Dr. Michael J. Gitter, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 57

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Hospital Quality

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Froedtert Health - Froedtert Hospital
9200 W Wisconsin Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53226

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FROEDTERT AND MEDICAL COLLEGE OF WISCONSIN
9200 W Wisconsin Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53226
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    Dr. Gitter's Experience

    Specialties

    • Cardiology
    • Cardiovascular & Metabolic Diseases
    • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases
    • Nuclear Cardiology
    • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology
    • Adult Cardiology
    • Clinical Cardiology
    • Preventive Cardiology
    • Geriatric Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease
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    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Dobutamine Stress Echocardiography
    • Echocardiogram Interpretation
    • Echocardiography
    • Stress Echocardiogram
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
    • Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)
    • Transthoracic Echocardiography (TTE)
    • Treadmill Stress Test
    2
    • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Stenosis
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Atrial Flutter
    • 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 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
    • Mitral Valve Disease
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    • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
    • Mitral Valve Stenosis
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Edema
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Thrombosis
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
    • Vascular Disease
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    • 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

    Univ Of Wi Med Sch
    Graduated in 1987

    Internship Hospital

    Hennepin/ U of MN HCMC

    Residency Hospital

    Hennepin Cnty Med Ctr
    Complete in 1993

    Fellowship Hospital

    Mayo Clin Sch of Med
    Complete in 1994
    Mayo Clin-Mayo Med Sch
    Complete in 1993

    Undergraduate Schools

    Univ WI-Madison
    Graduated in 1982
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Gitter & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Gitter's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    5.0
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    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gitter to family and friends

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    Dr. Gitter's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.6 out of 5

    5 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.6 out of 5

    5 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    4 responses

    Experience with Dr. Gitter

    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

    5 responses

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    Office Locations

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    FROEDTERT AND MEDICAL COLLEGE OF WISCONSIN
    9200 W Wisconsin Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53226
    (414) 955-5006 (Office)
    (414) 955-6203 (Fax)
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