Dr. Jaime Pugeda, MD

Dr. Jaime Pugeda, MD

Interventional Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
(3)
Save
Dr. Jaime Pugeda, MD is an interventional cardiology specialist in Tacoma, WA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University of Santo Tomas in 1992 and specializes in interventional cardiology.

1901 S Cedar St Ste 301

Tacoma, WA 98405

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Pugeda

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vascular Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Pugeda'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

  • Interventional Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

18  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

8  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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 Santo Tomas
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Beth Israel Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pugeda has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

Dr. Pugeda's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pugeda to family and friends
3 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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

Dr. Pugeda's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr Pugeda is a very good cardiologist and inserted stints to increase blood flow to my heart. I have had no issues with that procedure. However, his office is not on the ball with prescriptions. I have had to repeatedly wait for refills beyond the time my pills ran out because the people that work...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
I saw Dr. Pugeda by coming in during a heart attack. He has a sweet nature that was kind and explains things well. He put a stent in. His office staff and everyone is excellent! I trust him thoroughly! He’s amazing.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Image of Dr. Pugeda
Are you Dr. Pugeda?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!