Dr. Peter Hesslein, MD
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Pediatric Cardiology | Male

Mary Bridge Specialty Clinic 314 Martin Luther King Jr Way Ste 303 Tacoma, WA 98405 Get Directions

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Dr. Peter Hesslein, MD is a pediatric cardiology doctor who practices in Tacoma, WA. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 41 years. Dr. Hesslein is affiliated with Seattle Children's Hospital, Multicare Auburn Medical Center, Group Health Capitol Hill Campus, MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital, Multicare Good Samaritan Hospital, Providence St. Peter Hospital, Mary Bridge Children's Hospital, Swedish Medical Center - First Hill Campus and Valley Medical Center.

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      •  Specializes in Pediatric Cardiology
      •  Board certified in Pediatric Cardiology and Pediatrics
      •  Malpractice claims in Washington not available
      •  No sanctions found
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      • Pediatric Cardiology
      • Pediatrics

      Conditions Treated

      • Aortic Aneurysm
      • Aortic Valve Disease
      • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
      • Arrhythmias
      • Atrial Flutter
      • Autonomic Disorders
      • Cardiomegaly
      • Cardiomyopathy
      • Cardiovascular Disease
      • Coarctation of the Aorta
      • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
      • Congenital Heart Defects
      • Congenital Heart Defects, Adult
      • Congenital Heart Disease
      • Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries (CCTGA)
      • Congestive Heart Failure
      • Ebstein's Anomaly
      • Fetal Heart Abnormalities
      • Heart Disease
      • Heart Murmur
      • Heart Palpitations
      • Hyperlipidemia
      • Hypertension
      • Mitral Valve Disease
      • Neonatal Bradycardia
      • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
      • Pediatric Heart Disease
      • Pediatric Heart Rhythjm Abnormalities
      • Pericardial Disease
      • Pulmonary Hypertension
      • Pulmonary Valve Disease
      • Septal Defect
      • Syncope
      • Tetralogy of Fallot
      • Tricuspid Valve Disease
      • Vascular Disease
      • Ventricular Septal Defect

      Education

      • Medical School
        Baylor University

        Graduated in 1976

      • Internship Hospital
        Childrens Memorial Hospital

        Completed in 1977

      • Residency Hospital
        Childrens Memorial Hospital

        Completed in 1978

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Texas Childrens Hospital

        Completed in 1981

      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • French
      • Spanish

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      Specialties

      • Pediatric Cardiology
      • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

      Procedures Performed

      • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
      • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
      • Cardiac Electrophysiology
      • Cardiac Imaging
      • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
      • Cardiovascular Stress Test
      • Cardioversion, Elective
      • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
      • Echocardiography
      • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
      • Electrophysiological Study
      • Fetal Echocardiography
      • Heart Surgery
      • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
      • Radiofrequency Ablation
      • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
      • Stress Test
      • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors