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Peter Wassmer, MD, FACC

Cardiology

The Heart Institute

6006 49th Street North, Suite 200
St Petersburg, FL 33709

About Peter Wassmer

Dr. Wassmer received his undergraduate and MD degrees from the University of Santo Tomas in Manila Philippines. He received his Internship and Residency training in Internal Medicine from the Hospital of St. Raphael, Yale University School of Medicine, in New Haven, Connecticut where he was “Most Outstanding Resident of the Year”. Dr. Wassmer completed his Fellowship training in Cardiovascular Diseases at the Ochsner Clinic in New Orleans, including a year of advanced training and research in Echocardiography.

Dr. Wassmer is a general and invasive/non-interventional cardiologist whose practice includes general adult cardiology, diagnostic cardiac and peripheral vascular angiography and permanent pacemaker implantation. His main expertise is in the field of Echocardiography, specifically Contrast and Transesophageal Echocardiography. His other interests include adult congenital heart diseases and peripheral vascular diseases. Dr. Wassmer has many publications in peer review journals.

Dr. Wassmer is Board Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in both Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Diseases. He is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology and a Member of the American Society of Echocardiography and American Medical Association.

Education

Medical School
University of Santo Tomas

Internship
Hospital of St. Raphael, Yale University School of Medicine

Residency
Hospital of St. Raphael, Yale University School of Medicine

Fellowship
Ochsner Clinic

Certifications & Memberships

Board Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in both Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Diseases

Gender

Male

Languages Spoken

English

Procedures & Conditions

general and invasive/non-interventional cardiology, general adult cardiology, diagnostic cardiac and peripheral vascular angiography, permanent pacemaker implantation, Echocardiography - specifically Contrast and Transesophageal Echocardiography - adult congenital heart diseases and peripheral vascular diseases

Specialty

Cardiology

Office Locations

The Heart Institute
6006 49th Street North
Suite 200
St Petersburg, FL 33709
Phone: (727) 490-2100

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