Dr. Peter Destefano, MD

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Dr. Peter Destefano, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Newtown Square, PA and has over 34 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus medical school in 1987. He is affiliated with Saint Francis Medical Center. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Destefano to book an appointment.

Dr. Destefano
3805 West Chester Pike Ste 100 Newtown Square, PA 19073

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Dr. Destefano's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hypertension
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Destefano treats Hypertension more than 43% of his peers

Dr. Destefano treats this condition more than 43% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Dexamethasone Sensitive Hypertension
  • Exertional Hypertension
  • Familial Hypertension
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hypertension in Pheochromocytoma
  • Hypertension, Adrenal Gland-Induced
  • Hypertension, Alcohol-Induced
  • Hypertension, Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis-Induced
  • Hypertension, Coarctation of the Aorta-Induced
  • Hypertension, Conn Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Corticosteroid-Induced
  • Hypertension, Cushing's Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Environment-Induced
  • Hypertension, Hyperaldosteronism-Induced
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertension, Nasal Decongestant-Induced
  • Hypertension, Renal Segmental Hypoplasia-Induced
  • Hypertension, Stress-Induced
  • Hypertensive Hypokalemia Familial
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
  • Labile Hypertension
  • Neurogenic Hypertension
  • Pediatric Hypertension
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Primary Hypertension
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Dexfenfluramine-Induced
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Familial
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Fenfluramine-Induced
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypoxic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Venous Hypertension
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • White Coat Hypertension
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Chest Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Destefano treats Chest Pain more than 42% of his peers

Dr. Destefano treats this condition more than 42% of his peers

Cardiomegaly
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Destefano treats Cardiomegaly more than 31% of his peers

Dr. Destefano treats this condition more than 31% of his peers

Dr. Destefano's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Coronary Cathertization With Robotic Assistance
  • 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
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

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(609) 695-2676

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Biography

Dr. Peter Destefano, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Newtown Square, PA and has over 34 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Education

1993
St Vincent'S Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1990
VA Hospital
Residency Hospital
1988
VA Hospital
Internship Hospital
1987
University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus
Medical School
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Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

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What are Dr. Peter Destefano, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Destefano frequently treats Hypertension, Chest Pain, and Cardiomegaly. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Destefano treats.

Where is Dr. Peter Destefano, MD's office located?

Dr. Destefano's office is located at 3805 West Chester Pike Ste 100, Newtown Square, PA 19073. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Dr. Destefano speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

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Practice

3805 West Chester Pike Ste 100 Newtown Square, PA 19073
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Destefano is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Saint Francis Medical Center

Trenton, NJ

56% Patient Experience Rating, 13% lower than the national average