Dr. Walter Hepp, MD

Dr. Walter Hepp, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
Dr. Walter Hepp, MD is a cardiology specialist in Sarasota, FL and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

1950 Arlington St Ste 400

Sarasota, FL 34239

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Heart Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Cardiovascular Stress Test
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Hepp'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.

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

2  Board Certifications

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

47  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
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • 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)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension


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20  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.


  • Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • New England Deaconess Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Presby University Penn Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hepp has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hepp's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hepp to family and friends
19 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Hepp's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

We had a horrible experience with this practice. My husband was berated DURING a heart procedure by Dr Hepp's associate, and then we too were dismissed by Dr Hepp. No followup was provided while we were in the hospital! It was one of the scariest experienced of our lives, very, very traumatic. ...more
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My husband was an Alzheimer's patient and a long-term patient of Dr Hepp. He was scheduled for stress testing and his annual work up (which in retrospect should not have even been ordered). Dr Hepp never touched base with me in the waiting room, he was so rushed due to lateness of his arrival)...more
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