Dr. Mitul Afiniwala, MD

Dr. Mitul Afiniwala, MD

CardiologyMaleAge 42

Accepting new patients

Dr. Mitul Afiniwala, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has over 20 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Pramukh Swami Medical College Karamsad medical school in 2001. He is affiliated with medical facilities Jefferson Torresdale Hospital and Jefferson Frankford Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Afiniwala to book an appointment.

Locations

Aria Cardiology at Frankford

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(215) 253-3875
Aria Cardiology at Frankford5000 Frankford Ave Ste 1 Philadelphia, PA 19124
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Dr. Afiniwala is affiliated with Jefferson Torresdale Hospital Philadelphia, a highly rated and top awarded hospital for cardiology.

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  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ See hospitals

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  • Explained conditions well (4)
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    He is very knowledgeable and very encouraging to his patients.
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Wait times
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
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    Experience and Background Checks

    Experience
    Background

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    No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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    Dr. Afiniwala's Top Procedures and Conditions

    Treatment Frequency
    Electrocardiogram (EKG)
    very high
    very high

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Afiniwala performs Electrocardiogram (EKG) more than 100% of his peers

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

    Heart Disease
    very high
    very high

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Afiniwala treats Heart Disease more than 100% of his peers

    Dr. Afiniwala treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

    Arrhythmias
    very high
    very high

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Afiniwala treats Arrhythmias more than 100% of his peers

    Dr. Afiniwala treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

    Rating Includes other areas of care:

    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Cardiac Arrest
    • Familial Atrial Fibrillation
    • Multifocal Premature Beats
    • Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia
    • Ventricular Fibrillation
    • Ventricular Fibrillation, Idiopathic
    • Ventricular Fibrillation, Paroxysmal
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    Dr. Afiniwala's conditions and procedures:

    • Abdominal Pain
    • Acidosis
    • Acute Bronchitis
    • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Acute Sinusitis
    • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
    • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
    • ADHD and-or ADD
    • Administrative Physical
    • Alkalosis
    • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
    • All Types of Food Poisoning
    • Allergic Conjunctivitis
    • Anal or Rectal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Aneurysm
    • Aneurysm of Heart
    • Angina
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Anxiety
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Stenosis
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
    • Arrhythmias
    • Arthritis
    • Arthritis of the Elbow
    • Asthma
    • Ataxia
    • Atherosclerosis
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Atrial Flutter
    • Atrial Septal Defect
    • Back Pain
    • Bedsores
    • Bladder Infection
    • Bronchitis
    • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
    • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Cellulitis
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Chest Pain
    • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
    • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pain
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Confusion
    • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Constipation
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Cough
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Dehydration
    • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
    • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
    • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
    • Diabetes Type 1
    • Diabetes Type 2
    • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
    • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    • Diarrhea
    • Difficulty With Walking
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Dizziness
    • Down Syndrome
    • Dry Skin
    • Dyslipidemia
    • Dysphagia
    • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
    • Emphysema
    • Endocarditis
    • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
    • Enteritis
    • Esophagitis
    • Fever
    • Fibromyalgia
    • First Degree Heart Block
    • Food Poisoning
    • Fungal Nail Infection
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastroparesis
    • Gout
    • Headache
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Heart Murmur
    • Heart Palpitations
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hernia
    • Herpes Zoster Without Complication
    • Hidradenitis
    • High Cholesterol
    • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
    • Hypercalcemia
    • Hyperkalemia
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypoglycemia
    • Hypokalemia
    • Hypotension
    • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
    • Hypothyroidism
    • Immunization Administration
    • Influenza (Flu)
    • Insomnia
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Joint Pain
    • Kawasaki Disease
    • Leg and Foot Ulcers
    • Limb Cramp
    • Limb Pain
    • Limb Swelling
    • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
    • Lipid Disorders
    • Liver Damage from Alcohol
    • Long QT Syndrome
    • Low Back Pain
    • Low Blood Oxygen Level
    • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
    • Malaise and Fatigue
    • Malnutrition
    • Marfan Syndrome
    • Migraine
    • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Mitral Valve Prolapse
    • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
    • Mitral Valve Stenosis
    • Mobitz, Type 2, Heart Block
    • Muscle Weakness
    • Nausea
    • Nosebleed
    • Obesity
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Overweight
    • Pacemaker Implantation, Temporary
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pericarditis
    • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
    • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Pneumonia
    • Polymyositis
    • Polyneuropathy
    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Prinzmetal Angina
    • Proteinuria
    • Pulmonary Edema
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Raynaud's Disease
    • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
    • Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Right Heart Catheterization (Swan-Ganz)
    • Ringworm
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Second Degree Heart Block
    • Secondary Hypertension
    • Septal Defect
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
    • Shingles
    • Shortness of Breath
    • Sick Sinus Syndrome
    • Sickle Cell Disease
    • Sinus Bradycardia
    • Sinus Tachycardia
    • Sinusitis
    • Skin Ulcer
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Smoking Cessation Counseling
    • Supraventricular Tachycardia
    • Swine Flu
    • Syncope
    • Systemic Vasculitis
    • Third Degree Heart Block
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thyroid Goiter
    • Tobacco Use Disorder
    • Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Tremor
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
    • Unstable Angina
    • Urinary Incontinence
    • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
    • Venous Compression
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Venous Insufficiency
    • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
    • Vertigo
    • Viral Hepatitis
    • Viral Infection
    • Wheezing
    • Wolff-Parkinson-White Pattern

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    Dr. Afiniwala accepts the following insurance:

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    Aetna HMO
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    Personal Choice PPO
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    National (BlueCard) PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
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    CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    HealthyBlue 2.0
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    Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
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    Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
    First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
    Medicaid
    MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

    About Me

    Care Philosophy

    To provide compassionate and excellent patient care and to promote cardiovascular health with good lifestyle choices.

    Biography

    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...Read more

    Specialties

    • 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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    Education

    2014
    University of Tennessee, Knoxville
    Fellowship Hospital
    2008
    Texas Tech Univerisity, Odessa
    Residency Hospital
    2008
    Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
    Internship Hospital
    2005
    Brooklyn Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital
    2001
    Pramukh Swami Medical College Karamsad
    Medical School
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    How can I make an appointment with Dr. Mitul Afiniwala, MD?

    Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (215) 253-3875, and for other questions, call (215) 831-2121.

    Does Dr. Mitul Afiniwala, MD offer telehealth services?

    Dr. Afiniwala has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

    Is Dr. Mitul Afiniwala, MD accepting new patients?

    Dr. Mitul Afiniwala, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Afiniwala's profile to make an appointment.

    Does Dr. Mitul Afiniwala, MD accept my insurance?

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    What are Dr. Mitul Afiniwala, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Afiniwala frequently treats Electrocardiogram (EKG), Heart Disease, and Arrhythmias. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Afiniwala treats.

    Where is Dr. Mitul Afiniwala, MD's office located?

    Dr. Afiniwala's office is located at 5000 Frankford Ave Ste 1, Philadelphia, PA 19124. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

    Affiliated Hospitals

    Dr. Afiniwala is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

    Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

    Jefferson Torresdale Hospital

    Philadelphia, PA

    67% Patient Experience Rating, 2% lower than the national average

    11 Awards Received

    Award Highlight: Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2019)

    Jefferson Frankford Hospital

    Philadelphia, PA

    11 Awards Received

    Award Highlight: Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2019)