Dr. Michael Gold, MD

Cardiology •  Male • Age 66
  
Dr. Gold
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Ashley River Tower GE

25 Courtenay Dr Charleston, SC 29425

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Dr. Michael Gold, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Charleston, SC and has over 35 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Gold has more experience with Cardiac Care than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of Colorado School of Medicine medical school in 1985. He is affiliated with Musc Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Gold to book an appointment.


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      DR GOLD IS EXCELLENT....HE IS STRAIGHT FORWARD AND VERY THOROUGH....I HIGHLY RECOMMEND
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      JIM MINTON – Apr 22, 2020
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      My first visit today with Dr. Gold was very pleasant. Dr. Gold made me feel very comfortable and at ease. Dr . Gold explained my procedure in depth and answered all of my questions.
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      May 19, 2018
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      Apologized for slight lTeness, very direct and straight forward, answered my questions clearly and did not talk down to me. Recognized my fears of options and helped me evaluate treatments without pushing me either way. I think he was terrific.
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      J. Cooper in Charleston, SC – May 03, 2016
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      Rude , didn't make eye contact , talked down to me . I would not recommend this doctor to my worst enemy . zero bedside manner .
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      Apr 07, 2016
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      Aloof, detached, no eye contact on first meeting. Not much better on 2nd appt.
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      Anthony C Becker in SC – Feb 27, 2016
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      About Me

      Care Philosophy

      Dr. Gold has always been intrigued by electrical conduction through the body and through the heart. Dr. Gold became a cardiologist because of his interest in this and it provides him with a chance to really help people. Dr. Gold specializes in Cardia...Read more

      Specialties

      • Cardiology
      • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

      Board Certifications

      • Cardiovascular Disease
      • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
      • Internal Medicine

      Education

      1991
      MGH/Harvard Med Sch
      Fellowship Hospital
      1988
      MGH/Harvard Med Sch
      Residency Hospital
      1986
      Massachusetts General Hospital
      Internship Hospital
      1985
      University of Colorado School of Medicine
      Medical School
      1975
      SUNY At Stony Brook, Bs Biology and Mathematics
      Undergraduate School
      Ph.D. Awarded By University Of Virginia, 1979

      Awards

      • Healthgrades Honor Roll
      • Samuel J. Katcef Fellow, American Heart Association, 1992

      Media & Publications

      • Comparison of stimulation sites within left ventricular veins on the acute hemodynamic effects of cardiac resynchronization therapy, 2005
      • Rationale and design of a randomized controlled trial to assess the safety and efficacy of cardiac resynchronization therapy in patients with asymptomatic left ventricular dysfunction with previous symptoms or mild heart failure-the REsynchronization reVErses Remodeling in Systolic left vEntricular, 2006
      • Latrogenic ventricular dyssynchrony: a preventable cause of heart failure with right ventricular pacing?, 2005
      • Improved defibrillation efficacy with an ascending ramp waveform in humans, 2005
      • Serial evaluation of atrial tachyarrhythmia burden and frequency after implantation of a dual-chamber cardioverter-defibrillator, 2005

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      (843) 792-1414

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      Background Check

      Healthgrades does not collect malpractice claims information for South Carolina
      No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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      Practice Areas

      Cardiac Care

      Cardiac care specialists diagnose and treat general cardiac conditions such as high blood pressure, angina, and arrhythmias through procedures including cardiovascular stress tests, ablation therapy, and heart valve surgery.Compare with other Cardiac Care specialists.

      Typically treats 77% more than similar doctors

      Based on claims data for 10 conditions and procedures

      TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
      Electrocardiogram (EKG)
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      very high

      Treatment Frequency

      Dr. Gold performs Electrocardiogram (EKG) more than 99% of their peers

      Dr. Gold performs this procedure more than 99% of their peers

      Heart Disease
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      very high

      Treatment Frequency

      Dr. Gold treats Heart Disease more than 95% of their peers

      Dr. Gold treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

      Heart Palpitations
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      Treatment Frequency

      Dr. Gold treats Heart Palpitations more than 94% of their peers

      Dr. Gold treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

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      Dr. Gold's conditions and procedures:

