Dr. Jamil N. Bitar, MD

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Specializes in Adult Cardiology • Male • Age 58

1042 Garner Field Rd
Uvalde, TX 78801
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Jamil N. Bitar, MD
Uvalde, TX
1042 Garner Field Rd
Uvalde, TX 78801
Jamil N. Bitar, MD
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2829 Babcock Rd Ste 520
San Antonio, TX 78229
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    Dr. Bitar's Experience

    Specialties

    • Adult Cardiology
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Carotid Ultrasound
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Coumadin® Management
    • Echocardiography
    • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
    • Holter Monitoring
    • Insertion of Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump
    • Management of Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump
    • Pacemaker Implantation, Permanent
    • Pacemaker Implantation, Temporary
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Pacemaker Monitoring
    • Pericardiocentesis
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Right Heart Catheterization (Swan-Ganz)
    • Thoracentesis
    • Vascular Surgical Procedure
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    • Aneurysm
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Stenosis
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Atrial Flutter
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Benign Tumor
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
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    • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
    • Marfan Syndrome
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
    • Mitral Valve Stenosis
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pericardial Effusion
    • Peripheral Artery Disease
    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Edema
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Secondary Hypertension
    • Septal Defect
    • Shock
    • Syncope
    • Thrombosis
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
    • Valvular Regurgitation
    • Valvular Stenosis
    • Vascular Disease
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    American University Of Beirut / Faculty Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1986

    Internship Hospital

    Good Samaritan-Johns Hopkins Hosp
    Complete in 1988

    Residency Hospital

    Baylor University
    Complete in 1991
    Good Samaritan-Johns Hopkins Hosp
    Complete in 1989

    Fellowship Hospital

    Baylor University
    Complete in 1995

    Undergraduate Schools

    American U Of Beirut
    Graduated in 1982
    American University Of Beirut
    Graduated in 1980
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Bitar & Staff

    • English
    • Arabic
    • French
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Bitar's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Methodist Hospital

    • Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital

    • Methodist Texsan Hospital

    • Uvalde Memorial Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Bitar

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.3
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    4.3 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bitar to family and friends

    4.3 out of 5

    6 responses

    Dr. Bitar's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.8 out of 5

    6 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.5 out of 5

    6 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.2 out of 5

    6 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    31 – 45 minutes

    4 responses

    Experience with Dr. Bitar

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.3 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.3 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.3 out of 5

    6 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.3 out of 5

    6 responses

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    Office Locations

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    Jamil N. Bitar, MD
    Uvalde, TX
    1042 Garner Field Rd
    Uvalde, TX 78801
    (830) 591-1294 (Office)
    (830) 591-1804 (Fax)
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    Jamil N. Bitar, MD
    San Antonio Office
    2829 Babcock Rd Ste 520
    San Antonio, TX 78229
    (830) 591-1294 (Office)
    (830) 591-1804 (Fax)
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