Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Pasquale F. Nestico, MD

Academic Title: Adjunct Clinical Professor

Cardiology - Echocardiography
Cardiology - General/Preventative
Cardiology - Heart Failure
Cardiology - Lipid Disorders
Cardiology - Nuclear Cardiology

Make An Appointment

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Office Locations

1809-13 Oregon Avenue
Philadelphia PA 19145
Phone: (215) 389-3890
Fax: (215) 551-0368

Medical Services

Years in Practice


Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Methodist Hospital Division of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Jefferson Community Physicians


  • Temple University School of Medicine, Medical School


  • Hahnemann University Hospital


  • Hahnemann University Hospital


  • Hahnemann University Hospital

Jefferson physicians accept most health insurance plans, including those listed below. However, plan acceptance may vary by practice and may be subject to change. If you have questions about whether a specific physician accepts your insurance, please contact your insurance company.

Insurances Accepted

  • 1199
  • Aetna
  • AmeriHealth Comprehensive
  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth Major Medical
  • AmeriHealth Personal Choice
  • Blue Choice
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Cigna Healthspring
  • Cigna PPO, POS
  • CorVel
  • Coventry/Health America
  • Devon
  • Evolutions (Guardian Resources)
  • Federal BCBS
  • First Health Network
  • Galaxy
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Health America PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Inter-County Health Plan
  • Intergroup Preferred
  • Jeff Plus
  • Keystone 65 HMO
  • Keystone First/Connect
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Litigation
  • Medallion of New Jersey
  • Medicaid of PA
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan Inc.
  • Mutual Omaha Preferred
  • Oxford of PA
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • PlanCare America
  • Postal Workers/Mailhandlers
  • PPO Next
  • Preferred Care PPO
  • Qualcare
  • Teamsters Ins
  • United Healthcare
  • US Family Health Plan
  • s Comp

Recent Publications

Left ventricular myocardial injury and syncope due to pulmonary embolism in a soldier: Normal coronaries and novel pathologic electrocardiogram signs

Mitral annular calcification: Clinical and echocardiographic evaluation

Propafenone: A new antiarrhythmic drug

Congestive heart failure and ventricular arrhythmias

New Antiarrhythmic Drugs

Efficacy of oral and intravenous indecainide in ventricular arrhythmias

Antiarrhythmic agents for chronic ventricular arrhythmias

Relative prognostic value of rest thallium-201 imaging, radionuclide ventriculography and 24 hour ambulatory electrocardiographic monitoring after acute myocardial infarction

Effects of beta blockade on systolic and diastolic left ventricular function at rest and during exercise in patients with chronic stable angina pectoris

Cardiac arrhythmias in the elderly: Antiarrhythmic drug treatment

Flecainide: A new antiarrhythmic agent

Oral antiarrhythmic agents for ventricular arrhythmias

Bepridil hydrochloride for treatment of benign or potentially lethal ventricular arrhythmias

Implications of abnormal right ventricular thallium uptake in acute myocardial infarction

Systolic and diastolic left ventricular performance at rest and during exercise in apical hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

Electrocardiographic diagnosis of posterior myocardial infarction revisited: A new approach using a multivariate discriminant analysis and thallium-201 myocardial scintigraphy

Thallium-201 imaging in pericardial effusion

Diastolic mitral regurgitation in patients with atrioventricular conduction abnormalities: A common finding by doppler echocardiography

Coronary artery cardiomyopathy. Hemodynamic and prognostic implications

Relation of body habitus to the severity of mitral stenosis in women