Dr. Steven E Nissen MD Cardiologist

Dr. Steven Nissen is a cardiologist in Cleveland, Ohio and is affiliated with Cleveland Clinic Foundation. He received his medical degree from University of Michigan Medical School. Dr. Nissen accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 140 doctors at Cleveland Clinic Foundation who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation

Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Ranked #1 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Kentucky College of Medicine
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1981 - 1983

University of Michigan Medical School
Class of 1978

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

OH State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Inova Heart and Vascular Institute 2013 Cardiovascular Symposium
2013 4 26

C-Reactive Protein, but not Low-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol Levels, Associate With Coronary Atheroma Regression and Cardiovascular Events After Maximally Intensive Statin Therapy.
Puri, R.,Nissen, S. E.,Libby, P.,Shao, M.,Ballantyne, C. M.,Barter, P. J.,Chapman, M. J.,Erbel, R.,Raichlen, J. S.,Uno, K.,Kataoka, Y.,Nicholls, S. J.

Design of the liraglutide effect and action in diabetes: Evaluation of cardiovascular outcome results (LEADER) trial.
Marso, S. P.,Poulter, N. R.,Nissen, S. E.,Nauck, M. A.,Zinman, B.,Daniels, G. H.,Pocock, S.,Steinberg, W. M.,Bergenstal, R. M.,Mann, J. F.,Ravn, L. S.,Frandsen, K. B.,Moses, A. C.,Buse, J. B.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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