Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Howard Weitz, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Professor
Director, Division of Cardiology
Bernard L. Segal Professor of Clinical Cardiology


Make An Appointment

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Office Locations

925 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-5050
Fax: (215) 955-2179

Medical Services

Years in Practice


Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Awards and Honors

Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2015,2014,2013,2012,2011,2010


  • Jefferson Medical College, Medical School


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Recent Publications

Venous thrombosis and cancer: What would Dr. Trousseau teach today?

2016 ACC Lifelong Learning Competencies for General Cardiologists: A Report of the ACC Competency Management Committee

The Consult Guys - A Real Headache: Anticoagulation and A Subdural Hematoma

The Consult Guys--Homans Sign: A Sign of What?

The Consult Guys--CHADS, SHMADS: What's All This About Anticoagulation?

The Consult Guys--VTE: Is There Cancer?

The Consult Guys - Excluding the Diagnosis of Pulmonary Embolism: Is There a Magic Ball?

2015 ACC/AHA/HRS Advanced Training Statement on Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology (A Revision of the ACC/AHA 2006 Update of the Clinical Competence Statement on Invasive Electrophysiology Studies, Catheter Ablation, and Cardioversion)

The consult guys - a case of hypertension: overcoming resistance requires change

The Consult Guys - Strokes and Surgery: What and When Are the Risks?

The Consult Guys--Proceed to Surgery: Are You Kidding Me?

The consult guys - shoot from the hip? surgery with aortic stenosis

Anticoagulation? Antiplatelet? What's the Score?

The Consult Guys - Hands Up! Did You Cleanse Your Hands?

The Consult Guys--Controlling Hypertension: The Pressure Is Killing Me!

The Consult Guys--for the long haul: improving longevity after MI

The consult guys - the asymptomatic carotid bruit: not such a pain in the neck after all?

The consult guys--anticoagulation? Antiplatelet? What's the score?

The consult guys - twisted after surgery: what caused torsades?

The consult guys--too close for comfort? For how long must I stop this anticoagulant for an epidural?