Dr. Robert A. Achtel MD Pediatric Cardiologist

Dr. Robert Achtel is a pediatric cardiologist in Yuba City, California. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Fremont-Rideout Health Group and Mercy General Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and has been in practice for 44 years. He is one of 2 doctors at Fremont-Rideout Health Group and one of 5 at Mercy General Hospital who specialize in Pediatric Cardiology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Cardiologist: General Pediatric Cardiology

Education & Medical Training

Yale-New Haven Hospital
Residency, Pediatrics, 1968 - 1969

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Residency, Pediatrics, 1967 - 1968

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Class of 1967

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatric Cardiology

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

CA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Superior vena cava-right pulmonary artery anastomosis.
Achtel, R. A.

Superior vena cava-right pulmonary artery anastomosis. Long-term results.
Achtel, R. A., Kaplan, S., Benzing, G., Helmsworth, J. A.

Case report. Recurrent bacteremia following ampicillin treatment of Hemophilus influenzae meningitis.
Achtel, R. A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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