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Dr. Joseph Carver, MD

Cardiology •  Male • Age 72

Dr. Carver

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

3400 Civic Center Blvd Fl 2 Philadelphia, PA 19104
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Dr. Joseph Carver, MD is a cardiology specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Hahnemann University in 1972 and specializes in cardiology.

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Dr. Carver is a good person and wonderful doctor. When my husband was dying In April 2016,Dr. Carver was truly the only member of my husband’s so-called Penn Cancer team that truly cared and treated my husband with empathy to the bitter end. He visited us in the hospital and just sat and talked to us unlike a physcian team member Who strolled into to my husband’s hospital room and instead of greeting my husband stated”boy its hot in here!” My sister and I were truly stunned at how cavalier this physican acted toward my husband. I wish there were more people like Dr Joe Carver in the world.
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Dr. Carver came highly recommended by my Oncologist as he has a wealth of experience treating patients that have previously been or currently being treated by chemotherapy that could impact the cardio-vascular system. He is a Cardiologist that respects time, keeping appointment wait times to a minimum and giving the patient his undivided attention to gather patient history, perform an exam, and throughly answer questions. He is a very warm, caring clinician that leaves you feeling comfortable.
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Biography

Dr. Joseph Carver, MD is a cardiology specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Hahnemann University in 1972 and specializes in cardiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1977
Hahnemann University Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1975
Hahnemann University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1973
Hahnemann University Hospital
Internship Hospital
1972
Hahnemann University
Medical School

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(215) 662-7355

Dr. Carver accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO

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Heart Disease
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Dr. Carver treats Heart Disease more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Carver treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Heart Palpitations
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carver treats Heart Palpitations more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Carver treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Hypertension
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carver treats Hypertension more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Carver treats this condition more than 88% 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. Carver's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • 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
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • 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
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease