Dr. Richard Kachel, MD

Dr. Richard Kachel, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
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Dr. Richard Kachel, MD is a cardiology specialist in Lake Worth, FL and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1971 and specializes in cardiology.

5507 S Congress Ave Ste 110

Lake Worth, FL 33462

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Kachel's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Heart Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kachel treats Heart Disease more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Kachel treats this condition more than 73% of his peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kachel treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 58% of his peers

Dr. Kachel treats this condition more than 58% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Atrial Fibrillation
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kachel treats Atrial Fibrillation more than 42% of his peers

Dr. Kachel treats this condition more than 42% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Atrial Fibrillation

Dr. Kachel's conditions and procedures:

  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Echocardiography
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypotension
  • Left Bundle Branch Block
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Right Bundle Branch Block
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

The practice was founded in 1978 by one of the first board-certified cardiologists in Palm Beach County. It has grown to include eight board-certified cardiologists, who trained in the top cardiac programs in the U.S. and abroad. The practice treats ...

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1978
Miami Affil Hosps
Fellowship Hospital
1976
Jefferson Hospital
Residency Hospital
1973
Pittsburgh Health Center
Residency Hospital
1972
Pittsburgh Health Center
Internship Hospital
1971
Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
Medical School
1978
1976
1973
1972
1971

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

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3.7

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1 Star
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO