Dr. Joseph Wight Jr, MD

Dr. Joseph Wight Jr, MD

Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 53
(12)
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Dr. Joseph Wight Jr, MD is an advanced heart failure & transplant cardiology specialist in Scarborough, ME and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Albany Med Coll in 1990 and specializes in advanced heart failure & transplant cardiology.

96 Campus Dr

Scarborough, ME 04074

Contact Information

(207) 885-9905

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Congestive Heart Failure
very high
more than 98% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Specialties

  • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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Procedures

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Impella Device
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maine.

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

  • Albany Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • The New England Med Ctr-Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • The New England Med Ctr-Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • The England Med Ctr Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wight Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wight Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wight Jr to family and friends
4.7
based on 12 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

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    (11)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Wight 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 (2)

in Portland, ME |
Dr. Wight has a way about him of making you feel that you are getting the best possible care for your condition, he takes the time to explain any questions you have in detail and just makes you feel comfortable about what is going on. He instills confidence that you are getting the best care and...more
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5 years of good heart health after quadruple bypass.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Wight Jr accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem
    Pathway X Enhanced/Ind Guided Access ME
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Maine Medical Center
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Memorial Hospital
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Mercy Hospital
144 State St
Portland, ME 04101
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Bridgton Hospital
10 Hospital Dr
Bridgton, ME 04009
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LincolnHealth - St. Andrews Campus
6 St. Andrews Lane
Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538
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Pen Bay Medical Center
6 Glen Cove Dr
Rockport, ME 04856
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Southern Maine Health Care
1 Medical Center Dr
Biddeford, ME 04005
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Mid Coast Hospital
123 Medical Center Dr
Brunswick, ME 04011
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Frisbie Memorial Hospital
11 Whitehall Rd
Rochester, NH 03867
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