Dr. Marcelo Branco, MD

Dr. Marcelo Branco, MD

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Cardiology  ·  
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65 y/o
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Dr. Marcelo Branco, MD is a cardiology specialist in Pensacola, FL and has been practicing for 35 years. He specializes in cardiology, clinical cardiac electrophysiology, and more.Read his story

Northwest Florida Heart Group

8333 N Davis Hwy Fl 4

Pensacola, FL 32514
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Branco's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arrhythmias
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Branco treats Arrhythmias more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Branco treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Familial Atrial Fibrillation
  • Multifocal Premature Beats
  • Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Ventricular Fibrillation, Idiopathic
  • Ventricular Fibrillation, Paroxysmal
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Branco treats Heart Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Branco treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Syncope
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Branco treats Syncope more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Branco treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Syncope, Familial Neurocardiogenic

Dr. Branco's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Angioplasty
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atherectomy
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Autonomic Disorders
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 Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Electrophysiological Study
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Heart Tumors, Benign
High Cholesterol
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Impella Device
Implantable Loop Recorder
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
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
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Pericardiocentesis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Septal Defect
Syncope
Tetralogy of Fallot
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tricuspid Valve Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

West Florida Cardiology Physicians and staff are committed to setting the standard for cardiovascular disease care in Northwest Florida by providing the highest quality of care possible. We strive to provide the best clinical care combined with communication and patient involvement to achieve the best outcomes for our patients.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • University Ky
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 1983
    Marshall University Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital
    1983
  • 1983
    Marshall University Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital
    1983
  • 1978
    Universidade Federal Do Estado Do Rio De Janeiro
    Medical School
    1978
  • 1974
    Federal University Of Rio De Janeiro / Faculty Of Medicine / Center Of Health Science
    Undergraduate School
    1974

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

Awards

Dr. Branco's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Branco

4.4

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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  • Staff friendliness
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Dr. Branco and his staff are the greatest people you could have taking care of your health needs. I had an Ablation procedure about a month ago and I have NEVER!!!! felt better. I had the procedure on a Thursday went home Friday. Saturday morning I walked a mile and felt like myself from 2 years...Read More
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I was referred to Dr. Branco in 2010 for higher than normal blood pressure even though I was already taking blood pressure medication. He ordered the necessary test to find the cause and determined that one of the arteries from my kidney was 90% clogged. He ordered a renal stent and that cleared...Read More
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I was revered to Dr. Franco for a arrhythmia condition. Dr. Franco performed an ablation. During the procedure I remained awake. I heard Dr. Bronco tell the Technician, "Off!! Off!! Dam it!!! The Nurse grabbed my hand to comfort me. Dr. Bronco told my wife that the procedure went well and I was...Read More
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I went into the ER with a cardiac event and had to have one stent inserted. Dr.Branco did the procedure. I missed a good opportunity to die and even failed to get a lot of sympathy from the family. The nurses, etc., were all great, procedure flawless, but I will have to try harder if I have...Read More
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Very pleasant and takes the time to answer all of your questions and explains things in terms you can understand.
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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
Group Plan PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
WellCare
WellCare PPO

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