Peter Banitt, M.D., F.A.C.C., F.S.C.A.I.

Cardiologist, Interventional Cardiologist


With NWCI since: 2015
In practice since: 1995

Focus of practice: General cardiology and Interventional Cardiology

Education: University of Iowa School of Medicine (medical school),  Beth Israel Medical Center (internship and residency), Brigham & Women’s Hospital (fellowship)

Board certification: Interventional cardiology, Cardiovascular disease, and internal medicine.

Career highlights include: Legacy Teaching Attending Award recipient.  Named “Top Doc” by US News and World Reports. Former director cardiac catherization laboratory. Author/co-author of multiple scientific papers, primarily focusing on coronary physiology.  Spoken nationally and internationally on the role of PTSD on heart disease.

Favorite movie: The Matrix

Would most like to meet: Mahatma Gandhi, Sacajawea

Hobbies: Camping, horseback riding, improvisational comedy