Dr. Douglas Pitts, MD

Dr. Douglas Pitts, MD

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Age 65
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Dr. Douglas Pitts, MD is a cardiology specialist in Avon, IN and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in cardiology, advanced heart failure & transplant cardiology, and more.

5250 E US Highway 36 Ste 655

Avon, IN 46123

Contact Information

(317) 415-5300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 22 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 95% of peers
Vascular Disease
very high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Pitts'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.

3  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Adult Cardiology
  • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

53  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • 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 Tumors, Malignant
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • 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 Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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10  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

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

  • Indiana University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Methodist Hosp of Indianapolis
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Methodist Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Methodist Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pitts has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pitts' Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pitts to family and friends
11 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Pitts' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Pitts gave my husband care in the ICU at St. Vincents through Mar/Apr. He was incredibly wonderful - I just felt calm when he'd walk into the room. He was kind, gentle, encouraging but honest - always hopeful. When he'd leave, my husband and I would both feel better. He never gave up hope. Bill...more
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He is not a good cardiologist. He could never hear my heart condition but thankfully another cardiologist could hear how bad my heart was and I received a heart transplant. Dr Pitts doesn't take anytime with his patients and won't answer their questions. His social worker lied to him about what...more
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