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R. J. Westcott, MD

Cardiologist
Languages: English
Accepting New Patients
Professional Statement
My focus is on providing high-quality cardiac care based on my education, experience, personal care and the appropriate expert application of technology.
Education
Institution
Type
University of New Mexico School of Medicine
Medical School
University of Washington
Residency
Personal Interests
I enjoy golfing, woodworking, skiing, Percheron horses and fine wine.
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease
Services
Clinical Interests
  • abnormal calcium score
  • abnormal coronary angiography
  • abnormal ecg
  • abnormal stress test
  • acute bacterial endocarditis
  • aortic stenosis
  • aortic valve disorder
  • arrhythmia
  • atherectomy
  • atherosclerosis
  • atherosclerosis of aorta
  • athletic heart syndrome
  • atrial fibrillation
  • atrial flutter
  • atrial tachycardia
  • atrioventricular block
  • autoimmune pericarditis
  • av nodal arrhythmia
  • bicuspid valve repair
  • blood clot
  • bradycardia
  • cardiac angina
  • cardiac arrest
  • cardiac catheterization
  • cardiac conduction defects
  • cardiac disease in pregnancy
  • cardiac insufficiency
  • cardiac risk assessment
  • cardiac sarcoma
  • cardiomegaly
  • cardiomyopathy
  • cardiospasm
  • catheter
  • chest pain
  • cholesterol disorders
  • complete atrioventricular block
  • complication cardiac catheterization
  • conduction defects
  • coronary angiography
  • coronary angioplasty
  • coronary artery anomaly
  • coronary artery disease
  • coronary artery fistula
  • coronary bypass graft
  • coronary stent
  • coxsackie endocarditis
  • diabetic cardiomyopathy
  • dyspnea on exertion
  • echocardiography
  • elevated creatine kinase
  • familial arrhythmia
  • family history heart disease
  • heart biopsy
  • heart murmur
  • heart racing
  • holter monitor
  • hypertension
  • hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
  • infiltrative disorders of the heart
  • in-office echocardiogram
  • in-office stress test
  • intra-aortic balloon pump
  • intravascular ultrasound
  • ischemic cardiomyopathy
  • left bundle branch block
  • left-sided heart failure
  • malignant hypertension
  • minimally invasive aortic valve replacement
  • minimally invasive mitral valve repair
  • mitral regurgitation
  • mitral valve insufficiency
  • mitral valve surgery
  • myocardial infarction
  • myocarditis
  • myxoma
  • pacemakers
  • palpitations
  • papillary muscle disorders
  • paravalvular leak repair
  • paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia
  • paroxysmal ventricular tachycardia
  • patent foramen ovale closure
  • percutaneous valvuloplasty
  • pericarditis
  • postural tachycardia syndrome
  • premature beats
  • premature ventricular contractions
  • preventative cardiology
  • prinzmetals angina
  • pulmonary edema
  • pulmonary valve disorders
  • pulmonary valve insufficiency
  • refractory angina
  • rheumatic mitral regurgitation
  • rheumatic mitral stenosis
  • rheumatic mitral stenosis with insufficiency
  • rhythm disorder
  • right bundle branch block
  • right ventricular hypertrophy
  • stent thrombosis
  • stenting
  • stricture of artery
  • sudden cardiac death
  • supraventricular tachycardia
  • syncope
  • tachycardia
  • tee
  • thrombosis
  • transesophageal echocardiography
  • transthoracic echocardiogram
  • tricuspid regurgitation
  • tricuspid valve disease
  • valve stenosis
  • valvular endocarditis
  • valvuloplasty
  • vasovagal syncope
  • ventricular tachycardia
  • wolff-parkinson-white syndrome
PATIENT RATINGS AND COMMENTS

The Patient Rating score is based on responses given during the CAHPS Patient Experience Survey.Responses are measured on a 10 - point scale, with 10 being the best score. These scores are then translated to a 5 - point scale in order to display results in a 5 - star rating.Comments are also gathered from the same survey and displayed in their entirety with the exception of any language that may be considered slander, libel or contain private health information, which will be removed prior to publishing the comments.

5.0 out of 5 (152 Ratings, 25 Comments)


100

06/26/2017
Dr. Westcott's manner clearly conveys that he cares about me as a person not just a patient. I always leave his office with a clear understanding of my health and the confidence that I am in good hands
100

06/14/2017
Dr. Westcott is always personal & caring.
100

05/27/2017
I always look forward to visit Dr. Westcott on an annual basis.
100

05/16/2017
Very good
100

05/01/2017
excellent care
100

04/28/2017
Excellent experience.
100

04/24/2017
after my triple by-pass surgery I feel extremely confident in the care that Dr. Westcott has provided for me. I can and have recommended him to several of my friends here in Port Townsend.
100

04/23/2017
I am not easily impressed or reassured, but I was immediately comfortable with Dr. Westcott.
100

04/19/2017
Dr Westcott was wonderful and I felt very comfortable and confident with our discussion about my medical condition. He understood me and my medical condition very well. He was excellent with explanations and took time to spell out words as I was taking notes. He had excellent "bed side" manner
100

04/19/2017
always very good
90

04/11/2017
All good!
100

04/10/2017
Excellent
100

04/05/2017
Dr. Westcott and his entire staff are top drawer, the best anywhere!
100

03/08/2017
I've never had a better care provider.
100

03/06/2017
My entire experience Swedish Heart and Vascular was nothing short of the highest level of professionalism
100

02/24/2017
Dr Wescott is beyond reproach in all areas.
100

02/08/2017
Dr. Westcott and everyone with whom I met were fantastic. I felt fortunate to be in such a highly professional and caring organization.
100

02/01/2017
Dr. Westcott has been a wonderful, marvelous provider for the past 30+ yrs.
100

01/25/2017
no bad experience
100

12/09/2016
Dr Westcott is truly one of a kind. He always recognizes my wife as well. He's kind and a generally awesome man. We truly feel well taken care of. His compassion and caring attitude is genuinde. We love him
100

12/07/2016
Dr. Westcott is an excellent physician and person, and I always feel very well cared for by he and his team
100

11/29/2016
Jeffrey Westcott is an exceptional physician in my estimation - I am the son of an eye surgeon and have known many physicians against whom I rate him -
100

11/16/2016
Exceptional,
100

10/05/2016
Dr. Westcott is personable, serious & concerned about his patients.
100

09/27/2016
I feel like I could not be in better hands.
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