Dr. Akira Nishikawa, MD



Interventional Cardiology     -  Texas,  Houston

 Overview

Dr. Akira Nishikawa, MD works in Houston, Texas is a specialist in Interventional Cardiology, Internal Medicine and graduated Kans University Med Center in 1984. Dr. Nishikawa is affiliated with The Methodist Hospital, Baptist Beaumont Hospital, St. Luke's The Woodlands Hospital, Saint Lukes Episcopal Hospital, Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center and practicing for 41 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

 Conditions

  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Broken Hand
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cholesterol Diseases
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Clawtoe Correction Surgery
  • Coats' Disease
  • Cognitive Assessment
  • Coloboma of Optic Papilla
  • Coronary Heart Disease, Susceptibility to, 6
  • Cosmetic Facial Implant Surgery
  • Cranial Neurological Surgery
  • Cranial Osteopathy
  • Cranial Release Technique (CRT)
  • CranioSacral Therapy (CST)
  • Duodenal Polyp
  • Endocarditis
  • Image-Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
  • Independent Forensic Evaluation
  • Lymphoma, Large Cell, Anaplastic
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Congenital, Infantile With Cataract - Hypogonadism
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • No-Needle, No-Scalpel Vasectomy
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Pancreas Tumor
  • Pelvic Relaxation
  • Pneumonia
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Pterygium Syndrome, Multiple Dominant Type
  • Rupture of Ulnar Collateral Ligament of Thumb
  • Telogen Effluvium

 Procedures

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Echocardiography
  • EKG (Electrocardiogram, ECG)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine

 Years Since Graduation

  • 41

 State License

  • Texas

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Fellowship Hospital


Kans University Med Center

Kansas City, KS, USA

Year completed: 1984

 Awards

1   ACC
2   AHA
3   HCMS
4   TMA

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Advanced Cardiac Care

64 Fannin Street
Texas (TX)
Houston,
77002

  (713) 795-0115

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Advanced Cardiac Care, 64 Fannin Street, Houston, Texas (TX), 77002




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Open Access
  • Options PPO
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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 Affiliated Hospitals


The Methodist Hospital photo


The Methodist Hospital

6565 Fannin Street Texas TX, Houston, 77030

The Methodist Hospital is a non-profit hospital located in Houston, TX. This hospital reports jointly with Diagnostic Center Hospital. Therefore the ratings and awards apply to multiple hospitals and this specific hospital may not provide all rated services. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the sta...



Baptist Beaumont Hospital photo


Baptist Beaumont Hospital

3080 College Street Texas TX, Beaumont, 77701

Baptist Beaumont Hospital is a non-profit hospital located in Beaumont, TX. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 15 of 15 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 12 of 15 procedures.



St. Luke's The Woodlands Hospital photo


St. Luke's The Woodlands Hospital

17200 Saint Luke's Way Texas TX, The Woodlands, 77384

St. Luke's The Woodlands Hospital is a non-profit hospital located in The Woodlands, TX. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 10 of 10 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 10 of 10 procedures.



Saint Lukes Episcopal Hospital photo


Saint Lukes Episcopal Hospital

6720 Bertner Avenue Texas TX, Houston, 77030

Saint Lukes Episcopal Hospital is a non-profit hospital located in Houston, TX. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 16 of 16 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 11 of 16 procedures.



Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center photo


Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center

6411 Fannin Street Texas TX, Houston, 77030

Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center is a hospital located in Houston, TX. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 5 of 15 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 6 of 15 procedures.




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  • AMAZING DOCTOR, You deserve more than 5 Stars Thank you Dr. Paul Rosenberg
    13 January 2019, 09:53
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    12 January 2019, 11:01
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  • Great Doctor really helped me when others in past where not able, and he explained how things work and how to treat my condition!
    11 January 2019, 06:26
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