Dr. Barry Weckesser, MD

Dr. Barry Weckesser, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 75
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Dr. Barry Weckesser, MD is a cardiology specialist in Venice, FL and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from University Of Florida in 1967 and specializes in cardiology.

1370 E Venice Ave Ste 102

Venice, FL 34285

Contact Information

(941) 412-0026

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 12 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Carotid Artery Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Mitral Valve Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Weckesser'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Weckesser "Our vision is to consistently exceed a patient's expectations in our comprehensive health care facility dedicated to the diagnosis, intervention and treatment of cardiovascular disease. We provide compassionate care to patients with an unwavering commitment to excellence."

1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

42  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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14  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • University Of Florida
    Medical School | Graduated 1967
  • Union Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Union Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • American College Of Cardiology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • U MD Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Board Certifide Internal Medicine University Of Florida
    Other Education | Completed 1975
  • Reg Qualification Granted By English Conjoint Board
    Other Education | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Weckesser has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Weckesser's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Weckesser to family and friends
16 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Weckesser's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I would NEVER recommend Dr. Weckesser! He ordered a serious procedure, an arteriogram of the kidneys, which after the procedure Dr. Weckesser?s staff discovered this procedure was meant for ANOTHER patient whose report was filed in my medical records. When he found out, he stated it had happened...more
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