Dr. Wesley Pedersen, MD

Dr. Wesley Pedersen, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 65
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Dr. Wesley Pedersen, MD is a cardiology specialist in Minneapolis, MN and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of Washington School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

800 E 28th St # H2100

Minneapolis, MN 55407

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Mitral Valve Stenosis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
very high
more than 96% of peers
Aortic Stenosis
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Pedersen'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.

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Pedersen does not have any board certifications listed.

59  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • 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 Aneurysm
  • 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
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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27  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • University Of Washington School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Uc San Diego Med School
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Hennepin Co/U Minn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • St Louis School Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Pedersen has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Pedersen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Pedersen does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Pedersen and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Pedersen's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pedersen to family and friends
6 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Pedersen'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

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Pedersen is a very smart doctor, but he is way overbooked. He recommended surgery for me, told me he would oversee the hospital, but I never saw him in 8 days of being there. I had complications from the surgery that still exist. He never informed that I get the complications I got. I needed...more
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Amazing knowledge and fine tuning of complex medical conditions, extremely grateful for his care. Dr. Pedersen listened, was attentive to every detail. Thank you for helping me feel better and function.
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