Dr. Charles Jost, MD

Dr. Charles Jost, MD

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Interventional Cardiology  |  
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64 y/o
(41)

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Dr. Charles Jost, MD is an interventional cardiology specialist in Mesa, AZ and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Geneva in 1985 and specializes in interventional cardiology.

Southwest Cardiovascular Associates

140 S Power Rd

Mesa, AZ 85206
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Accepted insurance

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Ameriben
  • American Republic
  • AmeriPlan
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • Arizona PHCS
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Bashas Benefit Trust
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bridgeway Health Solutions
  • Care 1st Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vascular Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Jost'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.

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Jost "We are dedicated to providing the most comprehensive, dynamic & compassionate cardiovascular care, while still remaining committed to being cost effective, by equipping our office with state of the art equipment and methods and being integrally involved in cutting edge research, development and patient education. We want to care for you and help you achieve your health objectives. Our doctors, nurse practioner and office staff are committed to your care. Each member of our staff knows that they can make a difference in for you and that they are responsible for helping you connect to the knowledge that will put you at ease and in control of your healthcare decision making. We recognize that each patient is different and we endeavor to put in place first class resources, and create an atmosphere respectful of your individual needs. We are always striving to improve our knowledge so that we can better serve you. You are not just our patient, you are our priority."

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Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Immune Deficiency, Familial Variable
  • Malignant Obstructive Biliary Disease
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuropathy, Hereditary Sensory, Type I
  • Septal Defect
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • T-Wave Alternans
  • Vascular Disease
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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

  • University Of Geneva-Masters Of Science
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978
  • University Of Geneva
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Suny-State University Of New York
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Univ. Of Geneva-Hopitaux Universitaire
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Albert Einstein-Montifiore Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • University Of Texas-Sw Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Of Toronto-The General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Univeristy Of Tennessee-Ass. Professor
    Other Education | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Ursula Banks Cardiology Fellows Award, Excellence Presentation, 1994
  • Consultant , Unrestricted Grant, Johnson and Johnson and Cordis Corporation, USA with European consulting position, 1998
  • Intern of the Year, 1986
  • Reviewer, Journal of Cardiac Catheterization and Cardiovascular Diagnosis, 1995-2000
Media & Publications
  • Acute Blood Loss and Shock. (Book Chapter), 1994
  • Paromysmal Autonomic Syncope. (Chapter), 1994
  • Angioplasty of Two Sub-Occlusive Lesions in a Heart Transplant Patient Using a Single Lo Profile Rapid Exchange Balloon Catheter with Anti-Creeping Effect., 1994
  • Are Current Stents MRI Safe?, 1998
  • Thoracoscopic Maze Procedure is Effective Treatment for Atrial Fibrillation, 2005
  • Role of Transesophageal Echocardiography in the Clinical Management of a Patient with a Giant Coronary Aneurysm., 1997
  • Combined Thrombolytic Therapy for Prosthetic Mitral Valve Thrombosis., 1993
  • Stenting in Europe. What can we learn? Development of a Stent Classification System Based on a Survey of European Clinical Experience, 1998
  • Effects of Cooler Temperature Dialysate in Hemodynamic Stability in Problem Dialysate Patients., 1993
  • www.swcva.com,

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dignity Health - Mercy Gilbert Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence

Hospital Quality Award

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Dr. Jost's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jost to family and friends
4.2
based on 41 total reviews (14 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (41)

  • 5
    (31)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Jost's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

in Gilbert, AZ
I HAVE AREADY RECOMMEDED THIS WONDERFUL DR. TO DEAR FRIENDS. DR. JOST HAVE HELP ME SO VERY MUCH, HE AND HIS STAFF GIVE PATIENTS WONDERFUL CARE, I FEEL SUCH TRUST WITH HIM, AND HIS CAREING STAFF. I AM THANKFUL FOR THEM ALL .
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in Mesa, AZ
My father was treat by Dr. Jost at Mountain Vista he was assume answered our question and gave us hope on other procedures?. We will never take him back to Mountain Vista the nursing staff was awful but happy to here he works with other hospitals. Thank you again for taking good care if our...more
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in Queen Creek, AZ
Dr. Jost was very professional and we feel like we are in the best possible hands for our care. His accent is thick but you can tell he cares about his patients and knows what he is doing! His staff was absolutely top notch.
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in Mesa, AZ
I was thoroughly impressed with my experience at South West Cardiovascular. The staff was warm and professional and Dr. Jost is extremely experienced and good at what he does. I would recommend his services to others.
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in Gilbert, AZ
Dr. Jost's bedside manner was the best I'd ever experienced, he is truly the best doctor in mesa! The staff were timely and the rooms were clean. The only bad thing was the water fountain not working!
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