Expertise and Special Interests
Dr. Bescak has earned a reputation for founding successful clinics for cardiac rehabilitation and heart failure.
His expertise and special interests include:
- Coronary Heart Disease Management
- Cardiac Rehabilitation
- Heart Failure
Dr. Bescak is one of only 500 board-certified lipidologists in the U.S., and one of only seven in Arizona. As a lipidologist, Dr. Bescak specializes in the multidisciplinary branch of medicine that focuses on lipid and lipoprotein metabolism and their associated disorders. An abnormal lipid profile is widely considered to be a leading indicator of heart disease. The treatment of lipid abnormalities is essential in the prevention of coronary artery disease and peripheral arterial disease.
Prior to relocating to the Verde Valley, Dr. Bescak was in private practice for 30 years in Elyria, Ohio.
Education and Certifications
Dr. Bescak received his medical degree from the Ohio State University, Columbus.
He completed his residency and a fellowship at Creighton University Affiliated Hospitals, Omaha, Neb.
Dr. Bescak is board certified in lipidology, internal medicine and cardiovascular disease.
- Fellow, American College of Cardiology
- Fellow, American College of Chest Physicians
- American College of Physicians
- American Heart Association
- American Echocardiographic Society
- American Heart Society
- Heart Failure Society of America
- National Lipid Association
Dr. Bescak practices in Flagstaff and the Verde Valley.