Dr. Richard Jantz, MD

Dr. Richard Jantz, MD

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65 y/o
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Dr. Richard Jantz, MD is a cardiology specialist in Denver, CO and has been practicing for 35 years. He specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.Read his story

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Jantz performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hyperlipidemia
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Jantz's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Jantz "Richard Jantz, MD is well-established in the cardiology community. In addition to serving on the ADCA team, Dr. Jantz maintains affiliations with several Denver metro-area hospitals and provides outreach services in Sidney, Nebraska. He is board-certified in both internal medicine and cardiology.Dr. Jantz has authored several publications regarding heart health and cardiac care. Prior to joining Aurora Denver Cardiology Associates, Dr. Jantz received a Bachelor of Science degree from Wichita State University, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude, attended medical school at the University of Kansas-Kansas City and later went on to complete his internship, residency and fellowship at St. Luke's Hospital in Denver.Dr. Jantz grew up in Wichita, Kansas and became the first member of his family to attend college. He chose medicine primarily because of his interest in biology, but he has since come to value personal relationships with his patients and continuity of care. His daily goal is to provide comprehensive and compassionate care to his patients."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Jantz "Dr. Jantz is well established in the cardiology community. While he mainly treats patients at the Sky Ridge location of Aurora Denver Cardiology, Dr. Jantz maintains affiliations with several Denver metro area hospitals and provides outreach services in Sidney, Nebraska. Dr. Jantz is board certified in both Internal Medicine and Cardiology."

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

3  Board Certifications

  • 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 Internal Medicine*

57  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
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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18  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • Wichita State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • University of Kansas / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • St Lukes Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Presbyterian-St Luke's Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Presbyterian-St Luke's Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Jantz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jantz's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jantz to family and friends
16 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Jantz'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

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

Just completed a periodic echocardiogram at Skyridge Hospital per direction of Dr Jantz. The staff at the hospital was very helpful and professional making me feel comfortable throughout the process. The follow up appointment with Dr Jantz was not rushed and informative as usual. I would recommend...more
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This is a really great office. They are kind, efficient and highly involved in making your appointment pleasant. The medical staff is superb. Dr. Jantz is one of a kind, a very special doctor. A bonus is that I have never been kept waiting. Do yourself a favor and make an appointment with Dr....more
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Dr. Jantz has been my cardiologist for 20 years. He is an intelligent and caring doctor. It is reassuring to have someone you trust taking care of your heart.
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Dr. Jantz has carefully monitored my heart for many years. I started with Aurora/Denver Cardiology in 1984 after my first heart attack during a trip to North Dakota. Dr. Jantz has prescribed meds that in my opinion have kept me alive. Thank you from the top of my heart!
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Dr. Jantz is one of the most dedicated doctors that I have ever saw. He has been my Heart Doctor for over 10 years and I would recommend him to any body. He keeps me inform about everything concerning my health.
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