Dr. Jeffrey Hershey, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Hershey, MD

Cardiology •  Male • Age 59

  
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Dr. Jeffrey Hershey, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Independence, OH. Dr. Hershey has more experience with Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders and Cardiac Care than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Cleveland Clinic and Fisher-Titus Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Hershey to book an appointment.


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(216) 986-4000
Independence Family Health Center5001 Rockside Rd Independence, OH 44131
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  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ See hospitals

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Dr. Hershey accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Balanced Blue Access-OH PPO
Blue Access Options for ERC Health-OH PPO
Blue Access Options-OH PPO
Blue Access-OH PPO
Blue Connection-OH HMO
Blue Preferred Plus-OH POS
Blue Preferred-OH EPO
Blue Preferred-OH HMO
Blue Preferred-OH POS
Blue Traditional-OH
Bronze Blue Access-OH PPO
Bronze Blue Access-OH PPO Plus
Gold Blue Access-OH PPO
Lumenos Plans-OH
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Ohio Med Plan-OH
Platinum Blue Access-OH PPO
Silver Blue Access-OH PPO
Silver Blue Access-OH PPO Plus
The Christ Hospital Health Network (TCHHN)-OH
Trihealth HD80-OH
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Open Access POS
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Hershey

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Hershey treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Hershey treats other conditions, please contact the office at (216) 986-4000.

Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders

Adult congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as arrythmias and mitral valve disease, that have been present from birth to adulthood.Compare with other Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 55% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Atrial Fibrillation
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hershey treats Atrial Fibrillation more than 65% of their peers

Dr. Hershey treats this condition more than 65% of their peers

Arrhythmias
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hershey treats Arrhythmias more than 61% of their peers

Dr. Hershey treats this condition more than 61% of their peers

Aortic Valve Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hershey treats Aortic Valve Disease more than 54% of their peers

Dr. Hershey treats this condition more than 54% of their peers

Cardiac Care

Cardiac care specialists diagnose and treat general cardiac conditions such as high blood pressure, angina, and arrhythmias through procedures including cardiovascular stress tests, ablation therapy, and heart valve surgery.Compare with other Cardiac Care specialists.

Typically treats 50% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 18 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Heart Palpitations
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hershey treats Heart Palpitations more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Hershey treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hershey treats Heart Disease more than 90% of their peers

Dr. Hershey treats this condition more than 90% of their peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hershey treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 85% of their peers

Dr. Hershey treats this condition more than 85% of their peers

Check Dr. Hershey's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Hershey's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • 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
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

About Dr. Hershey: "I enjoy involving patients in the decision-making process regarding their health care. I like to explain to the patient all the options available with a discussion of risks and benefits. It is a privilege to be able to participate in the care of each individual. This career has never felt like a job to me - it is something I truly enjoy doing on a daily basis."

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

Education

Metrohlth-Mt Sinai
Fellowship Hospital
1992
Akron Genl MC
Residency Hospital
1990
Akron Genl MC
Internship Hospital

Awards

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Affiliated Hospitals

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Cleveland Clinic

Cleveland, OH

83% Patient experience rating, 14% higher than the national average

  • America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Surgery Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)

Fisher-Titus Medical Center

Norwalk, OH

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

University Hospitals Ahuja Medical Center

Beachwood, OH

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ (2021, 2020)
  • Cardiac Care Excellence Award™ (2020)
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