Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine

Douglas Ugene Blank , MD

Idaho Heart Institute
2985 Cortez AveIdaho Falls, ID 83404

(208) 523-3373

Overview

Dr. Blank is a board-certified Cardiologist with the American Board of Internal Medicine. He went to medical school at the University of Nebraska Medical Center and later completed his residency, as well as a fellowship, with the University of Utah Medical Center. Dr. Blank loves to help people and is focused on improving the lives of his patients. He said, Even if you can t always fix what is wrong, you can at least make it better and that is very rewarding. He is also excited about the future of cardiology because there have been significant improvements in new technology and medications, which are helping to reduce the need for transplants, pacemakers, and bypass surgeries. Dr. Blank works closely with the LDS Hospital and University Hospital in Salt Lake City for heart transplant and Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD) procedures. He is also a member of the American Heart Association, the Heart Failure Society, the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation, the American College of Cardiology, and the American College of Physicians. Dr. Blank resides in Idaho Falls with his wife and five children. On his time off, he enjoys playing hockey, soccer, basketball, and restoring cars.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 31 Years

Languages Spoken: Spanish and English

Main Location

Fax: (208) 852-3874
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes
Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Other Locations

Fax:
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

N/A

Specialties

Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

  • Bingham Memorial Hospital
  • Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center

Education and Training

Medical School
University Of Nebraska College Of Medicine,University Of Nebraska College Of Medicine Graduated in 1991

Insurance Plans Accepted

Please verify insurance information directly with your doctor’s office as it may change frequently.
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aexcel PPO
  • Altius Provider Directory
  • BC ID ConnectedCare-Portneuf Quality Alliance-East
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross ID PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • Moda Health Connexus
  • Moda Health First Choice Network
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificsource BrightIdea MRF
  • PacificSource PSN
  • Pacificsource PSN/Balance MRF
  • Pacificsource SmartAlliance MRF
  • Pacificsource SmartChoice/SmartHealth MRF
  • PHCS PPO
  • Regence ID Preferred Provider Network
  • St Lukes Health Partners/BrightPath
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Nexus Open Access
  • UHC Options PPO
  • Voyager