Dr. Lei Gao, MD

Dr. Lei Gao, MD

Save
Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
47 y/o
(10)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Lei Gao, MD is a cardiology specialist in Burien, WA and has been practicing for 7 years. He specializes in cardiology.

Franciscan Heart & Vascular Associates - Burien

16233 Sylvester Rd SW Ste 260

Burien, WA 98166
Get Directions

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • Employers Health Network
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network

Learn about Dr. Gao

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

Chest Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers
Hypertension
very high
more than 94% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Gao'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gao "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 Unviersity of Ohio inToledo, Ohio. He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine and cardiology fellowship at SUNY Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. He is board certified in internal medicine, echocardiogrphy, nuclear cardiology, and cardiovascular medicine."

1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

29  Conditions Treated

  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • 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
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease

15  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gao has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Gao does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Gao and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Gao's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gao

4.6

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
90%
(9)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
10%
(1)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Gao?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • Under 10 minutes
Dr. Gao's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Gao?

Compare Cardiologists

More Cardiologists like Dr. Gao at Franciscan Heart & Vascular Associates - Burien

Show All Cardiologists