Dr. Wanpen Vongpatanasin MD Cardiologist

Dr. Wanpen Vongpatanasin is a cardiologist in Dallas, Texas. She is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Parkland Health & Hospital System and University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. She received her medical degree from Chulalongkorn University Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 19 years. Dr. Vongpatanasin accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 9 doctors at Parkland Health & Hospital System and one of 72 at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation

Parkland Health & Hospital System

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Texas Southwestern/Parkland Health & Hospital System
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1991 - 1994

University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1994 - 1998

Chulalongkorn University Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

American Society of Hypertension
Certified 13 years in Hypertension Specialist

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Interventional Cardiology

TX State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

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

Publications & Presentations

Morning blood pressure surge is associated with arterial stiffness and sympathetic baroreflex sensitivity in hypertensive seniors.
Okada, Y.,Galbreath, M. M.,Shibata, S.,Jarvis, S. S.,Bivens, T. B.,Vongpatanasin, W.,Levine, B. D.,Fu, Q.

Differential Effects of Nebivolol Versus Metoprolol on Functional Sympatholysis in Hypertensive Humans.
Price, A.,Raheja, P.,Wang, Z.,Arbique, D.,Adams-Huet, B.,Mitchell, J. H.,Victor, R. G.,Thomas, G. D.,Vongpatanasin, W.

C-reactive protein causes insulin resistance in mice through Fcγ receptor IIB-mediated inhibition of skeletal muscle glucose delivery.
Tanigaki, K.,Vongpatanasin, W.,Barrera, J. A.,Atochin, D. N.,Huang, P. L.,Bonvini, E.,Shaul, P. W.,Mineo, C.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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