Dr. Mitul Afiniwala, MD

Dr. Mitul Afiniwala, MD

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Cardiology  |  
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39 y/o
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Dr. Mitul Afiniwala, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Philadelphia, PA. He is 39 years old and has been practicing for 17 years. Read his story

Aria Cardiology at Frankford

5000 Frankford Ave Ste 1

Philadelphia, PA 19124
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Medicaid

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Top Care Areas

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

Congenital Heart Defects
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more than 76% of peers
Heart Disease
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more than 76% of peers
Heart Palpitations
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more than 75% of peers

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Dr. Afiniwala's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Afiniwala "Born in Detroit, MI Dr Afiniwala did his medical schooling from Pramukhswami Medical College in Gujarat, India. After finishing in the top 10% of his class he went on to complete residency training in internal medicine at Brooklyn Medical Center and Texas Tech University. His experience included a year of heart failure training at Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia.He completed his general cardiology training from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville in June of 2014. In addition to the cardiology board he is also both nuclear and echocardiography board certified. Dr. Afiniwala is excited to bring his expertise to provide excellent cardiovascular care and promote heart health to the community of Frankford in Philadelphia"

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Afiniwala "To provide compassionate and excellent patient care and to promote cardiovascular health with good lifestyle choices."
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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Adult Cardiology
  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease Cardiology
  • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular & Metabolic Diseases
  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases
  • Clinical Cardiology
  • Geriatric Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Invasive Cardiology
  • Nuclear Cardiology
  • Preventive Cardiology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • 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 Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Temporary
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Right Heart Catheterization (Swan-Ganz)
  • Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Pramukh Swami Medical College Karamsad
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Brooklyn Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Texas Tech Univerisity, Odessa
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • University of Tennessee, Knoxville
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Afiniwala has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Afiniwala's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Afiniwala to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Afiniwala'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
Dr. Afiniwala Says:

We take all of the feedback very seriously and continue to strive to provide you the best care possible.  I sincerely hope that you had a good experience and will be happy to address any concerns you have.  Thank you for your kind input.


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Dr. Afiniwala accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Medicaid

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Hospitals where Dr. Afiniwala has admitting privileges

Aria - Jefferson Health - Frankford
4900 Frankford Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19124
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Aria - Jefferson Health - Torresdale
10800 Knights Rd
Philadelphia, PA 19114
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