Dr. Kenneth Plunkitt, MD

Dr. Kenneth Plunkitt, MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. Kenneth Plunkitt, MD is a clinical cardiac electrophysiologist in Naples, FL and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University Of South Florida College Of Med in 1994 and specializes in clinical cardiac electrophysiology, cardiology, and more.Read his story

6101 Pine Ridge Rd # Desk

Naples, FL 34119

Contact Information

(239) 263-0849

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Freedom Health
  • Golden Rule
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Top Care Areas

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Cardioversion, Elective
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
very high
more than 99% of peers
Syncope
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Plunkitt's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Plunkitt "A native of Freeport, Long Island, New York, I moved to Florida while in my teens. I graduated from the University of South Florida College of Medicine in 1993 and subsequently completed my Internal Medicine residency and General Cardiology fellowship at the University of South Florida affiliated hospitals and clinics in Tampa, Florida. During this time I received Board Certification in Internal Medicine. I accepted a two year fellowship in Cardiac Electrophysiology with the Jefferson University program at the Lankenau campus in the Mainline, Philadelphia. This intensive training experience included all aspects of cardiac arrhythmia management including pharmacologic management of cardiac arrhythmias, ablation techniques, pacemaker and defibrillator implantation as well as laser lead extraction. Following my training I returned to Florida in 2001 to establish a private practice limited specifically to Cardiac Electrophysiology. I currently maintain a consultative practice with an emphasis on implantation and interventional arrhythmia management. I am Board Certified in Cardiology and Cardiac Electrophysiology and a member of the American Medical Association, the Heart Rhythm Society, the American College of Cardiology and the American College of Physicians. I have been recognized for my contributions in electrophysiology and awarded the prestigious designation as a Fellow of the Heart Rhythm Society. I also serve on several hospital and community boards and committees and have been named as one of Gulf Shore Life Magazine's 2012 Top Doctors."
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3  Specialties

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

19  Conditions Treated

  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bradycardia
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Dizziness
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hypertension
  • Hypotension
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Syncope
  • Tachycardia
  • Ventricular Arrhythmia
  • Ventricular Fibrillation

18  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

  • Campbell University Incorporated
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • University Of South Florida College Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • University Of South Florida Dept Of Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University Of South Florida Dept Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Lankenau Hosp & Inst for Med Rsch
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • University Of South Florida College Of Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Plunkitt has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Plunkitt's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Plunkitt

4.5

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
84.21052631578948%
(16)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(1)
2 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
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1 Star
5.2631578947368425%
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Dr. Plunkitt is a rare find in a doctor. He is a good listener and he takes the time to answer questions. His professionalism and expertise left me feeling confident in his diagnosis and treatment plan. My husband and I were truly blessed to have found such a good , caring and highly competent...Read More
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Joan Schlereth Wolbach in FL – Jun 14, 2018
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Well respected first class doctor, office staff helpful and courteous. Dr Plunkitt was respectful of my time and explained my condition and possible tests and diagnosis. I highly recommend him and trust him completely.....
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Michael Kisic in Naples, FL – Mar 07, 2017
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Have seen him AND a pa every time I go in I have afib so in quite a bit to keep an eye on it and make heart strong before needing any further surgery. Very concerned and thorough and follow up has been just as good.
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Rosetta Dickey in Estero, FL – Mar 02, 2017
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After being with Dr Plunkett for over 3 years it is time to switch Cardiologist. I have been seen by this Dr once, when I visited him for the first time. After this I have never been able to see him, even appointment was set up with the Dr. Only saw PA's and it this time it is the 3rd PA. The all...Read More
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Paul Wetzold in Marco Island, FL – Feb 11, 2017
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Dr. Plunkitt is an outstanding cardiologist. He is thorough, patient, and extremely kind...all rare qualities in today's hustle and bustle in the medical field. Because of his expertise, I am alive today and on my third pacemaker/defibrillator. You may have to wait for an appointment. But I...Read More
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James A. Perri in Naples, FL – Jan 24, 2017
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