Dr. J Antonio G. Lopez, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male

1070 N Curtis Rd Suite 125
Boise, ID 83706
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Dr. Lopez's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Dr. Lopez's Care Philosophy

As a preventive cardiologist, my goal is to educate health care professionals and patients to help put an end to the epidemic of atherosclerosis in the United States. We need to care for patients before they become ill. Areas of expertise: Preventive Cardiology, Clinical Lipidology, LDL Apheresis, Clinical Hypertension, Echocardiography, transesophageal echocardiography (TEE).

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
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  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Thoracentesis
  • Ultrasound, Cardiac
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  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, Idiopathic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Exertional Hypertension
  • Familial Combined Hyperlipidemia
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to Arg3500 Mutation of apo B-100
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to LDL Receptor Deficiency
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Dominant
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Recessive
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
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  • Labile Hypertension
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Primary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Syncope
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • White Coat Hypertension
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Background Check for Dr. Lopez

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Idaho.
  • 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

Awards

Media & Publications

  • Veterans Administration, Associate Investigator Award, 1987, 1987
  • Veterans Administration, Merit Review Award, 1989, 1989
  • Cum Laude Harvard Medical School, 1983, 1983
  • Alfred Soffer Research Award, American College of Chest Physicians, 1987, 1987
  • National Trainee Award, American Federation for Clinical Research, 1988, 1988
  • Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation Merit Scholar, 1983, 1983
  • Midwest-Trainee Award, American Federation for Clinical Researchand The Central Society for Clinical Research, 1987, 1987
  • Finalist (second prize), Young Investigators Award, American College of Cardiology, 1989, 1989
  • QT Prolongation and Torsades de Pointes Following Administration of Trimethoprim-Sulfamethoxazole., 1987
  • Effects of Sympathetic Nerves on Iliac Collateral Vessels in the Limb of Atherosclerotic Primates., 1991
  • Vascular Responses to Leukocyte Products in Atherosclerotic Primates., 1989
  • Effects of Atherosclerosis and Regression on Vascular Responses to Products of Activated Platelets in Primates., 1991
  • Vascular Responses to Endothelin in Atherosclerotic Primates., 1990
  • Effect of Intracarotid Administration of Ouabain in Dogs., 1988
  • Early Membrane Damage During Coronary Reperfusion in Dogs: Detection by Radiolabeled Anticardiac Myosin (Fab?) 2., 1983
  • Mono- and Polymorphonuclear Leukocytes Produce Endothelium-Independent Vasoconstriction in Normal and Atherosclerotic Arteries in Vitro, 1991
  • Effects of Atherosclerosis and Regression on Vascular Responses to Products of Activated Platelets in Primates., 1991
  • Mechanisms of Contraction Induced by Human Leukocytes in Normal and Atherosclerotic Arteries., 1991
  • Response of the Mesenteric Circulation to Serotonin in Normal and Atherosclerotic Monkeys: Implications for the Pathogenesis of Nonocclusive Intestinal Ischaemia., 1989
  • Effect of Atherosclerosis on Cerebral Vasoconstrictor Responses to Activation of Leukocytes and Platelets in Monkeys., 1991
  • The Acetylcholine-Induced Vasodilatation in the Blood-Perfused Rabbit Hindlimb in Vivo is Not Inhibited by L-Arginine Analogues., 1991
  • Activation of Leukocytes with Complement C5a is Associated with Prostanoid-dependent Constriction of Large Arteries in Atherosclerotic Monkeys in Vivo., 1992
  • Detection of Early Necrosis in a Canine Model of Low Flow Myocardial Ischemia Using 125I-Antimyosin (Fab?) 2., 1987
  • Acute Effect of Cigarette Smoking on the Coronary Circulation: Constriction of Epicardial and Resistance Vessels., 1993
  • Cardiovascular Risk and Dyslipidemia in Mexican Americans: Special Considerations., 2011
  • Assessment of Left Atrial Appendage Function by Biplane Transesophageal Echocardiography in Patients with Nonrheumatic Atrial Fibrillation:Identification of a Subgroup of Patients at Increased Embolic, 1994
  • Echocardiographic Features of Nonbacterial Thrombotic Endocarditis., 1987
  • Vascular Responses to Activation of Leukocytes After Regression of Atherosclerosis., 1992
  • Comparison of Coronary Vasodilatation with Intravenous Dipyridamole and Adenosine., 1991
  • Responsiveness of Iliac Collateral Vessels to Constrictor Stimuli in Atherosclerotic Primates., 1988
  • Effect of Early and Advanced Atherosclerosis on Vascular Responses to Serotonin, Thromboxane A2, and ADP., 1989
  • Vascular Responses to Platelet Activation in Normal and Atherosclerotic Primates in Vivo., 1991
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Education & Training

Medical School

HARVARD MED SCH
Graduated in 1983

Internship Hospital

Cedars-Sinai Med Ctr/UCLA
Complete in 1984

Residency Hospital

Cedars-Sinai Med Ctr/UCLA
Complete in 1986

Fellowship Hospital

University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Complete in 1990

Undergraduate Schools

University of California At San Diego
Graduated in 1985
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Lopez & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish
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