Evaldas "Evan" Giedrimas, M.D.
University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT
Internal Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center,
Harvard School of Medicine, Boston, MA
Cardiovascular Medicine, St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center, Tufts School of Medicine, Boston, MA
Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology, Northwestern University School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
Atrial Fibrillation, Supraventricular Tachycardias, Ventricular Tachycardia, Palpitation, Cardiac Ablation, Implantable Cardiac Defibrillators (ICDs), Pacemakers, Syncope, Heart Failure
Member, Heart Rhythm Society
Member, American College of Cardiology
Joined Cardiology Consultants in 2013. Accepting new patients in Pensacola and Gulf Breeze.
Watch this short vidoe of Dr. Giedrimas explaining how to maintain a health heart!
Meet your Doctor
What about your line of work do you find most rewarding and why?
My work allows me to achieve a great sense of satisfaction. I enjoy the opportunity to utilize my well-refined procedure skills with extreme precision. My extensive knowledge and my warm personality also result in high satisfaction achievements among all my patients.
What is something about you that only your patients would know?
I strive to be a great communicator by understanding patients’ expectations and concerns. It is an important step to be taken before delving into complexities of a disease and associated treatments. Health is a very personal attribute and I strive to treat it with respect and compassion while being grateful for the opportunity to provide care and advice. I contribute extensive knowledge and training with regard to the mechanisms of the disease, current treatment procedures as well as training in some novel techniques such as cryo-balloon AF treatment.
How would a patient describe you?
Warm, compassionate, happy, intuitive and insightful; trustworthy.
In your opinion, what’s the most important factor in a doctor-patient relationship?
I am very in-tune to patients’ underlying expectations. The ultimately goal in my interaction is first to understand those expectations and the reason for their visit. Subsequently, I strive to address those expectations and provide them my professional opinion of how to proceed further through a pleasant, reassuring style of communication.
What can a patient expect when they have you as a doctor?
Through my extensive training at various geographic locations, and life experiences, I have developed a broad perspective of treatment plans and doctor-physician relationship. It has allowed me develop a personal strength enabling to connect with a patient during clinical interactions. My approachability hopefully will instill comfort and ease to the patient while providing professional opinion and a deeper level of understanding to all of their concerns, reservations and expectations.
What are your top priorities with every patient you see?
I am very in-tune to patients’ underlying expectations. The ultimate goal in my interaction is first to understand those expectations and the reason for their visit. Subsequently, I strive to address those expectations and provide them my professional opinion of how to proceed further through a pleasant, reassuring style of communication.
Describe one of the top ways you ensure each patient receives the quality, personal health care he/she deserves.
I strive to treat each patient as a member of my family by providing them with respect ing their personality, background, and their time schedule. I want to impress them with my kindness and ability to not just listen but glean the true importance of their concern. Finally, as a proof of my highly competitive training, I want them to know that through our visit they are receiving top of-the-line care with my careful attention to new evidence-based updates, current guidelines and options for cutting edge treatments.
What lead you to join Baptist and Cardiology Consultants?
I am thrilled to be part of a truly great group of cardiologists and electrophysiologists. They have welcomed me as part of a family that strives to work together to deliver the latest advanced care in a complex medical environment. My wife, and our two baby children and are looking forward to forming strong community ties.