Dr. Joseph R. Cava, MD

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Specializes in Pediatric Cardiology • Male • Age 54

9000 W Wisconsin Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53226
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Dr. Cava's Experience

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Dr. Cava's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Cava Performs

  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest

Conditions Dr. Cava Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
9000 West Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53226

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Cava

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
9000 W Wisconsin Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53226
Childrens Hospital New Berlin
Childrens Hospital New Berlin
4855 S Moorland Rd Suite 200
New Berlin, WI 53151
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    Dr. Cava's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Pediatric Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Pediatric Cardiology, 2007
    • Pediatrics, 2004
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    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
    2
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Hypertension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Takayasu's Arteritis
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Cava

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Wisconsin.
    • 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

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1994

    Internship Hospital

    Chldns Hospital Wis
    Complete in 1995

    Residency Hospital

    Chldns Hospital Wis
    Complete in 1997

    Fellowship Hospital

    Hope Chldns Hospital
    Complete in 2000
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Cava & Staff

    • English
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Cava's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Children's Hospital of Wisconsin

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Cava

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cava to family and friends

    2 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Cava's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    2 responses
    same as
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    2 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    2 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 2 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Cava
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    2 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    2 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    2 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    2 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Cava accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    • United Healthcare
    • Wisconsin Physicians Service
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    Office Locations

    A
    9000 W Wisconsin Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53226
    (414) 266-2380 (Office)
    B
    Childrens Hospital New Berlin
    4855 S Moorland Rd Suite 200
    New Berlin, WI 53151
    (262) 432-7702 (Office)
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