Dr. Vincent Caracciolo, MD

Dr. Vincent Caracciolo, MD

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44 y/o
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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

100 Whetstone Pl Ste 102

Saint Augustine, FL 32086
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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)

Learn about Dr. Caracciolo

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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

Dr. Caracciolo's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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 beagn 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

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Caracciolo to family and friends
217 total reviews (134 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (217)

  • 5
    (202)
  • 4
    (6)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Caracciolo'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (134)

Dr. Caracciolo is professional, reassuring, compassionate, and very knowledgeable.
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So far he has been the best cardiologist I have had. I have been through several in the past 4 yrs. His only downfall is he seems to be unprepared at times like he didn't review my chart before I walked in for my appt. He was reviewing it at the time of my appt. He wasn't aware that my diagnostic...more
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Wonderful doctor, truly cares about his patients..
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So thankful to have found this wonderful physician. He has been the only doctor to finally get my familial high cholesterol under control. I trust him with my life.
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Dr. Caracciolo is very knowledgeable and friendly. He is easy to talk to and explains tests and procedures in a way that is understandable. The staff at FCCV are all nice and very courteous to the patients.
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