Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Matthew V. DeCaro, MD

Matthew V. DeCaro, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Assistant Professor
Director, Coronary Care Unit

Specialties
Cardiology
Cardiology - General/Preventative
Cardiology - Lipid Disorders

Office Locations

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

Medical Services

Years in Practice

31

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Awards and Honors

Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2018

Education

  • Jefferson Medical College, Medical School

Internship

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Residency

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Fellowship

  • Thomas Jefferson 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

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

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.