Dr. Roy Ditchey, MD

CardiologyMaleAge 71

Dr. Roy Ditchey, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Redding, CA and has over 47 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of California School of Medicine - Irvine medical school in 1974. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Mayers Memorial Hospital and Mercy Medical Center Mount Shasta. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Ditchey to book an appointment.

Dr. Ditchey

Redding Heart Care

2638 Edith Ave Redding, CA 96001
Accepting new patients

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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Ditchey

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Ditchey treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Ditchey treats other conditions, please contact the office at (530) 244-7192.

Heart Conditions

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Dr. Ditchey treats at a

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frequency compared to similar providers

Based on claims data for 33 conditions and procedures

Treatments
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Heart Disease
Cardiomegaly
Hypertension
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Normal
Frequency
High
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Very High
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Dr. Ditchey's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Restrictive
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mobitz, Type 2, Heart Block
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Second Degree Heart Block
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)

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(530) 244-7192

Dr. Ditchey accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO

Dr. Ditchey's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ditchey

4.9

Based on 13 ratings

5 Stars
92.3076923076923%
(12)
4 Stars
7.6923076923076925%
(1)
3 Stars
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2 Stars
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(0)
1 Star
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What went well
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (13)
  • Explained conditions well (13)
  • Listened & answered questions (13)
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment (1)
  • Long wait times (1)
  • Staff wasn't friendly (1)
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Great doctor to work with, spends time to understand what is going on in my health and pays attention to what I experience, then checks with tests to identify courses of action, medications, etc.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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William Davis – Jan 27, 2021
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Dr. Ditchey is my mom's cardiologist. He is an amazing, phenomenal, medical professional and a wonderful man! His knowledge and expertise is unparalleled.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Underdog – Aug 06, 2019
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Dr Ditchey is awesome. He took care of my mom and now he takes care of me... he takes his time with you and explains everything... He’s the best! ??
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
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Kim – Jun 14, 2019
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Dr.Ditchey takes time to listen,explain and get your input. He's caring, thorough and encouraging.
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What could be improved
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2 people found this helpful
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Rosina Roy in Bella Vista, CA – Feb 21, 2019
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Ditto the above. Edward Empson , Redding CA
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Edward Empson in Redding, CA – Dec 07, 2018
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Dr. Ditchey is extremely thorough and efficient. He is focused and takes the time needed to care for his patients.
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What could be improved
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Bret Hart in Shasta Lake – Dec 30, 2017
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Dr. Ditchey is a wonderful, caring Doctor! He explains things so you can understand them, includes you in decisions rather than telling you what he's going to do. He is very knowledgeable and a great diagnostician. He is a genuinely kind man that really cares about his patients.
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What could be improved
No results
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Joanne Crawford in Redding,ca – Dec 04, 2017
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Roy Ditchey, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Redding, CA and has over 47 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1979
UC
Fellowship Hospital
1977
The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Residency Hospital
1975
The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Internship Hospital
1974
University of California School of Medicine - Irvine
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. Roy Ditchey, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Ditchey frequently treats Heart Conditions. See all practice areas where Dr. Ditchey specializes.

Where is Dr. Roy Ditchey, MD's office located?

Dr. Ditchey's office is located at 2638 Edith Ave, Redding, CA 96001. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Redding Heart Care

Redding Heart Care2638 Edith Ave Redding, CA 96001
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Affiliated Hospitals

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

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Mayers Memorial Hospital

Fall River Mills, CA

65% Patient experience rating, 4% lower than the national average

Mercy Medical Center Mount Shasta

Mount Shasta, CA

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

Mercy Medical Center Redding

Redding, CA

67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

5 Awards Received