Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Matthew DeCaro, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Assistant Professor
Director, Coronary Care Unit

Cardiology - General/Preventative
Cardiology - Lipid Disorders

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Office Locations

925 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-5050
Fax: (215) 503-5650

Medical Services

Years in Practice


Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Jefferson Medical College, Medical School


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Recent Publications

Atrio-ventricular block from metastatic lung cancer to the aortic root

Plasma catecholamine profile of subarachnoid hemorrhage patients with neurogenic cardiomyopathy

Patient characteristics and predictors of mortality associated with pericardial decompression syndrome: A comprehensive analysis of published cases

Association between sympathetic response, neurogenic cardiomyopathy, and venous thromboembolization in patients with primary subarachnoid hemorrhage

Complex mitral valve endocarditis involving a left atrial false tendon

Understand the utility of preoperative stress testing in suspected heart disease

CSF catecholamine profile in subarachnoid hemorrhage patients with neurogenic cardiomyopathy

Inferior vena cava variation compared to pulse contour analysis as predictors of fluid responsiveness: A prospective cohort study

Decision Analytic Model for Evaluation of Suspected Coronary Disease with Stress Testing and Coronary CT Angiography

The changing face of postoperative atrial fibrillation prevention: A review of current medical therapy

Risk of major bleeding with concomitant dual antiplatelet therapy after percutaneous coronary intervention in patients receiving long-term warfarin therapy

Evidence-based treatment of chronic heart failure

The physician-hospital team: A successful approach to improving care in a large academic medical center

Narrow QRS complex tachycardia with a high-frequency potential recorded near the His bundle: What is the mechanism?

Chronic heart failure: Essentials of optimal treatment

Cardiac imaging

The Effects of Type I Antiarrhythmic Drugs on the Signal‐Averaged Electrocardiogram in Patients with Malignant Ventricular Arrhythmias

Physician's test ordering behavior as a function of justification of the test.