Dr. Carlos A. Leche, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 44

1601 W Reynolds St Ste 102
Plant City, FL 33563
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Hospital Quality

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Brandon Regional Hospital
119 Oakfield Drive
Brandon, FL 33511
South Bay Hospital
4016 Sun City Center Boulevard
Sun City Center, FL 33573

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Pinnacle Cardiovascular Associates
Pinnacle Cardiovascular Associates
1601 W Reynolds St Ste 102
Plant City, FL 33563
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    Dr. Leche's Experience

    Dr. Leche's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Cardiology
    • Interventional Cardiology
    • Phlebology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiology
    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Angioplasty
    • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
    • Cardiac Angiography
    • Cardiac Catheterization
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioversion
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Coronary Angiogram
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Echocardiography
    • EKG (Electrocardiogram, ECG)
    • Impella Device
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Nuclear Stress Testing
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Radiofrequency Ablation
    • Stress Echocardiogram
    • Thoracentesis
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
    • Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)
    • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
    • Vein Laser Ablation
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    • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Cardiac Arrest
    • Cardiac Arrhythmia
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Cardiovascular Diseases
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Heart Palpitations
    • High Cholesterol
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
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    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Edema
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
    • Secondary Hypertension
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
    • Vein Diseases
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    Background Check for Dr. Leche

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.
    • 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

    Universidad Francisco Marroquin, Facultad De Medicina
    Graduated in 1995

    Internship Hospital

    Michael Reese Hospital & Medical Center
    Complete in 1997

    Residency Hospital

    Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center
    Complete in 1999

    Fellowship Hospital

    Temple Univ Hosp
    Complete in 2002

    Undergraduate Schools

    Universidad Francisco Marroquin, Facultad De Medicina
    Graduated in 1991
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Leche & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Leche's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Leche has admitting privileges:

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    • Brandon Regional Hospital

    • South Bay Hospital

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Leche

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Leche to family and friends

    13 responses
    above
    national average

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    is confidential

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    Dr. Leche's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    12 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    13 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    13 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 12 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Leche
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    13 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    13 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    13 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    13 responses
    above
    national average

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    Office Locations

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    Pinnacle Cardiovascular Associates
    1601 W Reynolds St Ste 102
    Plant City, FL 33563
    (813) 413-1455 (Office)
    (813) 413-1454 (Fax)
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