Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Howard H. Weitz, MD

Howard H. Weitz, MD

Jefferson University Physician

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

Specialties
Cardiology

Make An Appointment

Click to call 1-800-JEFF-NOW (800-533-3669) or

Office Locations

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

Medical Services

Years in Practice

33

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Awards and Honors

Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2015,2014,2013,2012,2011,2010,2018

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

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

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?

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