Dr. Kimberly Boddicker, MD

  • Cardiology

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  • Essentia Health-St. Mary's Medical Center (Duluth)
  • Cardiology - Essentia Health St. Mary's-Superior Clinic
    218-786-3443 844-232-9262
  • Cardiology - Essentia Health-Hayward Clinic
    715-634-5505 844-232-9262
  • Cardiology - Essentia Health-St. Mary's Medical Center (Duluth)
    218-786-3443 888-253-0394
  • Essentia Health St. Mary's-Superior Clinic
    715-817-7100 844-232-9262
  • Essentia Health-Hayward Clinic
    715-634-5505 844-232-9262

Languages

  • English

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Bio

Dr. Boddicker is a non-invasive cardiologist at the Essentia Health Heart and Vascular Center.

She earned a Doctor of Medicine degree with distinction from The Carver College of Medicine at the University of Iowa in 1999. She completed her internal medicine residency training at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. She went on to complete her fellowship training in cardiovascular disease with on focus cardiac imaging. It was there that she spent a year of research in the area of cardiac resuscitation and was recognized at the American Heart Association in 2004 as a finalist for the young investigator prize in the area of cardiopulmonary, perioperative, and critical care research.

Dr. Boddicker completed her fellowship at the University of Iowa and later went on to obtain further certifications in the area of Advanced heart failure and transplant cardiology, echocardiography and nuclear cardiology. She joined Essentia Health in 2005 as a non-invasive, imaging cardiologist.

Since her arrival she has acted several leadership roles and has been the medical director of the heart failure disease management program since 2006. It is through this multi-disciplinary program, along with her colleagues, try to improve the delivery of care for those patients with heart failure.  In addition, she continues to work on various quality programs in the delivery of care to the heart failure patient in both the clinic and inpatient setting.  She as acted as the principle investigator on several research studies aimed at improving treatment of the cardiac patients with this condition.  More recently, she has taken over the role in structural heart imaging, aiding in those minimally invasive procedures for the treatment of heart valve problems.

Dr. Boddicker treats all general cardiac conditions.  Her focus area is non-invasive cardiac imaging and stress testing as well as the treatment of those patients with heart failure and pulmonary hypertension.

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Biography

Dr. Boddicker is a non-invasive cardiologist at the Essentia Health Heart and Vascular Center.

She earned a Doctor of Medicine degree with distinction from The Carver College of Medicine at the University of Iowa in 1999. She completed her internal medicine residency training at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. She went on to complete her fellowship training in cardiovascular disease with on focus cardiac imaging. It was there that she spent a year of research in the area of cardiac resuscitation and was recognized at the American Heart Association in 2004 as a finalist for the young investigator prize in the area of cardiopulmonary, perioperative, and critical care research.

Dr. Boddicker completed her fellowship at the University of Iowa and later went on to obtain further certifications in the area of Advanced heart failure and transplant cardiology, echocardiography and nuclear cardiology. She joined Essentia Health in 2005 as a non-invasive, imaging cardiologist.

Since her arrival she has acted several leadership roles and has been the medical director of the heart failure disease management program since 2006. It is through this multi-disciplinary program, along with her colleagues, try to improve the delivery of care for those patients with heart failure.  In addition, she continues to work on various quality programs in the delivery of care to the heart failure patient in both the clinic and inpatient setting.  She as acted as the principle investigator on several research studies aimed at improving treatment of the cardiac patients with this condition.  More recently, she has taken over the role in structural heart imaging, aiding in those minimally invasive procedures for the treatment of heart valve problems.

Dr. Boddicker treats all general cardiac conditions.  Her focus area is non-invasive cardiac imaging and stress testing as well as the treatment of those patients with heart failure and pulmonary hypertension.

Conditions Treated

  • Angina
  • Anomalous coronary artery
  • Aortic aneurysm
  • Aortic regurgitation
  • Aortic stenosis
  • Aortic syndromes
  • Aortic valve disease
  • Aortic valve disorder
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis (heart)
  • Athletic heart syndrome
  • Atrial fibrillation
  • Atrial flutter
  • Atrial tachycardia
  • Atrioventricular block
  • Atrioventricular block (complete)
  • AV nodal arrhythmia
  • Bacterial endocarditis (acute)
  • Bicuspid aortic valve
  • Blood clot
  • Bradycardia
  • Brugada syndrome
  • Calcium score (abnormal)
  • Cardiac amyloid
  • Cardiac angina
  • Cardiac arrest
  • Cardiac channelopathies
  • Cardiac conduction defects
  • Cardiac disease (pregnancy)
  • Cardiac sarcoidosis
  • Cardiac sarcoma
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy (ischemic)
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Carotid artery disease
  • Chest pain
  • Cholesterol disorders
  • Conduction defects
  • Congenital heart block
  • Congenital heart defects
  • Congenital heart disease
  • Congestive heart failure
  • Coronary angiography (abnormal)
  • Coronary artery disease
  • Coronary artery fistula
  • Coronary syndrome (acute)
  • Dyspnea on exertion
  • EKG (abnormal)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart attack
  • Heart defects
  • Heart disease
  • Heart failure
  • Heart failure (advanced)
  • Heart murmur
  • Heart racing
  • Heart rhythm disorder
  • Heart valve disorders
  • Heart valve regurgitation
  • Heart valve stenosis
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
  • Infiltrative cardiomyopathies
  • Left bundle branch block
  • Long QT syndrome
  • Mitral regurgitation
  • Mitral stenosis
  • Mitral valve disease
  • Myocardial infarction
  • Myocarditis
  • Myocardium disorders
  • Myxoma
  • Palpitations
  • Papillary muscle disorders
  • Paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia
  • Paroxysmal ventricular tachycardia
  • Pericarditis
  • Pericardium disorders
  • Peripheral vascular disease
  • Polymorphic ventricular tachycardia
  • Postural tachycardia syndrome
  • Premature heartbeats
  • Premature ventricular contractions (PVCs)
  • Prinzmetals angina
  • Pulmonary artery stenosis
  • Pulmonary edema
  • Pulmonary embolism
  • Pulmonary hypertension
  • Pulmonary valve disease
  • Rheumatic mitral stenosis
  • Right bundle branch block
  • Short QT syndrome
  • Sinoatrial node dysfunction
  • Sinus node dysfunction
  • Stent thrombosis
  • Stress test (abnormal)
  • Supraventricular tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • Tachycardia
  • Thrombosis
  • Transposition of the great vessels
  • Tricuspid regurgitation
  • Tricuspid valve disease
  • Trifascicular block
  • Vasculitis
  • Ventricular fibrillation
  • Ventricular hypertrophy
  • Ventricular tachycardia
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome

Education & Certifications

Education

Medical Degree, University of IA Carver Colg of Med, Iowa City, IA

Residency

University of IA Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, IA - Internal Medicine

Fellowship

University of IA Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, IA - Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Advanced Heart and Transplant Cardiology

Research & Publications