Dr. Edwin Whitney, MD

Dr. Edwin Whitney, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
Dr. Edwin Whitney, MD is a cardiology specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med in 1978 and specializes in cardiology and internal medicine.

1933 NE Loop 410

San Antonio, TX 78217

Contact Information

(210) 804-6000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Whitney'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.

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

43  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • 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)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease


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11  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Brooke Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Wilford Hall Med Center Aetc
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Whitney has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Whitney's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Whitney to family and friends
25 total reviews (15 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Whitney's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (15)

I have been seeing Dr. Whitney for approximately 20 years and am as pleased with his knowledge and professional approach as in the very beginning. He suggests only tests he thinks might be helpful in determining a protocol. He is conservative when making changes and always listens to the patient. ...more
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Dr. Whitney is a very personable doctor who really cares about his. patients. He provides the top care and guidance; he orders the proper medications and tests to ensure best results. He answers all questions and concerns, and is available when needed.
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I recently had a scheduled appointment with Dr. Whitney. It was a standard follow up as he has been my cardiologist for several years. He saw me at my scheduled appointment time, we covered my lab results, and he performed a standard office visit review and assessment of my heart. He is a very...more
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I heard about DR. Eli Whitney from a senior couple that live in New Braunfels.. They were very happy to have him as a cardiologist.. I have been very satisfied with his care, If I call in with a question, he has always returned my call before he leaves his office in the evening.. I would...more
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I am impressed that with all a doctor has to do he takes time to work with local schools, making a difference in attitudes and performances.
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