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Thomas Jefferson University
Sidney Kimmel Medical College
Department of Medicine

Weitz, Howard

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Howard H. Weitz, MD, FACP, FACC

Contact Dr. Weitz

925 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-5050
(215) 955-9710 fax

Medical School

Jefferson Medical College - 1978


Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Board Certification

Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular Disease

Hospital Appointment

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


Most Recent Peer-Reviewed Publications

  1. The consult guys - twisted after surgery: what caused torsades?
  2. The consult guys--too close for comfort? For how long must I stop this anticoagulant for an epidural?
  3. The consult guys--balancing the medication portfolio 5 years after a heart attack
  4. The consult guys - clearing the air: when to stop smoking before surgery
  5. The consult guys--dressed to kill? Can neckties spread infection?
  6. The consult guys - a trip to the hardware store: is an MRI safe?
  7. The consult guys - spinal or general anesthesia?
  8. The consult guys--what does aortic stenosis have to do with heme positive stool?
  9. The consult guys--clean coronaries but a broken heart.
  10. The Consult Guys - NPO before surgery: how long?
  11. The Consult Guys - atrial fibrillation: how controlled is well-controlled?
  12. The consult guys - surgery with a prosthetic valve: what about the warfarin?
  13. The Consult Guys--blindness after surgery: can you see the answer?
  14. The consult guys: hyperglycemia: am I a control freak?
  15. The consult guys: green urine?!?
  16. The consult guys: perioperative risk assessment: can you get it right?
  17. The consult guys: a 23-year-old with a myocardial infarction: will you get the right diagnosis?
  18. 2012 American college of cardiology foundation/society for cardiovascular angiography and interventions expert consensus document on cardiac catheterization laboratory standards update: American college of cardiology foundation task force on expert consensus documents society of thoracic surgeons society for vascular medicine
  19. 2012 ACCF/AATS/SCAI/STS expert consensus document on transcatheter aortic valve replacement: Developed in collabration with the American Heart Association, American Society of Echocardiography, European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, Heart Failure Society of America, Mended Hearts, Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists
  20. ACCF/AHA 2011 expert consensus document on hypertension in the elderly: A Report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation Task Force on Clinical Expert Consensus Documents Developed in Collaboration with the American Academy of Neurology, American Geriatrics Society, American Society for Preventive Cardiology, American Society of Hypertension, American Society of Nephrology,