Dr. John J. Wurtzbacher, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 64

2000 Eoff St Suite 6W601
Wheeling, WV 26003
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Dr. Wurtzbacher's Experience

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Dr. Wurtzbacher's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Wurtzbacher Performs

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
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Conditions Dr. Wurtzbacher Treats

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Hospital Quality

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Wheeling Hospital
1 Medical Parks
Wheeling, WV 26003
Ohio Valley Medical Center
2000 Eoff Street
Wheeling, WV 26003

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Appointments & Offices

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Valley Cardiac Center
Valley Cardiac Center
2000 Eoff St Suite 6W601
Wheeling, WV 26003
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    Dr. Wurtzbacher's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease, 1981
    • Internal Medicine, 1978
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    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Thoracentesis
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
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    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Wurtzbacher

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for West Virginia.
    • 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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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    West Virginia University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1975

    Internship Hospital

    Wva University Med Center
    Complete in 1976

    Residency Hospital

    Wva University Med Center
    Complete in 1978

    Fellowship Hospital

    Wva University Med Center
    Complete in 1979
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Wurtzbacher & Staff

    • English
    • Arabic
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    Dr. Wurtzbacher's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 6 hospitals where Dr. Wurtzbacher has admitting privileges:

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    • Barnesville Hospital

    • Wheeling Hospital

    • Wetzel County Hospital

    • Ohio Valley Medical Center

    • East Ohio Regional Hospital

    • Reynolds Memorial Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Wurtzbacher

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wurtzbacher to family and friends

    5 responses
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    Dr. Wurtzbacher's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    5 responses
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    5 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    5 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 5 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Wurtzbacher
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    5 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    5 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    4 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    5 responses
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    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Wurtzbacher accepting new patients?

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    What insurance does he accept?

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    • United Healthcare
    • Wells Fargo Insurance
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    Office Locations

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    Valley Cardiac Center
    2000 Eoff St Suite 6W601
    Wheeling, WV 26003
    (304) 234-8702 (Office)
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