Dr. Lisa Abrahams, MD

Dr. Lisa Abrahams, MD

Cardiology •  Female • Age 65

  
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Dr. Lisa Abrahams, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Brainerd, MN. Dr. Abrahams has more experience with Interventional Cardiology, Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders, and Cardiac Care than other specialists in her area. She is affiliated with Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Abrahams to book an appointment.


Locations

Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center (Brainerd)

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(218) 270-9868
St Josephs Medical Center523 N 3rd St Brainerd, MN 56401
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Dr. Abrahams accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
Blue Cross Accord
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Coop Core
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO

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Practice Areas

Interventional Cardiology

Interventional cardiologists specialize in catheter-based treatment of heart diseases through procedures such as cardiac catheterization, impella devices, and stent placement.Compare with other Interventional Cardiology specialists.

Typically treats 75% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abrahams performs Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography) more than 85% of their peers

Dr. Abrahams performs this procedure more than 85% of their peers

Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abrahams performs Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent more than 65% of their peers

Dr. Abrahams performs this procedure more than 65% of their peers

Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders

Adult congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as arrythmias and mitral valve disease, that have been present from birth to adulthood.Compare with other Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 65% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 8 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abrahams treats Aortic Valve Regurgitation more than 85% of their peers

Dr. Abrahams treats this condition more than 85% of their peers

Mitral Valve Regurgitation
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abrahams treats Mitral Valve Regurgitation more than 79% of their peers

Dr. Abrahams treats this condition more than 79% of their peers

Arrhythmias
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abrahams treats Arrhythmias more than 75% of their peers

Dr. Abrahams treats this condition more than 75% of their peers

Cardiac Care

Cardiac care specialists diagnose and treat general cardiac conditions such as high blood pressure, angina, and arrhythmias through procedures including cardiovascular stress tests, ablation therapy, and heart valve surgery.Compare with other Cardiac Care specialists.

Typically treats 64% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 21 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abrahams treats Heart Disease more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Abrahams treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abrahams treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Abrahams treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abrahams treats Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction) more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Abrahams treats this condition more than 91% of their peers

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Dr. Abrahams' conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • 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 Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • 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
  • Impella Device
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Surgery
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a physician, I have the privilege of caring for patients and their families and sharing in Essentia Health's mission of making a healthy difference in people's lives.

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1987
Letterman Army Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1985
Letterman Army Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1983
Letterman Army Medical Center
Internship Hospital

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

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Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center

Brainerd, MN

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2018)