Dr. Bengt Herweg, MD

Dr. Bengt Herweg, MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology  ·  
Male  ·  
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

Contact Information

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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Top Care Areas

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

Cardiac Electrophysiology
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
very high
more than 98% of peers
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Herweg'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.

1  Specialties

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

2  Board Certifications

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

56  Conditions Treated

  • 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
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • 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
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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21  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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Herweg has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Herweg's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Herweg to family and friends
25 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Herweg'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

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...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...more
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