Dr. Mircea Petrina, MD

Dr. Mircea Petrina, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
46 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Mircea Petrina, MD is a cardiology specialist in Thornton, CO and has been practicing for 10 years. He specializes in cardiology, interventional cardiology, and more.Read his story

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Top Care Areas

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

Chest Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Congestive Heart Failure
very high
more than 94% of peers
Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Petrina'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.

Dr. Petrina's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Petrina "Born in Romania, Dr. Mircea Petrina received his cardiovascular training at the University of Illinois/Michael Reese Hospital, the University of Michigan and Wayne State University. He is board certified in internal medicine, cardiology, interventional cardiology and peripheral vascular diseases.Dr. Petrina moved to Colorado in 2009, and together with his colleagues from Western Cardiology Associates, is joining Aurora Denver Cardiology Associates in January 2015. Aside from practicing with enthusiasm in the fields of interventional cardiology and peripheral vascular disease, Dr. Petrina maintains teaching appointments at Rocky Vista University and Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences as an associate clinical professor. Dr. Petrina is dedicated to research and is currently pursuing a number of ongoing projects. He strives to educate and provide state-of-the-art cardiovascular care to the community."
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5  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Preventive 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*

54  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
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • 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)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • 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 Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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19  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.


  • University of Medicine and Pharmacy Iuliu Hatieganu
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • University of Medicine and Pharmacy Iuliu Hatieganu
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • St Joseph Mercy Oakland Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • University Of Michigan Health System
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Wayne State University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Petrina has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Romanian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Petrina's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Petrina's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I would like to take this time to tell you about my experience with Doctor Patrina. My visit to his office was just as smoothly as they can go. The entire staff was very concerned and accommodating to my needs. Dr. Petrina came in to the office on his day off to see me he explained a couple of...more
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I believe he is the smartest doctor I have - a nurse at the hospital said she would put her life in his hands with absolutely not reservations - he speaks very quickly which may lead some people to think he is brusque. He is super knowledgeable.
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I have recommended Dr. Petrina to my family and friends. His practice treated me with dignity,respect, and compassion during a challenging situation in my life. They put together a realistic plan to improve my health. I felt like they put me first in treating my condition. They truly went above...more
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Would absolutely recommend Dr. Petrina to friends and Family.
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This doctor was condescending & offensive by way of his arrogance & unwillingness to listen to the patient. Harsh bed side manner & interrupts. His knowledge is not up to date according to the American Diabetes Association-- he is still operating under very old data. He jumps to conclusions...more
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We are sorry to hear this and truly value your feedback. Patient experience is important to us at ADCA, so we will make every effort to address any concerns you may have. Your comments have been shared with Sherry, practice manager. If you would like to speak with someone about this experience, please call Sherry at 303-867-2460.

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