Dr. Stephen D. Turker, MD

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Dr. Stephen D. Turker, MD

Cardiology | Male

Heart and Vascular Institute-FL 646 Virginia St # 200, Dunedin, FL 34698 Get Directions

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Dedicated to the Pinellas, Pasco and Hillsborough counties for nearly 20 years, The Heart and Vascular Institute of Florida strives to ensure patients receive considerate, respectful and compassionate care while providing a complete spectrum of cardiovascular diagnostic and therapeutic servicesRead more

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4.7 based on 12 responses
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Experience with Dr. Turker
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
     (12)
  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
     (11)
  • How well provider listens and answers questions
     (12)
  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
     (11)
Dr. Turker's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
     (12)
  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
     (11)
  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
     (12)
  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes (11)
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Dr. Turker has been my cardiologist for several years. He is knowledgeable, friendly, and trustworthy. He has a personality that is easy to work with and easy to communicate with regarding issues. He is an experienced doctor with many years of experience. What I most like about Dr. Turker is that he is a regular person, not above his patients, and he is very likable.
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Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

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  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Abnormal Heart Beat
  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Acute Stroke
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arteriosclerosis
  • Artery Disorders
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bilateral Stroke
  • Blood Clot
  • Bradycardia
  • Bundle Branch Block
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Carotid Bruit
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Claudication
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Complete Heart Block
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenital Heart Disease - Ptosis - Hypodontia - Craniosynostosis
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Congestive Heart Failure, Left-Sided
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Difficult-to-Control Hypertension
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Edema
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Block
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • High Cholesterol
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Symptoms, Heart
  • Syncope
  • Tachycardia
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Tachycardia
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Uncomplicated Mycardial Infarction
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Hallucinations

Procedures Performed

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electrocardiogram
  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram
  • ACE Inhibitor or Beta-Blocker Therapy
  • Acute Stroke Intervention
  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Arterial Doppler Ultrasound
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Doppler
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Event Monitor
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coumadin® Management
  • Counterpulsation
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound
  • Diet Counseling
  • Dobutamine Stress Echocardiography
  • Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
  • Doppler Test
  • Echocardiography
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Electrophysiology
  • Exercise Counseling
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • PET Scan
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Stress Echocardiogram
  • Stroke Prevention
  • Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)
  • Ultrasound
  • Ultrasound, Abdominal Aortic
  • Ultrasound, Cardiac
  • Vascular Procedure
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Venipuncture
  • Venous Doppler (Legs and Arms)
  • X-Ray

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for Florida.

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  • 0
    Sanctions

    No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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  • 0
    Board Actions

    No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    What are board actions

Education

  • Medical School
    Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University

    Graduated in 1979

  • Internship Hospital
    Mount Sinai Hospital

    Completed in 1980

  • Residency Hospital
    Mount Sinai Hospital

    Completed in 1982

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Of Nc School Of Medicine

    Completed in 1984

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Turker's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Cardiology
  • Board certified in Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Turker's Office & Staff

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
10 – 15 minutes

Experience with Dr. Turker

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Turker's Care Philosophy

Dedicated to the Pinellas, Pasco and Hillsborough counties for nearly 20 years, The Heart and Vascular Institute of Florida strives to ensure patients receive considerate, respectful and compassionate care while providing a complete spectrum of cardiovascular diagnostic and therapeutic services