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Dr. Rick Akira Nishimura MD is a male Internist, has 32 years of experience and practices in Cardiovascular Disease.
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Dr. Rick Nishimura has 1 office location.
East Side Pioneers
Mayo Medical School
200 1st St Sw
Rochester, MN 55905

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Patient Reviews

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  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
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Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Rick Nishimura is Excellent. Dr. Nishimura has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Promptness 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Rick Nishimura, MD is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease.

  • He has special expertise in 31 areas:
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Aortic Valve Insufficiency
  • Aortic Valve Stenosis
  • Arteriosclerosis (Arterial Disease)
  • Bacterial Endocarditis
  • Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Constrictive Pericarditis
  • Coronary Artery Angioplasty & Stent
  • Coronary Artery Bypass (Heart Bypass)
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Disease
  • Dilated Cardiomyopathy
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Block
  • Heart Catheterization
  • Heart Diseases
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Heart Valve Prosthesis Implantation
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
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Education & Awards

Dr. Nishimura graduated from Rush Medical College, Chicago. He has 14 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Aortic Valve Insufficiency
Aortic Valve Stenosis
Cardiomyopathies
Constrictive Pericarditis
Dilated Cardiomyopathy
Heart Catheterization
Heart Diseases
Heart Valve Diseases
Heart Valve Prosthesis Implantation
Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
Mitral Valve Insufficiency
Mitral Valve Prolapse
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2005 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Nishimura has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Rochester Methodist Hospital 
  • St Marys Hospital - Rochester 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Nishimura accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • HealthPartners - 5 plans
  • ODS Health Plans - 1 plan
  • Humana - 1 plan
  • Cigna - 3 plans
  • Iowa Medicaid - 1 plan


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Where does Dr. Rick A. Nishimura practice?
Dr. Rick Nishimura practices Cardiovascular Disease near Rochester, MN.
See Rochester Cardiologists.