Dr. Kevin Vaska, MD

Dr. Kevin Vaska, MD

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Age 61
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Dr. Kevin Vaska, MD is a cardiology specialist in Sioux Falls, SD and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Sanford School Of Medicine Of The University Of South Dakota in 1982 and specializes in cardiology and internal medicine.

6709 S Minnesota Ave Ste 101

Sioux Falls, SD 57108

Contact Information

(605) 274-6300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pulmonary Hypertension
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Vaska'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.

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

47  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • 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 Aneurysm
  • 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
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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17  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Dakota.

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

  • Sanford School Of Medicine Of The University Of South Dakota
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Royal C Johnson Va Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University Sd
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Med College Of Wisconsin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vaska has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vaska's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Vaska's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Vaska is a knowledgeable practitioner. He takes time to ensure you understand your diagnosis and plan of care. He answers questions you have in language you can understand. When you call the office staff is responsive to your questions and Dr. Vaska is prompt in returning calls. I have found...more
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He was the only doctor that's didn't just dismiss my symptoms and he actually looked intonit and did the necessary tests and found the problem and solved it. I would highly recommend him to anybody, he didn't a wonderful job
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Dr. Vaska has been a great cardiologist for me. He always makes me feel assured about my medical issues and concerns. I would highly recommend him for any needs you may have. He takes the time to visit with you and answers all questions. And, I appreciate his calm demeanor. The staff is always nice...more
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