Dr. Rodney Horton, MD

Dr. Rodney Horton, MD

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Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology  ·  
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56 y/o
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Dr. Rodney Horton, MD is a clinical cardiac electrophysiologist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in clinical cardiac electrophysiology, cardiology, and more.

Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia

3000 N Interstate 35 Ste 700

Austin, TX 78705
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare
  • Worker's Compensation

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Horton's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Horton performs Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Horton performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation
  • Complex Atrial Fibrillation (AF) Ablation
  • Minimally-Invasive Atrial Fibrillation Ablation
  • Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation
Atrial Flutter
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Horton treats Atrial Flutter more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Horton treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Electrophysiological Study
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Horton performs Electrophysiological Study more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Horton performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Horton's conditions and procedures:

Ablation
Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Autonomic Disorders
Benign Tumor
Bradycardia
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioversion
Cardioversion, Elective
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Chest Pain
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congenital Heart Defects
Electrophysiological Study
Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
Heart Surgery
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Palpitations
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Syncope
Tachycardia
Thrombosis
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

Undergoing treatment for heart arrhythmias can be a trying time for people. I try to relate to patients in a way that lets them know they have all the time in the world to talk. I want all my patients to be as confident in their treatment as I am.

Specialties

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Education

  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 1991
    Ut Southwestern Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1991
  • 1989
    Ut Southwestern Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1989
  • 1988
    Ut Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, Tx
    Medical School
    1988
  • 1983
    Houston Baptist University
    Undergraduate School
    1983

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Horton's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Horton

5.0

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
95%
(19)
4 Stars
5%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
0%
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Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Horton's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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I was referred to Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia by another Electrophysiologist from Memphis as the best clinic to perform the Radio Ablation Procedure. Although I live in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, the trip was worth my time. The lead time to consult with Doctor Horton and schedule the surgery was...Read More
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Dr. Horton's nurse practitioner interviewed us and explained everything and answered all our questions. She was very friendly, very knowledgeable, and very helpful. Dr. Horton came in after the nurse practitioner was finished and answered some more questions. I left with all my questions...Read More
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We are thankful that Dr. Horton assisted in development or developed the Watchman Procedure. With hardly any recovery time , my husband was able to return to normal activities. We highly recommend this physician.
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Willing to listen. Ready to tackle challenging AFIB. Demonstrated great skill when doing the ablation procedure. Successful outcome.
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My cardiologist referred me to Dr. Horton to discuss the possibility of having the Watchman procedure done. My cardiologist said Dr. Horton is the best in Texas and possibly the United States. Dr. Horton agreed the Watchman was needed and told me I was the perfect candidate for cardiac ablation...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
WellCare
WellCare PPO
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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