Dr. John Wurtzbacher, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 66

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

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Dr. Wurtzbacher's Specialties

  • Cardiology

Procedures Dr. Wurtzbacher Performs

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
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Wheeling Hospital
1 Medical Park
Wheeling, WV 26003
East Ohio Regional Hospital
90 N 4th St
Martins Ferry, OH 43935

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

    Specialties

    • Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • 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
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Thoracentesis
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
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    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Atrial Flutter
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
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    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
    • Vascular 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
    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

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Wheeling Hospital

    • Barnesville Hospital

    • Ohio Valley Medical Center

    • Wetzel County Hospital

    • East Ohio Regional Hospital

    • Reynolds Memorial Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

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    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wurtzbacher to family and friends

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    Dr. Wurtzbacher's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.8 out of 5

    5 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    4 responses

    Experience with Dr. Wurtzbacher

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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