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 - the asymptomatic carotid bruit: not such a pain in the neck after all?
  2. The consult guys--anticoagulation? Antiplatelet? What's the score?
  3. The consult guys - twisted after surgery: what caused torsades?
  4. The consult guys--too close for comfort? For how long must I stop this anticoagulant for an epidural?
  5. The consult guys--balancing the medication portfolio 5 years after a heart attack
  6. The consult guys - clearing the air: when to stop smoking before surgery
  7. The consult guys--dressed to kill? Can neckties spread infection?
  8. The consult guys - a trip to the hardware store: is an MRI safe?
  9. The consult guys - spinal or general anesthesia?
  10. The consult guys--what does aortic stenosis have to do with heme positive stool?
  11. The consult guys--clean coronaries but a broken heart.
  12. The Consult Guys - NPO before surgery: how long?
  13. The Consult Guys - atrial fibrillation: how controlled is well-controlled?
  14. The consult guys - surgery with a prosthetic valve: what about the warfarin?
  15. The Consult Guys--blindness after surgery: can you see the answer?
  16. The consult guys: hyperglycemia: am I a control freak?
  17. The consult guys: green urine?!?
  18. The consult guys: perioperative risk assessment: can you get it right?
  19. The consult guys: a 23-year-old with a myocardial infarction: will you get the right diagnosis?
  20. 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