Dr. Mark D Mcgaughey MD Cardiologist

Dr. Mark Mcgaughey is a cardiologist in West Des Moines, Iowa. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Iowa Methodist Medical Center and Mercy Medical Center-Des Moines. He received his medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 35 years. Dr. Mcgaughey accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 34 doctors at Iowa Methodist Medical Center and one of 35 at Mercy Medical Center-Des Moines who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology, Non-Invasive Cardiology

Education & Medical Training

Johns Hopkins University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1979 - 1982

Johns Hopkins University
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1982 - 1985

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Class of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 33 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 30 years in Pulmonary Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 23 years in Critical Care Medicine

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

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

Publications & Presentations

A double-blind study comparing the safety, tolerability, and efficacy of ioversol-350 and iohexol-350 in coronary arteriography with left ventriculography.
McGaughey, M. D., Remetz, M. S., Sharf-Bornhofen, E.

Prospective randomized double-blind comparison of moxalactam and tobramycin in treatment of urinary tract infections.
Abbruzzese, J. L., Rocco, L. E., Laskin, O. L., Skubitz, K. M., McGaughey, M. D., Lipsky, J. J.

Alternating contractility in pulsus alternans studied in the isolated canine heart.
McGaughey, M. D., Maughan, W. L., Sunagawa, K., Sagawa, K.

See all 4 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Choice HMO
  • BCBS Georgia BlueChoice Option POS
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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