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Dr. Mark Parent, MD

Cardiology ·  Male · Age 61

Dr. Parent

Dr. Mark Parent, MD is a cardiology specialist in Boise, ID and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University Of South Florida / College Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.


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(208) 302-0000

Dr. Parent accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna PPO
Trinity Health Plan
Altius Health Plans
Altius Health Plans HMO
Altius Health Plans POS
Altius Health Plans PPO
Blue Cross of Idaho
Blue Cross of Idaho HMO
Blue Cross of Idaho POS
Blue Cross of Idaho PPO
Corizon Health
First Choice Health
First Choice Health HMO
First Choice Health POS
First Choice Health PPO
Health Net
Health Net HMO
Health Net POS
Health Net PPO
Humana
Humana HMO
Humana POS
Humana PPO
Idaho Physicians Network (IPN)
LifeWise
Medicaid of Idaho
Medicaid of Oregon
DMAP
Moda Health
Gold
Silver
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network EPO
PHCS Network POS
PHCS Network PPO
PacificSource
PHCS
PHCS EPO
PHCS POS
PHCS PPO
Providence Health Plans
Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oregon HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oregon POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oregon PPO
Saint Alphonsus Health Alliance

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Dr. Parent's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chest Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Parent treats Chest Pain more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Parent treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Parent treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Parent treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Heart Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Parent treats Heart Disease more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Parent treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Parent's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Angiography
  • Angioplasty
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherectomy
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • 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 Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Coronary Stenting
  • Dobutamine Stress Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • 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
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Paracentesis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Ultrasound
  • Ultrasound, Abdominal Aortic
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

About Me

Care Philosophy

I chose to be a physician because I knew from an early age that I liked to help people, as I got older I enjoyed the challenge of taking care of people in a serious acute illness. I gravitated to cardiology because of the high pressure demands of tre...

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1988
Martinez Va Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1985
Lds Hospital
Residency Hospital
1983
Lds Hospital
Internship Hospital
1979
University Of South Florida / College Of Medicine
Medical School
1988
1985
1983
1979

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Parent

4.7

Based on 27 reviews

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1 Star
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A visit with Dr. parent is always informative, reassuring and friendly!
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I have known Dr Parent since 2013 as a cardiologist and interventionist. He listens and explains what is happening very well and cause his patients to trust him with their very life.
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Takes his time and always answers any questions I have at the time of my appointment
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I can’t imagine seeing another Doctor after Dr Perante visit in Boise and on Ontario Oregon. In the last two and half year he’s been treating my heart problems, I’m doing good , thanks to God and Dr Perante and his team.
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Excellent doctor and staff.
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This was our first visit with Dr. Parent. We felt comfortable with his recommendations.
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Dr Parent is thorough, knowledgeable, and proactive. I have been his patient for many years, and he has never let me down.
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Dr Parent took special care to explain to my kids what was happening with me the first time. He has a calming, reassuring approach and he knows what he is doing. The second time, he was a site for sore eyes waiting for me in the cath lab. Thank you for saving my life Dr Parent!
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Dr Parent cares and has taken care of me for several years, I would not consider anyone else.
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My experience as a patient with Dr. Parent was great. I'd highly recommend him.
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Extraordinary calm, caring demeanor.
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I like Dr. Parent; he's thorough, easy to talk to and I trust him.
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Saint Alphonsus Medical Group

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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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