Dr. Michael Payment, MD

Dr. Michael Payment, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. Michael Payment, MD is a cardiology specialist in Gulfport, MS and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med in 1983 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

4533 13th St

Gulfport, MS 39501

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypertension
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cardiovascular Stress Test
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Payment'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

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

3  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

53  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • 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 Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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21  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Mississippi.

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

  • Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Ms School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Payment has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Payment's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Payment to family and friends
32 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

  • 5
    (25)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Payment's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (9)

I have been seeing Dr. Payment for a couple of years and am very pleased with his services as he seemed knowledgeable and always takes his time discussing my treatment and I would not hesitate to recommend him to someone looking for cardiologist who listens and seems to have great expertise. He...more
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At the beginning Dr. Payment performed very well and prescribed medications that were appropriate and helpful for congestive heart failure. As time went on he would not return calls nor visit me even while I was in another hospital close by. He also would not return my daughter's call who lives...more
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As a retired RN, I found Dr. Payment to be a great physician. He is very kind and actually takes time with his patients. He appropriately explains everything. I was referred to him after an ER visit. Even the RN in ER told me how accessible he was when needed at night and how he was always very...more
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Do not waste your time or money going to this dr....he is the worse. He will not listen---ignores your symptoms or anything you tell him. And his staff is rude
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This doctor is the reason my daughter spent the night in the hospital after emergency surgery . The cardiac cath he performed left her with a radial artery clot. During her night stay the poor nurse had extremely hard time getting him for medication orders . He did not see her until 10 at night...more
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