Dr. Mark Townsend, MD

Dr. Mark Townsend, MD

Adult Congenital Heart Disease Cardiology  ·  
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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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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Townsend's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Septal Defect
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Townsend treats Septal Defect more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Townsend treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Atrial Septal Defect 1 (ASD 1)
  • Atrial Septal Defect 2 (ASD 2)
  • Atrioventricular Septal Defect (AVSD)
  • Congenital Septal Defect
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Truncus Arteriosus
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
Congenital Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Townsend treats Congenital Heart Disease more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Townsend treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Congenital Cardiovascular Malformations
  • Congenital Heart Block
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Adult
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Fetal
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Pediatric
  • Congenital Mitral Malformation
  • Congenital Mitral Stenosis
  • Congenital Septal Defect
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Townsend treats Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Townsend treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Townsend's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Autonomic Disorders
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular Stress Test
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 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

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

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

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Pediatric Cardiology

Education

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

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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...Read More
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Aetna HMO
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Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Anthem
Pathway X Tier Hosp HealthKeepers DirectAccess VA
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
Coventry Health Care of Virginia
Coventry Health Care of Virginia HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Optima Health
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

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