Dr. Bengt Herweg, MD

Dr. Bengt Herweg, MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology  ·  
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Age 56
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Dr. Bengt Herweg, MD is a clinical cardiac electrophysiologist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Universitaetsklinikum Essen, Universitaet Duisburg-Essen, Medizinische Fakultaet Der Universitaet Duisburg-Essen in 1988 and specializes in clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

2 Tampa General Cir

Tampa, FL 33606

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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

Treatment Frequency
Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Herweg performs Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Herweg performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation
  • Complex Atrial Fibrillation (AF) Ablation
  • Minimally-Invasive Atrial Fibrillation Ablation
  • Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation
Cardiac Electrophysiology
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Herweg performs Cardiac Electrophysiology more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Herweg performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Heart Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Herweg performs Heart Surgery more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Herweg performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Herweg's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Autonomic Disorders
Benign Tumor
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
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)
Coarctation of the Aorta
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Ebstein's Anomaly
Electrophysiological Study
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Heart Surgery
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Marfan Syndrome
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Septal Defect
Syncope
Tetralogy of Fallot
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure

About Me

Biography

Dr. Bengt Herweg, MD is a clinical cardiac electrophysiologist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Universitaetsklinikum Essen, Universitaet Duisburg-Essen, Medizinische Fakultaet Der Universitaet Duisburg-Essen in 1988 and specializes in clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

Specialties

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Education

  • Beth Israel Med Center
    Residency Hospital
  • A Einstein College M Yeshiva University
    Residency Hospital
  • 1988
    Universitaetsklinikum Essen, Universitaet Duisburg-Essen, Medizinische Fakultaet Der Universitaet Duisburg-Essen
    Medical School
    1988

Languages

  • German
  • English

Awards

Dr. Herweg's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Herweg

4.1

Based on 25 reviews

5 Stars
76%
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
4%
(1)
1 Star
20%
(5)

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Dr. Herweg is arrogant. I want a confident doctor to go into my heart and zap it back into rhythm -- but not an arrogant jerk with a God complex. He does not spend time with patients, is impatient and dismissive. Well, Dude, you are going into my heart! Don't you think you owe me some...Read More
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Dr. Herweg is a very talented doctor. He cured my husband of A fib and 3 of our friends. We can't recommend him enough. David & Leslie S
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Dr. Herweg consistently serves as a model of what to expect from an exceptional clinician. He is focused and attentive; remembers nuances about medical history; takes the time to explain options and ensure that the patient really understands. And his surgical work has exceeded my expectations.
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Not impressed at all. Not helpful, didn't respond to my questions or concerns. Will definitely be looking for another doctor. Made it seem like I was going to die tomorrow if I didn't have surgery, then in the same breath said it would be 2-3 months before he could do anything... WTH??
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Dr Herweg is the definition of excellence. He's so knowledeablge and meticulous when it comes to the care of his patients. If you're ever lucky enough to have him as your doctor, he's not the typical "sit down and sugar coat things" guy. He is very short and to the point. It isn't for lack or...Read More
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