Dr. Richard Shea, MD

Dr. Richard Shea, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Richard Shea, MD is a cardiology specialist in Indianapolis, IN and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from George Washington University / School of Medicine And Health Sciences in 1985 and specializes in cardiology and nuclear cardiology.Read his story

5330 E Stop 11 Rd

Indianapolis, IN 46237

Contact Information

(317) 893-1900

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Top Care Areas

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

Aortic Valve Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 97% of peers
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Shea's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Shea's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shea "Dr. Richard Shea specializes in echocardiography, nuclear cardiology, valvular heart disease and transesophageal echocardiography. Dr. Shea is medical director of outpatient testing services at Franciscan Heart Center and Indiana Heart Physicians. Additionally, he has been awarded recognition by the National Committee for Quality Assurance Heart Recognition Program. Clinicians who achieve the Heart Recognition Program show their peers, patients and others in the heart/vascular community that they are part of an elite group that is publicly recognized for its skill in providing the highest-level heart and vascular care. He has been named to Indianapolis Monthly magazine's Top Doctor's list in cardiovascular disease from 2009-2017. He was also named to the 2011, 2012 and 2013 U.S. News & World Report Top Doctors rankings."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shea "I believe in a teamwork approach to care in which the patients and physician work together to achieve the best possible outcomes. "

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Nuclear Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

53  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • 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)
  • 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
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease


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15  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • George Washington University / School of Medicine And Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Fitzsimons Army Medical Center Aurora, CO
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Washington Hospital Center - Washington, Dc
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shea has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shea's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shea to family and friends
6 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Shea's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

5 Star!!!!!
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