Dr. Harvey Waxman, MD

Cardiology •  Male • Age 72
  
Dr. Waxman
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Telehealth services available

Penn Presbyterian Med Crdlgy

51 N 39th St Fl 4 Philadelphia, PA 19104

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Dr. Harvey Waxman, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has over 46 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Waxman has more experience with Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders, Cardiac Care, and Congenital Cardiac Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Mt Sinai School of Medicine medical school in 1974. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center - Atlantic City and Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Waxman to book an appointment.


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Very happy with Dr Waxman, One of the best experiences we have had with a specialist. He takes the time to listen to you. He is very prepared and able to answer all your questions. A true specialist in his field. Highly recommend him.
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Biography

Dr. Harvey Waxman, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has over 46 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Waxman has more experience with Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders, Cardiac Care, and Congenital Cardiac Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Mt Sinai School of Medicine medical school in 1974. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center - Atlantic City and Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Waxman to book an appointment.Less...

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1980
University of Pennsylvania
Fellowship Hospital
1979
U Miami-Jackson Meml Hosp
Fellowship Hospital
1977
Bellevue Hospital Center
Residency Hospital
1975
Bellevue Hospital Center
Internship Hospital
1974
Mt Sinai School of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • French

Awards

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(215) 662-9000

Dr. Waxman accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital Blue Cross
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Waxman

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Waxman treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Waxman treats other conditions, please contact the office at (215) 662-9000.

Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders

Adult congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as arrythmias and mitral valve disease, that have been present from birth to adulthood.Compare with other Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 76% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 9 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Aortic Valve Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Waxman treats Aortic Valve Disease more than 90% of their peers

Dr. Waxman treats this condition more than 90% of their peers

Mitral Valve Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Waxman treats Mitral Valve Disease more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Waxman treats this condition more than 87% of their peers

Atrial Fibrillation
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Waxman treats Atrial Fibrillation more than 83% of their peers

Dr. Waxman treats this condition more than 83% of their peers

Cardiac Care

Cardiac care specialists diagnose and treat general cardiac conditions such as high blood pressure, angina, and arrhythmias through procedures including cardiovascular stress tests, ablation therapy, and heart valve surgery.Compare with other Cardiac Care specialists.

Typically treats 67% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 23 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Heart Palpitations
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Waxman treats Heart Palpitations more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Waxman treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Hypertension
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Waxman treats Hypertension more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Waxman treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Waxman treats Heart Disease more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Waxman treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Congenital Cardiac Disorders

Congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as septal defections and Ebstein's anomaly, that are present from birth.Compare with other Congenital Cardiac Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 71% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Septal Defect
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Waxman treats Septal Defect more than 74% of their peers

Dr. Waxman treats this condition more than 74% of their peers

Congenital Heart Defects
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Waxman treats Congenital Heart Defects more than 68% of their peers

Dr. Waxman treats this condition more than 68% of their peers

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Dr. Waxman's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Coronary Cathertization With Robotic Assistance
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Impella Device
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

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Penn Presbyterian Med Crdlgy

Penn Presbyterian Med Crdlgy51 N 39th St Fl 4 Philadelphia, PA 19104
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