Dr. Ricky Latham, MD

Dr. Ricky Latham, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 63
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Dr. Ricky Latham, MD is a cardiology specialist in Idaho Falls, ID and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Louisiana State University School Of Medicine In Shreveport in 1979 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

2860 Channing Way Ste 100

Idaho Falls, ID 83404

Contact Information

(208) 529-7700

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • MultiPlan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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

Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
very high
more than 95% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Latham'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.

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*

54  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • 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
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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18  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Idaho.

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

  • Louisiana State University School Of Medicine In Shreveport
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Brooke Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Wm Beaumont Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Latham has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Latham's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Latham to family and friends
3 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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

Dr. Latham's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Go get a second opinion first....it’s your best option!! This guy is a pathetic excuse for a doctor and on top of that very inconsiderate human being. If you want to find your self in a worse spot than you were before you started with someone who frankly can’t fix his own problems .....then Ricky...more
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Grateful to find quality care at Bay Area Hospital in Coos Bay, OR. Thank you to Dr. Latham, and a couple of great nurses, all of whom sincerely care for the patients well being.
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