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Dr. Francisco Cardona, MD

Dr. Francisco Cardona, MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology ·  Male · Age 49


Dr. Francisco Cardona, MD is a clinical cardiac electrophysiologist in St Petersburg, FL and has been practicing for 18 years. He specializes in clinical cardiac electrophysiology, cardiology, and more.


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1 malpractice claim Found
  • Settlement (11/6/2014)View details
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Dr. Cardona's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Syncope
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cardona treats Syncope more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Cardona treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Syncope, Familial Neurocardiogenic
Atrial Flutter
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cardona treats Atrial Flutter more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Cardona treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Atrial Fibrillation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cardona treats Atrial Fibrillation more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Cardona treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Atrial Fibrillation

Dr. Cardona's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation
  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrioventricular Block
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Autonomic Dysreflexia
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Complete Heart Block
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cryoablation
  • Defibrillator Implantation
  • Ebstein's Anomaly
  • Electrophysiological Study
  • Electrophysiology
  • Emergency Cardioversion
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Left Bundle Branch Block
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Long QT Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mobitz, Type 2, Heart Block
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Right Bundle Branch Block
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Stress Test
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

About Me

We have forged in new frontiers of cardiovascular care and treatment through advances in nuclear medicine, cutting edge technology and research, and the development of preventive and educational services. Coupled with highly trained physicians and medical staff, The Heart & Vascular Institute has established itself as a "Center of Excellence" in the care and treatment of cardiovascular disease.

Specialties

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Education

Universidad Central Del Caribe
Medical School
2001
University of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus
Fellowship Hospital
1998
Mercy Hospital Of Pittsburgh
Residency Hospital
1996
Mercy Hospital Of Pittsburgh
Internship Hospital
1991
University of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus
Undergraduate School
2001
1998
1996
1991

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Cardona's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cardona

4.6

Based on 22 reviews

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Dr. Cardona and staff were amazing. Everything was explained clearly and the procedure was done professionally and successfully.
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Dr. Cardona and staff were very professional and provided me with the utmost personal attention. I went in for an EP Study and ablation, Dr. Cardona performed the procedure flawlessly. I experienced ZERO pain or discomfort throughout the entire process. I hope to not need any cardiology...Read More
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Always meets or exceeds my expectations which are very high. Provides a great level of confidence in his knowledge and solutions.
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I was referred to Dr. Cardona by my primary cardiologist. After researching his training and ethics it was clear he was the doc for me. During my visit Dr. Cardona was very thorough and clear in explaining what was happening with me and what the end result would be after my procedure. I am very...Read More
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Hambel and caring . Thank you!!!
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