Dr. Alexandru Costea, MD

Dr. Alexandru Costea, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 45
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Dr. Alexandru Costea, MD is a cardiology specialist in Cincinnati, OH and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Carol Davila Medical School in 1997 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

222 Piedmont Ave Ste 4000

Cincinnati, OH 45219

Contact Information

(513) 475-8521

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Costea performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 95% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 91% of peers
Atrial Flutter
very high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Costea's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

52  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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18  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Carol Davila Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Costea has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Costea's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Costea to family and friends
15 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Costea's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Horrible Dr. Abrupt, rude, no eye contact. I asked for a medication review which wasn't done. He minimized my concerns about my health to the point of implying I shouldn't be there. My Father & his brother died from heart failure in their mid forties. I have tachycardia. I have illnesses that...more
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I had a very serious VT/VF condition leaving me in cardiac arrest several times. I underwent an extensive ventricular ablation procedure with the Impella 2.5 ventricular assist pump. I have a long and very checkered cardiac history including a bypass, 2 stents, 2 atrial ablations, MVP and CHF. Dr....more
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I wish i could give zero stars!!. He's an arrogant physician, doesn't take time to discuss. Showed up one hour late for clinic.
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I would definitely recommend him to family and friends. He is a very professional and compassionate individual who gives you your best options and explains them in layman's terms so one can make an informed decision. He and his staff are very friendly and helpful. I arrived a couple of minutes...more
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