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. 2016 ACC Lifelong Learning Competencies for General Cardiologists: A Report of the ACC Competency Management Committee
  2. The Consult Guys - A Real Headache: Anticoagulation and A Subdural Hematoma
  3. The Consult Guys--Homans Sign: A Sign of What?
  4. The Consult Guys--CHADS, SHMADS: What's All This About Anticoagulation?
  5. The Consult Guys--VTE: Is There Cancer?
  6. 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)
  7. The Consult Guys - Strokes and Surgery: What and When Are the Risks?
  8. The Consult Guys--Proceed to Surgery: Are You Kidding Me?
  9. The consult guys - shoot from the hip? surgery with aortic stenosis
  10. Anticoagulation? Antiplatelet? What's the Score?
  11. The Consult Guys--Controlling Hypertension: The Pressure Is Killing Me!
  12. The consult guys - the asymptomatic carotid bruit: not such a pain in the neck after all?
  13. The consult guys--anticoagulation? Antiplatelet? What's the score?
  14. The consult guys - twisted after surgery: what caused torsades?
  15. The consult guys--too close for comfort? For how long must I stop this anticoagulant for an epidural?
  16. In response
  17. The consult guys--balancing the medication portfolio 5 years after a heart attack
  18. The consult guys - clearing the air: when to stop smoking before surgery
  19. The consult guys--dressed to kill? Can neckties spread infection?
  20. The consult guys--is that hemoglobin high enough?