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Dr. Lei Gao, MD

Dr. Lei Gao, MD

Cardiology ·  Male · Age 47

  

Dr. Lei Gao, MD is a cardiology specialist in Burien, WA and has been practicing for 8 years. He specializes in cardiology.


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(206) 835-7400

Dr. Gao accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna POS
American Lifecare
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana PPO
CareOregon
Medicaid
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
Coventry Health Care of Louisiana HMO
Employers Health Network
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Worker's Compensation WC
Galaxy Health Network
Galaxy Health Network PPO
Worker's Compensation WC
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medica
Medicaid
Medicaid
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
National Preferred Provider Network
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
PHCS
PPO Plus
PPO Plus PPO
Prime Health Services
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
Three Rivers Provider Network
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Options PPO
United Healthcare
USA Managed Care Organization
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

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Dr. Gao's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chest Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gao treats Chest Pain more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Gao treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Cardiomegaly
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gao treats Cardiomegaly more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Gao treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Tricuspid Valve Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gao treats Tricuspid Valve Disease more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Gao treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Tricuspid Valve Atresia
  • Tricuspid Valve Stenosis

Dr. Gao's conditions and procedures:

Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Valve Disease
Arrhythmias
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioversion, Elective
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Echocardiography
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
High Cholesterol
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Mitral Valve Disease
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Septal Defect
Stress Test
Syncope
Telemedicine
Tilt Table Testing
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)
Tricuspid Valve Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Lei Gao's medical expertise is adult clinical cardiology, non-invasive imagine cardiology and preventive cardiology. Dr. Gao obtained his medical degree from Zhenjiang Medical College in China and his PhD degree in neuroscience from Medical Unvie...

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

2011
SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn
Fellowship Hospital
2008
SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn
Residency Hospital
1994
Zhejiang Medical College
Medical School
2011
2008
1994

Languages

  • Chinese
  • English

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4.6

Based on 10 reviews

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1 Star
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