Dr. Fania Samuels, MD

Dr. Fania Samuels, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Female  ·  
56 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Fania Samuels, MD is a cardiology specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 23 years. She specializes in cardiology and preventive cardiology.Read her story

Aria Diagnostic Cardiology

10160 Bustleton Ave Ste A

Philadelphia, PA 19116
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Chest Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 98% of peers
Aortic Valve Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Samuels'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.

Dr. Samuels' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Samuels "Board certified in cardiovascular medicine, Fania Samuels, MD, FACC specializes in general cardiology as well as in the diagnosis and treatment of heart-rhythm conditions (arrhythmias). Among her areas of concentration, Dr. Samuels has a special interest in the use of anti-arrhythmia drugs and follow-up of cardiac pacing devices and defibrillators. A fellow of the American College of Cardiology, Dr. Samuels has participated in research trials of new cardiac drugs and devices, including pacemakers and defibrillators."

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Preventive Cardiology

1  Board Certifications

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

52  Conditions Treated

  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Block
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenital Mitral Malformation
  • Congenital Mitral Stenosis
  • Congenital Septal Defect
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Paroxysmal Atrial Tachycardia
  • Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Septal Defect
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • Tachycardia
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Unstable Angina
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventricular Fibrillation


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8  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University of Rochester
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • Drexel University College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Hahnemann University Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Hahnemann University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Hahnemann University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Samuels has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Samuels' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Samuels to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Samuels' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Samuels may be a good doctor, but i would not know. The resident preformed my procedure, and botched it. Collasped my lung and got a staph infection. Had to go through it all over again. But not by (Her)..!!
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