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Dr. Stuart Russell, MD

Cardiology ·  Male · Age 55

Dr. Russell

Heart Care Plus, Wake Med Duke

3000 New Bern Ave # 1200 Raleigh, NC 27610

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Dr. Stuart Russell, MD is a cardiology specialist in Raleigh, NC and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from University Of Washington School Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in cardiology and advanced heart failure & transplant cardiology.


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(919) 350-2243

Dr. Russell accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
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No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
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. Russell's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Patent Ductus Arteriosus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Russell treats Patent Ductus Arteriosus more than 100% of his peers

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

Heart Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Russell treats Heart Disease more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Russell treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Cardiomyopathy
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Russell treats Cardiomyopathy more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Russell treats this condition more than 76% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atrial Cardiomyopathy With Heart Block
  • Cardiomyopathy 1, Familial Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy Due to Anthracyclines
  • Cardiomyopathy, Alcoholic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Chagas
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated 10
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect Type 1
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect Type 2
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, Idiopathic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, With Woolly Hair and Keratoderma
  • Cardiomyopathy, Familial Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Fatal Fetal, Due to Myocardial Calcification
  • Cardiomyopathy, Fetal Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypogonadism, Collagenoma Syndrome
  • Cardiomyopathy, Infantile Histiocytoid
  • Cardiomyopathy, Takotsubo
  • Cardiomyopathy, X-Linked, Fatal Infantile

Dr. Russell's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy 1, Familial Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy Due to Anthracyclines
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, Idiopathic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Familial Dilated
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Congestive Heart Failure, Left-Sided
  • Congestive Heart Failure, Right-Sided
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventricular Assist Device

About Me

Care Philosophy

My approach to patient care is threefold. First, I want to make sure that the patient and his/her family understands what is going on. Many times that requires further investigation so that we can all determine exactly what is happening. Second, I wa...

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease

Education

1997
Duke University
Fellowship Hospital
1994
Johns Hopkins Hospital
Residency Hospital
1992
Johns Hopkins Hospital
Internship Hospital
1991
University Of Washington School Of Medicine
Medical School
1986
University of Washington
Undergraduate School
1997
1994
1992
1991
1986

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COMMUNICATION WITH DR. RUSSELL, IS ESSENTIAL FOR GOOD HEALTH CARE. HAVING A GOOD RELATIONSHIP WITH EACH OTHER ALSO PROVIDES THE PATIENT SOLID TRUST AND HEARS THE PATIENT CONCERNS
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Dr. Russell is very thorough as well as personable and interested. I would highly recommend him. I am very confident that he is one of the best!
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He is absolutely awesome. Extremely knowledgeable, great communication with patient, nice availability through medical chart email. His medical approach and treatment is over the top. Has resulted great for me, and I have so much respect for him.
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Amazing Doctor with great bedside manner. He will explain things in a way that you understand. You can read many wonderful things about him on the internet including that he is one of the top cardiologists in the country. Not one negative thing can I write about this special doctor.
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