Dr. Walter Kusumoto, MD

Dr. Walter Kusumoto, MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
(10)
Save
Dr. Walter Kusumoto, MD is a clinical cardiac electrophysiologist in Chico, CA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from St Louis Univ Sch Of Med in 1995 and specializes in clinical cardiac electrophysiology and cardiology.Read his story

1645 Esplanade Ste 3

Chico, CA 95926

Contact Information

(530) 893-8806

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Life and Health Insurance Company
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • 22 More

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Kusumoto's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Kusumoto's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cardioversion, Elective
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kusumoto performs Cardioversion, Elective more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Kusumoto performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kusumoto performs Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Kusumoto performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Cardiac Electrophysiology
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kusumoto performs Cardiac Electrophysiology more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Kusumoto performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Kusumoto's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Benign Tumor
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioversion, Elective
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Chest Pain
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Electrophysiological Study
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Syncope
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors

About Me

GOAL:
To provide quality patient centered cutting edge arrhythmia medical care in the North State.

Specialties

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Education

Oregon Health & Sciences University
Fellowship Hospital
Oregon Health Sciences University
Fellowship Hospital
2003
Oregon Health Sciences University
1998
University of California At Davis / School of Medicine
Residency Hospital
1996
University of California At Davis / School of Medicine
Internship Hospital
1995
St Louis Univ Sch Of Med
Medical School
1991
Uc Davis
Undergraduate School
2003
1998
1996
1995
1991

Awards

Dr. Kusumoto's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kusumoto

3.9

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
70%
(7)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
10%
(1)
1 Star
20%
(2)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Kusumoto?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Kusumoto's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Walter Kusumoto, MD
RecentHighestLowestMost Helpful
Reply
Never would I recommend him to any of my loved ones or friends I was diagnosed with svt and was referred to him from another cardiologist he suggested we do an ablation and said it was a high chance of it being done correctly it’s been several months since I’ve had the ablation and frequently...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Walter Kusumoto, MD?
Reply
Dr. Kusumoto is phenomenal!!! Both my daughter and I see him for our devices and device checkups. We are very lucky to have him as our Electrophysiologist. He has placed 2 separate ICD's (defibrillator) for my daughter (age 19) I have had 3 separate pacemakers implanted, Dr. K has done the last 2....Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option3
thumbs down icon option1
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Walter Kusumoto, MD?
Reply
I had an excellent experience with Dr. Kusumoto. He was professional and explained everything in a clear and pleasant manner. He did exactly what he said he would do and was pleased with my outcome (as was I). I would highly recommend him.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option6
thumbs down icon option1
Thank you for your kind review. Should you have...Read More
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Walter Kusumoto, MD?
Reply
The only other review doesn't match our records & is being evaluated by legal: In the years I have known Dr. Kusumoto I have admired his integrity. He clearly explains the risks and benefits of treatment and/or recommended procedures. He encourages his patients to evaluate their treatment...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option2
thumbs down icon option5
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Walter Kusumoto, MD?
Reply
This guy was a joke. It was clear he didn't want to see what was causing my husbands syncope events. We informed the staff and doc that they occur with mild exertion like walking and what did they do, had him lay in a bed for 24 hours so that they could record no issues and bounce him. The doctor...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option6
thumbs down icon option6
It is regretful that you experienced this...Read More
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Walter Kusumoto, MD?

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Kusumoto?

Locations

Arrythmia Center Of Northern CA

1
  • Call
  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 4:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 1:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions
2

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

AARP
Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross
Anthem Blue Cross Life and Health Insurance Company
Bankers Life and Casualty
Benesys
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Basic PPO
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Delta Health System
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Humana
Keenan
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Motion Picture Industry Health Plan
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Mutual of Omaha
Physicians Mutual
Pyramid Life
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
Universal American
Wells Fargo Insurance
Western Growers Insurance Services
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Kusumoto treats patients.

Learn more