Dr. Edwin Heist, MD

Dr. Edwin Heist, MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology  ·  
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Age 50
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Dr. Edwin Heist, MD is a clinical cardiac electrophysiologist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Stanford Univ Sch Of Med in 1994 and specializes in clinical cardiac electrophysiology and cardiology.

55 Fruit St

Boston, MA 02114

Contact Information

(617) 573-3957

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Heist's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Atrial Flutter
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Heist treats Atrial Flutter more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Heist treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Arrhythmias
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Heist treats Arrhythmias more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Heist treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Familial Atrial Fibrillation
  • Multifocal Premature Beats
  • Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Ventricular Fibrillation, Idiopathic
  • Ventricular Fibrillation, Paroxysmal
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Heist treats Heart Disease more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Heist treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Heist's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioversion, Elective
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Electrophysiological Study
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
Heart Surgery
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Limb Swelling
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Septal Defect
Syncope
Thrombolysis
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Edwin Heist, MD is a clinical cardiac electrophysiologist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Stanford Univ Sch Of Med in 1994 and specializes in clinical cardiac electrophysiology and cardiology.

Specialties

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Education

  • 2003
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    2003
  • 2000
    University Of California-San Francisco
    Residency Hospital
    2000
  • 1999
    University Of California-San Francisco
    Internship Hospital
    1999
  • 1994
    Stanford Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    1994

Awards

Dr. Heist's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Heist

4.3

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
75%
(9)
4 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(1)
1 Star
8.333333333333334%
(1)

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Dr. Heist performed an ablation on me for WPW approximately 10 years ago. I found him to be extremely competent and thorough in explaining to me the condition and resulting procedure. I had no problem making appointments and the staff was very professional. I particularly appreciated the care...Read More
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Took my friend in to an appointment to discuss his cardiac symptoms. Dr Heist discussed the results. Didn't leave us with a sense of any urgency to get problems under control. No follow up and impossible to reach. My friend called and emailed several times a week; he had some serious questions ...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

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