George T. Bandow, MD Providence Medical Group

Physician Cardiology
Languages: English
Specialties:
Accepting New Patients
Professional Statement
Board certified in Internal Medicine, Adult Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology Our practice is part of the International Heart Institute and Saint Patrick Hospital. We are located just off Mullan Road in Missoula where we see patients for consultation, echocardiography, stress testing, device monitoring and ambulatory monitoring. I no longer practice at the hospital but am happy to arrange for studies that need to be carried out there. In addition we see patients in Ronan, Polson, Stevensville and Salmon, ID in our outreach clinics.
Education
Institution
Type
Medical College of Georgia, Augusta
Medical School
Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Internship
Internal Medicine, University Hospitals
Residency
Cardiovascular Research Laboratory, School of Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison Clinical Professor of Medicine Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Fellowship
Personal Interests
My wife and I enjoy seeing our four children, and their children, spread across the country. When not working, road biking, flying and studying music are most enjoyable.
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
Clinical Interests
  • abnormal calcium score
  • abnormal ecg
  • abnormal stress test
  • acute bacterial endocarditis
  • advanced lipid testing
  • anomalous coronary artery
  • aortic diseases
  • aortic stenosis
  • aortic valve disorder
  • arrhythmia
  • atherosclerosis
  • atherosclerosis of aorta
  • athletic heart syndrome
  • atrial fibrillation
  • atrial flutter
  • atrial tachycardia
  • atrioventricular block
  • atrioventricular septal defect
  • autoimmune pericarditis
  • av nodal arrhythmia
  • bradycardia
  • cardiac angina
  • cardiac arrest
  • cardiac conduction defects
  • cardiac disease in pregnancy
  • cardiac genetics
  • cardiac insufficiency
  • cardiac risk assessment
  • cardiac sarcoma
  • cardiac tumor
  • cardiomegaly
  • cardiomyopathy
  • cardio-oncology
  • cardiopulmonary exercise testing
  • cardiorenal syndrome
  • cardiospasm
  • chest pain
  • cholesterol disorders
  • cholesterol management
  • chronic total occlusion
  • complete atrioventricular block
  • conduction defects
  • congestive heart failure
  • coronary artery anomaly
  • coronary artery disease
  • coronary artery fistula
  • coxsackie endocarditis
  • diabetic cardiomyopathy
  • dobutamine stress test
  • dysautonomia
  • echocardiography
  • elevated creatine kinase
  • exercise intolerance
  • familial arrhythmia
  • family history heart disease
  • heart murmur
  • heart racing
  • holter monitor
  • hypertension
  • hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
  • infiltrative disorders of the heart
  • in-office echocardiogram
  • in-office stress test
  • ischemic cardiomyopathy
  • left bundle branch block
  • left-sided heart failure
  • malignant hypertension
  • microvascular dysfunction
  • mitral regurgitation
  • mitral valve insufficiency
  • mitral valve prolapse
  • mitral valve regurgitation
  • myocardial infarction
  • myocarditis
  • myxoma
  • orthopnea
  • orthostatic hypotension
  • palpitations
  • papillary muscle disorders
  • paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia
  • paroxysmal tachycardia
  • patent ductus arteriosus
  • patent foramen ovale
  • pericardial effusion
  • pericarditis
  • postural tachycardia syndrome
  • pre-excitation syndrome
  • premature atrial contraction
  • premature beats
  • premature ventricular contractions
  • preoperative evaluation
  • preventative cardiology
  • prinzmetals angina
  • pulmonary artery stenosis
  • pulmonary edema
  • pulmonary valve disorders
  • pulmonary valve insufficiency
  • pulmonary valve stenosis
  • refractory angina
  • rheumatic mitral regurgitation
  • rheumatic mitral stenosis
  • rheumatic mitral stenosis with insufficiency
  • rhythm disorder
  • right bundle branch block
  • right heart failure
  • right ventricular hypertrophy
  • secondary hypertension
  • stress echo cardiogram
  • sudden cardiac death
  • supraventricular tachycardia
  • syncope
  • tachycardia
  • thrombosis
  • transthoracic echocardiogram
  • tricuspid regurgitation
  • tricuspid valve disease
  • valve stenosis
  • valvular endocarditis
  • vasovagal syncope
  • ventricular tachycardia
  • wolff-parkinson-white syndrome
PATIENT RATINGS AND COMMENTS

The Patient Rating score is based on responses given during the CAHPS Patient Experience Survey.Responses are measured on a 10 - point scale, with 10 being the best score. These scores are then translated to a 5 - point scale in order to display results in a 5 - star rating.Comments are also gathered from the same survey and displayed in their entirety with the exception of any language that may be considered slander, libel or contain private health information, which will be removed prior to publishing the comments.

 

4.9 out of 5 (99 Ratings, 29 Comments)


100

09/21/2017
Everyone was excellent.
100

09/13/2017
All was very good
100

09/06/2017
All care was good.
100

08/17/2017
EXCELLENT cardiologist - great match for patient.
100

08/17/2017
Knowledgable, pleasant, I trust him.
100

08/16/2017
Dr Bandow has been a great doctor for me and my heart. His knowledge and personel care has been the best.
100

08/02/2017
Direct & to the point - but kind.
100

07/27/2017
I have been very satisfied with Dr. Bandow and I think he is one of the best cardiologists. I would recommend him to anyone.
100

07/11/2017
Dr. Bandow & staff are the best he saved my life.
100

06/30/2017
I will always use Dr. Bandon as long as he available.
100

06/27/2017
Knows what he's talking about and relay confidence for your health.
100

06/24/2017
Dr. Bandow has my entire confidence in re to my heart health. Great bedside manner, & I have complete trust in his knowledge. HE SAVED MY LIFE!
100

06/21/2017
very professional
100

06/01/2017
Dr. Bandow is excellent and would highly recommend him and his office.
90

05/31/2017
Good service.
100

05/04/2017
Dr. Bandow showed genuine concern for my care needs.
90

04/24/2017
thorough exam and tests, straight forward explanations of condition and potential risks to health
100

04/11/2017
Dr. George Bandow saved my life; my heart defect was read correctly after 30 yrs. I am so happy I could fly!
100

03/03/2017
I have no complains! I am very verbal - I don't miss anything - Not shy - so it help my provider & self obtain a positive rapport -
100

01/05/2017
Good assistance over phone, collaboration with attending physician in emergency room; personal visit while in emergency room.
100

12/22/2016
Friendly, easy to talk to.
90

11/22/2016
No issues.
100

11/09/2016
Imagined myself into a terrible heart problem, and was very happy to get such good care and get good news!
100

11/09/2016
Great.
100

11/01/2016
good
100

10/21/2016
excellent, caring and concerned!
100

10/19/2016
Dr. Bandow is my favorite physician. He is the perfect role model for other medical professionals as well as a person with an excellent bedside manner. [...]
100

09/01/2016
Dr.Bandow is an excellent doctor.
100

08/31/2016
All good!
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International Heart Institute - Montana Cardiology
2829 Great Northern Loop Suite 300
Missoula, MT 59808
406-541-7001
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715 Main Street Suite A
Stevensville, MT 59870
406-777-1175
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