Dr. Lee O. Butterfield, MD

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Dr. Lee O. Butterfield, MD

Cardiology | Male

Palmetto Cardiology Associates 1655 Bernardin Ave Ste 300, Columbia, SC 29204 Get Directions
(803) 252-6644

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Dr. Butterfield specializes in Cardiology and practices in Columbia, SC. He practices at 2 locations.

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  • Interventional Cardiologynull
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    Dr. Butterfield accepts 22 insurance carriers

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    22 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

    • Aetna
    • American Republic
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • CoreSource
    • Coventry Health Care
    • First Choice Health
    • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    • Golden Rule
    • HealthFirst
    • Humana
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • MedCost
    • Medicaid
    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • MultiPlan
    • Planned Administration Inc
    • SelectHealth
    • Tricare
    • UnitedHealthCare

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    5 based on 6 responses
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    • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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    • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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    • How well provider listens and answers questions
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    • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    Dr. Butterfield's Office & Staff
    • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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    • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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    • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      16 – 30 minutes (5)
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    Specialties

    • Cardiology
    • Interventional Cardiology

    Board Certifications

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    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Interventional Cardiology

    Conditions Treated

    • Aneurysm
    • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
    • Aneurysm of Heart
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chest Pain
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
    • 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 and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Limb Swelling
    • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Edema
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Secondary Hypertension
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease

    Procedures Performed

    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardiovascular Stress Test
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Thoracentesis
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
    • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

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      • Professional Misconduct  (3/15/2012)
      • Action Taken: Education
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      • State: South Carolina
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    Education

    • Medical School
      University Of Virginia / Main Campus

      Graduated in 1995

    • Internship Hospital
      Yale New Haven Hosp

      Completed in 1996

    • Residency Hospital
      Yale New Haven Hosp

      Completed in 1998

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Medical University Of South Carolina

      Completed in 2002

    • Undergraduate School
      Washington and Lee University, Lexington, Va

      Graduated in 1991

    Awards & Recognition

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
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    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Cardiology
    • Board certified in Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology
    • Malpractice claims in South Carolina not available
    • No sanctions found
    • Board actions found
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    Dr. Butterfield's Office & Staff

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Butterfield

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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients