Dr. Donald A Chilson MD Cardiologist

Dr. Donald Chilson is a cardiologist in Spokane, Washington and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Providence Holy Family Hospital and Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center & Children's Hospital. He received his medical degree from Loma Linda University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 38 years. Dr. Chilson accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 29 doctors at Providence Holy Family Hospital and one of 51 at Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center & Children's Hospital who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: Cardiac Electrophysiology

Clinical Interests: Atrial Fibrillation

Hospital Affiliation

Providence Holy Family Hospital

Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center & Children's Hospital
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Loma Linda University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1976–1977

Loma Linda University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1978–1979

Loma Linda University
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1980–1981

Indiana University School of Medicine
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1981–1983

Loma Linda University School of Medicine
Class of 1976

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 21 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 8 years in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics

FL State Medical License
Active through 2015

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2011

Publications & Presentations

Percutaneous catheter modification of the atrioventricular node. A potential cure for atrioventricular nodal reentrant tachycardia.
Epstein, L. M., Scheinman, M. M., Langberg, J. J., Chilson, D., Goldberg, H. R., Griffin, J. C.

Design and results of the antiarrhythmics vs implantable defibrillators (AVID) registry. The AVID Investigators.
Anderson, J. L., Hallstrom, A. P., Epstein, A. E., Pinski, S. L., Rosenberg, Y., Nora, M. O., Chilson, D., Cannom, D. S., Moore, R.

Multicenter comparison of truncated biphasic shocks and standard damped sine wave monophasic shocks for transthoracic ventricular defibrillation. Transthoracic Investigators.
Bardy, G. H., Marchlinski, F. E., Sharma, A. D., Worley, S. J., Luceri, R. M., Yee, R., Halperin, B. D., Fellows, C. L., Ahern, T. S., Chilson, D. A., Packer, D. L., Wilber, D. J., Mattioni, T. A., Reddy, R., Kronmal, R. A., Lazzara, R.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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