Dr. Joshua Purow, MD

Dr. Joshua Purow, MD

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Age 46
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Dr. Joshua Purow, MD is a cardiology specialist in Ft Lauderdale, FL and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University in 1997 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

4725 N Federal Hwy # 401

Ft Lauderdale, FL 33308

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Purow performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vascular Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Purow's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

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*

18  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Septal Defect
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

12  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Jackson Mem Hosp/Jackson Health
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Nyu Hospitals Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Purow has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Purow's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Purow to family and friends
10 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Purow's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Unfortunately Dr Purow has trouble listening to his patients. Both my husband (who is now in hospice with acute heart failure) and I have been frustrated trying to get Dr Purow to believe our symptoms and act on them. My husband finally had to DEMAND an echocardiogram and by then he was at 10%ef...more
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At 5:00 am, on August 2015, I recognized a couple signs of a possible heart attack. I swallowed a couple of aspirins & I, foolishly, drove myself to Holy Cross ER. Got to ER at about 6:05a. After a brief 2 minute wait, was escorted to a room and swarmed by 8-10 very pleasant staff. In 10 minutes...more
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In October 2012, I had a heart attack. The ambulance took me to Holy Cross Hospital. Dr. Purow and his team were called in during the middle of the night for a cardiac catheterization and placed a stent. 4 years later (this past week) I had another cardiac incident. Dr. Purow recognized me and...more
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My first visit with Dr. Purow was fine. He was on time, spent time with me, explained things, and I felt he was very thorough.
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