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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Larry Latson is Average. Dr. Latson has been reviewed by 2 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 3 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 1.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 2.3
Bedside Manner 2.3
Spends Time with Me 2.3
Follows Up After Visit 3.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Larry Latson, MD is board certified in Pediatric Cardiology.

  • He has special expertise in 28 areas:
  • Aortic Coarctation
  • Aortic Valve Insufficiency
  • Aortic Valve Stenosis
  • Balloon Angioplasty (Coronary Angioplasty)
  • Cardiac Surgical Procedures
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease (Patent Ductus Arteriosus)
  • Coronary Disease
  • Coronary Vessel Anomalies
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Block
  • Heart Catheterization
  • Heart Diseases
  • Heart Failure
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
  • Intensive Care
  • Mitral Valve Insufficiency
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Multiple Abnormalities
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Education & Awards

Dr. Latson graduated from Baylor College of Medicine, Houston. He has 12 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Atrial Heart Septal Defects
Cardiac Surgical Procedures
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease (Patent Ductus Arteriosus)
Heart Catheterization
NIH New Investigator Research Award, 1983
Top Docs, Northern Ohio Live Magazine
1993, Co-Recipient, Best Teacher Award, presented by Cardiology Fellows at Cleveland Clinic
Innovator Award, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 2008
2001'2003, Strathmore's Who's Who, Strathmore Directories, Ltd
1994'Present, Best Doctors in America
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)


Dr. Latson has 14 hospital affiliations:

  • Memorial Regional Hospital South 
  • Memorial Hospital West 

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Additional Information
Dr. Larry A Latson MD is a male Pediatric Cardiologist, has 36 years of experience and practices in Pediatric Cardiology.
Where does Dr. Larry A. Latson practice?
Dr. Larry Latson has 1 office location.
Dr. Larry Latson practices Pediatric Cardiology near Hollywood, FL.
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