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Dr. Valerie Rader, MD

Cardiologist

Lee's Summit, MO

Overall rating
5.0
Recent reviews
The entire staff was friendly and engaging. Very organized office. Dr. Rader was extremely informative and made me feelas though I was the only patient she had.
The entire staff was friendly and engaging. Very organized office. Dr. Rader was extremely informative and made me feel as though I was the only patient she had.
Kathryn H. · April 26, 2017
Great help and we know that Dr. Rader is an excellent Dr. and will always take good care of us. Havingmore ways to get help is better for us and better for Dr. Rader
Great help and we know that Dr. Rader is an excellent Dr. and will always take good care of us. Having more ways to get help is better for us andbetter for Dr. Rader
BABG · More than 1 year ago

About Dr. Valerie Rader

Valerie Rader is a mindful and attentive cardiologist serving the community of Lee's Summit, MO. Dr. Rader attended the University of Missouri, Kansas City, where she received her medical degree. She completed her residency in internal medicine at Mayo Clinic, Rochester and her fellowship in cardiovascular disease at the University of Missouri, Kansas City. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Washington University, St. Louis. Dr. Rader is a part of Saint Luke's Cardiovascular Consultants. She is certified in cardiovascular disease by the American Board of Internal Medicine. Dr. Rader’s medical experience is vast and impressive. Her areas of special interest include clinical cardiology, echocardiography, and women's heart health. In addition to serving her patients, Dr. Rader is an assistant clinical professor at University of Missouri, Kansas City. Dr. Rader is uncompromising in her dedication to the well-being of her patients. She is committed to giving the best care and establishing long-lasting relationships with them.

In-network insurances

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Allwell

Specialties

  • Cardiologist

Practice names

Board certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Disease (Internal Medicine)

Education and training

  • Medical School - University of Missouri, Kansas City, Doctor of Medicine
  • Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Residency in Internal Medicine
  • University of Missouri, Kansas City, Fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease
  • Washington University, St. Louis (Bachelor’s)

Awards and publications

  • Cooper LT, Rader VJ, Ralston NVC. The Roles of Selenium and Mercury in the Pathogenesis of Viral Cardiomyopathy. CHF 2007; 13: 193-199.
  • Rader VJ, Khumri TM, Idupulapati M, Stoner CN, Magalski A, Main ML. Clinical Predictors of Left Atrial Thrombus and Spontaneous Echocardiographic Contrast in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation. J Am Soc Echocardiogr 2007; 20: 1181-1185.
  • Khumri TM, Idupulapati M, Rader VJ, Nayyar S, Stoner CN, Main ML. Clinical and Echocardiographic Markers of Mortality Risk in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation. Am J Cardiol 2007; 99: 1733-1736.

Zocdoc awards

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Female

NPI number

1891719993

Dr. Valerie Rader's office location

Saint Luke's Cardiovascular Consultants

20 NE St Lukes Blvd, Suite 240

Lee's Summit, MO 64086

Patient reviews for Dr. Valerie Rader

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The entire staff was friendly and engaging. Very organized office. Dr. Rader was extremely informative and made me feel as though I was the only patient she had.
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Great help and we know that Dr. Rader is an excellent Dr. and will always take good care of us. Having more ways to get help is better for us and better for Dr. Rader
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Very professional with excellent bedside manner. Outstanding Doctor
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Doctor Radar is very dedicated. She truly cares about her patients.
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She tries to take good care of me. The only question I can't answer is that she does not see me in the hospital so I don't know how her bedside manner is. Her manner in the office is very professional.
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Dr. Rader is always thorough and friendly during the process. I would really hate to have to switch doctors!
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I could not have a better doctor than Dr. Rader. She is always helpful and she knows what she is talking about. She is always smiling. I can't say enough of good things about her!! She is the best!!
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Dr. Rader answered all my questions, and I am definitely feeling much better and have a lot more energy.
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