Dr. Craig Hostig, MD

Dr. Craig Hostig, MD

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58 y/o
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Dr. Craig Hostig, MD is a cardiology specialist in Margate, FL and has been practicing for 28 years. He specializes in cardiology and internal medicine.Read his story

Heart Group of South Florida

5901 Colonial Dr Ste 302

Margate, FL 33063
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Dimension Health
  • Humana
  • Magellan Health Services
  • Medica
  • MultiPlan
  • Prime Health Services
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Chest Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Mitral Valve Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Hostig'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. Hostig's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hostig "Dr. Craig Hostig, M.D., has been in practice for 28 years and is a Cardiologist and Internal Medicine Physician on staff at Northwest Medical Center.Dr. Hosting completed his medical school training at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, followed by his residency and fellowship at Cornell Cooperating Hospital on the campus of North Shore University.As a Cardiologist and Internal Medicine Physician, Dr. Hostig treats conditions and performs procedures related to cardiology and internal medicine, including: Stress Tests, Carotid Ultrasounds, Transesophageal Echocardiography, Echo Stress Test, Atrial Fibrillation, Peripheral Vascular Disease, Ekg (Electrocardiogram), Pacemaker Implantation and Coronary Artery Disease.Dr. Hostig is board certified in Cardiology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Hostig's primary office is located at the Heart and Health Institute in Margate, Florida."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hostig "You, the patient, are the most important person to our practice. We are committed to providing the best possible medical care. Excellence is our goal. We have worked to provide a full range of service and have highly trained and knowledgeable staff who have been together for some ten years plus. We look forward to being part of your medical team."

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

3  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*

59  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerotic Coronary Stenosis
  • 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)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • 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
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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19  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 Maryland
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • North Shore University Hospital Cornell University Med College
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • North Shore University Hospital Cornell University Med College
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • North Shore University Hospital Cornell University Med College
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hostig has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hostig's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hostig to family and friends
21 total reviews (15 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

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

Dr. Hostig'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (15)

Dr. Hostig is amazing! He immediately made me feel comfortable. He truly cares about his patients. His is easy to talk to and he actually returns calls!
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Given the circumstances of my husband's condition, we found Dr. Hostig to be extremely attentive to detail and exhibits sincere concern for his patients and their families. The staff was equally accommodating. We are very pleased at our selection of Dr. Hostig to handle some very delicate...more
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Very poor experience and missed diagnosis after repeated visits. Do not recommend.
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Dr Hostig is kind and compassionate. Additionally, he listens to his patients without rushing them and is armed with vast knowledge and experience. My aging parents have been long time patients and now I am also under his care. Not many doctors cater to elderly and middle-age patients with such...more
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DR. HOSTIG IS TERRIFIC! HE IS THE BEST DIAGNOSTICIAN THERE IS! He found that my husband had a leaky valve he had been walking around with for a long time. Without Dr. Hostigs expertise and rapid response I am not sure that my husband would be around today! He is a very compassionate and thorough...more
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