Dr. Peter Hesslein, MD

Dr. Peter Hesslein, MD

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Dr. Peter Hesslein, MD is a pediatric cardiology specialist in Tacoma, WA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 1976 and specializes in pediatric cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

314 Martin Luther King Jr Way Ste 303

Tacoma, WA 98405

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
  • Health Net
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Dr. Hesslein's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Congenital Heart Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hesslein treats Congenital Heart Disease more than 42% of his peers

Dr. Hesslein treats this condition more than 42% 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
Heart Murmur
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hesslein treats Heart Murmur more than 32% of his peers

Dr. Hesslein treats this condition more than 32% of his peers

Heart Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hesslein treats Heart Disease more than 30% of his peers

Dr. Hesslein treats this condition more than 30% of his peers

Dr. Hesslein's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Flutter
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular Disease
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioversion, Elective
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Coarctation of the Aorta
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Defects, Adult
Congenital Heart Defects, Fetal
Congenital Heart Disease
Echocardiography
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Electrophysiological Study
Fetal Echocardiography
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Heart Surgery
Neonatal Bradycardia
Patent Ductus Arteriosus
Pediatric Heart Disease
Pediatric Heart Rhythjm Abnormalities
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Radiofrequency Ablation
Septal Defect
Stress Test
Syncope
Vascular Disease
Ventricular Septal Defect

About Me

Biography

Dr. Peter Hesslein, MD is a pediatric cardiology specialist in Tacoma, WA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 1976 and specializes in pediatric cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Cardiology
  • Pediatrics

Education

  • 1981
    Texas Childrens Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1981
  • 1978
    Childrens Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1978
  • 1977
    Childrens Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1977
  • 1976
    Baylor University
    Medical School
    1976

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
First Choice Health
First Choice Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Group Health Cooperative
Health Net
Health Net PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
ODS Health Plan
Premera Blue Cross
Heritage Plus
Providence Health Plans
Personal Option EPO
Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
Preferred Provider Network PPN
Regence Blue Shield of Washington
Preferred Provider Network
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
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