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Jeffrey Witt, MD, FACC

Jeffrey Witt, MD, FACC

Dr. Witt came to the Heart and Vascular Institute of Florida in 1992. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin. His MD degree was received from Abraham Lincoln School of Medicine at the University of Illinois. From there, Dr. Witt received his Internship and Residency training in Internal Medicine at Illinois Veterans Administration Hospital in Illinois, where he was also Chief of Medical Residents. He received his Fellowship training in Cardiology at Loyola University and Affiliated Hospitals in Maywood, Illinois.

Dr. Witt has served as Chairman of the Board at Suncoast Medical Clinic and Chairman of the Department of Medicine at Sun Bay Medical Center. He is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Diseases. Dr. Witt is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology and a Member of the American College of Physicians as well as the American Medical Association. He has served as a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of South Florida. He was a Founding Physician/Scientist Memeber of the Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography.  Dr. Witt participates in research activities at the Heart Institute and has been published most recently in the Canadian Journal of Cardiology and the American Journal of Cardiology.  He has received the "Best Doctors in America" by the US News and World Report since 2002.

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Medical Education & Training

Medical School: Abraham Lincoln School of Medicine at the University of Illinois
Internship: Illinois Veterans Administration Hospital
Residency: Illinois Veterans Administration Hospital
Fellowship: Loyola University and Affiliated Hospitals
Specialty Board Certifications: Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Diseases

Procedures and Conditions

Procedures: •Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrythmias •Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography) •Cardiac Imaging •Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging •Cardiac Nuclear Stress Test •Cardiac Stress Echocardiography (ECG) •Cardioversion •Cardioversion, Elective •Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs) •Dobutamine Stress Echocardiography (ECG) •Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test •Echocardiogram •Echocardiography •Emergency Cardioversion •Exercise Stress Test •Peripheral Artery Catheterization •Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors •Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE) •Ultrasound, Cardiac Conditions: •Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm •Angina •Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome •Aortic Aneurysm •Aortic Valve Disease •Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation) •Atrial Fibrillation •Cardiomegaly •Cardiomyopathy •Carotid Artery Disease •Carotid Artery Stenosis •Congenital Heart Disease •Congestive Heart Failure •Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) •Endocarditis •Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction) •Hyperlipidemia •Hypertension •Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease •Hypertensive Heart Disease •Hypotension •Marfan Syndrome •Mitral Valve Disease •Mitral Valve Regurgitation •Palpitations •Pericardial Disease •Pericarditis •Pulmonary Hypertension •Pulmonary Valve Disease •Septal Defect •Syncope •Tachycardia •Tricuspid Valve Disease

Accepted Insurance

The Heart Institute participates in most Managed Care Contracts, some of which are listed below: Humana AvMed Aetna Health Options HIP Cigna WellCare Medicaid United Health Care

Gender

Male

Languages

English

Jeffrey Witt, MD, FACC

Specialty

Cardiology
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Jeffrey Witt, MD, FACC

Office Locations

The Heart Institute
560 Jackson Street North
Suite 100
St Petersburg, FL 33705
Phone: (727) 329-1600