Dr. Robert Lapenna, MD

Dr. Robert Lapenna, MD

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Dr. Robert Lapenna, MD is a cardiology specialist in Kalamazoo, MI and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from Michigan State University College Of Human Medicine in 1975 and specializes in cardiology.

1717 Shaffer St Ste 232

Kalamazoo, MI 49048

Contact Information

(269) 226-5050

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

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Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vascular Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lapenna "Patients by physician referral only. Borgess Cardiology Group is a part of Borgess Heart Institute, offering outstanding contributions toward improving cardiac patient outcomes throughout southwest Michigan. We strive to provide high-quality care with personal attention to your questions and concerns."

1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

49  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • 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)
  • 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
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • 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
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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21  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Michigan State University College Of Human Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Msu Kalamazoo Center Med Stu
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lapenna has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lapenna's Reviews

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I was ill and seen by a different cardiologist who said there was nothing wrong with my heart after a stress test. I got worse and my family doctor sent me to Borgess for a heart cath. I had dilated cardiomyopathy. I was told that it could not be reversed. Then I met Dr. Robert LaPenna. He made...Read More
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