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Andrea L. Meekins

Andrea L. Meekins, CNP

Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease, and Nurse Practitioner
4.9 / 5 (Based on 1417 Ratings) Learn More

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About Me



2008 - Creighton University, Omaha, NE, Nurse Practitioner


American Academy of Nurse Practitioners


May 07, 2019
I just have nothing but the best to say. They were very, very friendly and explained everything, and I was very, very pleased. I would highly recommend them. Thank you.
April 29, 2019
I have yet to hear back what my test results were. I think she was going to call today. Thank you.
April 26, 2019
Very pleasant and informative.
April 23, 2019
We really appreciate working with Andrea Meekins. She is an asset to North Central Heart.
April 23, 2019
Yeah, I was very well pleased with our visit and my daughters were also, please so I guess that's all I have to say. Thank you.
April 12, 2019
Very good appointment, very satisfied. Thank you.
April 10, 2019
My experience with Andrea was just great. I'd recommend her to anybody. I think she just does outstanding job. Not only a good doctor, but I like her personally too great job. Thank you.
April 05, 2019
Andrea is a complete, wonderful person. I love her. She is really nice. Thank you and have a good day.
April 03, 2019
Everyone was kind,sincere, pleasant and patient. A truly wonderful facility.
April 02, 2019
If you want to do most improved I would have you take Andrea Meekins and have her teach everybody how to be a compassionate caring person who really shows a true interest in our patient cuz that's what he's got. That's what everybody needs. Thank you.
March 26, 2019
Well, everyone. All the helpers really did a great job. Bye.
March 19, 2019
In my... life, I've had... I've been to several institution... several hospitals, and... I'd say that... Avera mechanic... McKennan Heart is the best. Thank you.
March 18, 2019
Everyone polite and explained everything well. Good and complete explaination by phone after PA consulted doctor.
March 12, 2019
It was top notch as always.
March 01, 2019
The time I waited to see the medical staff was a reasonable time period.
February 27, 2019
Yeah, Andrea and the (INAUDIBLE) Heart Hospital have just been great over the years I've had my appointments out there. Very professional. I would also like to say whether it was Andrea, the nurses or Dr. Meekins as much as I (INAUDIBLE) I would happily recommend that place and I have already to people. (INAUDIBLE) I feel very comfortable there and am glad I'm a patient there. Thank you.
February 27, 2019
Andrea Mikas is an excellent PA. She was just great at my appointment. I would recommend her highly.
February 26, 2019
Great checkup examiner was polite, detailed, and very professional.
February 22, 2019
Questions were answered, swift to get in and on my way, all good.
February 22, 2019
I would just say Andrea was very professional. She would be definitely someone that I feel comfortable talking with, you also feel really well. And she's very accommodating for any requests that I had that kind of stepped outside of what we were dealing with me personally. getting Labs that I wanted done as long as I was there. Saw very professional excellent bed side manner and I'd recommend her to anybody. Thank you.
February 19, 2019
Hi, yeah, they did really well. They explained, she explained everything the other day when we were there, and I'm so glad cause I had some questions and I would recommend them to everybody. Thank you and have a good day. Bye.
February 06, 2019
I just wanted to tell you that Andrea Meekins is really nice. She's keeps me calm, she answers my questions. Nothing is silly. I don't know. I just have always enjoyed having her as my (INAUDIBLE) doctor. Bye.
January 28, 2019
Yes, I was very happy with what this gal did, and she was very helpful to me, and very pleasant, and I appreciate that.
January 25, 2019
Thank so much Andrea. You are a wonderful health provider. I very much thank you. Say hi to Dr's Mahrous and Hubbard for me.
January 25, 2019
I have been a Mayo patient & was very impressed how I was treated!! I am glad I came to Sioux Falls!! Could not ask for better care!!!
January 21, 2019
January 18, 2019
We were there on a referral by my regular doctor about a CT that showed a problem with the aorta. The referral was to Dr. Hibbard who is on vacation. I was seen by his PA. She was very thrall, shared the information with the surgeons who are ordering further tests. We have confidence that I am getting the best care.
January 15, 2019
Doctor was very concerned, spent a lot of time with me, spent time with me before the appointment in my.... in another room because I had...had a person checking my device, and she came in there and talked to us before the regular appointment. I was very happy with that. So, thank you.
January 11, 2019
I had an ultrasound after talking to the doctor. I left then I haven't heard any results from the ultrasound yet. I am taking it for my granted that it was. Okay, but I don't know for sure. Thank you.
January 09, 2019
I had a very good experience and I feel safe and confident when I am talking with the doctor, and that clinic so I was very satisfied and and it was helpful the information for me. And so I look forward to seeing her again. Thank you.
January 04, 2019
I felt way too many places to check in. Not sure why start inside door then the ladies to fill in all info then again inside waiting room door. Thought kinda needless but whatever. Did get excellent care.
January 04, 2019
A very good experience. She was... thought she did an excellent job of explaining and we talked about my problem and it was... it went well. So I was very pleased. Thank you.
January 02, 2019
Very professional and caring
January 02, 2019
It was a very pleasant visit they answer all the questions I had and everything was done in a timely manner could not ask for anything better.
October 24, 2018
Very easy to talk to. Concerned about what I had to say.
October 22, 2018
Yes I would
