Kenneth Bescak, MD, BCCL, FACC

Cardiovascular Disease
Northern Arizona Healthcare Medical Group – Cottonwood
269 S. Candy Lane
Ste. 2C
Cottonwood, AZ 86326
office 928-634-1331
fax 928-634-3130

Professional Bio

Kenneth Bescak, M.D., F.A.C.C., Diagnostic Cardiologist, is a member of the Heart & Vascular Center of Northern Arizona.


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:

  • Lipidology
  • Coronary Heart Disease Management
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • Heart Failure

Dr. Bescak is one of only 500 Board Certification-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 Certification certified in lipidology, internal medicine and cardiovascular disease.

Professional Associations

  • 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

Contact Information
Dr. Bescak practices in Flagstaff and the Verde Valley.

Type/Degree School Major/Speciality
Fellowship Creighton University Hospitals-The Cardiac Center (Nebraska) Cardiovascular Disease
Residency Creighton University Medical Center (Nebraska) Internal Medicine
Medical Education Ohio State University College of Medicine & Public Health (Columbus) MD

Board Certification

American Board of Internal Medicine: Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine: Cardiovascular Disease

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