We found 97 providers with an interest in hypertension and who accept Coventry Gold $10 Copay OAHMO near Bryn Mawr, PA.

Dr. Mark Randy Edelstein, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
1999 Sproul Road; Suite 25
Broomall, PA
 

Dr. Mark Edelstein is an adult cardiology and interventional cardiology specialist in Broomall, PA. He has a 4.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. His areas of expertise include heart failure and arteriovenous malformation (AVM). Dr. Edelstein's professional affiliations include Bryn Mawr Hospital and Crozer-Keystone Health System. He is in-network for Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Edelstein is not accepting new patients at this time. Before performing his residency at Christiana Hospital, Dr. Edelstein attended the University of Maryland School of Medicine. He is conversant in Italian.

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Relevant Interests: , hypertension (high blood pressure)

All Interests: Consultative Cardiology, Hypertension, Arteriovenous Malformation, Heart Failure, Coronary Artery ... (Read more)

Dr. Julian Louis Gladstone, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
1999 Sproul Road; Delaware County Medical Center, Suite 25, Suite 25
Broomall, PA
 

Dr. Julian Gladstone's areas of specialization are adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Gladstone is especially interested in heart failure. He is professionally affiliated with Bryn Mawr Hospital and Crozer-Keystone Health System. He accepts Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Gladstone is closed to new patients at this time. He completed his residency training at Hahnemann University Hospital. He speaks Italian.

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Relevant Interests: , hypertension (high blood pressure)

All Interests: Consultative Cardiology, Hypertension, Heart Failure, Coronary Artery Disease

Dr. Debbie Louise Cohen, MD
Specializes in Adult Nephrology
250 King of Prussia Road
Radnor, PA
 

Dr. Debbie Cohen's specialty is adult nephrology. In addition to English, she speaks Hebrew. Dr. Cohen's clinical interests encompass kidney failure. She is professionally affiliated with Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP). After completing medical school at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, Dr. Cohen performed her residency at The Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital, Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, and a hospital affiliated with the University of the Witwatersrand. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , hypertension (high blood pressure)

All Interests: Pheochromocytoma, Hypertension, Adrenal Disorders, Chronic Kidney Disease, Kidney Problems, Kidney ... (Read more)

Dr. James Francis Francis Burke, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology
100 E Lancaster Avenue; Jd Lankenau Pavilion, Mezzanine
Wynnewood, PA
 

Dr. James Burke is an adult cardiology and nuclear cardiology specialist. Before performing his residency at Lankenau Medical Center, Dr. Burke attended Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College for medical school. Dr. Burke's clinical interests include heart failure and echocardiogram (echo). He is an in-network provider for Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, United Healthcare HMO, and more. He has received the distinction of Philadelphia Super Doctors. Dr. Burke is affiliated with Lankenau Medical Center. Unfortunately, he is not accepting new patients at this time.

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Relevant Interests: , hypertension (high blood pressure)

All Interests: Consultative Cardiology, Hypertension, Echocardiogram, Heart Failure, Coronary Artery Disease

Specializes in Adult Nephrology
100 E Lancaster Avenue, Mob West; Suite 130
Wynnewood, PA
 

Dr. Keith Superdock's area of specialization is adult nephrology. These areas are among his clinical interests: polycystic kidney disease, hypertension (high blood pressure), and lupus. Dr. Superdock is professionally affiliated with Einstein Healthcare Network, Phoenixville Hospital, and Associates in Nephrology. He graduated from Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College. For his residency, Dr. Superdock trained at Duke University Hospital. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO. He has received the following distinction: Philadelphia Super Doctors. Dr. Superdock's practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , hypertension (high blood pressure)

All Interests: Polycystic Kidney Disease, Glomerular Diseases, Hypertension, End-Stage Renal Disease, Anemia, ... (Read more)

Dr. Matthew Blair Hillis, MD
Specializes in Vein Disease, Adult Cardiology, Cardiac Electrophysiology
2010 West Chester Pike; Mob Wellness Center Ii, Suite 212
Havertown, PA
 

Dr. Matthew Hillis is a specialist in vein disease (phlebology), adult cardiology, and cardiac electrophysiology (heart rhythm). He is a graduate of Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons and a graduate of Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania's residency program. Clinical interests for Dr. Hillis include electrophysiological (EP) study, atherosclerosis, and nuclear scan. He honors Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Hillis (or staff) speaks Spanish and Greek. Dr. Hillis is affiliated with Bryn Mawr Hospital and Crozer-Keystone Health System. Unfortunately, he is not accepting new patients at this time.