      • Abdominal Disorders
      • Abdominal Pain
      • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
      • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
      • Acidosis
      • Actinic Keratosis
      • Acute Bronchitis
      • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
      • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
      • Alkalosis
      • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
      • Allergic Reaction
      • Allergic Rhinitis
      • Anemia
      • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
      • Anxiety
      • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
      • Arthritis
      • Arthritis of the Elbow
      • Asthma
      • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
      • Ataxia
      • Atherosclerosis
      • Autonomic Disorders
      • Back Pain
      • Bedsores
      • Bell's Palsy
      • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
      • Bladder Diseases
      • Bladder Infection
      • Blood Disorders
      • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
      • Bone Disorders
      • Breast Diseases
      • Bronchitis
      • Bursitis
      • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
      • Cardiovascular Stress Test
      • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
      • Celiac Disease
      • Cellulitis
      • Chest Pain
      • Cholesterol Screening
      • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
      • Chronic Neck Pain
      • Chronic Pain
      • Chronic Sinusitis
      • Cold Sore
      • Confusion
      • Constipation
      • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
      • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
      • Cough
      • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
      • Dehydration
      • Dermatitis
      • Diabetes Counseling
      • Diabetes Screening
      • Diabetes Type 1
      • Diabetes Type 2
      • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
      • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
      • Diarrhea
      • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
      • Dizziness
      • Dysentery
      • Dysphagia
      • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
      • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
      • Ear Disorders
      • Elbow Injuries
      • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
      • Emphysema
      • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
      • Enteritis
      • Erectile Dysfunction
      • Esophageal Diseases
      • Esophagitis
      • Essential Tremor
      • Fever
      • Fibromyalgia
      • Foot Conditions
      • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Gastroparesis
      • Genital Herpes
      • Gout
      • Headache
      • Heart Disease
      • Heart Palpitations
      • Hemorrhoids
      • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
      • Hepatitis Screening
      • Herpes Simplex Infection
      • Hypercalcemia
      • Hyperkalemia
      • Hyperlipidemia
      • Hypertension
      • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
      • Hypoglycemia
      • Hypokalemia
      • Hypotension
      • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
      • Hypothyroidism
      • Immunization Administration
      • Indigestion
      • Influenza (Flu)
      • Insomnia
      • Iron Metabolism Disorders
      • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
      • Itchy Skin
      • Jock Itch
      • Joint Pain
      • Knee Disorders
      • Lactose Intolerance
      • Leg and Foot Ulcers
      • Limb Cramp
      • Limb Pain
      • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
      • Lipid Disorders
      • Liver Function Test
      • Low Back Pain
      • Low Blood Oxygen Level
      • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
      • Malaise and Fatigue
      • Malnutrition
      • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
      • Migraine
      • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
      • Neurogenic Bladder
      • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
      • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
      • Nosebleed
      • Obesity
      • Osteoarthritis
      • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
      • Osteoarthritis of Hip
      • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
      • Osteoarthritis of Knee
      • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
      • Osteoarthritis of Spine
      • Osteopenia
      • Osteoporosis
      • Overactive Bladder
      • Overweight
      • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
      • Partial Lung Collapse
      • Peptic Ulcer
      • Pericardial Disease
      • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
      • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
      • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
      • Plantar Fasciitis
      • Pneumonia
      • Pollen Allergy
      • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
      • Polyneuropathy
      • Pregnancy Test
      • Prostate Cancer Screening
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Pulmonary Function Test
      • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Rash
      • Raynaud's Disease
      • Restless Leg Syndrome
      • Rib Fracture
      • Ringworm
      • Rosacea
      • Sarcoidosis
      • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Seborrheic Dermatitis
      • Secondary Hypertension
      • Sepsis
      • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
      • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
      • Shortness of Breath
      • Shoulder Disorders
      • Sickle Cell Disease
      • Sinusitis
      • Skin Infections
      • Sleep Apnea
      • Sleep Disorders
      • Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
      • Spondylosis
      • Still's Disease
      • Stomach Diseases
      • Symptomatic Menopause
      • Testicular Dysfunction
      • Thrombosis
      • Thyroid Disease
      • Thyroid Screening
      • Tobacco Use Disorder
      • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
      • Tremor
      • Trigeminal Neuralgia
      • Ulcer
      • Urinary Disorders
      • Urinary Hesitancy
      • Urinary Incontinence
      • Urinary Stones
      • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
      • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
      • Venous Insufficiency
      • Vertigo
      • Viral Enteritis
      • Vitamin D Deficiency

      Locations

      Ashley River Tower GE

      Ashley River Tower GE25 Courtenay Dr Charleston, SC 29425
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