Dr. Carlos Cigarroa, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 54

702 E Calton Rd Ste A
Laredo, TX 78041
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Dr. Cigarroa's Experience

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Dr. Cigarroa's Specialties

  • Cardiology

Procedures Dr. Cigarroa Performs

  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
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Laredo Medical Center
1700 E Saunders St
Laredo, TX 78041
Doctors Hospital of Laredo
10700 McPherson Rd
Laredo, TX 78045

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  • Yes
Carlos G Clinical MD PA
Laredo Office
702 E Calton Rd Ste A
Laredo, TX 78041
CARLOS G CIGARROA PA
CARLOS G CIGARROA PA
1420 Logan Ave Ste A
Laredo, TX 78040
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    Dr. Cigarroa's Experience

    Specialties

    • Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease
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    • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Thoracentesis
    • Vascular Surgical Procedure
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    • Aneurysm
    • Aneurysm of Heart
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Stenosis
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Atrial Flutter
    • Benign Tumor
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Heart Tumors, Benign
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
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    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Edema
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Thrombosis
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
    • Vascular Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Cigarroa

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Harvard Med Sch
    Graduated in 1987

    Internship Hospital

    U Wash, Seattle

    Residency Hospital

    U Wash, Seattle

    Fellowship Hospital

    U Tex Sw, Dallas
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Cigarroa & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Doctors Hospital of Laredo

    • Laredo Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    • 2 reviews

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    5 out of 5
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    very good experince. will visit with confidence

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    1 out of 5
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    This is horrible it's the third time he has full waiting room and he left and no one knows if he's coming back

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    Office Locations

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    Carlos G Clinical MD PA
    Laredo Office
    702 E Calton Rd Ste A
    Laredo, TX 78041
    (956) 728-8255 (Office)
    (956) 728-0400 (Fax)
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    CARLOS G CIGARROA PA
    1420 Logan Ave Ste A
    Laredo, TX 78040
    (956) 728-8255 (Office)
    (956) 728-0400 (Fax)
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