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Relevant Interests: , hypertension (high blood pressure)

All Interests: Atrial Fibrillation, Cardiomyopathy, Consultative Cardiology, Edema, Hypertension, Heart Problems, ... (Read more)

Specializes in Family Medicine
2017 W. Montgomery Avenue
Villanova, PA
 

Dr. Lisa Freedman's medical specialty is family medicine. Her clinical interests include acne, psoriasis, and pancreatitis. The average patient rating for Dr. Freedman is 2.5 stars out of 5. She accepts United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate, in addition to other insurance carriers. Her education and training includes medical school at Eastern Virginia Medical School and residency at Montgomery Hospital, Norristown. In addition to English, Dr. Freedman (or staff) speaks Spanish and French. Dr. Freedman is professionally affiliated with Bryn Mawr Hospital. Dr. Freedman is open to new patients.

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All Interests: Psoriasis, Tinnitus, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Diverticular Disease, Diabetes ... (Read more)

Specializes in Adult Nephrology
510 West Darby Road; Second Floor
Havertown, PA
 

Dr. Maria Largoza, who practices in Havertown, PA, Newtown Square, PA, and Drexel Hill, PA, is a medical specialist in adult nephrology. Dr. Largoza's areas of expertise consist of kidney problems and dialysis. She is affiliated with Chester County Hospital, Bryn Mawr Hospital, and Crozer-Keystone Health System. Before performing her residency at St. Francis Hospital, Dr. Largoza attended the University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery for medical school. She is in-network for Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. She has received the following distinction: "Top Doctor" in Nephrology, Main Line Today. Dr. Largoza has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , hypertension (high blood pressure)

All Interests: Renal Biopsy, Hypertension, Dialysis, Kidney Problems

Dr. Marc Ira Harwood, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
825 Old Lancaster Road; Suite 200
Bryn Mawr, PA
 

Dr. Marc Harwood's areas of specialization are family medicine and sports medicine. His clinical interests include lower back strain, torticollis, and cystocele (bladder prolapse). He is affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Bryn Mawr Hospital. Dr. Harwood takes United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Harwood is accepting new patients. Before completing his residency at Jefferson University Hospitals, Dr. Harwood attended medical school at Temple University School of Medicine. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Harwood include: Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2016,2015,2014,2013,2012,2011 and Philadelphia Super Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , hypertension (high blood pressure)

All Interests: Depression, Cystocele, Elbow Pain, Sports Health, ACL Injury, Knee Pain, Neck Pain, Bursitis, ... (Read more)

Dr. Roy Dennis Bloom, MD
Specializes in Adult Nephrology
250 King of Prussia Road
Radnor, PA
 

Dr. Roy Bloom's specialty is adult nephrology. He graduated from the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg. For his professional training, Dr. Bloom completed residency programs at The Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital and Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia. Dr. Bloom's areas of expertise include the following: hepatitis, pancreas transplant, and glomerular diseases. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE. Dr. Bloom has received distinctions including Philadelphia Super Doctors and Recognized in Philadelphia Magazine 's Top Docs issue. He is professionally affiliated with Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP).

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Relevant Interests: , hypertension (high blood pressure)

All Interests: Hepatitis, Glomerular Diseases, Pancreas Transplant, Hypertension, Kidney Transplant, Kidney ... (Read more)

Dr. Erin A. OMalley OMalley, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology
100 East Lancaster Avenue; Lankenau Heart Pavilion, Mezzanine Level
Wynnewood, PA
 

Dr. Erin Tysko specializes in adult cardiology and nuclear cardiology and practices in Philadelphia, PA, Plymouth Meeting, PA, and Wynnewood, PA. She is a graduate of MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine. Dr. Tysko trained at Hahnemann University Hospital for residency. Her areas of expertise include the following: heart valve disease, nuclear scan, and heart attack. She takes Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, United Healthcare HMO, and more. Dr. Tysko is affiliated with Lankenau Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , hypertension (high blood pressure)

All Interests: Atrial Fibrillation, Electrocardiogram, Chest Pain, Cardiomyopathy, Consultative Cardiology, Heart ... (Read more)

Dr. Francis Peter Day, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Vein Disease, Interventional Cardiology
830 Old Lancaster Road, Mob North; Suite 305
Bryn Mawr, PA
 

Dr. Francis Day is a specialist in vein disease (phlebology), adult cardiology, and interventional cardiology. Dr. Day has received a 4.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Day include heart failure and endovascular disease. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Bryn Mawr Medical Specialists and Bryn Mawr Hospital. Dr. Day accepts Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Unfortunately, he is not currently accepting new patients. After completing medical school at Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College, he performed his residency at Penn State Hershey Medical Center. He has received the distinction of Philadelphia Super Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , hypertension (high blood pressure)

