Dr. Kraig Wangsnes, MD

Dr. Kraig Wangsnes, MD

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Age 59
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Dr. Kraig Wangsnes, MD is a cardiology specialist in Augusta, GA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from MAYO MED SCH in 1985 and specializes in cardiology.

1348 Walton Way Ste 5100

Augusta, GA 30901

Contact Information

(706) 724-8611

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

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

Dr. Wangsnes'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

  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

54  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • 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
  • 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 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
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension
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24  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • MAYO MED SCH
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Loma Linda University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Mayo Grad Sch Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Loma Linda University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wangsnes has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wangsnes' Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wangsnes to family and friends
11 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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

Dr. Wangsnes' 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

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr Wangnes is an excellent physician , very caring and competent.
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Everyone in the office was so nice. This was my first visit to this ossicle. I felt that they were interested in my well being. Dr. Wangsnes really took time to talk to me and ask questions about my health AND he listened to me and my questions and answered them so that I could understand. He has...more
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Dr. Wangsnes took care of my husband when he came in by ambulance suffering from a heart attack. He immediately took him into the cath lab and put two more stents into an artery that was completely blocked. I had no choice but to trust Dr. Wangsnes, but he did an excellent job of taking care of...more
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Scheduled an appointment with Dr Wangsness after a friend recommended him. Rescheduled first appt. Then when we finally saw Dr Wangsnes he said the previous cardiologist did not send records to show heart issues. So that was a wasted trip. Third visit I was having blood pressures the night...more
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