Dr. Michael Ptasnik, MD

Dr. Michael Ptasnik, MD

Interventional Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
Dr. Michael Ptasnik, MD is an interventional cardiology specialist in Lakewood, CO and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Michigan State University College Of Human Medicine in 1975 and specializes in interventional cardiology and cardiology.

11700 W 2nd Pl Ste 350

Lakewood, CO 80228

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
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Top Care Areas

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Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vascular Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

47  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • 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 Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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15  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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.


  • Wayne State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1971
  • Michigan State University College Of Human Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • University Colo Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • University Of Colorado
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ptasnik has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ptasnik's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ptasnik to family and friends
26 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Ptasnik's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Really like this doctor appreciate the time he spends with you in his care his concerns always seem to be in my best interest and my wife’s
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Dr. Ptasnik is the Dr. You hope you will meet when you find yourself with a heart problem. He is not only kind but he gives you time to ask questions and not feel rushed when having to ask many more. I was referred to him from St. Anthony's Hospital after I spent the night in the E.R with a racing...more
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My mom passed away at 79 years old 3 months after having his heart surgery. She was very ill but I will always question if my mom should have had this surgery at this time of her life.
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My father and his brother died of atherosclerosis in their early 40's. I started having symptoms in my mid 40's and found myself getting an angioplasty when I was 46. Dr Ptasnik became my cardiologist then - and subsequently unclogged all three major coronary arteries in the following few years. He...more
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Dr. Ptasnik, has been my Cardiologist for almost 20 years. He has been, not only my doctor, but to an extent, a friend. Our relationship is not only one of professionalism , but he has made this relationship one of trust and friendship. I would recommend Dr. Ptasnik, to anybody and everybody. He...more
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