Dr. Mark Townsend, MD

Dr. Mark Townsend, MD

Adult Congenital Heart Disease Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 44
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Dr. Mark Townsend, MD is an adult congenital heart disease cardiology specialist in Lynchburg, VA and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Va Commonwealth Univ Sch Of Med in 2000 and specializes in adult congenital heart disease cardiology, pediatric cardiology, and more.

2410 Atherholt Rd

Lynchburg, VA 24501

Contact Information

(434) 200-5252

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Septal Defect
normal
more than 75% of peers
Tetralogy of Fallot
normal
more than 33% of peers
Heart Disease
normal
more than 31% of peers

Dr. Townsend'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.

3  Specialties

  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatric Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

43  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Ebstein's Anomaly
  • Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Valvular Regurgitation
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6  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Va Commonwealth Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Medical College Of Virginia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Townsend has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Townsend's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Townsend to family and friends
11 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Townsend's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

There is not enough space or adequate words. We love you Dr. T. !!!!!
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I've been seeing Dr. Townsend for years. He is the best cardiologist!
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My experience with Dr. Townsend was one of the few times I actually enjoyed going to the doctor. His demeanor was so nice, relaxed and confident. He took the time to draw and explain everything to me, as well as put me at ease with something a previous physician had informed me of. I'm almost sad I...more
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