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About Dr. Peter A Shaftel

Dr. Peter A Shaftel, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Jenkintown, PA. He has 32 years of experience. His specialties include Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease. Dr. Shaftel is affiliated with Abington Jefferson Health. He speaks English.

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4 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Peter A Shaftel is Excellent. Dr. Peter A Shaftel has been rated by 4 patients. From those 4 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Peter A Shaftel is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Penn Cardiac Care Huntingdon Valley

1650 Huntingdon Pike Ste 252
Jenkintown, PA 19046
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Dr. Peter A Shaftel has the following 2 specialties

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Peter A Shaftel has the following 17 expertise

  • Atherosclerosis
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • Heart Diseases
  • Chest Pain (Angina)
  • Stroke
  • Hypertension
  • Heart Attack
  • High Cholesterol
  • Heart Failure
  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Blood Clot
  • Arrhythmia
  • Heart Block
  • Unstable Angina
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Edema
  • Fainting (Syncope)

Dr. Peter A Shaftel has 0 board certified specialties

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Shaftel is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    32 Years Experience

  • Weill Cornell Medical College

    Graduated in 1986

  • New York Presbyterian Hospital


  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Peter A Shaftel accepts the following insurance providers.

  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross
    • Capital BC PPO
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry HealthAmerica HMO
    • Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Highmark BCBS
    • Highmark Community Blue PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC
    • IBC Keystone HMO POS
    • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • QualCare
    • QualCare HMO
    • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Penn Cardiac Care Huntingdon Valley, 1650 Huntingdon Pike Ste 252, Jenkintown, PA
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