Dr. Gordon Watson, MD

Dr. Gordon Watson, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. Gordon Watson, MD is a cardiology specialist in Oro Valley, AZ and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Univ Of Az Coll Of Med in 1989 and specializes in cardiology.

1521 E Tangerine Rd Ste 255

Oro Valley, AZ 85755

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Hypertension
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Watson's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

1  Board Certifications

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

44  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • 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)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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13  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

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

  • Univ Of Az Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • U Ariz Hlth Scis Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • U Ariz Hlth Scis Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • U Okla Hlth Scis Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Watson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Watson's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Watson to family and friends
8 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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

Dr. Watson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr Watson is very knowledgeable, is very responsive to any questions you ask of him, and answers thoroughly. Both my wife and I had heart procedures diagnosed....and treated by Dr Watson and we're both happy with our decision(s) and would not change anything about our relationship with him and his...more
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Very capable - asks questios appropriate to the visit, answers my questions in a way I understand,if I'm unsure he will explain further. Has a great sense of humor, which I find a very good quality, I'm relaxed and more at ease answering questions.
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I contemplated writing this review but thought other patients should know he is very cold. Treated us like we were just a number, maybe it's not his father as the patient but it is my father. Rarely made eye contact, sat at the keyboard with his back to us. When I did ask a question he seemed...more
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