Dr. Ernesto Africano, MD
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Cardiology | Male

Ernesto Africano MD & Assoc 344 University Blvd W Ste 211 Silver Spring, MD 20901 Get Directions

Biography

Dr. Ernesto Africano, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Silver Spring, MD. He is 69 years old and has been practicing for 42 years. Dr. Africano is affiliated with Adventist Healthcare Washington Adventist Hospital.

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  • Time well spent
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  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
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  •  Specializes in Cardiology
  •  Board certified in Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine
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  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Conditions Treated

  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Syncope
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

Education

  • Medical School
    Howard University College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1975

  • Internship Hospital
    Mercy Hospital

    Completed in 1976

  • Residency Hospital
    Howard University Hospital

    Completed in 1980

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Howard University Hospital

    Completed in 1982

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)