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About Dr. Braden W Batkoff

Dr. Braden W Batkoff, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Spokane, WA. He has 29 years of experience. His specialties include Cardiovascular Disease and Cardiology. Dr. Batkoff is affiliated with Valley Hospital, Providence Holy Family Hospital and Deaconess Hospital. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

2 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Braden W Batkoff is Poor. Dr. Braden W Batkoff has been rated by 2 patients. From those 2 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Braden W Batkoff is 2.3 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Providence Spokane Heart Institute

122 W 7th Ave Ste 450
Spokane, WA 99204
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Dr. Braden W Batkoff has the following 2 specialties

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Cardiology

    Cardiologists are doctors who specialize in the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of conditions related to the heart and blood vessels.
    A patient may be referred to a cardiologist if he experiences symptoms like chest pains, shortness of breath, dizziness, or high blood pressure. The physician will then evaluate your symptoms, take your health and family history and your weight. The cardiologist may order additional diagnostic tests, such as an echocardiogram, X-ray or blood tests. If necessary, the cardiologist may also call for a cardiac catheterization - a procedure in which a small tube is inserted into or near the heart that can take pictures of the heart's activity, or relieve blockage.
    Once determining whether there is a heart condition, a cardiologist will treat a patient through cholesterol management, cardiac rehabilitation, and fitness. If surgical intervention is required, like open-heart surgery, a cardiologist will make that determination, but a cardiothoracic surgeon will perform the procedure.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Braden W Batkoff has the following 10 expertise

  • Balloon Angioplasty (Coronary Angioplasty)
  • Peripheral Vascular Diseases (Peripheral Artery Disease)
  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Heart Block
  • Cholesterol Management
  • Echocardiography
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • Unstable Angina

Board Certifications

Dr. Braden W Batkoff is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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The first thing he said to me on entering his office is that we needed to do surgery. No discussion, no empathy and very little feeling behind his diagnosis. After getting a second and third opinion I discovered that my symptom were indicative of acid re-flux. He scheduled me for a test that I did not approve and when I sent him an email inquiring he did not even respond. Now thousands of dollars later I find out that there has been no change in my condition over the last five years. Not only did I not need the test, but it was determined my condition was unchanged. This is now the second time in 3 years that I have been told by these doctors that I need open heart surgery when my condition had not gotten any worse. Do you know how scary it is to hear that you need open heart surgery and I have had to hear it twice. If I hadn't received a second opinion my life would be completely different now!

Wait time
10 minutes
Easy Appointment
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
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Four Stars
  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Batkoff is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    29 Years Experience

  • University Of Texas Medical School At Houston

    Graduated in 1989

  • University Of Washington School Of Medicine


  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Braden W Batkoff accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Group Health Coop
    • Group Health Coop Alliant Plus Connect
    • Group Health Coop Core
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS
    • Moda Health First Choice Network
  • Premera
    • Premera Heritage and Heritage Plus 1
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Providence Spokane Heart Institute, 122 W 7th Ave Ste 450, Spokane, WA


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