Dr. Marcel Lechin, MD

Dr. Marcel Lechin, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. Marcel Lechin, MD is a cardiology specialist in College Station, TX and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Universidad Central De Venezuela--Jose Maria Vargas, Escuela De Medicina Jose Maria Vargas in 1987 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

1721 Birmingham Dr

College Station, TX 77845

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Hyperlipidemia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Congestive Heart Failure
very high
more than 99% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Lechin'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

1  Board Certifications

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

52  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • 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 Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • 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
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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22  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Universidad Central De Venezuela--Jose Maria Vargas, Escuela De Medicina Jose Maria Vargas
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lechin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lechin's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lechin to family and friends
21 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Lechin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I was quite disappointed in Dr. Lechin. Invariably, I had to wait an hour or more after meeting with his nurse. He did not explain things in very much detail. For example, I was told that I needed a stress test after noticing something "irregular" in my echo-cardiogram. I was then given an...more
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Dr. Lechin will not leave you until he addresses all your concerns. For this he is the best doctor I have ever experienced.
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Dr. Lechin is a very professional and caring doctor. He strives to be make the best diagnosis and treatment that is humanly possible. He is a very busy physician.
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I definitely wouldn't recommend, but I hesitate to relay my experience.
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Dr. Lechin is a very caring doctor who spends a lot of time with you and has a very caring attitude. I have called him after hours on several occasions and he was very concerned about my care.
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