Dr. Joel Furda, MD

Dr. Joel Furda, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(7)
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Dr. Joel Furda, MD is a cardiology specialist in Wausau, WI and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from University Of Iowa in 1974 and specializes in cardiology.

500 Wind Ridge Dr

Wausau, WI 54401

Contact Information

(715) 847-2611

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Arise Health Plan
  • Aspirus Network, Inc.
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • HealthEOS
  • HealthPartners
  • 10 More

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Top Care Areas

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Heart Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Vascular Disease
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • 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
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Wisconsin.

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 Iowa
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Hennepin County Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Hennepin County Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Furda has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Furda's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Furda to family and friends
5.0
based on 7 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Furda's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

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Dr Furda is an excellent doctor that knows his business, he’s a caring doctor that listens to what you say or ask and is always willing to take time with his patients. He is very easy to talk with and very understanding and knowledgeable of your needs. He answers all questions in a way that you...more
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in Phelps, WI |
Up until December 31st of 2016, Dr. Furda had been my cardiologist for about 10 years. Unfortunately, due to the rising cost of my health insurance(increased over 50%)I was forced to go with a different health insurance that Dr. Furda was not a part of my provider network. I have nothing but high...more
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in Tomahawk, WI |
Excellent eye to eye of my condition, verbiage description, concerns, professional advice, excellent questions answered, totally knowledgeable and advisable. I may add the same is acknowledged for his Nurses staff or whom ever I talk to on his behalf! Gods blessings as ever. Andy Z
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Furda accepts 19 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna PPO
  • Arise Health Plan
    Arise Health Plan HMO
  • Aspirus Network, Inc.
    North Central Healthcare Alliance (NCHA)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • ChoiceCare Network
    Choice Care (Humana)
  • Cigna
  • HealthEOS
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
    Interplan Health Group
  • Humana
    Gold
    Gold Choice
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
  • Security Health Plan (SHP)
  • Today's Options
    Medicare Advantage PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    United Healthcare
  • Universal American
  • WEA Trust
    Trust Preferred POS
    Trust Preferred PPO
    WEA Insurance Corporation
    WEA Insurance Corporation POS
  • WPS Health Insurance
    Indemnity
    Statewide

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Hospitals where Dr. Furda has admitting privileges

Aspirus Wausau Hospital
333 Pine Ridge Blvd
Wausau, WI 54401
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Ministry Eagle River Memorial Hospital
201 Hospital Rd
Eagle River, WI 54521
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Ministry Saint Marys Hospital
2251 N Shore Dr
Rhinelander, WI 54501
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Sacred Heart Hospital
401 W Mohawk Dr
Tomahawk, WI 54487
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