Dr. Michael Pittaro, MD

Dr. Michael Pittaro, MD

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Age 51
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Dr. Michael Pittaro, MD is a cardiology specialist in Stamford, CT and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

1177 Summer St Fl 5

Stamford, CT 06905

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Atrial Fibrillation
very high
more than 98% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers
Arrhythmias
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Pittaro'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
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

2  Board Certifications

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

42  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and 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
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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17  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

  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital Washington University School Of Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital Washington University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pittaro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pittaro's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pittaro to family and friends
7 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Pittaro's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Have been a patient of Dr Pittaro now for 6-7 years after some "very disappointing" visits with a colleague in the same practice, who by the way is no longer there. He is patient, listens, dedicated, extensively educated and an enormously likable physician. My wife most recently became a patient as...more
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I went to dr pitaro and he made me feel really comfortable and actual listened to my worrys. Then he gave me a list of options i had and put no rush on me ive been to many cardiologists. He is the best i have ever had. My family also sees him and has helped my mom out a great deal. She was on her...more
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good man who listens and takes his time to evaluate condition.
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Dr. Pittaro is my HERO! After six years in and out of hospital , Dr. Pittaro was the ONLY doctor to cure my heart disease for good. I was treated for v-tach and I just want to say it's not fun having that. If it wasn't for Dr. Pittaro , I wouldn't be typing this now. I've been through several...more
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