Dr. Kevin Rist, MD

Cardiology •  Male • Age 67
  
Dr. Rist
Accepting new patients

Aspirus Cardiology

2275 N Shore Dr Rhinelander, WI 54401

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(715) 847-2665

Dr. Kevin Rist, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Rhinelander, WI and has over 42 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Rist has more experience with Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders and Electrophysiology than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Dartmouth School of Medicine medical school in 1978. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Aspirus Langlade Hospital and Aspirus Medford Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Rist to book an appointment.


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Dr. Rist accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna PPO
Choice Plus POS II
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Anthem
Balanced Blue Access-WI PPO
Balanced Blue Preferred-WI POS
Blue Access Network (Wisconsin) PPO
Blue Access w/ Pref Retail Clinics-WI PPO
Blue Preferred (Select Network)-WI POS
Blue Preferred Network-WI
Blue Preferred Plus w/ Pref Retail Clinics-WI POS
Blue Preferred Plus-WI POS
Blue Priority (Select Network)-WI
Blue Priority Plus w/ Pref Retail Clinics-WI POS
Blue Priority WI Network-WI
Blue Traditional Network-WI
Bronze Blue Access-WI PPO
Bronze Blue Preferred-WI POS
Bronze Blue Priority-WI POS
Catastrophic Blue Priority-WI
Gold Blue Access-WI PPO
Gold Blue Preferred-WI POS
Gold Blue Priority-WI POS
Lumenos plans - Blue Access-WI
Lumenos plans - Blue Preferred-WI
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Platinum Blue Access-WI PPO
Platinum Blue Preferred-WI POS
Platinum Blue Priority-WI POS
Silver Blue Access-WI PPO
Silver Blue Preferred-WI POS
Silver Blue Priority-WI POS
Well Priority-WI POS
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Arise Health Plan
Arise Health Plan HMO
Aspirus Network, Inc.
North Central Healthcare Alliance (NCHA)
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
ChoiceCare Network
Choice Care (Humana)
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthEOS
HealthPartners
HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
Interplan Health Group
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Gold
Gold Choice
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
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
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Rist

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Rist treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Rist treats other conditions, please contact the office at (715) 847-2665.

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 97% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Atrial Flutter
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rist treats Atrial Flutter more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Rist treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Arrhythmias
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rist treats Arrhythmias more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Rist treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Atrial Fibrillation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rist treats Atrial Fibrillation more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Rist treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Electrophysiology

Electrophysiologists monitor, diagnose and treat abnormal heart rhythms through procedures such as electrocardiograms (EKGs) and pacemaker insertionsCompare with other Electrophysiology specialists.

Typically treats 56% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rist performs Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Rist performs this procedure more than 96% of their peers

Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rist performs Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair more than 85% of their peers

Dr. Rist performs this procedure more than 85% of their peers

Cardiac Electrophysiology
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rist performs Cardiac Electrophysiology more than 82% of their peers

Dr. Rist performs this procedure more than 82% of their peers

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

Dr. Rist's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Electrophysiological Study
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors

Dr. Rist's Reviews

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4.0

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Dr rist listened to me and wanted to help. I’ve had svt for 35 plus years and he fixed it. He’s a very smart and compassionate doctor.
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  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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He sits and listens to you when you ask a question, He also expains stuff so you understand what is going to happen and so my family understood him
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Lynn in Antigo, WI – Oct 30, 2016
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Love this doctor. Helped me when I had been to several before him. Very attentive and thorough.
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Barb schneider in Park falls, wi – Oct 29, 2016
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Dr. Rist spent a considerable amount of time with me, and was very happy to answer my questions. He was personable and extremely knowledgeable.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Kevin Rist, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Rhinelander, WI and has over 42 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Rist has more experience...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1992
University of Pittsburgh
Fellowship Hospital
1990
University of Minnesota
Fellowship Hospital
1986
U Hosp Of Cleveland
Residency Hospital
1984
U Hosp Of Cleveland
Internship Hospital
1978
Dartmouth School of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • American Sign Language

Awards

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Locations

Aspirus Cardiology

Aspirus Cardiology2275 N Shore Dr Rhinelander, WI 54401
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Aspirus Langlade Hospital

Antigo, WI

80% Patient experience rating, 11% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020)

Aspirus Medford Hospital

Medford, WI

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

Aspirus Riverview Hospital

Wisconsin Rapids, WI

72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)

Aspirus Wausau Hospital

Wausau, WI

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

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ (2021)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)
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