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Dr. Michael Pinson, MD

Cardiology ·  Male · Age 64

Dr. Pinson

Dr. Michael Pinson, MD is a cardiology specialist in Dothan, AL and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.


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(334) 793-9564

Dr. Pinson accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
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Dr. Pinson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pinson performs Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Pinson performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pinson performs Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Pinson performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Defibrillator Implantation
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Permanent
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Temporary
Cardiac Electrophysiology
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pinson performs Cardiac Electrophysiology more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Pinson performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Pinson'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
  • Benign Tumor
  • 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)
  • Electrophysiological Study
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • 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
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Paracentesis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Michael Pinson, MD is a cardiology specialist in Dothan, AL and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

University Of Al Hospital
Residency Hospital
1981
Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
Medical School
1981

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Pinson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Pinson

4.7

Based on 21 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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4.761904761904762%
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4.761904761904762%
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everything about dr pinson and his staff is positive. 10-15 min wait at most. everyone from receptionist to nurses to dr pinson himself so friendly and helpful and patient with my dad. dr pinson is thorough, explains things where the non medical person can understand it. he didnt talk down to us...Read More
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My name is steven mcknight dr pinson done my pacemaker surgery yesterday and was very very profession avout the whole procedure he talked to me and exsplained every step along the way and took his timd and done everything right.what made it even better he went in my room and talked to my wife about...Read More
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He kept me going with medications as long as possible. When they no longer worked he put me in a pacemaker and i geel better in just 24 hours. Hes seeing that I get a AV Ablation Monday. I should feel a lot better soon. I was am such a high risk that its always been dangerous to rock the boat. So...Read More
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Dr. Pinson is amazing! Very nice, explains thoroughly what to watch for, expect, recovery time, and he listens to patients concerns. My husband goes once a year for a checkup after a micro-ablasion surgery to correct SVT. He was able to return back to work and it's been several years without...Read More
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Very fast service, no long waiting periods. Staff was wonderful from front desk to the doctor.
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