Dr. Rick A Nishimura MD Cardiologist

Dr. Rick Nishimura is a cardiologist in Rochester, Minnesota and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Mayo Clinic and Mayo Clinic - Saint Marys Hospital. He received his medical degree from Rush Medical College and has been in practice for 36 years. Dr. Nishimura accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 121 doctors at Mayo Clinic and one of 139 at Mayo Clinic - Saint Marys Hospital who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Education & Medical Training

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1978–1980

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1981–1983

Rush Medical College
Class of 1978

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 33 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 31 years in Cardiovascular Disease

MN State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

ACCF Cardiovascular Board Review for Certification and Recertification Maintenance of Certification Cardiovascular Disease Updates 2012 and 2013
2013 8 31

Teaching Skills Workshop for Emerging Faculty
2012 9 10

19th Annual Echocardiographic Workshop on 2-D & Doppler Echocardiography at Vail
2012 3 12

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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