Dr. Edwin Heist, MD

Dr. Edwin Heist, MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology  ·  
Male  ·  
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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Top Care Areas

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Atrial Flutter
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cardioversion, Elective
very high
more than 98% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

47  Conditions Treated

  • 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
  • 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 Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • 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 Massachusetts.

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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Heist has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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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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What People Say About Dr. Edwin Heist, MD
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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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Apr 28, 2018
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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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suzanne in Dedham, MA – Jan 10, 2017
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