Dr. Tara Swanson, MD

Dr. Tara Swanson, MD

Pediatric CardiologyFemaleAge 45

Accepting new patients

Dr. Tara Swanson, MD is a Pediatric Cardiology Specialist in Kansas City, MO. She is affiliated with medical facilities such as Overland Park Regional Medical Center and Belton Regional Medical Center. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Swanson to book an appointment.

Locations

Children's Mercy Hospital

Cardiology2401 Gillham Rd Kansas City, MO 64108
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At a Glance

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Healthgrades does not collect malpractice claims information for Missouri
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Swanson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chest Pain Evaluation
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Swanson performs Chest Pain Evaluation more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Swanson performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Treadmill Stress Test
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Swanson performs Treadmill Stress Test more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Swanson performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Swanson performs Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Swanson performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Swanson's conditions and procedures:

  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Atrioventricular Septal Defect (AVSD)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Pain Evaluation
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Neonatal Bradycardia
  • Newborn Swelling
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Stress Test
  • Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
  • Syncope
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Transposition of Great Arteries
  • Treadmill Stress Test
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Ventricular Septal Defect

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(816) 339-9676

Dr. Swanson accepts the following insurance:

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Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
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National (BlueCard) PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
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Cigna
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Open Access Plus
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
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Preferred PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
UnitedHealthCare
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Tara Swanson is a pediatric cardiologist affiliated The Pediatric Center at Overland Park Regional Medical Center.Dr. Swanson graduated from Dartmouth...Read more

Specialties

  • Pediatric Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Cardiology
  • Pediatrics

Education

Children'S Hospital Boston
Fellowship Hospital
Yale -- New Haven Hospital
Residency Hospital
University of Iowa School of Medicine - Iowa City
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Tara Swanson, MD?

Call (816) 342-5369 to make an appointment as a new patient. Click here for more information.

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What are Dr. Tara Swanson, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Swanson frequently treats Chest Pain Evaluation, Treadmill Stress Test, and Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Swanson treats.

Where is Dr. Tara Swanson, MD's office located?

Dr. Swanson's office is located at 2401 Gillham Rd, Kansas City, MO 64108. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Tara Swanson, MD offer telehealth services?

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Affiliated Hospitals

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

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Overland Park Regional Medical Center

Overland Park, KS

74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average

Belton Regional Medical Center

Belton, MO

68% Patient Experience Rating, 1% lower than the national average

4 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

Lee's Summit Medical Center

Lees Summit, MO

78% Patient Experience Rating, 9% higher than the national average

2 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

Centerpoint Medical Center

Independence, MO

70% Patient Experience Rating, 1% higher than the national average

17 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

Menorah Medical Center

Overland Park, KS

71% Patient Experience Rating, 2% higher than the national average

6 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

Research Medical Center

Kansas City, MO

65% Patient Experience Rating, 4% lower than the national average

3 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)