Dr. Michael A. Basnight MD Cardiologist

Dr. Michael Basnight is a cardiologist in Venice, Florida. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Doctors Hospital of Sarasota and Venice Regional Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Tulane University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 29 years. He is one of 26 doctors at Doctors Hospital of Sarasota and one of 14 at Venice Regional Medical Center who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: Interventional

Education & Medical Training

Maricopa Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1985 - 1988

University of Arizona
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1988 - 1991

Seton Medical Center
Fellowship, Interventional Cardiology, 1991 - 1992

Tulane University School of Medicine
Class of 1985

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Pulmonary venous flow velocity: relation to hemodynamics, mitral flow velocity and left atrial volume, and ejection fraction.
Basnight, M. A., Gonzalez, M. S., Kershenovich, S. C., Appleton, C. P.

Diastolic mitral regurgitation with atrioventricular conduction abnormalities: relation of mitral flow velocity to transmitral pressure gradients in conscious dogs.
Appleton, C. P., Basnight, M. A., Gonzalez, M. S.

Experimental pericardial effusion: relation of abnormal respiratory variation in mitral flow velocity to hemodynamics and diastolic right heart collapse.
Gonzalez, M. S., Basnight, M. A., Appleton, C. P.

See all 6 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueSelect
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United - River Valley Neighborhood Health Partnership
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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