Dr. Rafael Ason, MD

Dr. Rafael Ason, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 74
(5)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Rafael Ason, MD is a cardiology specialist in Hialeah, FL and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from Universidad Santiago De Compostela, Facultade De Medicina E Odontoloxia in 1968 and specializes in cardiology.

7100 W 20th Ave Ste 501

Hialeah, FL 33016

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Aortic Stenosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Mitral Valve Stenosis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Ason does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • 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
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Thoracentesis
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Universidad Santiago De Compostela, Facultade De Medicina E Odontoloxia
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Duval Med Center Jacksonville Regl Med Program
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1970
  • Duval Med Center Jacksonville Regl Med Program
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1971
  • University Miami Jackson Meml Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • University Miami Jackson Meml Hospital Va Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1972
  • University Miami Jackson Meml Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Ason has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Ason has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ason's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ason to family and friends
5.0
based on 5 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 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. Ason'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
Over 45 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Ason accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    Blue Select
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
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Hospitals where Dr. Ason has admitting privileges

Palmetto General Hospital
2001 W 68th St
Hialeah, FL 33016
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