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Elisa Zaragoza-Macias MD

  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • PeaceHealth Medical Group Provider

Dr. Elisa Zaragoza is a board-certified cardiologist specializing in cardiovascular disease and congenital heart disease. She completed her cardiology and adult congenital heart disease fellowships at the University of Washington in Seattle in 2013 and 2014 respectively. Dr. Zaragoza served her residency in internal medicine at Emory University in Atlanta where she also received a Master of Public Health in 2010.

Dr. Zaragoza earned a Doctorate of Medicine at the University of Guadalajara in Mexico. She is fluent in Spanish and English. She has a special interest in congenital heart defects, pregnant women and heart disease and heart failure due to cardiotoxic chemotherapy. She serves as Medical Director of the PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center Teen Heart Screen program and is Associate Medical Director of General Cardiology and Echocardiology.

Dr. Zaragoza loves the Pacific Northwest and enjoys hiking in her spare time. Dr. Zaragoza lives in Bellingham with her husband, Dardo Ferrara, MD, who is also a cardiologist.

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Alaska Medicaid
  • CIGNA HealthCare
  • Cigna HealthCare
  • Community Health Plan of WA (CHPW)
  • Crime Victims / Labor & Industries
  • First Choice Health Network
  • First Health Network
  • Health Net of Oregon
  • Humana Choice Care
  • Kaiser (GHC)
  • Medicare
  • Medicare A
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Multi Plan
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan/PHCS
  • Premera
  • Premera HealthPlus-Blue Cross
  • Regence - BC/BS
  • Regence Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Soundpath Health
  • Tricare
  • Triwest
  • Uniform Medical
  • United Health Care
  • United HealthCare Networks
  • United HealthCare networks
  • WA Medicaid (DSHS)

Board Certification

  • ABIM: Cardiovascular Disease
  • American Board of Internal Medicine


  • Universidad de Guadalajara
    Degree: MD
  • University of Washington
    • Cardiology
    • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • Emory University School of Medicine
    Specialty: Internal Medicine


  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Disease

Privileged Facilities

  • PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center
  • PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center
  • PeaceHealth Peace Island Medical Center
  • PeaceHealth United General Medical Center

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