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Akira Nishikawa, MD

Interventional Cardiology, Cardiology

Accepting New Patients

Akira Nishikawa, MD

Clinical Interests

Angiograms
Angioplasty
Cardiovascular Disease
Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Disease
Heart Catheterization
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Invasive Cardiology
Ischemic Heart Disease

Accepted Insurance Plans

Aetna Choice POS / Open Choice
Aetna HMO
Aetna PPO
AmeriGroup Medicaid StarPlus
Beech Street PPO
Blue Choice POS
Blue Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Select Choice PPO
Cigna Allegiance
Cigna Allegiance Houston Methodist Employee Medical Plan
Cigna Great West
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Employers Health Network PPO
First Health PPO
HMO Blue
HealthSmart
Humana HMO / EPO
Humana POS & Preferred POS
Medicaid
Medicare
National Preferred Provider Network PPO (NPPN)
One Source
PHCS PPO
PacifiCare PPO
UnitedHealthcare EPO
UnitedHealthcare HMO
UnitedHealthcare POS
UnitedHealthcare PPO

Insurance plans may change. Please verify your plan is accepted when scheduling an appointment.

Credentials

BOARD CERTIFICATION
Interventional Cardiology
Cardiology
Internal Medicine
MEDICAL SCHOOL
University of Keio School of Medicine-Schinanomachi, Tokyo, Japan | 1977
INTERNSHIP
Kansas University Medical Center - Kansas City, KS | 1980
RESIDENCY
Kansas University Medical Center - Kansas City, KS | 1982
FELLOWSHIP
Kansas University Medical Center - Kansas City, KS | 1984
AFFILIATED HOSPITALS
  • Houston Methodist Hospital
CENTER MEMBERSHIP
  • Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center

Languages

  • English
  • Japanese
Languages listed are spoken by doctor and/or office staff.