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Dr. Mulugeta Fissha, MD

Dr. Mulugeta Fissha, MD

Cardiology ·  Male · Age 46


Dr. Mulugeta Fissha, MD is a cardiology specialist in Lake Mary, FL and has been practicing for 12 years. He specializes in cardiology, interventional cardiology, and more.


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(407) 278-8481

Dr. Fissha accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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Humana
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No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Fissha's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Heart Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fissha performs Heart Surgery more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Fissha performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fissha treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Fissha treats this condition more than 94% 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
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fissha treats Heart Disease more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Fissha treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Fissha's conditions and procedures:

  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Angioplasty
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiac Procedure
  • 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
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Stenting
  • Diagnostic Cardiac Catheterization
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Endovascular Procedure
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Surgery
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypertension
  • Impella Device
  • Inferior Vena Cava Filter
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Interpretation of Exercise Stress Tests
  • Limb Swelling
  • Lung Surgery
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Peripheral Vascular Intervention
  • Peripheral Vascular Studies
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Stress Test
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Unstable Angina
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Ventricular Assist Device

About Me

Improve quality of life not just how long to live

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Interventional Cardiology

Education

Med College Georgia Hospital and Clinics
Fellowship Hospital
2011
Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
2007
Johns Hopkins University/ Sinai Hospital Program
Residency Hospital
2005
Johns Hopkins University/ Sinai Hospital Program
Internship Hospital
1998
Gondar College Of Medical Sciences, Addis Ababa University
Medical School
2011
2007
2005
1998

Languages

  • Amharic
  • Tigrinya
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Johns Hopkins University/ Sinai Hospital, Highest scoring resident award, 2006
  • Rhan-Peacock Research Award, Medical College of Georgia, 2010

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Dr. Fissha's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Fissha

4.2

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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(1)
2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
16.666666666666668%
(2)

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Make an appointment, show up on time and wait an hour after your appointed time. Pushes pills. Didn't help. Solution? Increase the dosage and try an additional pill. Every visit results in an additional pill/pills to take. Other doctors advised me to find another cardiologist. Orders tests but...Read More
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Dr. Fissha saw me January 3rd and implanted a pacemaker January 5th. He thoroughly explained the need for the placement. His demeanor instilled confidence in me. The follow-up appointment went very well and we are very pleased to recommend him and his practice to anyone needing a cardiologist!!
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During my husbands cardio event we met Dr. Fissha. He was very professional very kind, very concerned and appears to be an expert in his field. He has definitely been a major part in my husband’s recovery. Dr. Fissha has giving us a new look on life and we will forever be grateful for his...Read More
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My husband had a heart attack a month ago. We did not have a cardiologist and the hospital assigned the on call physician. We feel like we lucked out big time with Dr. Fissha. He was able to do the heart cath via the wrist. He ended up placing a stent and my husband is good as new. Thank you Dr....Read More
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Dr. Fissha is an excellent doctor, very caring doctor. I highly recommend him.
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