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Dr. Jamil Bitar, MD

Cardiology ·  Male · Age 61

Dr. Bitar

Jamil N. Bitar, MD

1042 Garner Field Rd Uvalde, TX 78801

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Dr. Jamil Bitar, MD is a cardiology specialist in Uvalde, TX and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from American University of Beirut / Faculty of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in cardiology.


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(830) 591-1294

Dr. Bitar accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Assurant Health
Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
Bankers Life and Casualty
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
CareOregon
Medicaid
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Health Net
Medicaid
Tricare
HealthPlus
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Tricare
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medica
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Principal Life
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
Thrivent Financial
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
Universal American
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

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Dr. Bitar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hypotension
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bitar treats Hypotension more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Bitar treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Chronic Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Orthostatic Hypotension
Hyperlipidemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bitar treats Hyperlipidemia more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Bitar treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Combined Hyperlipidemia
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to Arg3500 Mutation of Apo B-100
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to LDL Receptor Deficiency
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Dominant
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Recessive
Hypertension
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bitar treats Hypertension more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Bitar treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Dexamethasone Sensitive Hypertension
  • Exertional Hypertension
  • Familial Hypertension
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hypertension in Pheochromocytoma
  • Hypertension, Adrenal Gland-Induced
  • Hypertension, Alcohol-Induced
  • Hypertension, Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis-Induced
  • Hypertension, Coarctation of the Aorta-Induced
  • Hypertension, Conn Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Corticosteroid-Induced
  • Hypertension, Cushing's Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Environment-Induced
  • Hypertension, Hyperaldosteronism-Induced
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertension, Nasal Decongestant-Induced
  • Hypertension, Renal Segmental Hypoplasia-Induced
  • Hypertension, Stress-Induced
  • Hypertensive Hypokalemia Familial
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
  • Labile Hypertension
  • Neurogenic Hypertension
  • Pediatric Hypertension
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Primary Hypertension
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Dexfenfluramine-Induced
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Familial
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Fenfluramine-Induced
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypoxic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Venous Hypertension
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • White Coat Hypertension

Dr. Bitar'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 Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • 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 Ultrasound
  • 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)
  • Coumadin® Management
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Holter Monitoring
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Management of Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Permanent
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Temporary
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pacemaker Monitoring
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericardial Effusion
  • Pericardiocentesis
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • 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
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Right Heart Catheterization (Swan-Ganz)
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Shock
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Valvular Regurgitation
  • Valvular Stenosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

About Me

Biography

Dr. Jamil Bitar, MD is a cardiology specialist in Uvalde, TX and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from American University of Beirut / Faculty of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in cardiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Education

1995
Baylor University
Fellowship Hospital
1991
Baylor University
Residency Hospital
1989
Good Samaritan-Johns Hopkins Hosp
Residency Hospital
1988
Good Samaritan-Johns Hopkins Hosp
Internship Hospital
1986
American University of Beirut / Faculty of Medicine
Medical School
1982
American U of Beirut
Undergraduate School
1980
American University Of Beirut
Undergraduate School
1995
1991
1989
1988
1986
1982
1980

Languages

  • Arabic
  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Bitar's Reviews

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4.5

Based on 8 reviews

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1 Star
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What People Say About Dr. Jamil Bitar, MD
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Dr. Bitar is superb. Cares for his patients and is extremely knowledgeable. We find that he treats the complete patient not just the heart problems. His staff in the Uvalde office is friendly and competent as well. Andy is outstanding. All his staff love him as well and have been with him for years -that tells you a lot about your doctor. Cannot recommend him highly enough.
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I love Dr. Bitar. He has saved my life. He is caring , will anserw your questions and always lets you know what is happening. He is straight forward . He is very caring about your concerns . His staff is wonderful. Especially Andy.
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