Dr. Peter Gallagher, MD

Clinical Cardiac ElectrophysiologyMaleAge 53

Dr. Gallagher
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Nebraska Heart Institute

7440 S 91ST ST Lincoln, NE 68526

Dr. Peter Gallagher, MD is a Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiologist in Lincoln, NE and has over 31 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Gallagher has more experience with Cardiac Electrical System Procedures, Cardiac Implantable Device Procedures, and Heart Conditions than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of Nebraska / College of Medicine medical school in 1990. He is affiliated with CHI Health St. Elizabeth. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Gallagher to book an appointment.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Gallagher

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Cardiac Electrical System Procedures

Electrophysiologists monitor, diagnose and treat abnormal heart rhythms through procedures such as electrocardiograms (EKGs) and pacemaker insertionsCompare with other Cardiac Electrical System Procedures specialists.

Dr. Gallagher is experienced in the area of Cardiac Electrical System Procedures. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Treatments
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Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Cardioversion, Elective
Normal
Frequency
High
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Very High
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Cardiac Implantable Device Procedures

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Dr. Gallagher is experienced in the area of Cardiac Implantable Device Procedures. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
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Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Heart Conditions

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Dr. Gallagher is experienced in the area of Heart Conditions. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Treatments
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Heart Disease
Cardiomyopathy
Sinus Bradycardia
Third Degree Heart Block
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Adult Congenital Heart Conditions

Adult congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as arrythmias and mitral valve disease, that have been present from birth to adulthood.Compare with other Adult Congenital Heart Conditions specialists.

Dr. Gallagher is experienced in the area of Adult Congenital Heart Conditions. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 19 conditions and procedures

Treatments
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Arrhythmias
Atrial Flutter
Atrial Fibrillation
Ventricular Fibrillation
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
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Dr. Gallagher's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Atrioventricular Septal Defect (AVSD)
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Restrictive
  • Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Pain Evaluation
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Electrophysiological Study
  • Endocarditis
  • First Degree Heart Block
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • HeartAware Online Risk Screening
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Long QT Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mobitz, Type 2, Heart Block
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
  • Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Prinzmetal Angina
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Second Degree Heart Block
  • Septal Defect
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Stress Test
  • Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Third Degree Heart Block
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Treadmill Stress Test
  • Tricuspid Valve Atresia
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Unstable Angina
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White Pattern

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Dr. Gallagher accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthSmart
Medicaid
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

Dr. Gallagher's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gallagher

4.9

Based on 12 ratings

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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Excellent, Excellent, kind, honest, gifted in explanation.
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Dr. Gallagher is a superb cardiologist. His treatment of me as a patient was exemplary.
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Takes time with both the patient and their families. Does not push his agenda. Lays out the facts and lets the patient decide.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Staff wasn't friendly
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Peter Gallagher, MD is a Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiologist in Lincoln, NE and has over 31 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Gallagher...Read more

Specialties

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

Education

Duke University Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
University Tx Southwestern Med School
Residency Hospital
University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1990
University of Nebraska / College of Medicine
Medical School
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Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. Peter Gallagher, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Gallagher frequently treats Cardiac Electrical System Procedures, Cardiac Implantable Device Procedures, and Heart Conditions. See all practice areas where Dr. Gallagher specializes.

Where is Dr. Peter Gallagher, MD's office located?

Dr. Gallagher's office is located at 7440 S 91ST ST, Lincoln, NE 68526. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Nebraska Heart Institute

Poineer heart institute7440 S 91ST ST Lincoln, NE 68526
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Gallagher is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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CHI Health St. Elizabeth

Lincoln, NE

66% Patient Experience Rating, 3% lower than the national average

2 Awards Received