Dr. Myrwood Besozzi, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 76

1940 Alcoa Hwy Ste E310
Knoxville, TN 37920
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Dr. Besozzi's Experience

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Dr. Besozzi's Specialties

  • Cardiology

Procedures Dr. Besozzi Performs

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
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University Of Cardiology
University Of Cardiology
1940 Alcoa Hwy Ste E310
Knoxville, TN 37920
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    Dr. Besozzi's Experience

    Specialties

    • Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Internal Medicine
    • Nuclear Medicine
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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)
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
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    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • 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. Besozzi

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Tennessee.
    • 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

    University Of Miami School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1970

    Residency Hospital

    Jackson Mem Hosp/Jackson Health
    University Of Mi Hosps and Health Ctrs
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Besozzi & Staff

    • English
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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Besozzi accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Golden Rule
    • Humana
    • UnitedHealthCare
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    Office Locations

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    University Of Cardiology
    1940 Alcoa Hwy Ste E310
    Knoxville, TN 37920
    (865) 544-2800 (Office)
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    How was your experience with Dr. Besozzi?
    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Besozzi to family and friends*
    Tell us about your experience with Dr. Besozzi
    Tell us about the office & staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Tell us about Dr. Besozzi
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Tell us about yourself How's this used?
    Your gender:
       
    Your age group:
    18 – 24 years old
    Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years:
    0 visits
    Display Name:
    City, State:
    Email: *
    How would you like to verify your survey? *
     
    Standard text messaging and data rates may apply.

    Submit Survey

    We will be sending you a link to verify your survey.

    * Required

    By submitting your survey, you agree to the terms and conditions of Healthgrades User Agreement, Editorial Policy, and Privacy Policy, and acknowledge you or a family member has been a patient of the provider.