October 22, 2018
She was pleasant, caring and knowledgeable.yes
October 12, 2018
it was great
October 12, 2018
I was very pleased with Andrea.
October 10, 2018
Excellent facility and people. Highly organized and professional.
October 09, 2018
NCH is the best
October 08, 2018
I would definitely recommend Andrea Meekins to my friends.
October 02, 2018
They have a lot of very professional help and keep things moving from time of arrival to leaving!
September 26, 2018
I would recommend it to both family and friends
September 24, 2018
Excellent provider and facility. See prior comments.
September 24, 2018
I would tell them to go for the best care.
September 21, 2018
I had a caring report at Avera with each on those I came into contact with that day
September 19, 2018
If you go to North Central Heart Clinic, do not give them an email address.
September 18, 2018
staff and Doctors were excellent to work with, always willing to explain everything to me.
September 14, 2018
Go to Avera Heart if you need to or if you think you need to.
September 12, 2018
Friendly and knowledgeable never felt rushed
September 12, 2018
Andrea herself is wonderful and caring. The whole atmosphere at the Heart Clinic was awesome. Everyone was so polite and helpful.
September 11, 2018
Andrea is very personable and intelligent. We feel confident in her guidelines for care and will follow what she told us. She has a real concern for me having a productive healthy life.
September 10, 2018
The staff all the way through was friendly.
September 07, 2018
If you have any concerns with heart issues, go to NCH.
September 07, 2018
First time with Andrea Meekins. She was very pleasant and helpful .
September 04, 2018
She was very knowledgeable and explained to me everything that I should be aware of for my health. She was very polite and concerned things were going well, and if I had any questions. I was definitely pleased with her.
August 10, 2018
the staff were very friendly and knowledgeable.
August 06, 2018
Great provider. Covers everything and listens
August 06, 2018
She did just great. Very friendly. couldn"t have been better.
August 06, 2018
A pleasure to work with. Informative, pleasant, and great “patient-side” manner.
July 23, 2018
From the time we walked in the door we were met with smiling, friendly staff.
July 18, 2018
I would definitely recommend her! She seemed genuinely concerned about her patient's welfare and answered every question I had.
July 17, 2018
Andrea Meekins is fabulous! She answered all of my questions, informed me of changes I should make and helped me understand what happened with my heart and what I should do going forward. I did not feel rushed in any way. I am very pleased and will not hesitate to call her should I have any questions.
July 11, 2018
She knows her stuff.i would recommend her to anyone.
July 03, 2018
the people are great
July 02, 2018
That they perform and take care of you and your concerns promptly, professionally and courteously.
June 26, 2018
June 19, 2018
She is personable, caring and she knows her business!
June 18, 2018
I was very happy and pleased with my appointment with Andrea Meekins. She was very kind, thoughtful, did not try to rush through my appointment.
June 06, 2018
She was very knowledgeable and pleasant.
June 05, 2018
Professional personable
May 24, 2018
Andrea was kind, pleasant, and took the time to make sure I understood everything.
May 24, 2018
She listened and explained the answers to my questions.
May 23, 2018
Very friendly knowledgeable care
May 22, 2018
Andrea was awesome. Great provider. She was very competent in addressing my case and the plan.
May 17, 2018
I recommend the Avera Heart Hospital
May 17, 2018
Avera in my mind is the best health care provider. Hands down Avera treats their patients better.
May 07, 2018
Andrea was very informative regarding my care and the related cost-benefit relationship. She answered my questions, gave me plenty of time, and made me feel important.
May 02, 2018
Knowledgeable and thorough
May 01, 2018
Very professional & caring.
May 01, 2018
get herded in like cattle, weighted me in with my coat on, so weight didn't mean much.
April 26, 2018
Looking forward to next visit with Andrea and/or Dr. Mahrous...both are tops with us!
April 25, 2018
Friendly, complete exam and one who cares about their patients.
April 23, 2018
They always answer my questions, I never feel rushed, they always get back to me for my test results.
April 19, 2018
She is the best.
April 17, 2018
Go there they are excellent and know their what they are doing
April 13, 2018
Definitely recommend
April 12, 2018
If Dr. Allen isn't available, don't hesitate to ask for Andrea.
April 09, 2018
Andrea is a great example of what great health care looks like.
April 09, 2018
very good Dr patient rapport .
April 04, 2018
I think the care she gave me was excellent and she thoroughly explained how the medication change would be helpful for me.
April 04, 2018
North Central Heart always does a great job.
April 02, 2018
Polite and helpful staff
March 30, 2018
March 30, 2018
If they need to see someone at the Heart Hospital, Andrea would be a good person to see.
March 30, 2018
Go here!
March 29, 2018
NCH will give you all they can to make sure you are taken care of in your treatment or continued care. The only time I've had a poor experience is when I was not happy with myself.
March 29, 2018
Andrea really listened to me and we talked about options that i had. I really aporeciated that she HEARD my concerns.
March 27, 2018
Provider is friendly and to the point without pushing us out the door. Feel she is knowledgeable about our health and in tune with concerns. Very comfortable with her..
March 19, 2018
I am most happy with the care I have received at NCH.
March 12, 2018
Dr. Was understanding and showed common sense, don't always see that anymore.To
March 08, 2018
Ask & talk to your doctor ....
February 23, 2018
If you haven't been to planet Heart at your Avera provider, you need to. NOW!
February 13, 2018
If uou have a problem see this provider.

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