All Interests: Consultative Cardiology, Hypertension, Venous Disease, Endovascular Disease, Peripheral Artery ... (Read more)

Dr. Wendy Elizabeth Fuhr, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine
1991 Sproul Road; Suite 300
Broomall, PA
 

Dr. Wendy Fuhr's area of specialization is family medicine. She has received a 3.5 out of 5 star rating by her patients. Her areas of expertise include the following: acne, lupus, and lyme disease. Dr. Fuhr is professionally affiliated with Bryn Mawr Hospital. Dr. Fuhr takes United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate, as well as other insurance carriers. She is accepting new patients. She attended medical school at Albany Medical College. She trained at Albany Medical Center for her residency.

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Relevant Interests: , hypertension (high blood pressure)

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Dr. Lawrence Benjamin Holzman, MD
Specializes in Adult Nephrology
3900 Woodland Avenue
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Lawrence Holzman's area of specialization is adult nephrology. Areas of expertise for Dr. Holzman include systemic vasculitis, polycystic kidney disease, and lupus nephritis. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School. For his residency, Dr. Holzman trained at a hospital affiliated with MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine, Allegheny University. Dr. Holzman has received distinctions including Philadelphia Super Doctors; Recognized by America's Top Doctors, 2012-14; and Recognized by Best Doctors in America 2003. 2011-2016. He is affiliated with Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), Philadelphia VA Medical Center, and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , hypertension (high blood pressure)

All Interests: Polycystic Kidney Disease, Glomerulonephritis, Glomerular Diseases, Nephrotic Syndrome, ... (Read more)

Dr. Jay William Hubsher, MD
Specializes in Adult Nephrology
501 South 54th Street; Mob, Room 227
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Jay Hubsher, who practices in Darby, PA, Springfield, PA, and Philadelphia, PA, is a medical specialist in adult nephrology. His areas of expertise include chronic kidney failure, renal artery stenosis, and kidney stones. He is professionally affiliated with Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital, Riddle Hospital, and Crozer-Keystone Health System. Coventry, Aetna HSA, and Coventry HSA are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Hubsher honors. His practice is open to new patients. Before performing his residency at Hahnemann University Hospital and Monmouth Medical Center, Dr. Hubsher attended MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , hypertension (high blood pressure)

All Interests: Glomerular Diseases, Ultrasound, Kidney Stones, Edema, Hypertension, Renal Artery Stenosis, ... (Read more)

Specializes in Adult Nephrology
Nephrology Associates; Lankenau Mob West, Suite 130
Wynnewood, PA
 

Dr. Umber Burhan is an adult nephrology specialist in Wynnewood, PA, East Norriton, PA, and Phoenixville, PA. In her practice, she is particularly interested in hypertension (high blood pressure) and kidney problems. Dr. Burhan's hospital/clinic affiliations include Einstein Healthcare Network, Phoenixville Hospital, and Associates in Nephrology. She accepts Coventry, Aetna HSA, Coventry HSA, and more. She is open to new patients. She graduated from King Edward Medical University. Dr. Burhan's residency was performed at Lankenau Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , hypertension (high blood pressure)

All Interests: Hypertension, Kidney Problems

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What is High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)?

The heart pumps blood through stretchy tubes called arteries to all the tissues of the body. The force of the blood moving through those tubes is called blood pressure. If blood pressure is too high, and the tubes stretch out too far, serious symptoms can sometimes develop. The heart has to work harder to pump blood into stretched vessels, and this can lead to damage to the heart muscle. Blood vessels can be weakened by overstretching, and can burst open. This causes a stroke or aneurysm. Sometimes arteries under high blood pressure develop tiny tears along their surface. These rough edges can attract platelets, forming a clot. Clots can block arteries and cause tissue damage to the areas beyond the clot, if they don’t get enough oxygen. If the clot blocks an artery entirely it can cause a heart attack or stroke.

Blood pressure is measured by two numbers, called systolic and diastolic, which are written one over the other. The top number, systolic, measures the pressure inside the arteries when the heart is contracting. The bottom number, diastolic, measures pressure when the heart is relaxed and refilling. A healthy blood pressure is considered to be less than 120/80 mmHg. Blood pressure over 140/90 mmHg usually requires treatment.

High blood pressure can sometimes be managed with lifestyle changes such as a healthy diet low in sodium, exercise, losing weight, quitting smoking, and reducing stress. If that is not enough, there are medications such as beta-blockers and ACE inhibitors that can help.

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