Dr. Bernice Jackson, MD

Dr. Bernice Jackson, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Bernice Jackson, MD is a cardiology specialist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1983 and specializes in cardiology.

1160 Varnum St NE Ste 314

Washington, DC 20017

Contact Information

(202) 269-9249

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Autonomic Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
more than 91% of peers
Hypertensive Heart Disease
very high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Jackson'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

  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

44  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • 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)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • 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
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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14  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Tougaloo College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Howard University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Howard University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Episcopal Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Howard University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Regional Top Doctor, 2007
  • Americas Top Cardiologists, 2007
  • Americas Top Cardiologists, 2006
Media & Publications

Dr. Jackson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jackson's Reviews

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jackson to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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

Dr. Jackson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    FAIR
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

This is the absolute WORST experience I have ever had at a doctor's office. I initially went to Dr. Jackson because my blood pressure was extremely high and my primary care physician told me to make an appointment with a cardiologist ASAP. I arrived at the appointment a few minutes late. I sat in...more
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