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Was not prepared to see me upon entering, shuffling through papers/records for 5 minutes. Dr Bauknight was short, abrupt, and extremely tense for whatever reason without his ever previously meeting me or even before discussion of my case! Bad day? He would interrupt and ask questions about a...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
American Republic
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Wellpath Preferred PPO
First Choice Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
MedCost
MedCost PPO
MedHealthInsurance
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Planned Administration Inc
SelectHealth
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

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Providence Health

Columbia, SC

Lexington Medical Center

West Columbia, SC

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