Dr. Richard Guynes, MD

Dr. Richard Guynes, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 52
(7)
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Dr. Richard Guynes, MD is a cardiology specialist in Jackson, MS and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University Of Mississippi School Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in cardiology, interventional cardiology, and more.Read his story

970 Lakeland Dr Ste 61

Jackson, MS 39216

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • American Lifecare
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 14 More

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Top Care Areas

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Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypertension
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hyperlipidemia
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Guynes' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Guynes "Dr. Guynes completed his undergraduate degree at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee, before earning his medical degree from the University of Mississippi School of Medicine. He also completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in cardiology at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. He is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular diseases and interventional cardiology. Dr. Guynes resides in Ridgeland with his wife Alison and their two sons."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Guynes "Jackson Heart Clinic is a unique team of independent cardiovascular specialists committed to providing comprehensive and compassionate care to the patients and families we serve. Our mission is to set the standard in the delivery of quality, personalized care. We believe the needs of our patients come first."
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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Invasive Cardiology
  • Non-Invasive Cardiology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • 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
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • 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
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension

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Procedures

  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pulmonary Valve Surgery
  • Stress Echocardiogram
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Vanderbilt University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Mississippi School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • University Of Mississippi Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Of Mississippi Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University Of Mississippi Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Guynes has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Guynes' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Guynes to family and friends
4.4
based on 7 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Guynes' Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Jackson, MS |
I couldn’t be happier with the care that I have received from Dr Richard Guynes. He is always attentive and listens to what u are telling him. Most of all I appreciated his concern for invasive treatment in that he thinks about it and if at all possible will choose less invasive. This is what I...more
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Dr. Guynes accepts 23 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • American Lifecare
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Federal Employee Program
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Mississippi Health Partners
  • MultiPlan
  • Physicians' Care Network
    Physicians Care Network
  • PPO Plus
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Triwest
  • United Food and Commercial Workers
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Vantage Health Plan
    Vantage Silver
  • WellCare

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Hospitals where Dr. Guynes has admitting privileges

St. Dominic Hospital
969 Lakeland Dr
Jackson, MS 39216
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