Dr. Arnoldo Ghitis, MD

Dr. Arnoldo Ghitis, MD

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Interventional Cardiology  ·  
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61 y/o
(72)

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Dr. Arnoldo Ghitis, MD is an interventional cardiology specialist in Plantation, FL and has been practicing for 28 years. He specializes in interventional cardiology, cardiology, and more.Read his story

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No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Ghitis' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Heart Murmur
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ghitis treats Heart Murmur more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ghitis treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Chest Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ghitis treats Chest Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ghitis treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ghitis treats Heart Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ghitis treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ghitis' conditions and procedures:

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electrocardiogram
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bradycardia
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Coronary Interventional Procedures
  • Coumadin® Management
  • CT Scan (Computed Tomography)
  • Diet Counseling
  • Dobutamine Stress Echocardiography
  • Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
  • Echocardiography
  • Edema
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Endocarditis
  • Exercise Counseling
  • Fall
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Impella Device
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Myocarditis
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Obesity
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Surgery
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Syncope
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Ultrasound, Abdominal Aortic
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

About Me

The primary care physicians and cardiologists of Heart and Health Institute bring comprehensive medical care to the Broward County community. Whether it's family care, cardiology, internal medicine, pulmonology, sleep medicine or diagnostic and laboratory testing, we are here to provide compassionate, caring and convenient services to you and your family.

Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

Education

1992
University of Oklahoma
1991
University Of Missouri Hospital And Clinics
Fellowship Hospital
1989
Barnes Jewish Hospital
Residency Hospital
1987
St. Luke S Hospital
Internship Hospital
1982
Universidad Del Valle, Cali, Division De Ciencias De La Salud
Medical School
1992
1991
1989
1987
1982

Languages

  • Hebrew
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Ghitis' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ghitis

4.8

Based on 72 reviews

5 Stars
90.27777777777777%
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4 Stars
5.555555555555555%
(4)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
1.3888888888888888%
(1)
1 Star
2.7777777777777777%
(2)

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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Has been my cardiovascular Doctor foe over 30 years. Excellent Doctor! I had a heart attack 1 year ago. Dr. Ghitis happened to be in the emergency operating room, and saved my life.
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Great professional, dedicated and specially good finding the right treatment for you
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excellent
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very caring and knowledgeable.
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Very kind!
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Dr. Ghitis is one of the most delightful doctors I have ever met. He doesn't ever just say what yo7u want to hear, he's very straight forward but has a sense of humor too. His staff is awesome and very helpful as well
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everything went well and on time . staff was wonderful and very helpful.
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Great first visit. The Dr. was real informational.
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2nd time here in 2 years. Always feel like I am in good hands. Staff is friendly, thorough and comforting. Cant say enoughabout Dr Ghitis's 'bedside manner'!
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Dr. Ghitis is extremely professional and empathetic. He truly listens to his patients. I would highly recommend him to all of my family and friends.
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Office is always professional and friendly. Dr. Ghitis explains all findings in detail. Have recommended this office to friends and family.
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Dr Ghitis was very helpful answered all my concerns
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This was my first visit to see Dr. Ghitis. He was very pleasant and professional. He was very thorough and clearly interested in my long term cardiac health. Very comfortable that I am under his care.
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Dr Ghitis is very proffessional, pleasant, thorough & caring
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wonderful and caring sincere
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This was my 1st visit to Dr Ghitis,I found him very knowledgeable & comforting.He spent enough time with me to listen & understand my past medical history.
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The doctor was great as well as the staff I will totally recommend him
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Dr. Ghitis was attentive to my concerns with my exhaustion and helped work towards a plan to resolve my issues.
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Dr.Ghitis has been very attentive, compassionate. Would highly recommend.
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Dr. Ghitis gives a very good environment for healthy appointments and easy talking without a hurry.
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