Dr. Mark Blitzer, MD

Dr. Mark Blitzer, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
(12)
Save
Dr. Mark Blitzer, MD is a cardiology specialist in New Haven, CT and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1991 and specializes in cardiology, clinical cardiac electrophysiology, and more.

330 Orchard St Ste 210

New Haven, CT 06511

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Connecticut
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Blitzer's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Blitzer's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blitzer treats Heart Disease more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Blitzer treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Syncope
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blitzer treats Syncope more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Blitzer treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Syncope, Familial Neurocardiogenic
Cardiac Electrophysiology
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blitzer performs Cardiac Electrophysiology more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Blitzer performs this procedure more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Blitzer's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
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 Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Electrophysiological Study
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Heart Surgery
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
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
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Septal Defect
Syncope
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Mark Blitzer, MD is a cardiology specialist in New Haven, CT and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1991 and specializes in cardiology, clinical cardiac electrophysiology, and more.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Education

  • Columbia P&S
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 1994
    Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1994
  • 1992
    Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1992
  • 1991
    Harvard Medical School
    Medical School
    1991

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Blitzer's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Blitzer

4.0

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
75%
(9)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
25%
(3)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Blitzer?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Blitzer's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Mark Blitzer, MD
RecentHighestLowestMost Helpful
Reply
HIS BEDSIDE MANNERS ARE HORRIBLE!!! HE HAD ME CRYING ONCE I LEFT THE OFFICE. IT'S HARD ENOUGH TO FIND SOMEONE WHO UNDERSTANDS WHAT YOUR GOING THRU. TO THAN HAVE HIM NOT CARE ABOUT YOUR SYMPTOMS AN HAS NEVER TREATED MANY PPL WITH MY RARE CONDITION. I WILL NEVER EVER SEE HIM AGAIN... DO NOT GO HERE...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option2
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Mark Blitzer, MD?
Reply
It is scary enough to have a pacemaker Put in ,but you will have no worries Dr.Blitzer is a very competent surgeon. Ht is easy to find at St. Raphels Hospital, go past the hospital and thru the light the parking is in plain sight.Takt the ticket and go across the street to the front of the...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Mark Blitzer, MD?
Reply
Office is horrible always busy girls in front are rude. No professionalism at all especially on the phone. I won't go back there
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option1
thumbs down icon option2
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Mark Blitzer, MD?
Reply
Dr. Mark Blitzer and his RN, Marisa, are an extraordinary team. Whip smart, professional and attentive to every detail, not to mention very pleasant to be with. Dr. Blitzer implanted a Medtronic Linq Monitor in my chest at Yale-New Haven Hospital-Cardiac Division. Amazing technology, performs...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option2
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Mark Blitzer, MD?
Reply
Excellent doctor who takes the time to explain his diagnosis, treatment strategy and prognosis. He keeps my heart beating...if my heart stops beating I may consider another doctor but until then I will stick with Dr. Blitzer.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option3
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Mark Blitzer, MD?

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Blitzer?

Locations

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Blitzer treats patients.

Learn more