Dr. Neal Perlmutter, MD

Dr. Neal Perlmutter, MD

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61 y/o
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Dr. Neal Perlmutter, MD is a cardiology specialist in Bellevue, WA and has been practicing for 29 years. He specializes in cardiology and nuclear cardiology.Read his story

Overlake Medical Clinics/Overlake Hospital Cancer Center

1135 116th Ave NE Ste 600

Bellevue, WA 98004
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • America's Health Insurance Plans
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Asuris Northwest Health
  • Beacon Health Strategies
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Behavioral Health Network
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource

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Chest Pain
very high
more than 95% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 93% of peers
Cardiomegaly
very high
more than 90% of peers

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Dr. Perlmutter's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Perlmutter "Dr. Perlmutter has practiced cardiology at Overlake Hospital since 1989. he attended medical school at the University of Missouri - Columbia, and completed bothinternal medicine residency and cardiology fellowship training at Oregon Health Sciences University in Portland. He is board certified in internal medicine, cardiology, and nuclear cardiology. He enjoys running, cycling, and swimming, and has completed 12 marathons, and numberous endurance cycling and triathalon events. He wasn as Olympic Torchbearer in the Olympic Torch Relay in 2002. He encourages his patients to become physically active, and make lifestyle changes whenever possible. He has 2 sons and is happily married."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Perlmutter "I work hard to be certain patients can remain as active as possible and see that heart disease does not limit their lifestyle, goals or accomplishments.

At eash visit, I go over all recommendations wtih the patient in writing and attempt to see that all of their questions are answered."

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Nuclear Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

51  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • 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)
  • 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
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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13  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • UNIV OF MO COLUMBIA SCH OF MED
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Oregon Health And Science University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Oregon Health And Science University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Oregon Health And Science University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Perlmutter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Perlmutter's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Perlmutter

2.5

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5 Stars
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2 Stars
10%
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1 Star
55%
(11)

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Dr Perlmutter is a very good cardiologist. HOWEVER what he has in technical doctor knowledge he severely lacks in basic human compassion and understanding. I was having a mental health crisis and was legitimately suicidal. When I told him this he said “well when you try to kill yourself make sure...Read More
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Dr. Perlmutter has an excellent way of speaking to his patients. I'm always impressed by his preparedness and thorough advice. He gives me the impression that he has put significant thought into what he is telling me. When suggesting a new medication, he's not doing this without ensuring that I...Read More
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Excellent care over the last 15 years. Several disparate problems always handle efficiently with the right diagnosis the first time. Firm, but right.
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I have a bad experience with this doctor.
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First visit with my mother, he changed a ton of her meds and said, see you in a year. I agree 100% with the reviews below, he is so full of himself and dismissive of any questions the patient brings up, he's unbearable. We will not be back.
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