Dr. Sergio Cossu, MD

Dr. Sergio Cossu, MD

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Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology  |  
Male  |  
56 y/o
(22)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Sergio Cossu, MD is a clinical cardiac electrophysiology doctor who practices in Port Charlotte, FL. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 24 years.

Charlotte Heart & Vascular Institute

3340 Tamiami Trl

Port Charlotte, FL 33952
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
very high
more than 99% of peers
Arrhythmias
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cossu "Your Cardiologists for Life"
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Specialties

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Angioplasty
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Event Monitor
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Atherectomy
  • Coronary Stenting
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Electrophysiological Study
  • Electrophysiology
  • Heart Surgery
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Angioplasty
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Stress Echocardiogram
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors

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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

  • Seton Hall University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • Medical College of Wisconsin
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Columbia University / College of Physicians And Surgeons
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Columbia University / College of Physicians And Surgeons
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Temple University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cossu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cossu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cossu to family and friends
5.0
based on 22 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Cossu'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
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Punta Gorda FL |
He is very knowledgeable and informative. We always make decisions together. Listens well and educates. Very up to date on the latest technology.
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Port Charlotte, FL |
I had a pacemaker implanted in Dec by another Dr switched to Dr Cossu after talking with several friends. He made some changes to program and completely explained and answered all my questions. His staff was very helpful and knowledgeable. Left informed and satisfied.
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in Port Charlotte Florida |
Dr. Cossu is easily the most compassionate and caring physician I have ever seen. from my first visit with him I understood that he truly cares about his patients. He is totally involved with my care and has gone over and above to help me and to make sure I'm comfortable with the decisions we make...more
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in Englewood, FL |
Provides thorough explanations and education of condition and treatments. Kind, level-headed.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Cossu accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Cossu has admitting privileges

Fawcett Memorial Hospital
21298 Olean Blvd
Port Charlotte, FL 33952
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Englewood Community Hospital
700 Medical Blvd
Englewood, FL 34223
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Bayfront Health Port Charlotte
2500 Harbor Blvd
Port Charlotte, FL 33952
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Bayfront Health Punta Gorda
809 E Marion Ave
Punta Gorda, FL 33950
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