Dr. Alvaro Murcia, MD

Dr. Alvaro Murcia, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Alvaro Murcia, MD is a cardiology specialist in Pembroke Pines, FL and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Pontificia U Javeriana, Bogota in 1992 and specializes in cardiology.

18503 Pines Blvd Ste 303

Pembroke Pines, FL 33029

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Heart Palpitations
high
more than 85% of peers
Heart Disease
high
more than 84% of peers
Cardiovascular Stress Test
high
more than 81% of peers

Dr. Murcia'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.

1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

39  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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7  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Pontificia U Javeriana, Bogota
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Mt Sinai Med Center Of Fl
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Murcia has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Murcia's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Murcia to family and friends
12 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Murcia's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Doctor Murcia is one of the Doctors that is the most caring person every time that i go he review with me he's notes and ask me if anything new he is never in the hurry like others Dr.
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Dr. Murcia always shows that he cares and listen to concerns and always try to offer a solution. Awesome DR and staff. I highly recommend him.
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Excellent Doctor, I highly recommend Dr Murcia. I went to see him for a cardiac clearance for a surgery I needed, I'm a high risk patient, I had a Stress test and an Echocardiogram and fortunately I was able to do my surgery with no complications. The procedures were very well explained. All his...more
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I arrived before 09:00 for an 09:00 appointment and was made to wait for well over 2 hours to be seen. I believe this to be poor scheduling but having spoken to Joanna once I received their invoice she advised that this is standard practice. I do not mind waiting for appointments in general but...more
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