Dr. Stephen O'Connor, MD

Cardiology •  Male • Age 62
  
Dr. O'Connor
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

CHI Health

800 Mercy Dr Council Bluffs, IA 51503

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(402) 398-5880

Dr. Stephen O'Connor, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Council Bluffs, IA and has over 36 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. O'Connor has more experience with Interventional Cardiology, Cardiac Care, and Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Creighton University medical school in 1984. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center - Bergan Mercy and Chi Health Immanuel. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. O'Connor to book an appointment.


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  • Offers Telehealth
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(402) 398-5880

Dr. O'Connor accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
American Republic
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
CareSource
Medicaid
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health Care of Iowa
Coventry Health Care of Iowa PPO
Coventry Health Care of Missouri
Coventry Health Care of Missouri PPO
Coventry Health Care of Nebraska
Coventry Health Care of Nebraska PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Health Net
Medicaid
Tricare
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Tricare
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Medico
Meritain Health
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
National Elevator
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Principal Life
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
Thrivent Financial
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Universal American
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Alliance Select

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Frequently Treated by Dr. O'Connor

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. O'Connor treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. O'Connor treats other conditions, please contact the office at (402) 398-5880.

Interventional Cardiology

Interventional cardiologists specialize in catheter-based treatment of heart diseases through procedures such as cardiac catheterization, impella devices, and stent placement.Compare with other Interventional Cardiology specialists.

Typically treats 62% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. O'Connor performs Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent more than 67% of their peers

Dr. O'Connor performs this procedure more than 67% of their peers

Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. O'Connor performs Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography) more than 58% of their peers

Dr. O'Connor performs this procedure more than 58% of their peers

Cardiac Care

Cardiac care specialists diagnose and treat general cardiac conditions such as high blood pressure, angina, and arrhythmias through procedures including cardiovascular stress tests, ablation therapy, and heart valve surgery.Compare with other Cardiac Care specialists.

Typically treats 71% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 15 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. O'Connor treats Heart Disease more than 97% of their peers

Dr. O'Connor treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Hyperlipidemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. O'Connor treats Hyperlipidemia more than 97% of their peers

Dr. O'Connor treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. O'Connor treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 97% of their peers

Dr. O'Connor treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders

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 Cardiac Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 65% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Atrial Fibrillation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. O'Connor treats Atrial Fibrillation more than 92% of their peers

Dr. O'Connor treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

Arrhythmias
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. O'Connor treats Arrhythmias more than 83% of their peers

Dr. O'Connor treats this condition more than 83% of their peers

Mitral Valve Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. O'Connor treats Mitral Valve Disease more than 57% of their peers

Dr. O'Connor treats this condition more than 57% of their peers

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Dr. O'Connor's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • 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 Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • 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
  • Impella Device
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension

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About Me

Care Philosophy

Health care is changing, and CHI Health promises to change it for the better. In fact, we started embracing new ways to keep you well more than 10 years...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Interventional Cardiology

Education

1991
Naval Hospital San Diego
Fellowship Hospital
1988
Naval Hospital San Diego
Residency Hospital
1985
Naval Hosp San Diego
Internship Hospital
1984
Creighton University
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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Locations

CHI Health

CHI Health800 Mercy Dr Council Bluffs, IA 51503
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Alegent Creighton Clinic Cardiology Midlands11111 S 84th St Papillion, NE 68046
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CHI Health

CHI Health7500 Mercy Rd Omaha, NE 68124
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Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. O'Connor treats patients.

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CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center - Bergan Mercy

Omaha, NE

64% Patient experience rating, 5% lower than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020)

Chi Health Immanuel

Omaha, NE

68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average

Chi Health Lakeside

Omaha, NE

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020)

Chi Health Mercy Council Bluffs

Council Bluffs, IA

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

Memorial Community Hospital & Health System

Blair, NE

70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average

Nebraska Spine Hospital

Omaha, NE

87% Patient experience rating, 18% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)
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