Dr. Joseph Gattuso Jr, MD

Dr. Joseph Gattuso Jr, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
(1)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Joseph Gattuso Jr, MD is a cardiology specialist in Altoona, PA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in cardiology.

1321 11th Ave

Altoona, PA 16601

Contact Information

(814) 942-2411

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UPMC

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Top Care Areas

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Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Mitral Valve Stenosis
very high
more than 95% of peers
Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • 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
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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.

Education

  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Wash Hospital Ctr/Geo Wash University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Wash Hospital Ctr/Geo Wash University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Deborah Heart/Rutgers UMDNJ
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gattuso Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gattuso Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gattuso Jr to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

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    (1)
  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Gattuso Jr's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Gattuso has been my cardiologist for five years. From day one, this man has shown his exceptional knowledge and HEART. I never felt like "just another patient." When i finally walked into his office after 2 years of taking medication to exist, he examined my overall health and looked beyond...more
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