Jeffrey S. Carstens, M.D.

Cardiology
Interventional Cardiology

Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine:
Cardiovascular Disease
Interventional Cardiology
Medical School: Creighton University School of Medicine
Residency: Naval Hospital San Diego
Clinic Website: Heart & Vascular Specialists

Alegent Creighton Clinic

Cardiology (Bergan)
7500 Mercy Road
Omaha, NE  68124
Phone: 402-398-5880
Fax: 402-398-6716



Cardiology (Webster)
3006 Webster Street
Omaha, NE  68131
Phone: 402-717-0717
Fax: 402-717-6053



Cardiology (Immanuel)
6901 N 72nd Street
Immanuel Medical Center - Suite 3330
Omaha, NE  68122
Phone: 402-398-5880
Fax: 402-398-6716



Cardiology (Lakeside)
16909 Lakeside Hills Court
LAKESIDE ONE Professional Center - Suite 101
Omaha, NE  68130
Phone: 402-398-5880
Fax: 402-502-5501



Cardiology (Mercy Council Bluffs)
800 Mercy Drive
Council Bluffs, IA  51503
Phone: 402-398-5880
Fax: 712-325-2468



Cardiology (Papillion)
11111 S. 84th Street
Midlands Hospital - Suite 2119
Papillion, NE  68046
Phone: 402-398-5880
Fax: 402-592-9020



Hospital Affiliation:

Dr. Carstens grew up in Omaha where he attended Westside High School. He then attended Creighton University, where he received a bachelor's degree in Computer Science, graduating magna cum laude. Following this, he attended Creighton University School of Medicine. Dr. Carstens completed a three-year internal medicine residency at Naval Medical Center San Diego after which he spent one year as Chief of Residents. He remained in San Diego where he completed a three-year fellowship in cardiovascular medicine at the Naval Medical Center, along with specialized training in Interventional Cardiology at Sharp Memorial Hospital in San Diego. For the next two years he served as a staff cardiologist at Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton, California. Dr. Carstens returned to Omaha in 1999 to practice cardiology. He has had an active practice since that time and has served as the director of the cardiac catheterization laboratories at both Midlands Hospital, and subsequently the Nebraska Medical Center. In 2008, he became a founding member of Alegent Health Clinic Heart and Vascular Specialists.

Dr. Carstens practices general cardiology that includes office- and hospital-based consultations and performs diagnostic tests such as echocardiography, stress testing, coronary angiography, and coronary intervention including stent placement. He is board certified in both cardiovascular diseases and interventional cardiology. He has completed additional training and certification in CT coronary angiography. Dr. Carstens has participated in numerous clinical research trials over the years including trials for lipid management, hypertension, heart failure, and trials of newer types of stents. Dr. Carstens is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology, and has membership in the Nebraska Medical Association and the Metro Omaha Medical Society. He is married with two children. His interests include running, travel, and music.

Cardiology Information

Cardiologists are specialists in the prevention, detection and treatment of diseases of the heart, lungs and blood vessels. They manage complex cardiac conditions such as heart attacks, heart disease and life threatening abnormal heart beat rhythms.