Dr. Timothy Lessmeier, MD

Dr. Timothy Lessmeier, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
59 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Timothy Lessmeier, MD is a cardiology specialist in Spokane, WA and has been practicing for 30 years. He specializes in cardiology.

Kootenai Heart Clinics Northwest

212 E Central Ave Ste 335

Spokane, WA 99208
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Lessmeier performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

very high
more than 96% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 95% of peers
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Lessmeier's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

3  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

55  Conditions Treated

  • 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
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease


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17  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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.


  • Roy J Lucille A Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Sacred Heart MC
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Wayne St University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lessmeier has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lessmeier's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lessmeier to family and friends
21 total reviews (15 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Lessmeier's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (15)

Great listener. Took his time to explain important aspects of my medical visit and health. Communicated in people language that was easy to understand . . Clean reception and exam room with friendly receptionist. His support staffers were very nice and informative as well. First visit with this...more
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I do not have time to answer all the questions below. The team is excellent in every way. I would and do trust my health and my life to these people. They are the best
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I was Dr.Lessmeier patient 15 years ago when I found out that I had a major heart Valve problem. I had no insurance at the time and when I told him that I did not have insurance I could see the compaction on his face. He later arranged for me to get a pace maker donated for me. I am now living in...more
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Dr. Lessmeier was the only cardiologist (I saw two before seeing him), who would treat my condition. Over the eight years I have been seen by him and his staff I have always been treated with care and compassion. I can't say enough kind things about him.
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I was terrified to have a cardiac ablation, but Dr. Lessmeier and his team were awesome! I felt that I was in good hands and the procedure went like a dream (oral sedation is wonderful!) 3 small incisions in my groin for the catheters and hopefully my tachycardia is gone! I had the best care at...more
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