Dr. Tshiswaka Kayembe, MD

Dr. Tshiswaka Kayembe, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
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Dr. Tshiswaka Kayembe, MD is a cardiology specialist in Bridgeton, MO and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Universite Nationale Du Zaire, Campus De Kinshasa in 1978 and specializes in cardiology.

11520 Saint Charles Rock Rd Ste 106

Bridgeton, MO 63044

Contact Information

(314) 209-9331

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
more than 95% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 95% of peers
Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Kayembe'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

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Kayembe does not have any board certifications listed.

51  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • 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)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • 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
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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21  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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

  • Universite Nationale Du Zaire, Campus De Kinshasa
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • St Luke's Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • St Lukes West
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Wilson Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • St Lukes West University Mo Columbia School Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Miss School Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Mo Columbia School Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Kayembe has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Kayembe has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kayembe's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kayembe to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Kayembe's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

At St Mary’s Hospital I was given a heart catheterization. Cardiologist Tshiswaka Kayembe stated that I did not have a blockage, no heart damage, and did not have a heart attack. I was told that I MAY have had a spasm in a vein on the back side of my heart. However I still has a EKG that showed I...more
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