Dr. Rick Heirigs, MD

CardiologyMaleAge 52

Dr. Rick Heirigs, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in North Platte, NE and has over 22 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Heirigs has more experience with Adult Congenital Heart Conditions, Heart Conditions, and Cardiac Electrical System Procedures than other specialists in his area. He graduated from U of SD medical school in 1999. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Chase County Community Hospital and Community Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Heirigs to book an appointment.

Dr. Heirigs

Nebraska Heart Institute

102 Mcneel Ln Ste 1 North Platte, NE 69101
Accepting new patients

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Heirigs

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Heirigs treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Heirigs treats other conditions, please contact the office at (308) 532-5522.

Adult Congenital Heart Conditions

Adult congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as arrythmias and mitral valve disease, that have been present from birth to adulthood.Compare with other Adult Congenital Heart Conditions specialists.

Dr. Heirigs is experienced in the area of Adult Congenital Heart Conditions. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 19 conditions and procedures

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Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Mitral Valve Disease
Atrial Flutter
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High
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Very High
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Heart Conditions

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Dr. Heirigs is experienced in the area of Heart Conditions. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 33 conditions and procedures

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Heart Disease
Hypertension
Sinus Bradycardia
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
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High
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Very High
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Cardiac Electrical System Procedures

Electrophysiologists monitor, diagnose and treat abnormal heart rhythms through procedures such as electrocardiograms (EKGs) and pacemaker insertionsCompare with other Cardiac Electrical System Procedures specialists.

Dr. Heirigs is experienced in the area of Cardiac Electrical System Procedures. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Cardioversion, Elective
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High
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Very High
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Dr. Heirigs' conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Endocarditis
  • First Degree Heart Block
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Long QT Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mobitz, Type 2, Heart Block
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Second Degree Heart Block
  • Septal Defect
  • Septic Embolism
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • Third Degree Heart Block
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Unstable Angina
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White Pattern

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(308) 532-5522

Dr. Heirigs accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
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Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
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PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Rick Heirigs, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in North Platte, NE and has over 22 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Heirigs has more experience...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

Education

Creighton U
Fellowship Hospital
Creighton U
Residency Hospital
1999
U of SD
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Panjabi

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Rick Heirigs, MD accepting new patients?

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Does Dr. Rick Heirigs, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Rick Heirigs, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Heirigs frequently treats Adult Congenital Heart Conditions, Heart Conditions, and Cardiac Electrical System Procedures. See all practice areas where Dr. Heirigs specializes.

Where is Dr. Rick Heirigs, MD's office located?

Dr. Heirigs' office is located at 102 Mcneel Ln Ste 1, North Platte, NE 69101. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Rick Heirigs, MD speak?

Dr. Heirigs speaks Panjabi and English. View profile to see all.

Does Dr. Rick Heirigs, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Heirigs has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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Locations

Nebraska Heart Institute

North Platte Campus102 Mcneel Ln Ste 1 North Platte, NE 69101
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Heirigs is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Chase County Community Hospital

Imperial, NE

Community Hospital

Mc Cook, NE

80% Patient Experience Rating, 11% higher than the national average

Great Plains Health

North Platte, NE

66% Patient Experience Rating, 3% lower than the national average

Perkins County Health Services

Grant, NE

82% Patient Experience Rating, 13% higher than the national average