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Dr. Mark Townsend, MD

Dr. Mark Townsend, MD

Age 48 Adult Congenital Heart Disease Cardiology M
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Dr. Mark Townsend, MD is a adult congenital heart disease cardiology specialist in Lynchburg, VA. Dr. Townsend completed a residency at Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center. He currently practices at Centra Heart and Vascular Institute - Lynchburg (Stroobants Cardiovascular) and is affiliated with Centra Lynchburg General Hospital. He accepts multiple insurance plans.


  • Medical College Of Virginia, Fellowship Hospital — 2007
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, Residency Hospital — 2004
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, Internship Hospital — 2001
  • Va Commonwealth Univ Sch Of Med, Medical School — 2000

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  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Optima Health
  • UnitedHealthCare

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After struggling with an undiagnosed condition for 9 years, Dr. Townsend was the one who figured out what was wrong with me, almost immediately after he met me. His intelligence and kindness surpasses any other doctor I’ve ever met. I highly recommend Dr.Townsend.
— Jun 19, 2020
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Dr. Townsend frequently treats Congenital Heart Disease, Septal Defect, and Chest Pain Evaluation.  

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Hospital Affiliations

  • Centra Lynchburg General Hospital


  1. Centra Heart and Vascular Institute - Lynchburg (Stroobants Cardiovascular)

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      Centra Heart and Vascular Institute - Lynchburg (Stroobants Cardiovascular)
      2410 Atherholt Rd, Lynchburg, VA 24501 (434) 200-5252
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