Dr. Jeffrey Gorwit, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Gorwit, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
Dr. Jeffrey Gorwit, MD is a cardiology specialist in Escondido, CA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine in 1972 and specializes in cardiology.Read his story

1955 Citracado Pkwy Ste 201

Escondido, CA 92029

Contact Information

(858) 675-3100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Sharp Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Cardiovascular Stress Test
very high
more than 91% of peers
Heart Disease
more than 89% of peers
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
more than 84% of peers

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Dr. Gorwit's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Gorwit "Dr. Jeffrey Gorwit completed his undergraduate degree at Cornell University where he was elected to the Tau Beta Pi Honor Society. He received his medical degree from the State University of New York where he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. Dr. Gorwit completed his internship and residency at University Hospital in San Diego. He completed an NIH fellowship in Cardiology at University Hospital, San Diego, one of the world's foremost medical research centers. Dr. Gorwit is Board Certified in Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine. Dr. Gorwit began Escondido Cardiology Associates in 1976. He is a member of the American College of Cardiology and San Diego County Medical Society"

1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

47  Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Heart Beat
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Dizziness
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension


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12  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Cornell University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • University Hospital, San Diego
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • University Hospital, San Diego
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gorwit has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gorwit's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gorwit to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Gorwit's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Doctor Gorwit did a tremendous job analyzing my condition and getting a great surgeon to do my quadruple bypass
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Dr Gorwit was able to see me for blood pressure clearance on my upcoming eye surgeries. There wasn't a lot of time, and I appreciate his willingness to squeeze me into his busy schedule, and take the time to explain his findings during my exam.
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