Dr. Joseph Sappington, MD

Dr. Joseph Sappington, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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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 44 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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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Connecticut
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Sappington's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chest Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sappington treats Chest Pain more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Sappington treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sappington treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Sappington treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sappington treats Heart Disease more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Sappington treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Sappington's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Angiography
Angioplasty
Aortic Aneurysm
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 Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Coronary Stenting
Echocardiography
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
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Septal Defect
Syncope
Thoracentesis
Thrombolysis
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Transthoracic Echocardiography (TTE)
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a physician, I strive to provide excellent, compassionate care, working with my patients to achieve 'Best Care for a Lifetime'

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

Education

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

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Dr. Sappington's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sappington

4.4

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
14.285714285714286%
(2)

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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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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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