Dr. Mark Blitzer, MD

Dr. Mark Blitzer, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
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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)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Atrial Flutter
very high
more than 98% of peers
Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 98% of peers
Cardiomyopathy
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Blitzer'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.

3  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

46  Conditions Treated

  • 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
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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20  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Blitzer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Blitzer's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Blitzer to family and friends
12 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Blitzer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

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...more
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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...more
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Office is horrible always busy girls in front are rude. No professionalism at all especially on the phone. I won't go back there
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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...more
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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.
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