Dr. Rick Koch

Dr. Koch is the Director of Echocardiography and the Director of Advanced Non-invasive Cardiovascular Imaging at Bend Memorial Clinic. He is a non-invasive cardiologist who joined BMC in 2005 from the University of Chicago where he completed his medical school, residency and fellowship. He is Board Certified in: Cardiovascular Diseases, Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology, Cardiac CT and Internal Medicine.

Dr. Koch has been published extensively in the field of cardiac imaging and holds multiple patents in the area of echocardiography. His special areas of interest include preventive cardiology and he enjoys partnering with patients to maximize their quality of life and educating to empower them. He is dedicated to partnering with patients through education and understanding in achieving a higher quality of life for his patients.

In his spare time, Dr. Koch enjoys running, skiing, music and spending time with his kids.