Dr. Walter Ramirez, MD

Dr. Walter Ramirez, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 48
(7)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Walter Ramirez, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Miami, FL. He is 48 years old and has been practicing for 25 years.

11760 SW 40th St # 622-A

Miami, FL 33175

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Medica
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
very high
more than 95% of peers
Cardiovascular Stress Test
very high
more than 91% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ramirez "Walter Ramirez MD Cardiology's Philosophy is to be committed to high professional care, treating each patient as we would treat a member of our own family, personally and clinically."
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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • 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
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pulmonary Valve Surgery
  • Stress Echocardiogram
  • Thrombolysis
  • Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)
  • Transthoracic Echocardiography (TTE)
  • Ultrasound, Cardiac
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

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

  • University Of San Carlos De Guatemala
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • University Of San Carlos/ Health Services Department
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • New York Medical College/ Metropolitan Hospital Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • New York Medical College/ Metropolitan Hospital Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Mount Sinai Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ramirez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ramirez's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ramirez to family and friends
4.4
based on 7 total reviews
Dr. Ramirez'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
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Dr. Ramirez accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Medica
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Neighborhood Health Partnership
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Ramirez has admitting privileges

University of Miami Hospital
1400 NW 12th Ave
Miami, FL 33136
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South Miami Hospital
6200 SW 73rd St
South Miami, FL 33143
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Kendall Regional Medical Center
11750 SW 40th St
Miami, FL 33175
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