Dr. Joseph Sarmiento, MD

Cardiology •  Male • Age 70
  
Dr. Sarmiento
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Heartcare Midwest

5405 N Knoxville Ave Peoria, IL 61614

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(309) 691-4410

Dr. Joseph Sarmiento, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Peoria, IL and has over 43 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Sarmiento has more experience with Implantable Cardiac Devices, Electrophysiology, and Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Northwestern U, School of Medicine medical school in 1977. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Advocate Eureka Hospital and Graham Hospital Association. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Sarmiento to book an appointment.


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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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Practice Areas

Implantable Cardiac Devices

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Typically treats 56% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sarmiento performs Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Sarmiento performs this procedure more than 87% of their peers

Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sarmiento performs Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement more than 75% of their peers

Dr. Sarmiento performs this procedure more than 75% of their peers

Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sarmiento performs Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator more than 8% of their peers

Dr. Sarmiento performs this procedure more than 8% of their peers

Electrophysiology

Electrophysiologists monitor, diagnose and treat abnormal heart rhythms through procedures such as electrocardiograms (EKGs) and pacemaker insertionsCompare with other Electrophysiology specialists.

Typically treats 51% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 7 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Cardiac Electrophysiology
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sarmiento performs Cardiac Electrophysiology more than 88% of their peers

Dr. Sarmiento performs this procedure more than 88% of their peers

Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sarmiento performs Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Sarmiento performs this procedure more than 87% of their peers

Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sarmiento performs Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement more than 75% of their peers

Dr. Sarmiento performs this procedure more than 75% of their peers

Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders

Adult congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as arrythmias and mitral valve disease, that have been present from birth to adulthood.Compare with other Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 65% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Atrial Flutter
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sarmiento treats Atrial Flutter more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Sarmiento treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Arrhythmias
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sarmiento treats Arrhythmias more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Sarmiento treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

Atrial Fibrillation
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sarmiento treats Atrial Fibrillation more than 83% of their peers

Dr. Sarmiento treats this condition more than 83% of their peers

Cardiac Care

Cardiac care specialists diagnose and treat general cardiac conditions such as high blood pressure, angina, and arrhythmias through procedures including cardiovascular stress tests, ablation therapy, and heart valve surgery.Compare with other Cardiac Care specialists.

Typically treats 59% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 15 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sarmiento treats Heart Disease more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Sarmiento treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Cardiomyopathy
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sarmiento treats Cardiomyopathy more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Sarmiento treats this condition more than 87% of their peers

Congestive Heart Failure
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sarmiento treats Congestive Heart Failure more than 84% of their peers

Dr. Sarmiento treats this condition more than 84% of their peers

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Dr. Sarmiento's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • 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 Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Electrophysiological Study
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Surgery
  • 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
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Joseph Sarmiento, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Peoria, IL and has over 43 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Sarmiento has more experience with Implantable Cardiac Devices, Electrophysiology, and Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

Mc Gaw Mc/Northwestern University
Residency Hospital
Nat'l Naval Med Center
Residency Hospital
Naval Med Center San Diego
Residency Hospital
1977
Northwestern U, School of Medicine
Medical School

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Locations

Heartcare Midwest

Heartcare Midwest5405 N Knoxville Ave Peoria, IL 61614
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Advocate Eureka Hospital

Eureka, IL

86% Patient experience rating, 17% higher than the national average

Graham Hospital Association

Canton, IL

70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average

Illinois Valley Community Hospital

Peru, IL

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

Methodist Hospital

Peoria, IL

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

Osf Holy Family Medical Center

Monmouth, IL

85% Patient experience rating, 16% higher than the national average

OSF Saint Elizabeth Medical Center

Ottawa, IL

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

OSF Saint Francis Medical Center

Peoria, IL

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

OSF Saint Luke Medical Center

Kewanee, IL

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

OSF St. Mary Medical Center

Galesburg, IL

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

Pekin Memorial Hospital

Pekin, IL

66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

Perry Memorial Hospital

Princeton, IL

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average