Dr. Glenn Polin, MD

Dr. Glenn Polin, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
46 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Glenn Polin, MD is a cardiology specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 8 years. He specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.Read his story

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 98% of peers
Atrial Flutter
very high
more than 97% of peers
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Dr. Polin's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Polin "Dr. Polin received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy from Princeton University in 1994, where he graduated Cum Laude and was awarded the Class of 1869 Prize in Ethics. He earned his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, and completed internship and medicine residency at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in 2005. Dr. Polin finished fellowship training in Cardiovascular Disease at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center in 2008. He then returned to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania to complete an additional two years of subspecialty training in Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology, where he worked under nationally and internationally recognized experts in the field. In 2011, Dr. Polin passed the board certification examination in Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology, scoring in the top 10% of examinees. Dr. Polin has a particular interest in the treatment of complex heart rhythm disturbances, and has extensive training and experience in catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation, ventricular tachycardia, and other cardiac arrhythmias. He also has expertise in the implantation of pacemakers, defibrillators, and biventricular devices."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Polin "I am a member of Midwest Physicians, an integrated, multi-specialty group that strives to provide high quality, compassionate healthcare in a caring, affordable, timely and accessible manner. Our doctors collaborate with patients, their physician colleagues and other healthcare professionals to help ensure each patient?s individual healthcare needs are met."

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Polin does not have any board certifications listed.

52  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • 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)
  • Endocarditis
  • 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
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension


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20  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.


  • Princeton U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Hospital Of University Of Pennsylvania
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • NYPH Weill Cornell Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Polin has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Polin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Polin's Reviews

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

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Dr. Polin's 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)

Would not recommend Glenn Polin to my worse enemy. Extremely dishonest. Be careful if he does yourheart procedure. Get second and third opinions.
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