Steven Pogwizd, MD, Cardiology, Birmingham, AL, University of Alabama Hospital

StevenM.PogwizdMD

Cardiology Birmingham, AL

Adult Congenital Heart Disease, Cardiac Electrophysiology

Professor, Medicine, University of Alabama School of Medicine

Overview of Dr. Pogwizd

Dr. Steven Pogwizd is a cardiologist in Birmingham, AL and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including University of Alabama Hospital, Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System. He received his medical degree from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and has been in practice 36 years. Dr. Pogwizd accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 108 doctors at University of Alabama Hospital and one of 97 doctors at Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Cardiology.

Education & Training

  • Washington University - Barnes-Jewish Hospital
    Washington University - Barnes-Jewish HospitalFellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1984 - 1989
  • Michael Reese Hospital and Medical CenterResidency, Internal Medicine, 1981 - 1984
  • Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
    Washington University School of Medicine in St. LouisClass of 1981

Certifications & Licensure

  • AL State Medical License
    AL State Medical License 2008 - 2021
  • IL State Medical License
    IL State Medical License 1981 - 2011
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Cardiovascular Disease

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 2012

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Grant Support

  • A Novel Canine Model Of Heart FailureNational Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute2009–2010
  • Sex Hormones Modulate Arrhythmogenesis In Heart FailureNational Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute2004–2007
  • Mechanisms Of Arrhythmia In The Setting Of Heart FailureNational Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute2004–2007
  • Mechanism Of Arrhythmias In The Setting Of Heart FailureNational Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute1998–2002
  • Mechanism Of Arrhythmias In The Setting Of Heart FailureNational Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute1991–1995

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    BCBS Alabama PPO
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    BCBS Illinois PPO
    CIGNA HMO
    CIGNA Open Access
    CIGNA PPO
    First Choice
    First Health PPO
    Great West PPO
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    Multiplan PPO
    Providence Health System Personal Option
    Regence Washington - Preferred Provider Network
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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