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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 63

400 Health Park Blvd
Saint Augustine, FL 32086
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Flagler Hospital
400 Health Park Blvd
Saint Augustine, FL 32086

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400 Health Park Blvd
Saint Augustine, FL 32086
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    Dr. Platko Jr.'s Experience

    Specialties

    • Cardiology
    • Interventional Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Internal Medicine
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    • 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
    • Impella Device
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Thoracentesis
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
    • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
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    • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Secondary Hypertension
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University
    Graduated in 1982

    Internship Hospital

    Mercy Hospital
    Complete in 1983

    Residency Hospital

    Mercy Hospital
    Complete in 1985

    Fellowship Hospital

    Cleveland Clinic
    Complete in 1989
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Platko Jr. & Staff

    • English
    • French
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Platko Jr.'s Hospital Quality

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Dr. Platko Jr.'s Office & Staff

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    4.4 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.4 out of 5

    10 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.2 out of 5

    10 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Platko Jr.

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    4.1 out of 5

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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

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    Is Dr. Platko Jr. accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    • HealthPartners
    • Humana
    • Kaiser Permanente
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Medicaid
    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Medicare
    • Medico
    • MultiPlan
    • Mutual of Omaha
    • MVP Health Care
    • POMCO Group
    • Principal Life
    • Tricare
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • UPMC Health Plan
    • WellCare
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    Office Locations

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    400 Health Park Blvd
    Saint Augustine, FL 32086
    (904) 825-2737 (Office)
    (904) 825-2303 (Fax)
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