Dr. Christos Pitarys II, MD

Dr. Christos Pitarys II, MD

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59 y/o
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Dr. Christos Pitarys II, MD is a cardiology specialist in Hudson, FL and has been practicing for 28 years. He specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.Read his story

West Florida Cardiology Consultants

14100 Fivay Rd Ste 110

Hudson, FL 34667
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid

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Top Care Areas

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

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

Dr. Pitarys II'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.

Dr. Pitarys II' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Pitarys II "Dr. Christos Pitarys is board certified in Internal Medicine (1987) and Cardiovascular Disease (1989). He studied at Dartmouth Medical School (1984) and Case Western Reserve University (1985 - 1987). Dr. Pitrays completed Residency and Internship at Vanderbilt University and has been in private practice since 1990. Dr.Pitrys has been appointed to Director Cardiac Cath Lab Community Hospital 1992-1998, Medical Director of Harborside Health Care, and Chief of Medicine Community Hospital, New Port Richey 2001 - 2003. Dr.Pitarys has memberships at Pasco Medical Society, Florida Medical Association, American Medical Association, American College of Physicians, and American College of Cardiology."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pitarys II "At West Florida Cardiology Consultants, we?ve been helping our patients in the Sunshine State keep their hearts healthy for the past 3 decades. We specialize in general and interventional cardiology, but our doctors have board-certification in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, vascular medicine nuclear cardiology, peripheral vessel ultrasound,and echocardiography.WE also manage and monitor pacemakers anddefibrillators"

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

60  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • 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)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Obesity
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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24  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

  • University of New Hampshire
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • Dartmouth College
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Case Western Reserve U Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Case West Res Univ Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Vanderbilt University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pitarys II has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Greek
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pitarys II' Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pitarys II to family and friends
30 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (23)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Pitarys II' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

This guy is terribly rude, condescending and not thorough in his follow through. Whether you get him on the phone or see him in person, he either tries to avoid you or keeps the conversation brief (under 30 seconds). My father was in Bayonet Pt Hospital for CHF and Dr. Pitarys was the attending...more
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I was very pleased with the care i received and the staff was fabulous.
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No doctor I would trust more with my family and friends more. He took the time to explain testing , health conditions, procedures needed and effects of medications. Office staff is caring and happy environment.
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He was extremely rude when questioned about the type of treatment he was giving a heart patient! Doesn't he understand it's a heart patient that he was upsetting by his rudeness! Dr. Pitarys' office is rude, too. Even the office system is terrible. They don't call back if you have a test done...more
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Doc has compassion and saved my life. I was scared and ready to walk out of the cath lab - his manner made me stay. Thank you for a second chance at life - I did not know if I would of walked out I would of not walked back in alive. I was very scared of being killed like my sister was having this...more
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