Dr. Thomas Hougen, MD

Dr. Thomas Hougen, MD

Pediatric Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 74
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Dr. Thomas Hougen, MD is a pediatric cardiology specialist in Arlington, VA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med in 1971 and specializes in pediatric cardiology.

1625 N George Mason Dr Ste 405

Arlington, VA 22205

Contact Information

(703) 717-4070

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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1  Specialties

  • Pediatric Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

2  Conditions Treated

  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • University Of California-Los Angeles
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • University Of California-Los Angeles
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Childrens Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hougen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hougen's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hougen to family and friends
9 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
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Dr. Hougen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Hougen is the best doctor I have ever met. He goes above and beyond for his patients and is always there when needed. I am now and adult who lives out of state and he still always makes it a point to see me when I’m home. I would recommend him to any patient suffering with a heart defect!
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Honestly I felt like he was fatphobic and explained away my concerns (twice) by saying I need to lose weight. While partially true, I've lost a lot of weight and I'm still have my condition. He also suggested that I lose so much weight that I might be considered by some underweight. He suggested...more
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We like Dr Hougen and trust him as a doctor, but he sold his practice to Children's Hospital last year and now it's very expensive to see him. We used to pay just a co-pay for the office visit. Now, Children's Hospital also sends a bill for a facility charge. We usually pay a $35 co-pay but this...more
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