Dr. Joseph Sappington, MD

Dr. Joseph Sappington, MD

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Age 75
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Dr. Joseph Sappington, MD is a cardiology specialist in Glastonbury, CT and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences in 1970 and specializes in cardiology and internal medicine.

300 Hebron Ave

Glastonbury, CT 06033

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
very high
more than 95% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 95% of peers
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

3  Board Certifications

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

50  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • 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
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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24  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

  • George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • University MD Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • University MD Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Georgetown Va Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sappington has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sappington's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sappington

4.4

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
85.71428571428571%
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4 Stars
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1 Star
14.285714285714286%
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Man saved my life more than once. Highly recommended. Office has a great staff
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My husband and I have been patients of Dr Sappington for many years. If it wasn't for Dr Sappington, my husband would have never received his heart transplant at Yale. He is a dedicated and knowledgeable cardiologist and above all, a very kind man. I am proud to say that he is our cardiologist
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Dr. Sappington was recommended to me by a trusted friend and I am very grateful for that recommendation. Prior to and immediately following my Angiogram, Dr Sappington took the time to explain the procedure and answer my many questions in an informative and compassionate way. He was able to locate...Read More
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Dr Sappington was the admitting cardiologist when I was admitted to the hospital. A PA saw me to do the admission history & physical. I sawDr. Sappington for less than 10 seconds waiting to have a nuclear stress test. The following day Dr. Sappington was in attendance for the exercise portion...Read More
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