Dr. Lars Runquist, MD

Dr. Lars Runquist, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 49
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Dr. Lars Runquist, MD is a cardiology specialist in Charleston, SC and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

1033 Saint Andrews Blvd

Charleston, SC 29407

Contact Information

(843) 723-6111

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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Top Care Areas

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

Hyperlipidemia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cardiomegaly
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Runquist'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
  • Interventional Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

61  Conditions Treated

  • 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
  • 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)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • 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)
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension
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28  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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

  • Vanderbilt University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Med University Scar
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Med University Scar
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Med University Scar
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Medical University of South Carolina
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Runquist has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Runquist's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Runquist to family and friends
12 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

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

Dr. Runquist's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • 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 (6)

Dr. Runquist and his staff are always friendly to both my wife and I, who've seen him for a few years now. He has always been reassuring and thoroughly explains my symptoms to me in a way that even I can understand. Overall he's a great doctor and I recommend his practice if you live in the area.
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If I could give Dr. Runquist 10 (ten) stars I would. He treated my mother recently at Roper on Calhoun St. His P.A. came in to see my mother a couple times Dr. Runquist followed up immediately afterward. The care that he gave her was outstanding. He was not arrogant or condescending and took...more
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I am grateful for the care and time Dr Runquist has put in to taking care of myself and my family.
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Dr. Runquist is an outstanding cardiologist. He is very busy but utilizes his time well to do the important things in patient care. As a cardiologist myself, I recognize the quality of care that Dr. Runquist provides. I highly recommend him. He does outstanding work in the heart catheterization...more
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No communication skills. Schedules all sorts of tests and drugs with no explaining. Very arrogant and patronizing..
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