Dr. Byron Haitas, MD

Dr. Byron Haitas, MD

Save
Interventional Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
65 y/o
(17)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Byron Haitas, MD is an interventional cardiology specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University of the Witwatersrand in 1977 and specializes in interventional cardiology and cardiology.

Centennial Heart

2400 Patterson St Ste 502

Nashville, TN 37203
Get Directions

Accepted insurance

  • 1st Medical Network
  • AARP
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Alliant Health Plans
  • American General
  • American International Group (AIG)
  • AmeriChoice
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring

Learn about Dr. Haitas

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas

new

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

Cardiomyopathy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Haitas'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.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

2

Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiology
3

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
55

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • 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)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Septal Defect
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

More

Read More
35

Procedures

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Angiography
  • Angioplasty
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Brachytherapy
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Stenting
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Nuclear Cardiolites
  • Nuclear Medicine Study
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pacemaker Monitoring
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

More

Read More

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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 the Witwatersrand
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Johannesburg Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Johannesburg Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Vanderbilt University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Haitas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Haitas does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Haitas and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Haitas' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Haitas to family and friends
4.5
based on 17 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Haitas' 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 (3)

in Manchester, TN |
I had three appointments with Dr. Haitas and I waited over an hour each time. On my last visit I left before seeing him. He may be a good physician but, I found him to come across as rather rude and indifferent. i would not recommend him. I have since found another Cardiologist.
Flag this
Was this helpful?
in McMinnville, TN |
I had 2 stents placed in my artery.The doctor cleaned an old stent but did not remove the plaque from my artery That afternoon I was having a stroke My son asked what was wrong with me and the doctor said it was the medicine.The next day he called my son and said I had a setback I had a stroke.I...more
Flag this
Was this helpful?
in Shelbyville, TN |
He is a wonderful doctor and seems to be respected by everyone. He has helped my husband and myself tremendously. I wouldn't won't to go to anyone else.
Flag this
Was this helpful?

Are you Dr. Haitas?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Visit Dr. Haitas

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Haitas accepts 33 insurance carriers
  • 1st Medical Network
  • AARP
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
    Choice PPO
  • Alliant Health Plans
  • American General
  • American International Group (AIG)
  • AmeriChoice
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card
    Network C
    Network P
    Network S
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Flexcare
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna HMO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
    Choice Care
  • Medicaid
  • Medicaid of Kentucky
  • Medicaid of Tennessee
    Tenncare
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • NovaNet
  • One Health
    One Health HMO
    One Health POS
    One Health PPO
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • PHCS
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Signature Health Alliance
  • Tricare
    Prime
    Standard
    Tricare South
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
    United Healthcare HMO
    United Healthcare POS
    United Healthcare PPO
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Haitas has admitting privileges

Tristar Centennial Medical Center
2300 Patterson St
Nashville, TN 37203
View Hospital Profile
Tristar Ashland City Medical Center
313 N Main St
Ashland City, TN 37015
View Hospital Profile

More Interventional Cardiology Specialists like Dr. Haitas at Centennial Heart

Interventional Cardiology Specialist
(12)
Interventional Cardiology Specialist
(18)
Interventional Cardiology Specialist
(38)
Cardiology Specialist
(15)
Cardiology Specialist
(43)
Interventional Cardiology Specialist
(23)