Dr. Vincent Caracciolo, MD

Dr. Vincent Caracciolo, MD

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Cardiology  ·  
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45 y/o
(235)

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Dr. Vincent Caracciolo, MD is a cardiology specialist in Saint Augustine, FL and has been practicing for 13 years. He specializes in cardiology, interventional cardiology, and more.Read his story

First Coast Heart & Vascular Center

1000 Plantation Island Dr S Ste 9

Saint Augustine, FL 32080
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Caracciolo performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Thrombosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 97% of peers
Vascular Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Dr. Caracciolo's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Caracciolo "Dr. Caracciolo obtained his Bachelor of Science in Biology at Clarkson University, where he graduated with honors, he went on to earn his M.D. from St. George's University School of Medicine. He completed an internal medicine residency at Yale University – Norwalk Hospital Program where he was the recipient of multiple awards including Resident of the Year for 1999 – 2000, Peer Award, Team Care Achievement Award and the Excellence in Emergency Medicine Award. Dr. Caracciolo completed a three year fellowship in cardiovascular disease at the University of Stony Brook, N.Y. "I enjoyed a very active and diverse medical training which included, not only top notch clinical instruction from medical leaders, but also had multiple publications in several medical journals including the Journal of the American Medical Association," said Dr. Caracciolo about his experiences preparing for a career in medicine. Trained in many aspects of cardiovascular disease including clinical cardiovascular disease, echocardiography, nuclear cardiology and invasive non-interventional cardiology, Dr. Caracciolo has a special interest in coronary artery disease, valvular heart disease, general medical electrophysiology as well as preventative cardiovascular medicine. Dr. Caracciolo began medical practice on the First Coast after practicing in Sarasota County for three years."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Caracciolo "First Coast Heart & Vascular Center stands as an all-inclusive cardiac and vascular practice. At First Coast Heart & Vascular Center we serve our patients with quality, compassion and integrity.

We have locations in Duval, Clay, St. Johns and Flagler counties.

Dr. Caracciolo is a founding member of First Coast Heart & Vascular Center, PA.

"I believe an informed patient is a healthier patient.""

3  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Nuclear Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

48  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Block
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Dizziness
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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12  Procedures

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

  • Clarkson
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • St George's University
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Norwalk Hospital Association-Yale
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Norwalk Hospital Association - Yale
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • State University of New York At Stone Brook Health Sciences
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Caracciolo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Caracciolo's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Caracciolo

4.8

Based on 235 reviews

5 Stars
93.19148936170212%
(219)
4 Stars
2.5531914893617023%
(6)
3 Stars
0.425531914893617%
(1)
2 Stars
1.2765957446808511%
(3)
1 Star
2.5531914893617023%
(6)

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Dr. C.is very personable. He seems to be very understanding and compassionate about his profession. I recently had open heart surgery for mitral valve prolapse. And he was thorough and helpful in assisting me to make this life changing decision.
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Not only the finest Cardiologist I’ve encountered, but one of the best doctors I’ve had the pleasure to visit. When I see him, I get the feeling that I’m his only patient. I had the unfortunate occasion to end up in the ICU for fluid build up around my heard. I went in for a minor procedure but...Read More
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My Mother & husband go to Dr. “C” , and now I am going also. He is a good listener, thorough, caring and has good eye contact. My friend and also Family Practice physician go to him also. Good reputation & Doctor!
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He is the best doctor I ever had the pleasure meeting with. He is compassion, kind and caring. He listens and helps. Thank God for a great physivian.
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I had wonderful care, with Outstanding explanation of procedures. I need multiple procedures done every year and truly can say, I look forward to my visits!
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