Dr. George W. Vetrovec MD Cardiologist

Dr. George Vetrovec is a cardiologist in Richmond, Virginia. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Duke University Hospital and VCU Health System. He received his medical degree from University of Virginia School of Medicine and has been in practice for 44 years. He is one of 219 doctors at Duke University Hospital and one of 26 at VCU Health System who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: Interventional

Hospital Affiliation

Duke University Hospital
Ranked #6 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

VCU Health System
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Virginia Hospital Center - Arlington

Education & Medical Training

Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1970 - 1976

University of Virginia School of Medicine
Class of 1970

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Interventional Cardiology

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

CO State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Elected Member, The American Society for Clinical Investigation

Publications & Presentations

2013 Society for Cardiovascular Angiography & Interventions (SCAI) Scientific Sessions
2013 5 8

Characteristics and Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Following Cardiac Arrest (from the NCDR).
Gupta, N.,Kontos, M. C.,Gupta, A.,Dai, D.,Vetrovec, G. W.,Roe, M. T.,Messenger, J.

Lower Hospital Volume Is Associated With Higher In-Hospital Mortality in Patients Undergoing Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention for ST-Segment-Elevation Myocardial Infarction: A Report From the NCDR.
Kontos, M. C.,Wang, Y.,Chaudhry, S. I.,Vetrovec, G. W.,Curtis, J.,Messenger, J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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