Dr. Peter Lee Zwerner MD Cardiologist

Dr. Peter Zwerner is a cardiologist in Charleston, South Carolina and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Bon Secours St. Francis Xavier Hospital and East Cooper Medical Center. He received his medical degree from George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and has been in practice for 32 years. Dr. Zwerner accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 19 doctors at Bon Secours St. Francis Xavier Hospital and one of 7 at East Cooper Medical Center who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Education & Medical Training

University of Massachusetts
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1982–1985

University of Massachusetts
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1985–1988

George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Class of 1982

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

SC State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Influence of observer experience and training on proficiency in coronary CT angiography interpretation.
Herzog, C.,Kerl, J. M.,De Rosa, S.,Tekin, T.,Boehme, E.,Liem, S.,Scheuchenzuber, M.,Kim, H. R.,Bauer, R. W.,Silverman, J. R.,Zwerner, P. L.,Ackermann, H.,Vogl, T. J.,Schoepf, U. J.

Can Coronary Artery Anomalies Be Detected on CT Calcium Scoring Studies?
Maddux, P. T.,Schoepf, U. J.,Zwerner, P. L.,Krazinski, A. W.,Berghaus, T. M.,Morris, P. B.,Thilo, C.

Coronary CT Angiography versus Conventional Cardiac Angiography for Therapeutic Decision Making in Patients with High Likelihood of Coronary Artery Disease.
Moscariello, A., Vliegenthart, R., Schoepf, U. J., Nance, J. W., Zwerner, P. L., Meyer, M., Townsend, J. C., Fernandes, V., Steinberg, D. H., Fink, C., Oudkerk, M., Bonomo, L., O'Brien, T. X., Henzler, T.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Minnesota Blue Cross Accord
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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