Dr. Eric Krivitsky, MD

Dr. Eric Krivitsky, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 38
Dr. Eric Krivitsky, MD is a cardiology specialist in Takoma Park, MD and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 2006 and specializes in cardiology.

7901 Maple Ave

Takoma Park, MD 20912

Contact Information

(301) 891-7000

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth

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Top Care Areas

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Atrial Fibrillation
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

3  Board Certifications

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

45  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • 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)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • 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
  • 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
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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16  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Emory University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2007
  • University Of Georgia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Emory Univerity, School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Emory University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Indiana University / School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Krivitsky has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Krivitsky's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Krivitsky to family and friends
5 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Krivitsky'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 (3)

Dr. Krivitsky was highly recommended to me. I was recently diagnosed with a bad node and needed a pacemaker. Dr. Krivitsky made me feel very comfortable and explained the procedure to me very clearly and answered all questions I had. Everything went well and I am very thankful he was recommended to...more
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Had an ablation approx 3 mo ago and had a wonderful experience with Dr. Krivitsky and Washington Adventist. He was very through in explaining everything and didn't have any complications/issues with my procedure. Would definitely recommend him to friends and family!
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Caused major trauma to my chest area when he put a new pacemaker on the left side of my chest.. Six month after surgery my neck and chest area was swollen the size of baseball. When I ask why this was so large I was told it looked better than others had been seen. Waited over 45 min to see him...more
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