Dr. Larry Latson, MD

Dr. Larry Latson, MD

Pediatric Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
65 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Larry Latson, MD is a pediatric cardiology specialist in Hollywood, FL and has been practicing for 42 years. He specializes in pediatric cardiology and adult congenital heart disease cardiology.

Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital Heart Institute

1150 N 35th Ave Ste 575

Hollywood, FL 33021
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Septal Defect
more than 45% of peers
Congenital Heart Defects
more than 41% of peers
Congenital Heart Disease
more than 27% of peers

Dr. Latson'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

  • Pediatric Cardiology
  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease Cardiology

3  Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

39  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries (CCTGA)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Ebstein's Anomaly
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Neonatal Tachycardia
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease


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6  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.


  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Baylor University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Baylor University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Latson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Latson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Latson to family and friends
16 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Latson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Very nice crew!
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Dr. Latson was very Pleasant and provided the necessary explanations of procedure and testing.
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