Dr. Anne Safko, MD

Dr. Anne Safko, MD

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Cardiology  ·  
Female  ·  
62 y/o
(12)

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Dr. Anne Safko, MD is a cardiology specialist in Falls Church, VA and has been practicing for 30 years. She specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

Virginia Heart

2901 Telestar Ct Ste 200

Falls Church, VA 22042
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Safko performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Chest Pain
very high
more than 95% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 95% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Safko's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

34  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • 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
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis

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7  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Georgetown University
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Veterans Affairs Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Georgetown University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Georgetown University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Safko has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Safko does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Safko and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Safko's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Safko to family and friends
12 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Safko's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Last week I had a pacemaker implant. Unfortunately immediately afterward problems arose and I was readmitted to INOVA Loudoun Hospital. Dr. Sofko, of Virginia Heart, was the attending cardiologist. She was caring, concerned, informative, and above all, very professional. She was very detailed...more
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