Dr. Richard Heuser, MD

Dr. Richard Heuser, MD

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Interventional Cardiology  |  
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67 y/o
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Dr. Richard Heuser, MD is an interventional cardiology doctor who practices in Phoenix, AZ. He is 67 years old and has been practicing for 37 years.

Phoenix Heart Center

555 N 18th St Ste 300

Phoenix, AZ 85006
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Accepted insurance

  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • Fortified Provider Network
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Hyperlipidemia
very high
more than 94% of peers
Vascular Disease
very high
more than 93% of peers
Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Arch Syndrome
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Anomalies
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Ebstein's Anomaly
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Mass
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heterophobia
  • High Triglycerides
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Raynaud's Syndrome
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Sinoatrial Node Dysfunction
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension
  • Ventricular Septal Defect

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Procedures

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Aortic Valvuloplasty
  • Arterial Line Insertion
  • Arteriogram
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Brachytherapy
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy
  • Cardioseal Implant
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrophysiological Study
  • Endomyocardial Biopsy
  • Heart Biopsy
  • Heart Transplant
  • Heart Valve Replacement
  • Holter Monitoring
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump (IABP)
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse Repair
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Percutaneous Umbilical Blood Cord Sampling (PUBS)
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
  • Pre-Operative Cardiovascular Examination
  • Pseudoaneurysm Repair
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Strep Test
  • Stress Echocardiogram
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombolytic Therapy
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Wisconsin Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Heuser has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Heuser does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Heuser and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dignity Health - St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Heuser is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Heuser's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Heuser to family and friends
4.6
based on 9 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Heuser's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in peoria, AZ |
He has a great bedside manner, treats patience with dignity and respect.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Heuser accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna POS
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • Fortified Provider Network
  • Health Net
  • Humana
    Gold
    Humana HMO
    Humana PPO
  • MultiPlan
    Integrated Health Plan (IHP) PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    CarePlus
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Hospitals where Dr. Heuser has admitting privileges

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St. Luke's Medical Center
1800 E Van Buren St
Phoenix, AZ 85006
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